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Grand Lake in the Fall

I took the following photos in and around Grand Lake, Colorado during September 2011. I remember the actual colors being more vibrant so I used Adobe Photoshop to restore them.It’s scenes like you see in these photos below which keeps … Continue reading

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Grand Lake Colorado’s Unique Cemetery

On Thursday, Aug. 25th 2011 I took two nice ladies, who are staying in Anna’s Place on Grand Lake, to the Grand Lake Cemetery. Before stopping at the cemetery we drove up to look around Gaskill ( http://stories.grandcountyhistory.org/article/gaskill-and-wolverine-and-ruby-mines-0) . Gaskill, … Continue reading

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My Col. Gimperling Journey – part 6

  I believe this is the first time I found proof that Col. G had attended the USMC. It was not concrete proof but I felt it was pretty good evidence he was enrolled. I had a one week free … Continue reading

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My Col. Gimperling Journey–part 1

Click on the URL below and listen to my introduction. Steve http://www.mccookdirect.com/gimperling/gimperling-intro.mp3 Download this MP3 – (Right Click) It all started in September of 2010 when my Grand Lake neighbor, Bob Jackson from Houston, gave me an old padlock. The … Continue reading

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Looking for Fossil Rocks on CR 5

Last Friday, June 10th I got to practice my grandfathering with Ainsley on Grand County Road 50 past Byers Canyon. It was a real challenge trying to keep up with her until she thought she saw the eyes of a … Continue reading

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