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Pirate Cove Resort — A California Oasis on the Colorado River

blog.goodsam.com

Date: 4/23/2017 11:51:00 AM

Pirate Cove RV Resort has been rated a TOP BEACH RV PARK by Good Sam. We are a Pirate-themed, first-class destination located in California along the Colorado River and Route 66. This secluded cove is a Caribbean style oasis with white sandy beaches and

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Best Western Colorado River Inn earns Champion Green Award

Mohave Daily News

Date: 4/22/2017 1:40:00 PM

NEEDLES — The Best Western Colorado River Inn on West Broadway received the Champion Green Award at the chain’s District VI meeting in Costa Mesa this year. The awards were presented in front of several hundred District VI Best Western hoteliers from

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Camping, Golfing on the Colorado River

rvlife.com

Date: 4/22/2017 12:09:00 AM

The Pirate’s Den RV Resort and Marina on the Colorado River is a great year-round Arizona destination in Parker. Located about 180 miles south of Las Vegas, Pirate’s Den RV Resort features 152 campsites, two popular restaurants, and an adjacent

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Kayaking brothers rescued from Colorado River by police officers

KTNV

Date: 4/20/2017 12:42:00 PM

Two kayakers had to be rescued from the Colorado River around 1:40 a.m. April 20. According to the Bullhead City Police Department, they received multipled calls from concerned citizens who said they could hear the men calling for help. When Police

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Where the Water Goes: Life and Death Along the Colorado River

barnesandnoble.com

Date: 4/19/2017 10:28:00 PM

The Crystal Valley upstream from Redstone used to be busier than it is today. Ute Indians lived there until prospectors, trappers, ranchers, farmers, and miners forcibly removed them. A small town, which no longer exists, arose to support the settlers, and

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• River: Colorado River
• Surface Area: 1,852 Acres
Shadow Mountain Lake is a reservoir in Grand County, Colorado, near the headwaters of the Colorado River. Shadow Mountain Lake is created by Shadow Mountain Dam. The lake forms a continuous body of water with Grand Lake, the largest natural lake in Colorado; they are separated by gates.

Shadow Mountain Lake is part of Arapaho National Recreation Area.

The creation of Shadow Mountain Lake was authorized by the Colorado-Big Thompson bill, passed in 1937, which also created the Colorado-Big Thompson Project. Water from the Grand Lake-Shadow Mountain Lake body is diverted through the Alva B. Adams tunnel, at the eastern edge of Grand Lake, into the Big Thompson River on the east side of the Continental Divide. Storage began in 1947.
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