Bill Hammons: Writing and Running in Boulder, Colorado

HAMMONS: WRITING AND RUNNING IN BOULDER, COLORADO
Home US Congress Bill's Literary Agents and Their Authors' Books List
Hammons in the News! Photos Bill's Boston Marathon Qualifiers Guide
Bill's Blog Fiction An Author's Story Running Movies Colorado's 14ers
Boulder, Colorado Guide Forums Searches Errata Questions? Email Me

















Edwards, Colorado

Edwards' Population (2000): 8,257

Edwards' Elevation: 7,226 Feet

Edwards, Colorado lies in Eagle County

Click here for a Mapquest Map of Edwards



History of Edwards, Colorado



Joseph Brett arrived in Colorado's Eagle Valley from France in 1876 in search of mining potential, and stayed to start the valley's first resort. "The Frenchman's Resort" (as it was known) offered hunting, fishing, and high-stakes card games, and was popular with the well-to-do (Theodore Roosevelt was once a guest of Brett's). The resort became a town named "Edwards" after an 1800's Colorado State Senator, and is today a bedroom community for employees from the Vail and Beaver Creek ski areas.

Sources: city-data.com, summitactivities.com, vailpropertysearch.com, visitedwards.com







































BILL'S GUIDE TO BOULDER, COLORADO AND BEYOND:



Breckenridge, Colorado Home (Breckenridge, CO Hotels / Breckenridge, CO Rentals / Breckenridge, CO Real Estate Agents)
Vail, Colorado Home (Vail, CO Hotels / Vail, CO Rentals / Vail, CO Real Estate Agents)

Adams County Home / Boulder County Home / Broomfield County Home / Clear Creek County Home / Eagle County Home
Gilpin County Home / Grand County Home / Summit County Home / Weld County Home

Avon, Colorado Home (Avon, CO Hotels / Avon, CO Apartments for Rent / Avon, CO Real Estate Agents)
Boulder, Colorado Home (Boulder, CO Hotels / Boulder, CO Apartments for Rent / Boulder, CO Real Estate Agents)
Broomfield, Colorado Home (Broomfield, CO Hotels / Broomfield, CO Apartments for Rent / Broomfield, CO Real Estate Agents)
Lafayette, Colorado Home (Lafayette, CO Hotels / Lafayette, CO Apartments for Rent / Lafayette, CO Real Estate Agents)
Louisville, Colorado Home (Louisville, CO Hotels / Louisville, CO Apartments for Rent / Louisville, CO Real Estate Agents)
Thornton, Colorado Home (Thornton, CO Hotels / Thornton, CO Apartments for Rent / Thornton, CO Real Estate Agents)
Westminster, Colorado Home (Westminster, CO Hotels / Westminster, CO Apartments for Rent / Westminster, CO Real Estate Agents)

Basalt, Colorado Home / Central City, Colorado Home / Dacono, Colorado Home / Dillon, Colorado Home / Eagle, Colorado Home
Edwards, Colorado Home / Erie, Colorado Home / Federal Heights, Colorado Home / Firestone, Colorado Home
Fraser, Colorado Home / Frederick, Colorado Home / Frisco, Colorado Home / Georgetown, Colorado Home
Gold Hill, Colorado Home / Granby, Colorado Home / Gunbarrel, Colorado Home / Gypsum, Colorado Home
Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado Home / Idaho Springs, Colorado Home / Kremmling, Colorado Home / Lyons, Colorado Home
Minturn, Colorado Home / Nederland, Colorado Home / Niwot, Colorado Home / Northglenn, Colorado Home
Silverthorne, Colorado Home / Superior, Colorado Home / Ward, Colorado Home / Winter Park, Colorado Home



Home Boulder, Colorado Guide Bill's Boston Marathon Qualifiers Guide
Photos The Author's Story Bill's Blog on Writing, Running, and Politics
US Congress My Novels and Short Stories Unity Party of America
Forums Bill's List of Literary Agents and Their Authorsí Books Errata
No Dumb Questions Running Movies Colorado 14ers Email

Copyright © William Robert Hammons. All rights reserved. No portion of this site may be reproduced without the express written permission of the author, though linking to any portion of this site is encouraged (see the home page for details).