Address: Address Restricted, Fort Collins, Colorado. County/parish: Larimer.
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Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.
The Lindenmeier Site is a stratified multi-component archaeological site most famous for its Folsom component. It is located on the former Lindenmeier Ranch, now the Soapstone Prairie Natural Area, in northeastern Larimer County, Colorado, United States. The site contains the most extensive Folsom culture campsite yet found with a radiocarbon date of 10,600 to 10,720 B.P. Artifacts were also found from subsequent Archaic and Late pre-historic periods.
The site was declared a National Historic Landmark on January 20, 1961. The United States National Park Service has studied the possibility of making the Lindenmeier Site a United States National Monument.(read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000249