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Manitou Springs, Colorado
Manitou Mineral Springs
There are eight natural springs around town, each with a slightly different taste.
Added by R Stemple
How to Make Your Dead Eagle a Legal Eagle
It's a crime to possess eagle parts. So what should you do if you find some?
July 03, 2017
Britain's Futile Attempt to Keep American Colonists From Taking Tribal Land
British surveyors and Native American leaders drew a border along the Appalachians. Then the Revolutionary War happened.
June 27, 2017
Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park
Bison, America's national mammal, is staging a slow comeback in Ohio's prairie parkland.
Added by Thought and Sight
Isaac Knight Memorial
A tribute to a 13-year-old boy who was kidnapped in 1793 and miraculously escaped over two years later.
Added by rtrevino1
The Mysteries of a Rare, 18th-Century Native American Map
It may have been more about social and trade relationships than geography.
June 05, 2017
The Mystery of the 2,000-Year-Old Iron Beads
First they came from space, and then went 450 miles more.
May 16, 2017
Charlotte, North Carolina
Big Rock Nature Preserve
These strange large stones served as a campsite and lookout post for generations of American Indians.
Sponsored by Dogfish Head Brewery
Added by hana
A petroglyph map of the upper Snake River carved by prehistoric hunter-gatherers.
Added by leiris
17 Room Ruin
A well-preserved Anasazi Pueblo ruin tucked beneath a desert cliff.
Added by JWill
Naval Air Station Point Mugu, California
San Nicolas Island
A stranded woman lived alone on this remote island for 18 years, inspiring the great children's novel "Island of the Blue Dolphins."
Added by AaronNetsky
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Little Beaver Town
An abandoned amusement park based on the popular 1940s Red Ryder comic strip.
Added by Eirik Gumeny
Giant Pipe of Pipestone
A town honors its legacy of traditional American Indian pipe carving with one gigantic pipe.
Added by shabbytrick
Connecticut the Indian
The iconic statue was moved to a new spot overlooking the James river after several years as a mascot for the local baseball team.
Added by Chittick
Three Forks, Montana
Madison Buffalo Jump State Park
For thousands of years, Native American hunters drove buffalo straight off this cliff in Montana's Yellowstone Country.
Added by Molly McBride Jacobson
Medicine Rocks State Park
This beautiful ancient site dotted with unusual perforated sandstone pillars was considered sacred by American Indian tribes.
Added by ericjkillelea
This central Nevada cave is the spiritual home of ancient and enigmatic pictographs.
Added by Anne Reddington
Yavapai County, Arizona
Ninety feet off the valley floor is an ancient dwelling put under protection of the U.S. government by Teddy Roosevelt.
Added by REWALLS
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