• Curecanti National Recreation Area

    Curecanti

    National Recreation Area Colorado

Places

Cimarron, 1940.
Driving lambs to shipping corrals, Cimarron, 1940.
Lee Russell, Library of Congress

Did You Know?

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The Curecanti Needle has long been a defining symbol and landmark of this region. In 1882, the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad entered the Black Canyon and promptly designated the Curecanti Needle as their symbol.