Scenic Vistas - Colorado Photo Adventure
along with some geology

July 24, 2007
Photos were taken approximately 10 minutes by car, as the crow flies, from Cañon City proper.

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These reference links were active at the time this document was written.
They will not be maintained.

General Colorado Geology
Best of Salida
Overall Summary and Selected References Wayne I. Anderson
Colorado Geology Photojournals
Redbeds Sci Tech Encyclodedia
Rocky Mountain Geology South-Central Colorado James S. Aber, Emporia State University
Colorado Geology

Laramide Orogeny Powerpoint Presentation
Glossary for Garden of the Gods Geology
Major Tectonic & Geographic Features of Colorado
Colorado Plateau
Geologic Provinces of the United States: Rocky Mountains, Raising the Rockies, USGS 01/13/04

Time Scale
Colorado's Geologic Time Scale

Colorado Pueblo Petroglyphs First Tongue: An Ancient Global Language
Canyon Pintado
The Pueblo Chieftain, Sunday July 29, 2007
Southern Ute Indian Tribe

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