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Fort Vasquez

Click here for maps Description:  Reconstructed adobe fur trade post of 1835
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How to find: 
Address:
13412 US 85
Platteville, CO 80561

Run by:
Colorado Historical Society, 1300 Broadway, Denver CO 80203
Contacts
Phone 970 785-2832
URL 
  Colorado Historical Society
 http://www.coloradohistory.org/hist_sites/ft_vasquez/ft_vasquez.htm
Hours:
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Memorial Day-Labor Day 1-4:30 9:30-4:30 9:30-4:30 9:30-4:30 9:30-4:30 9:30-4:30 9:30-4:30
Labor Day-Memorial Day 1-4:30 x x 9:30-4:30 9:30-4:30 9:30-4:30 9:30-4:30
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As of MAR 2007  Free    Free    
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What kind of visit you can have: Small fort built as a trading center, active 1835-1841.  Reconstructed in 1930's, visitor center in 960s
Big Events: Suggested Stay:
Period 1835-1841 Structures Type of Site Trading Post
Buildings: 100 foot square adobe fort with living quarters, barns, storage and trade rooms.  
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Greeley House LLC 5401 West  9th St
Greeley CO 80634
970-353-9373
Hoffman's Hideaway B&B 154 5th Street
Frederick CO 80530
303-833-0444
Sod Buster B&B Inn 1221  9th Avenue
Greeley CO 80631
970-392-1221
Dickens House B&B 136 South Main St
Longmont CO 80501
303-774-0071
Ellen's B&B 700 Kimbark St
Longmont CO 80501
303-776-1676
German House B&B 1305 6th Street
Greeley  CO 80631
970-356-1353
Lovelander B&B 217 West  4th St
Loveland CO 80537
970-669-0798
Niwot Inn 342 2nd Avenue
Niwot CO 80544
303-652-8452
Porter House B&B Inn 530 Main Street
Windsor CO 80550
970-686-5793
Thompson House Inn 537 Terry Street
Longmont CO 80501
303-651-6675
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Best Western Inn 701 8th Street
Greeley CO 80631
970-353-8444
Budget Host Inn 2716 SE Frontage Road
Loveland CO 80537
970-667-5202
Comfort Inn 10811 I-25 Frontage Road
Longmont CO 80504
303-684-6779
Country Inn & Suites 2501 West 29th St
Greeley CO 80631
970-330-3404
El Centro Motel 1521 8th Avenue
Greeley CO 80631
970-353-1911
Fairfield Inn 2401 West 29th St
Greeley CO 80631
970-339-5030
First Interstate Inn 3940 State Highway  119
Longmont CO 80504
303-772-6000
Ramada Inn 609 8th Avenue
Greeley CO 80631
970-356-3000
US Motel 1128 9th Street
Greeley CO 80631
970-353-0434
Winterset Inn 800 31st Street
Evans CO 80620
970-339-2492
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Last Update:  01/09/2010

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