“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Blanca, Colorado

Clickable Map of Alamosa County, Colorado and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Alamosa County, CO (36) Conejos County, CO (3) Costilla County, CO (3) Huerfano County, CO (2) Rio Grande County, CO (6) Saguache County, CO (4)  AlamosaCounty(36) Alamosa County (36)  ConejosCounty(3) Conejos County (3)  CostillaCounty(3) Costilla County (3)  HuerfanoCounty(2) Huerfano County (2)  RioGrandeCounty(6) Rio Grande County (6)  SaguacheCounty(4) Saguache County (4)
Alamosa is the county seat for Alamosa County
Blanca is in Alamosa County
      Alamosa County (36)  
      Conejos County (3)  
      Costilla County (3)  
      Huerfano County (2)  
      Rio Grande County (6)  
      Saguache County (4)  
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1 Colorado, Alamosa County, Blanca — "The Magic Dog"Los Caminos Antiguos Scenic & Historic Byway
The Utes called this valley “Tavi-we-a-gat” or Big Valley. They came here following in the footsteps of their ancestors along this Camino; their dogs pulled their belongings along the now paved byway. This fertile valley provided . . . Map (db m71876) HM
2 Colorado, Alamosa County, Blanca — Los Caminos AntiguosLos Caminos Antiguos Scenic & Historic Byway
You have entered the land of the Río Bravo del Norte, the northernmost outpost of sixteenth century Spain. To the Spanish people, the San Luis Valley was a wild and unexplored place known only to the Native people. Amidst the beauty and towering . . . Map (db m71878) HM
3 Colorado, Alamosa County, Blanca — Lt. Zebulon Pike's Southwestern Expedition1806 - 7
Travel the route of these explorers and read Lt. Pike’s own words from his journal. U.S. Army Expedition to explore the United States new southwest boundary with New Spain. The men: Lt. Zebulon M. Pike Dr. John H. Robinson Sgt. . . . Map (db m71882) HM
4 Colorado, Alamosa County, Blanca — On Sacred GroundLos Caminos Antiguos Scenic & Historic Byway
Isolated from the rest of Colorado, the San Luis Valley is often a forgotten place. For Native American tribes including the Utes, Apache, Navajos, and others, this Valley is a source of life - a place where humans and spirit enter and leave . . . Map (db m71875) HM
5 Colorado, Alamosa County, Blanca — Welcome "Caminante" to ...Los Caminos Antiguos Scenic & Historic Byway
¡Bienvenidos! Caminantes! Come! Take a walk with us. We know an old song, El Caminante, which tells of taking a long walk along the ancient roads. Like the first prehistoric inhabitants, you too are a ‘caminante’, or one who walks upon . . . Map (db m71877) HM
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Dec. 9, 2023