Place Names. Colorado. Black Dog Mountain. "Another incident told by Mr. WAtson destroys a romantic legend concerning the naming of Black Dog Mtn. The romantic history stated that a noted Indian chief named Black Dog was buried on this butte. Mr. Watson says that on one occasion Stephen Frazier...was returning with his son from a hunt for his winter's meat in the Greenhorn Mtn. With them was a favorite hunting dog, black in color. The dog left the party near Black Dog Butte and was never seen again, and the incident has fiven a name to the landmark which will last for generations." Taylor, Jackson. EARLY Wetmore C.M. 8:117 May 1931
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