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.

Chicken Creek


AddressBrook Forest
QuadMeridian Hill, 1957 (1974); Evergreen 1965 (1979)
SectionS35, T5S, R72W; S31, T5S, R71W
Elevation8000-9050
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Initialdate1994-05-02 00:00:00-06
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Latestdate1995-03-13 00:00:00-07
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HistoryOnly about two miles long, Chicken Creek joins Cub Creek at Brook Forest. Name origin unknown.
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