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“Nice hike”

Doc Holliday's Grave
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Hiked up with kids aged 4-11, not too bad kids were all capable of making it on their own. There is a wishing tree on the way up as well as a bench at the top overlooking the town.

Thank Marissa Q
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

It’s a short hike (1/2 mile) to get to the MEMORIAL grave marker of Doc Holliday. What you will see is NOT his actual grave. According to the sign by his memorial, he was likely buried in an unmarked grave but the records of grave locations and occupants got lost sometime after 1939. This means they can’t prove where he was buried here, but since he did die in Glenwood Springs, it would be likely he is in fact buried in this cemetery... somewhere. Just so you know what your hiking up to see. If you’ve been here before 2004, the marker is different now, since it supposedly had incorrect info on it.
Also Kid Curry has a grave marker in the same cemetery.
Good lookout over the town on your way up too.

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Glenwood Historical society as a living character display on Halloween we always enjoy listening to the stories recommended

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

This was a nice but steep hike. The cemetery was interesting. Not sure where Doc's actual grave was, but there a good views!

Thank Jennifer_ATX
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

My mother and I walked up to the grave site for something to do while waiting on company. The walk was a little difficult for my out of state mother and the graveyard was anti climatic. I didn't see much of a history lesson there and relied on the internet when we got home. I think there should be an extensive biography listed at the site for dummys like me.

Thank shoopafun
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