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The percentage of potential service locations in the Estes Valley that are currently eligible for Trailblazer Broadband service.

Past Fun Facts

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How many elk typically spend the winter in Rocky Mountain National Park? As many as 3,200 elk are scattered throughout the park during the summer and fall months. 

Source: https://gograndlake.com/rocky-mountain-national-park-elk-bugling/

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What is the current population size of Estes Park as of 2020.  

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In this year, the Colorado Division of Wildlife brought 24 moose from Wyoming and Utah to the Rocky Mountain National Park and the population has since grown to reach an estimated 3,000.

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Since its official launch in September 2019, what is the number of miles of fiber optic cable that has been run by Estes Park Power & Communications to facilitate Trailblazer Broadband service?

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The year Netflix began offering subscribers the option to stream some of its movies and television shows directly to their homes through the Internet.  If you’ve ever watched a movie or show on Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, or others, you’re already streaming!

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Two electrical engineers working in England proposed the use of fibers for telecommunication in what year?

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What is the number of miles of fiber that the Trailblazer Broadband team has laid since the project began?

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What is the length of Fall River, a tributary of the Big Thompson River in Larimer County, Colorado?

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Cat6 ethernet cable is the standard recommended for 1 GIG internet service.  Trailblazer provides a CAT 6 ethernet cable at the time of installation to connect the Gateway at no additional charge.   Standard Cat 6 cables support the same speeds as Cat 5e but give you more than double the bandwidth to help reduce download and upload times.

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The diameter of a single strand of fiber is about the same size as a?

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As of April 2021, what is the number of residents and businesses who are eligible for Trailblazer Broadband service?

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The year Alexander Graham Bell transmitted the first wireless voice message using a beam of light. His photophone device is considered the catalyst for fiber optic cable invention later on.

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The number of calls handles by Local Trailblazer Customer Support in 2021.

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Target for completion of the entire Trailblazer Broadband fiber network buildout.

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The number of businesses and residences that are eligible for Trailblazer Broadband service as of March 1, 2022.