Data Set ID:

Good Days on the Trail, 1938-1942: Film Footage of the Rocky Mountains, Colorado, Version 1

This silent film documents student hiking trips conducted by the University of Colorado at Boulder in the Rocky Mountains, Colorado, USA during the summers of 1938-1942. The hikes took place in various locations west of Boulder, including Rocky Mountain National Park, Indian Peaks Wilderness, and Roosevelt National Forest. The film contains rare historical footage of the Rocky Mountains, including Arapaho Glacier and Fair Glacier.

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  • Glaciers/Ice Sheets > Glaciers > GLACIERS
Data Format(s):
  • MPEG
Spatial Coverage:
N: 40.54, 
S: 40, 
E: -105.5, 
W: -105.9
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):CAMERAS
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 January 1938 to 31 December 1942
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Allaina Howard

Geographic Coverage

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National Snow and Ice Data Center. 2007. Good Days on the Trail, 1938-1942: Film Footage of the Rocky Mountains, Colorado, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: [Date Accessed].

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