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Address: Glenwood Springs, CO
Description: Burial place of gangster, gambler and dentist, Doc Holiday.

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Takes about 1/2 Hr.

The views were very nice. Good view of the city. Disliked that Doc Holiday's grave location was unknown.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
Linda O
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Charlotte, Michigan
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Glen Rose, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I liked the tombstone of Doc Holliday, but is he really buried there? Even if not it is a great view from up there, so just do it!

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Charlotte, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

The views were very nice. Good view of the city. Disliked that Doc Holiday's grave location was unknown.

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Edmore, Michigan, United States
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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

If you are a history buff or like visiting old places then you won't want to miss this. The climb is cool, the cemetery is a nice piece of history, and the final resting place of a western legend.

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Brighton, CO
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Worth the rather steep hike (about 1/2 mile) to the cemetery. Great views of Glenwood Springs. Doc Holliday's grave is interesting.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

If you're in Glenwood and enjoy history, this is an interesting stop. Depending on the time of year the hike up may be snowy or muddy. Doc's grave is only an estimate, as the records for the cemetary were lost years ago. He's there, but nobody knows exactly where.

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Colorado Springs
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The view is great, and if you're at all interested in history, you'll get a nice fix here. The trail is steep, however. I know many people who would not have made it to the top without stopping frequently. Bring some cards, coins, tobacco, or alcohol for Doc Holliday! I'm sure he would appreciate it.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Yes this is where the famous Tombstone, Val Kilmer portrait, Doc Holliday is laid to rest. It's a short hike up an easy grade to a great view of the city, with which you can also take in some history. "it's a daisy if ya do".

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This might be fun for families. I went with my husband. It was a cemetery. Not that exciting. The information on Kid Curry and Doc Holliday was interesting, but not worth the hike. There are more interesting hikes in Glenwood.

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Perry, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Interesting, moderate hike. Pretty view. Resting stops on the climb up. Love the Western history. Worth the walk up. Memory making.

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Denver
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Interesting but would have liked to see more historical facts posted than the 2 signs. CAUTION!!!!! We encountered a bear on the way up there Sept 13.

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Address: Address: Glenwood Springs, CO
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Glenwood Springs

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