Looking north down Harrison Avenue, Leadville, ColoradoLEADVILLE, COLORADO - 
LINKS

Links to websites with information about 
Leadville, Colorado and things going on there: 

Newspapers
Leadville websites
Schools/Colleges
Regional resources
Hiking/biking/running
Skiing - downhill, x-country
Other recreation
Mining and mines
Accommodations
Weather
Real estate
Railroading
Photographs
Miscellaneous


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BY DAVE NANCE
   

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the old same place

2004 David B. Nance

 

 




Newspapers
:
Old cabin in Tennessee Park, north of Leadville, Colorado (w. Homestake Peak) 
     Leadville Herald Democrat - Leadville's paper since 1879.  Complete on-line edition . . .   
     Leadville Chronicle 


Leadville web resources
:
 
     LeadvilleUSA.com - the Leadville/Lake Co. Chamber of Commerce site.Lots of info, links.  
     Leadville.com  - Leadville online. A "sister site" of the FourteenerNet sites: 
     FourteenerNet -About Leadville - their Leadville site  
     Open Directory's entry for Leadville, Colorado  

 



Schools/Colleges
:
 
     Lake County School District  
     Lake County Intermediate School  
     Colorado Mountain College - Timberline campus  
     Gore Range Natural Science School ( in Red Cliff, north of Leadville)    
     Leadville / Lake County Fire Rescue



Snowsquall coming over the Collegiate Range into the valley of the upper Arkansas; near Buena Vista, Colorado
Regional resources
... 
 
     Peaks News Net - Links to Buena Vista, Salida, Poncha Springs info  
     FourteenerNet - Links to Buena Vista, Salida info 
     The Western Colorado Front Page - Links to the Grand Junction info 
     The Aspen Times  
     Vail Daily  

 



The old school in Stringtown, just south of Leadville. "Dist. No. 11".
Recreation
in the Leadville area:
 
     Attractions in the Leadville, Colorado area
     Mosquito Pass - also, Leadville Repeater Site on Mosquito Pass
     Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad
     Sugar Loafin' Campground  
     Mt. Massive Golf Course - The highest golf course on the continent.  

 



An old building along U. S. Hwy. 24,  just south of Leadville, catches the first light of morning. Mt. Elbert, Colorado's highest mountain, is at the right.
Hiking, Biking, Trail Running, Duathlon
:
  
     Leadville Trail 100 events       
     Leadville High Altitude Duathlon
     International Pack Burro Race   
     Hiking Trails in the Leadville, Colorado area
     The Mineral Belt Trail - About the Mineral Belt Trail
     Melanzana - polartec outerwear, made right in Leadville
     Bill's Sport Shop - sale and rental of recreation equipment

 



Leadville, Colorado, with Mt. Massive
Skiing
- X-Country and downhill:
 
     10th Mt. Div. Huts - overnight shelter for X-Country skiers 
     Ski Cooper - downhill skiing (at Tennessee Pass)  
     Piney Creek Nordic Center - X-Country Skiing (at Tennessee Pass)

 



Old cabin in Tennessee Park, north of Leadville, Colorado (w. Mt. Elbert) Mining and mines: 
     The Matchless Mine  
     National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum - Leadville  
     The Rise of Climax Molybdenum  and   The Fall of Climax Molybdenum

 



The Delaware Hotel
Accommodations and Eats
:
 
     Delaware Hotel - Wonderful old hotel. It's where I stay when I visit. For more, look here 
     Governor's Mansion - Guest suites in a Leadville Victorian
     Leadville Country Inn - Bed & Breakfast  
     Ice Palace Inn
     Timberline Motel and Apartments -  On Harrison Avenue. 
     Super 8 Motel  
     Leadville, Twin Lakes Lake County, Colorado Lodging Accommodations
     Leadville Colorado Lodging and Hostel - Leadville Hostel, Lodging in Leadville Colorado.   
     Golden Burro Cafe & Lounge
     Tennessee Pass Cookhouse  

 




Weather
in Leadville:
 
     Lake County High School web cam
     The Weather Channel   
     Weather Underground: Leadville Forecast  
     Weather Cams (not just Colorado!)  

 



Walking down one of Leadville's many alleys one morning, I came upon this brilliantly yellow garage.Real estate:  
     Aspen Leaf Realty - Leadville, Colorado real estate  
     Real Estate in Leadville (Centennial Enterprises) United Country Alpine Realty

 

 



The old Hotel Vendome building Railroading:  
     Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad  
     Ghost Depot - a railroading history site, w. pages on:
               Leadville area towns  - some great images (old photos, some nicely colored) 
     Article about the February, 1996 derailment on Tennessee Pass

 



The Scarlet Inn, on Harrison.  The splendid neon sign at the right in this image wasknocked down by a semi and has not been replaced.Images of Leadville, old and new:  
     Photos of Leadville, Colorado by Dave Nance
     The Ted Kierscey Collection - Early Images of Leadville, Colorado  
     FourteenerNet - Leadville Picture Album
     Leadville - "Ghost Town" - quite a few photos of Leadville (by Dolores Steele) here 
     Old postcard photos/images of Leadville - Colorado State Archives
     History of the American West - from the Denver Public Library - use the query form - search for "Leadville" 
     "Leadville" - History of the American West collection 
     Leadville Photograph File - from the Old Colorado City Historical Society archives
     Some shots from a biking trip

 



The east side of Harrison Avenue, at sunset. Miscellaneous:  
     The Temple Israel Foundation- Restoring Leadville's old Temple  
     The Leadville Cemetery information, photos  
     St. Vincent General Hospital
     Colorado Central Magazine on-line   
     The Leadville page - at  The Colorado Fourteeners Web Site
     Leadville National Fish Hatchery  
     Leadville Ranger District
     Leadville - Lake County Airport -- ( airport web cam )
     Some Leadville, Colorado History
     Leadville, Colorado History - Baby Doe Tabor, H.A.W. Tabor, Matchless Mine, Doc Holliday
     High Riders Snowmobile Club of Leadville
     Bigfoot near Leadville? 
     Xavier Cortada mural ("Hand In Hand") - at Lake County High School 
     The Ice Palace of 1895-1896
     babydoe.org -- all about Baby Doe Tabor
     www.babydoetabor.com -- another Baby Doe site
     A photo essay about Leadville

 



Bear Lake; Rocky Mountain National ParkColorado stuff...  
     Yahoo's huge list of Colorado links   

Images, Colorado:
     Mt. Princeton cam - live cams of Mt. Princeton
     Colorado Mountain Cameras  - CO ski areas    

National Parks and Monuments (incl. some of my favorites)  
     Colorado National Monument  
     Mesa Verde National Park  
     Rocky Mountain National Park  - 
     another RMNP site

 

 


PHOTOGRAPHY
BY DAVE NANCE
   

   PLACES  :   THE WEST  :   LEADVILLE  :

   ABOUT LEADVILLE    |     IMAGES     |     LINKS

CONTACT

 

the old same place

2004 David B. Nance

 

 

 

 

 

the old same place