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Address: 2502 County Road 61, Hooper, CO
Phone Number: 719-378-2296
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Quick and different

Off the road you come upon this tower with little UFO's and different fixtures placed throughout the area. Women running this place firmly believes she has seen UFO's in the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Kari L
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Off the road you come upon this tower with little UFO's and different fixtures placed throughout the area. Women running this place firmly believes she has seen UFO's in the valley. Interesting place, and a quick stop.

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Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

was looking forward to this visit! it was great! judy is so very nice and informative! went on the tower... my friend said that he saw something in the sky, couldn't see it due to getting used to a new contact lens prescription, so i just started shooting! got home and uplloaded the photos... 8 frames with a flying object,... More 

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Alamosa, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Took my sister from NYC just so she could get the quirky gift shop souvenirs to take home. Yes it is basically a six foot high additional "tower" so you get an even BETTER look at all those UFOs whizzing by. It really is a great location for star gazing, just like the whole San Luis Valley. But go anyway.... More 

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Westville, Indiana
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105 reviews 105 reviews
79 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We were on our way out of the valley driving down Hwy 61. I was on the look out for this, thinking it was an actual tower. If it looked promising, I was going to talk Scott into stopping. We did slow the car, since there was no one behind us. It looks like a typical tourist trap & a... More 

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Leadville, Colorado
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60 reviews 60 reviews
15 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We visited just to check it off the Colorado Must See List! The owner is one of a kind! She is sweet, is accepting of all even if you dont believe what she believes in and is just happy your there! It is $2 a person and $5 per car. She has chairs to sit in a relax not only... More 

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Greenfield IN
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

Ok- it looks weird from the road and you don't know what kind of freak you're going to meet thats running it as you drive up a dirt road and see alien sculptures - and a small half circle building with a deck on the top- really? I was skeptical. But when the truck pulled up behind us and it... More 

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Estes Park, Co
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53 reviews 53 reviews
16 attraction reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We like the offbeat stop, and this one takes the cake. About the same as our last stop here many years ago, but not open this time (bummer!). Cost is $2 per person or $5 per car- pay in the box if they're not open. We did take the opportunity of no one else there to snap some aerial views... More 

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Thornton, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

While in Alamosa we decided to get off the beaten path, so I printed out a list of odd attractions to see in Colorado. We pulled in to this watchtower and had to laugh. There was no one to take our money but my husband left it in the box anyway. The shop was closed so we just walked around... More 

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We went out here on the way to another near by attraction. The lady who runs it is very nice and has a lot of information to share. We walked around the vortex areas and we swear you could feel it. My husband is skeptical and he felt something. Than we walked around the out fields. It was interesting to... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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112 reviews 112 reviews
29 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We just weren't satisfied enough by stopping at the meteor crater in Arizona, especially since that was like throwing $15 into the crater just to walk to the edge. So we made sure to stop at the Watchtower, and what fun THAT was. It's more like a spread out shrine to UFOs where visitors can linger awhile, leave bits and... More 

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