Fort Vasquez living history hides

Fort Vasquez

Visit the site of an 1835 fur-trading fort and follow the paths of founders Louis Vasquez and Andrew Sublette, who hired mountain men like Jim Beckwourth and Baptiste Charbonneau at their adobe outpost on the South Platte River frequented by the Cheyenne, Arapaho and Lakota people.

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Fort Vasquez is currently closed.

Contact: 719-379-3512

 

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“The Fort Vasquez Museum is a valuable historical site. The staff is extremely knowledgeable and helpful. They offer activities on the weekends for kids, so bring the whole family.” - reviewer on Google

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Fort Vasquez is currently closed.

Contact: 719-379-3512

 

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“The Fort Vasquez Museum is a valuable historical site. The staff is extremely knowledgeable and helpful. They offer activities on the weekends for kids, so bring the whole family.” - reviewer on Google