There are many graves of young miners, a reminder of what a hard life they had and usually died young.
Tribute to our soldiers.
A more modern memorial.
It was a dreary and rainy day, but you can see the signs of autumn popping up on the mountainside.
The Telluride Historical Museum offers guided walks regularly throughout the summer. I might go on one sometime to hear more about the history.
On a lighter note, it looks like the cool and rainy weather is going to continue through the weekend for my favorite festival, Blues and Brews. I'm planning on seeing Bonnie Raitt on Sunday evening!