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Old 09-02-2008, 02:38 PM
 
Location: The 719
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Has anybody been here? It's becoming more and more of a tourist attraction. The older I get, the tighter I hang onto those guard rails. Enjoy;












































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Old 09-02-2008, 04:36 PM
 
Location: 80904 West siiiiiide!
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The man who built that thing is certifiably insane.

I've been there a few times, and I still can't beleive he's done it all by hand.
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Old 09-02-2008, 04:39 PM
 
Location: The 719
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He seems fairly crazy to me. He had a sign up that said, "No taxpaying Drunks", so I had to go.
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Old 09-02-2008, 04:52 PM
 
Location: CO
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He seems fairly crazy to me. He had a sign up that said, "No taxpaying Drunks", so I had to go.
Great pictures, thanks.

For the benefit of those who don't know the background, one useful link:

Bishop Castle, Rye - Beulah, Colorado
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Old 02-22-2009, 02:03 PM
 
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What a fantastic, TRUE American!! He knows what this country is supposed to be. The rest of us have no rights left to us that our great country was founded upon. God bless him, and everyone who has the courage to do the same.
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Old 02-22-2009, 03:07 PM
 
Location: Avondale, AZ
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McGowdog-Great pics
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Old 02-22-2009, 03:19 PM
 
Location: Pueblo - Colorado's Second City
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Yes, great pics and I love that place. A nice day trip.....
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Old 02-22-2009, 05:01 PM
 
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I have been there a few times and have some great pics as well.

The guy has been thru the ringer with the fed and state govermenst, and unless you want to spend an entire afternoon listening to him rant about the things they've done to him...... don't say hi.

The place is absolutely amazing..... and spooky..... and not for the "scared of heights" folks out there.
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Old 02-28-2009, 03:20 PM
 
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I wonder if he got a building permit and has had his inspections. Gotta admit, he's a free spirit, for sure.
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Old 02-28-2009, 03:22 PM
 
Location: Pueblo - Colorado's Second City
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He use to have raves there till they closed his down.....
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