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Locke Mountain is a great little secret in Florence Colorado. South of Canon City and South West of Florence, not far from Coal Creek and Rockvale. This gated community is partially wooded and partial dry depending on what side of the mountain you are on.From the North gate the land is more dry, from the South gate the land is more wooded. The views from Locke Mountain are incredible. In parts you can see for 100 miles East and sometimes see Pueblo Lake in the distance. From most areas of Locke Mountain you can see Pikes Peak. 2010 Statics for … Click For More
At the end of Tom & Jerry road on Locke Mountain is a geodome with some great detail. The power is on and the water is flowing despite the fact it hasn’t been lived in full time since it was build approx 10 years ago. The photovoltaics and wind generator are still fully functioning. Getting to the house is an adventure, the house is an excercise in your imagination.
South West of the town of Florence Colorado is Locke Mountain. Many area residence don’t know anything about this community tucked behind Coal Creek, Willamsburg and Rockvale. I was lucky enought to find “John Wayne” just inside the South Gate of Locke Mountain. He crossed in front of my car then up on a little knoll. He posed as I rolled down my passenger window and the sun set.