This is an early beta version that’s still a work in progress. We hope to develop and refine the contents going forward. In the meantime, we’re making it fully available to the public as-is. Started by the Jefferson County Historical Commission in the 1990s, it was transferred to the Golden History Museum-City of Golden in 2020.

Bull Gulch Prospect Pit


AddressTwo miles north of Coal Creek Canyon above Bull Gulch
QuadEl Dorado Springs, 1965
SectionS2, T2S, R71W
Elevation8520
SourceIsolated Find Record # 557494, 1998, CHS
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Initialdate1998-12-20 00:00:00-07
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Latestdate2012-11-28 00:00:00-07
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HistoryThis c. 1900 site consists of a prospect pit. It is a shallow depression on a narrow ridge top on the north side of Coal Creek Canyon.
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