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Minnehaha is an unincorporated community in El Paso County, Colorado, and a siding of the Pikes Peak Cog Railway. It is named for a character in The Song of Hiawatha.

History

It was once a community of rustic summer homes, and the home of the Pikes Peak Alpine Laboratory, a botanical research station founded by Frederic and Edith Clements.

Coordinates: 38°50′58″N 104°57′34″W / 38.84944°N 104.95944°W / 38.84944; -104.95944

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