Colorado City sprung up overnight as a Wild West town, along with a short-lived gold strike. Hunters here seek deer, wild turkey, upland game birds and waterfowl. Downtown offers antique and other shops. Events include Railhead Trade Days in March and November and the J.O. Dockery July Fourth Fly-in.


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