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Adventure Forum A place for outdoor side of your XJ/MJ. Discussions revolve around camping, equipment, and camping trailers. As well as outdoor activities that take off from your XJ/MJ like hiking, geocoaching, and rock climbing. Also the place to discuss tips and hints for the best places to camp off the beaten path.

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Old August 12th, 2010, 13:37
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Mill at the Camp Bird Mine. Ouray County, Colorado, October 1940.

IntrepidXJ, got any recent shots?

from this article:
http://blogs.denverpost.com/captured...rom-1939-1943/

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Old August 12th, 2010, 21:30
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Re: Ourey

Thats a cool pic! I was just by there the other day. Don't have any pics though.
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Old August 12th, 2010, 22:20
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too bad i spelled it wrong in the post title.. ...someone should help me fix it!
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Old August 13th, 2010, 19:52
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Re: Ourey

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too bad i spelled it wrong in the post title.. ...someone should help me fix it!

I thought it was a Canadian accent thing... eh.

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Old August 13th, 2010, 21:06
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Re: Ouray

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IntrepidXJ, got any recent shots?
nope....haven't ever taken any photos at Camp Bird. I was just in Ouray for the last two days, too
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Old August 14th, 2010, 12:44
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I thought it was a Canadian accent thing... eh.

haha, yep, i'll take it!
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Old August 16th, 2010, 17:13
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Re: Ouray

I just drove through there today. The mill buildings are gone but the Victorian style mine office had a for sale sign. I wonder if it includes the tailings pile? I could not imagine who would want the liability.
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