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'''Fort Carson''' is the largest town in [[Bone County]] in [[State of San Andreas|San Andreas]]. It is based off of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carson_City,_Nevada Carson City, Nevada]. Unusually, roadside signage of the town indicates an estimated population of 369, while in reality the population is 238.
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'''Fort Carson''' is the largest town in [[Bone County]] in [[San Andreas (3D Universe)|San Andreas]]. It is based on [[wp:Carson City, Nevada|Carson City, Nevada]]. Unusually, roadside signage of the town indicates an estimated population of 369, while in reality the population is 238.
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==History==
 
==History==
[[File:FortCarson_Map.jpg|border|right|Fort Carson location]]
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[[Henry Bolt]], Colonel of the 66th Cavalry stationed in Fort Carson, in [[1842]] led them towards [[Las Barrancas]]. The entire force fell into a hole on their journey. A tribute, the Barrancas Mass Grave, stands in memory of Colonel Henry Bolt and his forces.
[[Henry Bolt]], Colonel of the 66th Cavalry stationed in Fort Carson, in 1842 led them towards [[Las Barrancas]]. The entire force fell into a hole on their journey. A tribute, the Barrancas Mass Grave, stands in memory of Colonel Henry Bolt and his forces.
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==Description==
 
==Description==
[[Image:Fort carsonn.jpg|right|border|325px|A view of the town to the southeast.]]
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It is the county seat of Bone County, as indicated by the small red building in the main street, having been significantly undeveloped as of [[1992]]. North of the town is [[Lil' Probe'Inn]], as well as [[Area 69]], [[The Big Ear]], [[Green Palms]] and [[Regular Tom]], while to the south is the [[Martin Bridge]] and [[Red County]]. West of Fort Carson is [[Tierra Robada]], while to the east is [[Hunter Quarry]]. There is an [[Ammu-Nation]] and [[Cluckin' Bell]] just outside of town. Fort Carson also boasts five Motels. A [[Fort Carson Sign|miniature version]] of the [[Vinewood Sign|Vinewood sign]] is perched upon a hill on the eastern side of the town, though the name is changed accordingly. [[Pedestrians]] such as grandmas, workers and rednecks are common here although pedestrians hardly spawn.
 
It is the county seat of Bone County, as indicated by the small red building in the main street, having been significantly undeveloped as of [[1992]]. North of the town is [[Lil' Probe'Inn]], as well as [[Area 69]], [[The Big Ear]], [[Green Palms]] and [[Regular Tom]], while to the south is the [[Martin Bridge]] and [[Red County]]. West of Fort Carson is [[Tierra Robada]], while to the east is [[Hunter Quarry]]. There is an [[Ammu-Nation]] and [[Cluckin' Bell]] just outside of town. Fort Carson also boasts five Motels. A [[Fort Carson Sign|miniature version]] of the [[Vinewood]] [[Vinewood Sign|sign]] is perched upon a hill on the eastern side of the town, though the name is changed accordingly. Pedestrians such as grandmas, workors, rednecks, and the serial killer are common here although pedestrians hardly spawn.
 
   
 
Fort Carson is also briefly seen in [[The Introduction]], following [[Ken Rosenberg]]'s release from the [[Fort Carson Medical Center]].
 
Fort Carson is also briefly seen in [[The Introduction]], following [[Ken Rosenberg]]'s release from the [[Fort Carson Medical Center]].
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==Places of Interest==
 
==Places of Interest==
[[File:Fort_Carson_Night.jpg|border|right|250px]]
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*[[Hi K69 Radio Station]]
* [[Fort Carson Sign]]
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*[[Fort Carson Safehouse]]
* [[Fort Carson Safehouse]]
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*[[Fort Carson Sign]]
* [[Fort Carson Medical Center]]
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*[[Fort Carson Medical Center]]
* [[Fort Carson sheriff office]]
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*[[Fort Carson Police Station]]
* [[Hi K69 Radio Station]]
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* [[Pay 'n' Spray]]
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==Businesses==
* [[24/7]]
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*[[24/7]]
* [[Astro Drive In Cinema]]
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*[[Ammu-Nation]]
* [[The Bowled Spot]]
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*[[Astro Drive In Cinema]]
* [[U Get Inn Motel]]
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*Bank
* [[No. 1 Desert Home Furnishings]]
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*[[The Bowled Spot]]
* [[Lovin' A Loan]]
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*[[Cluckin' Bell]]
* [[Powertool Paradise]]
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*[[Deluxe Clean & Laundry]]
* [[King Ring]]
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*[[Fort Carson Bar]]
* [[Deluxe Clean & Laundry]]
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*[[Gateway Motel]]
* [[Sprunk]] and Snacks vending machines
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*[[King Ring]]
* Bank (unknown which)
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*[[Lovin' A Loan]]
* [[Fort Carson Bar|Bar]]
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*[[No. 1 Desert Home Furnishings]]
* [[Gateway Motel]]
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*[[Pay 'n' Spray]]
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*[[Powertool Paradise]]
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*[[U Get Inn Motel]]
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==Gallery==
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<gallery>
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FortCarson-GTASA-MapWithDeadleyBeagle.png|The location of the [[Beagle]] in Fort Carson.
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Beaglefortcarson.jpg|The "Flight to Hell" Glitched into a wall. Pay close attention to the wings' position.
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Fort Carson Night.jpg|
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FortCarson Map.jpg|Fort Carson location
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Fort carsonn.jpg|A view of the town to the southeast.
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==Weapons==
 
==Weapons==
 
* [[Pump Action Shotgun|Shotgun]] - In a house near Astro Drive In Cinema
 
* [[Pump Action Shotgun|Shotgun]] - In a house near Astro Drive In Cinema
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* [[Ambulance]]
 
* [[Ambulance]]
 
* [[Beagle]] - Incorrectly placed partially inside a house, unusable (quickly explode after entering)
 
* [[Beagle]] - Incorrectly placed partially inside a house, unusable (quickly explode after entering)
* [[Burrito]]- Common as because there is a industrial area outside of Fort Carson
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* [[Burrito]]- Common as because there is an industrial area outside of Fort Carson
 
* [[Cropduster]]
 
* [[Cropduster]]
 
* [[Freeway]]
 
* [[Freeway]]
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* [[Sadler]]
 
* [[Sadler]]
 
* [[Sanchez]]
 
* [[Sanchez]]
* [[Speeder]]
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* [[Speeder (boat)|Speeder]]
 
* [[Wayfarer]]
 
* [[Wayfarer]]
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
* On the very edge of north-western Fort Carson is a small tunnel. The tunnel is located slightly north of the [[Fort Carson Safehouse]] as you go down the steep incline towards the water, and it ends near the highway that leads to the [[Sherman Dam]] and [[Regular Tom]]. It is one of the many locations in-game to collect a [[Police Bribes|Police Bribe]].
 
* On the very edge of north-western Fort Carson is a small tunnel. The tunnel is located slightly north of the [[Fort Carson Safehouse]] as you go down the steep incline towards the water, and it ends near the highway that leads to the [[Sherman Dam]] and [[Regular Tom]]. It is one of the many locations in-game to collect a [[Police Bribes|Police Bribe]].
* The real Fort Carson is a miltary base, however it's in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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* The real Fort Carson is a military base, however it's in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
 
* Fort Carson is an ideal place to do the [[Paramedic]] side mission. During the mission, all the waiting patients must be located in the same town as the hospital that you are using. If you use one of the three large cities, the patients could be placed anywhere within the city limits, and you end up having to drive very long distances to pick them up. Fort Carson has a hospital of its own and is relatively small, making for less driving and much quicker completion of the mission.
 
* Fort Carson is an ideal place to do the [[Paramedic]] side mission. During the mission, all the waiting patients must be located in the same town as the hospital that you are using. If you use one of the three large cities, the patients could be placed anywhere within the city limits, and you end up having to drive very long distances to pick them up. Fort Carson has a hospital of its own and is relatively small, making for less driving and much quicker completion of the mission.
 
* On the southernmost block of Fort Carson, a [[Beagle]] spawns incorrectly between a house and a tall palm tree, its left wing partially submerged into the house. This is probably a coding error. The airplane, although, is very unstable; it will most likely explode if you move it or enter it. But with some practice, the player may be able to move it and fly it away. This Beagle is the only one in San Andreas that is unlocked before a [[Pilot School|pilot status]] achieved.
 
* On the southernmost block of Fort Carson, a [[Beagle]] spawns incorrectly between a house and a tall palm tree, its left wing partially submerged into the house. This is probably a coding error. The airplane, although, is very unstable; it will most likely explode if you move it or enter it. But with some practice, the player may be able to move it and fly it away. This Beagle is the only one in San Andreas that is unlocked before a [[Pilot School|pilot status]] achieved.
*If [[Carl Johnson|CJ]] jumps out of the plane in [[Stowaway]] then a cutscene will play where he lands on an [[Admiral]] in Fort Carson, killing him. During normal gameplay Admirals don't spawn in Fort Carson.
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* If [[Carl Johnson|CJ]] jumps out of the plane in [[Stowaway]] then a cutscene will play where he lands on an [[Admiral]] in Fort Carson, killing him. During normal gameplay Admirals don't spawn in Fort Carson.
 
*The user "flaptickler" of the website [[MyRoom]] in [[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]] lives in Fort Carson.
 
*The user "flaptickler" of the website [[MyRoom]] in [[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]] lives in Fort Carson.
*There is a hidden Easter egg in Fort Carson. The [[Fort Carson Sky Door]] is a floating enex located on the road next to the [[Cluckin' Bell]], but it is very high in the sky, past the game's height limit. It is accessible through the use of trainers.
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* There is a hidden Easter egg in Fort Carson. The [[Fort Carson Sky Door]] is a floating enex located on the road next to the [[Cluckin' Bell]], but it is very high in the sky, past the game's height limit. It is accessible through the use of trainers.
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* The town is possibly named after the American Colonel Kit Carson who served in the Mexican-American war under Gen. Frémont in California.
   
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
* [http://www.rockstargames.com/sanandreas Official Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas website]
 
* [http://www.rockstargames.com/sanandreas Official Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas website]
   
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Fort Carson is the largest town in Bone County in San Andreas. It is based on Carson City, Nevada. Unusually, roadside signage of the town indicates an estimated population of 369, while in reality the population is 238.

HistoryEdit

Henry Bolt, Colonel of the 66th Cavalry stationed in Fort Carson, in 1842 led them towards Las Barrancas. The entire force fell into a hole on their journey. A tribute, the Barrancas Mass Grave, stands in memory of Colonel Henry Bolt and his forces.

DescriptionEdit

It is the county seat of Bone County, as indicated by the small red building in the main street, having been significantly undeveloped as of 1992. North of the town is Lil' Probe'Inn, as well as Area 69, The Big Ear, Green Palms and Regular Tom, while to the south is the Martin Bridge and Red County. West of Fort Carson is Tierra Robada, while to the east is Hunter Quarry. There is an Ammu-Nation and Cluckin' Bell just outside of town. Fort Carson also boasts five Motels. A miniature version of the Vinewood sign is perched upon a hill on the eastern side of the town, though the name is changed accordingly. Pedestrians such as grandmas, workers and rednecks are common here although pedestrians hardly spawn.

Fort Carson is also briefly seen in The Introduction, following Ken Rosenberg's release from the Fort Carson Medical Center.

Places of InterestEdit

BusinessesEdit

GalleryEdit

WeaponsEdit

VehiclesEdit

TriviaEdit

  • On the very edge of north-western Fort Carson is a small tunnel. The tunnel is located slightly north of the Fort Carson Safehouse as you go down the steep incline towards the water, and it ends near the highway that leads to the Sherman Dam and Regular Tom. It is one of the many locations in-game to collect a Police Bribe.
  • The real Fort Carson is a military base, however it's in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
  • Fort Carson is an ideal place to do the Paramedic side mission. During the mission, all the waiting patients must be located in the same town as the hospital that you are using. If you use one of the three large cities, the patients could be placed anywhere within the city limits, and you end up having to drive very long distances to pick them up. Fort Carson has a hospital of its own and is relatively small, making for less driving and much quicker completion of the mission.
  • On the southernmost block of Fort Carson, a Beagle spawns incorrectly between a house and a tall palm tree, its left wing partially submerged into the house. This is probably a coding error. The airplane, although, is very unstable; it will most likely explode if you move it or enter it. But with some practice, the player may be able to move it and fly it away. This Beagle is the only one in San Andreas that is unlocked before a pilot status achieved.
  • If CJ jumps out of the plane in Stowaway then a cutscene will play where he lands on an Admiral in Fort Carson, killing him. During normal gameplay Admirals don't spawn in Fort Carson.
  • The user "flaptickler" of the website MyRoom in GTA IV lives in Fort Carson.
  • There is a hidden Easter egg in Fort Carson. The Fort Carson Sky Door is a floating enex located on the road next to the Cluckin' Bell, but it is very high in the sky, past the game's height limit. It is accessible through the use of trainers.
  • The town is possibly named after the American Colonel Kit Carson who served in the Mexican-American war under Gen. Frémont in California.

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