Black Canyon of the Gunnison
ISBN: 1531645526
EAN13: 9781531645526
Language: English
Publication Date: Aug 12, 2009
Pages: 130
Dimensions: 0.38" H x 9.61" L x 6.69" W
Weight: 0.91 lbs.
Format: Hardcover

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The Black Canyon of the Gunnison River is one of the deepest, narrowest, and most inaccessible canyons in the United States. Very few explorers have ever traversed the 53-mile gorge in Gunnison and Montrose Counties. The canyon, one of the nation's wonders, has been the precipitous stage for an exciting history featuring Ute Indians, a narrow-gauge railroad, sensational explorations, and the construction of the Gunnison Tunnel--the first major Bureau of Reclamation project in history. The Black Canyon became a national monument in 1932 and a national park in 1999. Today it remains a crown jewel of Colorado's Western Slope.

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