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Author Topic: Before US 50: The Rainbow Route  (Read 2433 times)

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Before US 50: The Rainbow Route
« on: January 12, 2020, 12:15:54 PM »

https://www.canoncitydailyrecord.com/2020/01/11/back-in-time-in-1915-when-residents-wanted-to-go-to-salida-they-traveled-the-rainbow-route/

The Rainbow Route ran between Salinda, Colorado and Canon City , roughly along what's now US 50
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Re: Before US 50: The Rainbow Route
« Reply #1 on: January 13, 2020, 04:14:23 PM »

I wonder how often you can see a rainbow from the Rainbow Route?
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Re: Before US 50: The Rainbow Route
« Reply #2 on: January 13, 2020, 04:15:21 PM »

I wonder how often you can see a rainbow from the Rainbow Route?

I'm sure you can somewhere. ;)
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Re: Before US 50: The Rainbow Route
« Reply #3 on: January 13, 2020, 04:29:07 PM »


I wonder how often you can see a rainbow from the Rainbow Route?

I'm sure you can somewhere. ;)

I assume you mean from an overpass.
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