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.

Elk Creek


AddressStarts N.W. of Shaffers Crossing, flows S.W. to Pine into the N. Fork of the S. Platte River at Cty. Rd. 126
QuadPine, 1965 (1985)
SectionS31, T6S, R71W; S24, T4S, R71W
Elevation6754-8000
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Initialdate1992-04-21 00:00:00-06
PersonDWL
Latestdate1996-01-22 00:00:00-07
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HistoryProbably named for the local wildlife.
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