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June 17, 2015, Open House at Fort Uncompahgre:

Pre-School Programs 2015:

Pre-School Programs at Fort Uncompahgre: Spring 2015 brought Delta Pre-Schoolers into Fort Uncompahgre for a day long hands on educational experience. Various aspects of frontier life from learning to pan for gold, rope a critter, and leather crafts were part of the day long program.

Traders at Fort Uncompahgre 2014:

The trading outpost was established by Antoine Robidoux in the 1820’s. Robidoux’s Fort was the first trading establishment on the Western Slope of Colorado. The Fort was the only structure located on the Northern Branch of the Old Spanish Trail. The recreated Fort in Delta celebrates the fur trade in Western Colorado. During a living history weekend in the spring of 2014 reenactors were invited to showcase frontier life.

Fort Uncompahgre Flintlock at the Fort:

The Fort was the only structure located on the Northern Branch of the Old Spanish Trail. The recreated Fort in Delta celebrates the fur trade in Western Colorado. During a living history weekend in the spring of 2014 re-enactors were invited to showcase frontier life.

Fort Uncompahgre Frontier Food:

As part of the living history weekend at Fort Uncompahgre the kitchen was a busy place for visitors.

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