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.

Elephant Park


Address2 1/2 mi. SW of Evergreen
QuadEvergreen, 1965 (1979)
SectionS8, T5S, R71W
Elevation7600
SourceInterview, Sandy Crain, Director of the Hiwan Homestead Museum, 1995.
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Initialdate1992-03-16 00:00:00-07
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Latestdate1995-02-23 00:00:00-07
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HistoryThis Denver Mountain Park is named for Elephant Butte, which resembles an elephant.
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