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Charlie Tayler Water Wheel

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Updated 08/12/2013

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Near Indian Hot Springs Resort is a 600-foot waterfall, Bridal Veil Falls. The imposing Charlie Tayler Water Wheel—the largest in the state—was constructed in the 1890s by a miner who attributed his strong constitution to the fact that he never shaved, took baths, or kissed women.

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South of Idaho Springs on I–70, Idaho Springs, Colorado, 80452, United States

Updated 08/12/2013


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