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County Information

Founded January 29, 1877
Named for John Long Routt, the last territorial and first state governor of Colorado
County Seat and Largest City: Steamboat Springs

Created out of the western portion of Grand County on January 29, 1877.
Moffat County was then formed out of the western portion of Routt County on February 27, 1911.

Columbine gold Mining Camp

Columbine Gold Mining Camp
[Routt County Register of Historic Properties]

Cities and Towns
* Hayden *
* Oak Creek *
* Steamboat Springs *
* Yampa*


Pearl Lake State Park
Pearl Lake State Park

State Parks
* Pearl Lake *
* Stagecoach *
* Steamboat Lake *
* Yampa River *


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Oct 2014:
County History: Government:1909 County Officers

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