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Mining Buildings

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Mining buildings, such as this tram house with a pulley still lying in front, are abundant in Colorado. Although many won’t be around for long, as decay takes its toll. Old metal mining wheels and pulleys for conveyor belts might last a lot longer, even in heavy snows. It’s important to get outside and enjoy our backcountry while you can still see sights like this.

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