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Yahoo Travel, July 20, 2015
https://www.yahoo.com/travel/10-best-secret-us-road-trips-124620635737.html

The Daily Sentinel, July 1, 2015
http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/unaweep-parcel-to-be-protected 

Denver Sun Times, June 28, 2015
http://denver.suntimes.com/den-entertainment/7/103/148222/west-elk-loop-best-road-trip-colorado

The Gazette, June 19, 2015
http://gazette.com/8-scenic-drives-in-colorful-colorado/article/1553303

The Gazette, June 7, 2015
http://gazette.com/eight-scenic-drives-in-colorful-colorado/article/1553303

9 News, June 2, 2015
http://www.9news.com/story/news/local/2015/06/03/road-stabilization-project-delays-mt-evans-road-opening/28394695/

Sky-Hi News, June 2, 2015
http://www.skyhidailynews.com/news/16528361-113/grand-county-workshops-focus-on-our-backyard

417 MAGAZINE, June 2105
http://www.417mag.com/417-Magazine/June-2015/Tackling-Longs-Peak/

USA Today, May 22, 2015
http://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/destinations/10greatplaces/2015/05/22/scenic-river-routes/27706187/

The Mountain-Ear, May 15, 2015
Link: http://themtnear.com/2015/05/carousel-of-happiness-celebrates-birthday-memorial-day-weekend/

RoadRUNNER Motorcycle Touring & Travel Magazine, May 8, 2015
http://www.roadrunner.travel/2015/05/09/roadrunners-bucket-list-roads-unaweep-tabeguache-scenic-byway/

CDOT, April 14, 2015
https://www.codot.gov/news/2015-news-releases/04-2015/new-scenic-and-historic-byway-before-transportation-commission

Durango Herald, April 17, 2015
http://www.durangoherald.com/article/20150416/NEWS01/150419722/Railroad-scenery-fans-rejoice-

KOB4 TV, April 17, 2015
http://www.kob.com/article/stories/s3769114.shtml#.VTVzKvmAFp8

The Gazette, April 14, 2015
http://gazette.com/proposed-scenic-byway-would-link-colorado-northern-new-mexico/article/1549691

CBS Denver, April 9, 2015
http://denver.cbslocal.com/2015/04/09/the-mine-that-built-lake-city-looks-to-reclaim-title/

Denver Business Journal, April 8, 2015
http://www.bizjournals.com/denver/news/2015/04/08/dana-crawford-awards-to-honor-6-for-historic.html?page=all

Yahoo! Travel, April 7, 2015
https://www.yahoo.com/travel/50-must-drive-roads-115673312672.html

Preservation National Magazine, April 1, 2015
http://www.preservationnation.org/magazine/2015/spring/ghost-of-a-chance-animas-forks-colorado.html

PR Web, January 14, 2015
http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/01/prweb12438608.htm

Coloradoan, January 2, 2015
http://www.coloradoan.com/story/sports/outdoors/2015/01/02/places-coloradans-explore/21211073/

The Daily Times, January 1, 2015 
http://www.daily-times.com/four_corners-news/ci_27237809/history-and-outdoors-come-together-san-juan-skyway

2014 News

Coloradoan, December 30, 2014
http://www.coloradoan.com/story/sports/outdoors/2014/12/30/guanella-pass-gorgeous-winter-go/21063579/

Sturgis Rider News Blog, December 22, 2014
http://www.buffalochip.com/NEWS-INFO/News/Sturgis-Rider-News-Blog/ArtMID/2002/ArticleID/430/5-Rider-Friendly-Roads-You-Must-Ride

Julesburg Advocate December 18, 2014
http://www.julesburgadvocate.com/ci_27166274/different-kind-new-years-resolution-trip-julesburg-included

Ouray County Plaindealer, December 18, 2014
http://www.ouraynews.com/articles/2014/12/18/western-slope-skyway-report-identifies-successes-and-needs

The Denver Post, December 20, 2014
http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_27176849/pawnee-grassland-considers-new-oil-and-gas-regulations

CDOT, December 11, 2014
http://www.coloradodot.info/news/2014-news-releases/12-2014/a-different-kind-of-resolution

The Coloradoan, December 11, 2014
http://www.coloradoan.com/story/news/2014/12/11/pawnee-grasslands-considers-new-regulations/20260293/

9 News, December 25, 2014
http://www.9news.com/story/life/2014/12/25/colorado-tourist-spots-travel-destinations/20893003/

The Denver Post, December 9, 2014
http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_27100845/great-outdoors-colorado-awards-6-8m-open-space

USA Today, December 8, 2014
http://www.usatoday.com/story/experience/america/best-of-lists/2014/12/05/10best-sledding-hills-around-the-usa/19951531/

American City Business Journals, November 13, 2014
http://www.bizjournals.com/bizjournals/how-to/marketing/2014/11/10-must-see-attractions-for-next-trip-to-denver.html?page=all

The Durango Herald, November 9, 2014
http://durangoherald.com/article/20141109/NEWS01/141109501/-1/news%26ampsource%3DRSS

The LA Times, November 8, 2014
http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-d-colorado-trail-20141109-story.html#page=1

The Pueblo Chieftain, November 7, 2014
http://www.chieftain.com/news/3033113-120/colorado-byway-san-fort

Travel Video News, October 21, 2014
http://www.travelvideo.tv/news/united-states-west/10-21-2014/colorados-top-5-haunted-destinations-will-chill-you-to-the-bone

Mother Nature Network, October 15, 2014
http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/eco-tourism/stories/11-abandoned-old-west-boom-towns

Post Independent, October 9, 2014
http://www.postindependent.com/news/grandjunction/13331648-113/access-wccc-cliffs-fund

Westword, October 3, 2014 
http://blogs.westword.com/showandtell/2014/10/places_to_watch_fall_leaves_things_in_progress.php

Durango Herald, September 27, 2014
http://www.durangoherald.com/article/20140927/OPINION02/140929567/-1/Opinion

KRCC, September 21, 2014
http://krcc.org/post/highway-legends-yields-fall-colors-local-history

Coloradoan, September 20, 2014
http://www.coloradoan.com/story/sports/outdoors/2014/08/28/gold-rush-top-colorado-spots-see-aspen-colors/14755377/

Reporter-Herold, September 17, 2014
http://www.reporterherald.com/lifestyles/recreation/ci_26549184/colorado-highways-offer-road-fall-fun

The Daily Times, September 10, 2014
http://www.daily-times.com/News/ci_26508857/Twentyfive-years-later-San-Juan-Skyway-still-offers-aweinspiring-views

AAA Colorado Encompass, August 2014
http://www.colorado.aaa.com/cover-feature-gold-rush-2014-eye-candy/

Coloradoan, August 28, 2014
http://www.coloradoan.com/story/sports/outdoors/2014/08/28/gold-rush-top-colorado-spots-see-aspen-colors/14755377/

KUNC 91.5 Community Radio for Northern Colorado, August 22,2014
http://www.kunc.org/post/boom-and-bust-along-colorados-pawnee-pioneer-trails-byway

The Mineral County Miner, August 14, 2014
http://www.mineralcountyminer.com/v2_news_articles.php?page=72&story_id=2238

Cañon City Daily Record, August 10, 2014
http://www.canoncitydailyrecord.com/ci_26501190/board-fremont-county-commissioners-designates-day-gold-belt

Canon City Daily Record, August 2, 2014
http://www.canoncitydailyrecord.com/ci_26266712/fremont-county-commissioner-ed-norden-tourism-vital-fremont

Dallas News, August 1, 2014
http://www.dallasnews.com/lifestyles/travel/texas/20140801-texas-neighbors-doodlebug-takes-tourists-to-caprock-canyons-state-park-and-more.ece

Ouray County Plaindealer, August 1, 2014
http://www.ouraynews.com/articles/2014/08/01/western-slope-san-juan-skyway-turns-25

CDOT, July 30, 2014
http://www.coloradodot.info/news/2014-news-releases/07-2014/armchair-colorado2019s-scenic-historic-byways

USA Today, July 25, 2014 
http://www.10best.com/awards/travel/best-motorcycle-trip/

Sterling Journal Advocate, July 25, 2014
http://www.journal-advocate.com/sterling-community/ci_26212752/moose-fans-invited-5th-grand-mesa-moose-day

Fox News, July 23, 2014
http://www.foxnews.com/travel/2014/07/23/7-scenic-rocky-mountain-drives-for-whole-family/

The Gazette-Virginian, July 22, 2014
http://yourgv.com/index.php/lifestyle/lifestyle/10748-climbing-to-heaven-for-art

Cortez Journal, July 17, 2014
http://www.cortezjournal.com/article/20140717/NEWS01/140719826/San-Juan-Skyway:-a-Top-10-road-trip-

The Durango Herald, July 17, 2014
http://durangoherald.com/article/20140717/NEWS01/140719612/Happy-birthday-San-Juan-Skyway-

Colorado Tourism Office. July 16, 2014
http://www.colorado.com/news/drive-view-colorado%E2%80%99s-scenic-road-trips

Colorado Central Magazine, July 1, 2014
http://cozine.com/2014-july/update-vision-salida-leadville-trail-along-old-stage-road-midland-railroad/

Mountain Music, Arts & Culture Monthly, June 2014
http://issuu.com/wideawakemedia/docs/mmacmonthly.june2014

Post Independent, June 23 2014
http://www.postindependent.com/news/11945671-113/carbondale-creative-arts-district

Wet Mountain Tribune, June 19, 2014
http://www.wetmountaintribune.com/home.asp?i=800&p=7

CDOT, June 16, 2014
http://www.coloradodot.info/news/2014-news-releases/06-2014/colorado-byways-commemorates-silver-anniversary

Detroit Free Press, June 9, 2014
http://www.freep.com/article/20140609/FEATURES07/306090102/road-trips-Upper-Peninsula

USA Today, June 5, 2014
http://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/destinations/10greatplaces/2014/06/05/best-us-road-trips/9958951/

Colorado Springs Gazette, May 18, 2014
http://gazette.com/fun-guide-hit-the-road/article/1520085

Cañon City Daily Record, May 12, 2014
http://www.canoncitydailyrecord.com/ci_25748736/whats-happening-fremont-county

Encompass Magazine: The AAA Companion, May 2015
http://encompassmag.com/2014/05/wish-fulfillment/?zip=80303&devicecd=PC&referer=encompassmag.com

USA Today, May 7, 2014
http://www.usatoday.com/story/experience/america/national-parks/2014/05/07/rocky-mountain/8737387/

The Mountain-Ear, May 1, 2014
http://themtnear.com/2014/05/ned-featured-in-national-travel-mag/

CDOT, April 24, 2014
http://www.coloradodot.info/news/2014-news-releases/04-2014/colorado-byways-celebrates-volunteers

The Fort Morgan Times, April 18, 2014
http://www.fortmorgantimes.com/fort-morgan-local-news/ci_25594806/pawnee-pioneer-trail-colorado-provides-economic-benefits

The Prowers Journal, April 14, 2014
http://theprowersjournal.com/2014/04/14/alta-vista-charter-school-hosts-prowers-county-commissioners-meeting/

The Weather Channel, April 15, 2014 
http://www.weather.com/travel/driving-scenic-drives/american-scenic-drives-and-what-do-20140415?pageno=3

The Fort Morgan Times, April 11, 2014
http://www.fortmorgantimes.com/fort-morgan-local-news/ci_25548340/state-byway-project-celebrates-25-years

Cripple Creek Today, April 5, 2014
http://www.cripplecreektoday.com/gold-belt-byway-is-part-of-a-statewide-program-to-drive-families-healthy/

Leadville Today, March 30, 2014
http://leadvilletoday.com/tag/colorado-scenic-and-historic-byways/

The South Fork Tines, March 28, 2014
http://www.southforktines.com/v2_news_articles.php?heading=0&story_id=2267&page=72

CNN Travel, March 26, 2014
http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/26/travel/best-spring-drives-america/

KDVR, March 20, 2014
http://kdvr.com/2014/03/20/cdot-colorado-bicycle-and-byways-map/

Fowler Tribune, March 19, 2014
http://www.fowlertribune.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319771/-1/entertainment%20life

Chaffee County Times, March 19, 2014
http://www.chaffeecountytimes.com/community/article_bd616256-af70-11e3-ba8b-0017a43b2370.html

La Junta Tribune Democrat, March 19, 2014
http://www.lajuntatribunedemocrat.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319771/1994/NEWS?rssfeed=true

Private Landowner Network, March 19, 2014
http://www.privatelandownernetwork.org/exchange/pun.aspx?id=3570

CDOT, March 18, 2014
http://www.coloradodot.info/news/2014-news-releases/03-2014/a-tribute-to-colorado-byways-conservation-at-its-finest

The Prowers Journal, February 8, 2014
http://theprowersjournal.com/2014/02/08/cdot-promotes-historic-by-ways-in-colorado/

AASHTO, February 4, 2014
http://www.transportation.org/_layouts/AASHTO/CommunicationsNewsFeed/MailDetail.aspx?MessageId=10963

CDOT, February 4, 2014
http://www.coloradodot.info/news/2014-news-releases/02-2014/preservation-essential-feature-of-colorado-byways

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    Colorado Scenic Byways Coordinator
    Shumate Building
    4201 E. Arkansas Ave.
    Denver, CO 80222

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    1-800-COLORADO
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