Hiking Through History Colorado: Exploring the Centennial State's Past by Trail (Paperback)
From historic landmarks to early settlement sites and more, this book is the perfect companion for any hiker with an interest in history. Make no mistake--this is a hiking book first and foremost, complete with rich photos and detailed maps, but with added extras and sidebars detailing enough historical information to satisfy every curiosity along the way.
Robert Hurst is a native Coloradan who is just happy to be in one piece after working for ten years as a bike messenger in Denver. A 1990 graduate of the University of Colorado, he is the founder of Trails, the insider's source for mountain biking destinations in the Rocky Mountains, and is the author of Mountain Biking Colorado's San Juan Mountains (2001), The Art of Urban Cycling (2004), Family Biking (2015), and Road Biking Colorado (2005), all published by Falcon.