Historic Sites and Attractions in Colorado
10th Mountain Division Memorial
The 10th Mountain Division Memorial is located at the entrance to the Ski Cooper ski area; just north of Leadville, Colorado. This memorial lists the names of men who gaves their lives while fighting with the 10th Mountain Division during World War 2.
This army post has been made popular because it served as a training ground for the 10th Mountain Division in WWII. Camp Hale also served as a POW camp and a training base for CIA agents who trained Tibetan freedom fighters in the 1950s and 1960s.
New Sheridan Hotel
This hotel is located in Telluride, CO. The New Sheridan bar was built in 1891. This historic hotel was used in the filming of the movie; Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.