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.

Corbin Ranch


Address2 mi. E. of Buffalo Creek community
QuadPlatte Canyon, 1965 (1985)
SectionS20, T7S, R70W
Elevation7000
SourceInterview, John & Eleanor Miller, Owners.
OtherHuff Corbin Ranch.
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Initialdate1992-04-14 00:00:00-06
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Latestdate1997-06-19 00:00:00-06
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HistoryHomesteaded in late 1880s by Henry Corbin, a Mr. Ammon and a Mr. Kayser. The present owners' year-round home was built around the one-room log house where the ranch children attended school and another cabin where the teacher lived.
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