John Denver Sanctuary

John Denver Sanctuary in Aspen
September 1, 2013

The John Denver Sanctuary is a memorial to the singer-songwriter, who lived in the Aspen area and wrote several songs about Aspen, including “Aspenglow” and “Starwood at Aspen.”

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Hinsdale County Museum

Hinsdale County Museum
September 1, 2013

The Hinsdale County Museum features exhibits about the mining history and minerals of the Lake City area but is best known for its exhibit on murderer and accused cannibal Alferd Packer.

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Mayflower Mill

Mayflower Mill near Silverton
September 1, 2013

The Mayflower Mill opened in 1929 with the latest technology to recover gold and silver from Silverton area mines. Today, it’s a national historic landmark with self-guided tours in the summer months.

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Old Hundred Mine

Old Hundred Mine near Silverton
September 1, 2013

The Old Hundred Mine offers one-hour tours that take visitors in train of mine cars on a trip one-third of a mile into Galena Mountain to see a gold vein and crystal formations.

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Celestial Seasonings

Celestial Seasonings teapot
September 1, 2013

Celestial Seasonings, the Boulder herbal tea company, offers free tours showing how teas are blended and packaged. Don’t miss the pungent mint room.

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