Cloudcrest Vacation Homes

AddressCty. Rd. 96, 1.5 mi. downstream from Buffalo Creek community (unincorporated Jefferson County)
QuadPlatte Canyon, 1985
SectionS21, T7S, R70W
SourceInterviews, local residents of Buffalo Creek community, 1993.
OtherCloudcrest Post Office
Initialdate1992-02-28 00:00:00-07
Latestdate1995-01-10 00:00:00-07
HistoryTwo private residences are located across the North Fork of the South Platte River with access by car over a bridge. They were originally owned by a Mr. Jordon, then sold to Henry Nadorff, then resold several times. A post office was located here from 1916-1918 (on the railroad track side of the river). One structure was bought in 1992 by a professor at Yale University who had resided in Jefferson County. It has been enlarged and renovated extensively to become a comfortable and attractive vacation home. The origin of the name is unknown.