Workers Union Cemetery, Monte Vista, Colorado

Workers Union Cemetery in Monte Vista, Colorado

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Hillside Cemetery, Fort Lupton, Colorado

Cemetery and fracking in Fort Lupton, Colorado

Brethren Church Cemetery II, Hygiene, Colorado

On another bicycle ride to Hygiene Market and back, TC and I stopped on the other side of the road to see the other half of Brethren Church Cemetery. Photos like this are why I love cemetery visits: “She is not dead/ but sleepeth.” Little Lizzie Lot of dead babies, Freemasons, and Oddfellows–typical of the…

Elk Mountain Cemetery, Steamboat Springs, CO

The first cemetery we saw on this trip was not an actual cemetery. It was carnage from poachers on an isolated campground outside of Buena Vista, CO. We continued onto Leadville that night instead of camping. Two days later, we explored Elk Mountain Cemetery in Steamboat Springs: literally right off the main drag in Steamboat,…

Niwot Cemetery, Niwot, CO

Good ol’ Niwot, a tiny town between Longmont and Boulder, has a cemetery that’s a state historical site.   There are also a bunch of children from the 1890s who died in Niwot.   Real Western graves   Someone had planted a bunch of tulips around the cemetery at one point. They’ve spread thickly between…