For those of you who are interested I have researched, written, and published two historical books on the Upper White River area.I will be happy to look in them for someone for information or, you can contact me at
This is a historical documentation of the founding of the area known as Buford. From the middle 1880's until today, the upper White River area has drawn people from every walk in life. Buford became the "hub in the wheel" for the people who came, made their homes, and the travelers passing by. From the origination of its' name to the owners today, Buford the area and Buford Store and Lodge has made its' mark. This book contains 161 pages full of information and many pictures. Cost: $13 $1.00 shipping and $1.00 handling fee
A History Of The Upper White River Country, Meeker, Colorado by Ricki Buckles
This book is a history about the people, their stories and their lives, as they settled the upper White River country. It begins from went he upper White River area was opened, to those who homesteaded, those who patented their land, and to those who own this land today. It contains census records, land and legal documents, marriage records, school records, Forest Service records, documentation of the first lodges, newspaper articles of the times, pictures, maps, and many more items of great interest to anyone interested in the area. An attempt to walk back in time, to gather the lives and times of the upper White River country, Meeker, Colorado. This book contains 688 pages with many pictures. Cost: $30 $2.00 shipping and $2.00 handling.