A portale extended along the Front Range, and large vases, with shrubs and flowers, ornamented the balustrade.
It will be seen that the Front Range of the mountains is high enough to shut off a great deal of rainfall.
The Front Range of the Andes and the course of the Urubamba run parallel for some distance.
But it is the Front Range, the snowy pinnacled rampart, which commands profoundest attention.
Further, the Front Range is in many places somewhat higher than the mountain spurs and knobs directly behind it.
All these specimens from the coastal plain average considerably paler than those from the Front Range and slopes of the mountains.
The lower hills and ridges just within the Front Range are relatively dry.
The eastern, or Front Range, extends from the Canadian boundary almost without a break to New Mexico.
The fringes of the Front Range were brilliantly golden, while the face of those behind was sparklingly bright.