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.
|Address||Begins 2 mi. E. of Critchell as two small unnamed streams join to form the gulch, extends E. into the South Platte River, 1.5 mi. upstream from Kassler|
|Quad||Platte Canyon, 1965 (1985)|
|Section||S25, 33; T6S, R69W|
|History||It was probably named for the cottonwoods growing alongside.|