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Paint Mines Interpretive Park

Paint Mines Interpretive Park

Purple, pink, yellow, and orange pastels coat brittle walls of clay inside a fantastic labyrinth of white-capped hoodoos. A small weasel tiptoes from a dark crevice and into plain sight, sizing you up before scampering back into its lair without…

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Visiting Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

Visiting Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

The name sounds like something from a fantasy novel: the Black Canyon of the Gunnison. One of the steepest mountain descents in the world, Black Canyon earned its name from the limited sunlight that’s able to shine through these narrow…

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