Manitou Springs, Colorado, September 10, 2011 -- Manitou Springs and Old Colorado City are part of the South Central Colorado Urban Area (Wikipedia). Old Colorado City is actually a nationall historic district in the city of Colorado Springs that was incorporated into Colorado Springs in 1917. Adjacent to each other, both towns were on one of the direct routes to the Pike’s Peak area gold fields.
The newly rebuilt home David Cottrell and his wife Kristen Moeller which they rebuilt following the Lower North Fork Fire in 2012. They went from 1200 square feet to 500 square feet. They were at their home which is up Deer Creek Canyon on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. It still has magnificent views. The couple will be featured in an upcoming episode of Tiny House Nation on FYI network. (Denver Post Photo by Cyrus McCrimmon)