|The Colorado Star GeoArt is part of a nationwide project to build stars in all 50 states - Stars Across America.
The Colorado Star has 50 caches along with a Challenge Cache for a total of 51 caches.
Caches #01 - #50 each have a different Colorado Fun Fact to entertain you between caches. Be sure to read them and learn more about Colorado! The Challenge Cache has Colorado statehood history. You might also find the Colorado Fun Facts useful for the Challenge Cache.
All the star caches (#01 - #50) are letterbox hybrids at the posted coordinates and contain a stamp.
Please leave the stamp in the cache.
Bring your own inkpad and notebook.
|Visit the Pawnee National Grasslands to experience the abundant wildlife including unique high plains bird species, spring wildflowers, and the peaceful serenity of the Colorado prairie.
Plan on 3 – 5 hours to complete the Colorado Star series (51 caches). You must hike the series on foot approximately 7.5 miles total.
Please dress appropriately and make sure you have plenty of water and snacks.
Cell coverage is weak at best, your results may vary.
Parking for the Colorado Star is available near the posted coordinates for Colorado Star #01 (this cache).
Parking for the Challenge Cache is separate.
Colorado Fun Fact:
Colorado is home to 54 14,000-foot mountain peaks, more than any other state in the United States. The United States has a total of 91 "fourteeners" (mountain peaks over 14,000 feet).
Letterbox Hybrid Directions:
Letterbox is at the listed coordinates.
Stars Across America:
The goal is to have 50 stars – one honoring each state. To find the other states proudly displaying stars, see the Stars Across America cache list.
Star design compliments of Joseph States