Dominguez Canyon Hike with Matt Darling

Museum of the West (Downtown GJ) 462 Ute Ave., Grand Junction

Join railroad historian and Cross Orchards curator, Matt Darling on a 5 mile hike exploring Dominguez Canyon. Discover the route of the first main line of the Denver & Rio Grande railroad that travelled through the Rockies, not around them. Learn the obscure history of Bridgeport, CO, building the Bridgeport tunnel, and the wreck of the Mountaineer at Dominguez. Trip ...


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