Flashback to The Mid-Late 1800’s

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How did Mariano help found Loveland?

Mariano Medina was a fur trader, a guide, a horse/pony trader and businessman in the Big Thompson Valley/Loveland area in the mid-late 1800s.

He helped Loveland become a community with his toll bridge that took travelers over the Big Thompson River.

More on the story here:  Mariano Medina Loveland Founder