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No Name Rest Stop - Glenwood Canyon, CO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
N 39° 33.602 W 107° 17.490
13S E 303138 N 4381434
Quick Description: One of the several well planned rest stops in Glenwood Canyon in Colorado, USA.
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 1/16/2012 5:12:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMDH8T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen
Views: 8

Long Description:
The No Name Rest Stop in Glenwood Canyon features several plaques. One set by the restrooms explores the development of the special engineering features of the section of I-70 that runs through the canyon (visit link) .

Then there is a nearby raised area (wheelchair accessible) that features free binoculars and plaques explaining the native wildlife, geology and construction of the highway.
Group or Groups Responsible for Placement:
Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado Department of Wildlife


County or City: Garfield

Date Dedicated: Unknown

Check here for Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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condor1 visited No Name Rest Stop - Glenwood Canyon, CO 7/4/2011 condor1 visited it