Miller Gulch Wagon Road

Addresssouthwest of Buffalo Creek in Pike National Forst
QuadPine, 1954
SectionS2&3, T8S, R71W
SourceColorado Cultural Resources Survey #5JF508, 1989, CHS
Initialdate1998-12-20 00:00:00-07
Latestdate2012-12-03 00:00:00-07
HistorySite consists of a sunken track from a wagon road along the side of Miller Gulch. Remnants of wooden fence are visible in some areas. This route may have been used by J. Higginson in the 1860s to access his Wellington Lake Ranch from the North Fork if the South Platte River valley. From 1880 to 1920 the road was used to access habitations in the upper Miller Gulch Ranger Station.