History of the Aspens: in the Colorado Rockies


HISTORY OF THE ASPENS Every year about this time, Fall is ushered in by a flush of Aspen trees as their leaves turn to gold. Where I live in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, the particular aspen is called the “trembling” or quaking aspen. The broadleaf and the flattened stem cause them to flutter in…

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History of Garden of the Gods

HISTORY OF GARDEN OF THE GODS Colorado Springs is known for many attractions that make it a tourist destination in Colorado: the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Olympic Training Center, the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame, the 5-starĀ  Broadmoor Hotel, Old Colorado City, Manitou Springs, Pikes Peak, Glen Eyrie, even the headquarters of Focus…

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