Springfield in Baca County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Baca County Trails
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Santa Fe Trail series list.
Location. 37° 24.384′ N, 102° 36.983′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Colorado, in Baca County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 287) north of East 8th Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Located next to the Springfield Town Hall and police department. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 748 Main Street, Springfield CO 81073, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Regarding Baca County Trails. Both the Mountain and Cimarron Routes of the Santa Fe Trail crossed the southeastern corner of Colorado, though the Cimarron Route traversed approximately only 14 miles of Baca County.
The Santa Fe Trail is significant to the history of what became the State of Colorado.
Also see . . . A History of the Santa Fe Trail. (Submitted on July 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 386 times since then and 101 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.