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Dillon Reservoir
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View of Dillon Reservoir and Dillon, CO. Silverthorne sits low to the right. The reservoir is one of the largest in CO providing the main water reserve for Denver. It is so large that a sizeable (for a landlocked state) sailing community resides. The creation and expansion of the reservoir to serve Denver's growing needs forced the submersion of the original town of Dillon, where it can be seen under the west bank. The original road into town now serves as a boat ramp. Many of the ski areas in Summit County surround the reservoir, including Breckenridge, A-basin, Copper, and Keystone. 

Copyright: Jeffrey Chow
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Uploaded: 13/09/2011
Updated: 16/10/2014
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Tags: colorado; silverthorne; breckenridge; nature; dillon; dillon reservoir; cdt; summit
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