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Routt County in photos for Thursday, Nov. 22

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A tractor drives the rope tow in the 1950s. The tow was installed on a hillside pasture on the Fetcher ranch in Clark.

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Bill Fetcher: Rope tows and skiing, ’50s style

While of little historic value, the rope tow hill that served the ranching community of Clark, 20 miles north of Steamboat Springs, was perhaps typical of weekend rope tow hill operations.

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