Colorado by Nature: North and South Table Mountains

By Lon Abbott and Terri Cook

Golden’s laid-back and free-spirited ambiance is due in part to its marvelous foothills location and the separation from Denver granted by North and South Table Mountains. Because the two mesas rise high above the city, it would be natural to assume that, like the nearby Rockies, some great geologic upheaval thrust them above the adjacent plains…  Read more…