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Homestead Meadows – Homestead Act of 1862

This is a great hike if you’re interested in learning more about early Colorado settlers.  Homestead Meadows was added to the National Registry of Historic Places in 1990.  If you want to see all of the homesteads, the hike is 9.4 miles roundtrip with 1,480 ft. gain/loss. Why are “Lion” and “Lyon” spelled differently? After climbing three… Continue reading Homestead Meadows – Homestead Act of 1862