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Redstone Castle and Coke Ovens, CO

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Difficulty 0.5 of 5
Distance One Way 3 miles
Trailhead Elevation 7,189 feet
Elevation Gain 177 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 3.59
Interest Ruins, Historic, Perennial Waterfall & Perennial Creek
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9  2015-07-23 AZLOT69
Author HAZ_Hikebot
author avatar Guides 16,883
Routes 16,068
Photos 24
Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
Age 22 Male Gender
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Sun  6:26am - 5:21pm
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This site was home to a wealthy coal magnate who built a Castle at this location. There were also several hundred coke ovens at this location as well as housing for employees. A ghost town until 2003 when the local historical society acquired the land and began remodeling the Castle for tours and rebuilding sixty of the coke ovens.

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2015-07-30

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    WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

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    State Highway 133 in Redstone, Colorado
    page created by AZLOT69 on Jul 30 2015 6:51 pm
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