By Jennifer McRae

CHAFFEE COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Chinaman’s Gulch in Chaffee County could soon get a new name. Colorado’s Geographic Naming Board is recommending the name should be changed to Yan Sing Gulch.

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The name means resilience in Chinese. If Gov. Jared Polis approves the name, it must get final approval from the U.S. Board of Geographic Names.

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Jennifer McRae