Silver Spruce Ranch

Address20973 Wellington Rd., Bailey
QuadBailey, 1987
SourceColorado Historical Society, "Directory of State Register Properties," 5JF837, p. 95.
Initialdate1998-12-01 00:00:00-07
Latestdate2012-12-17 00:00:00-07
HistoryThe ranch began operation in 1872 as one of the earliest in the Platte Canyon of Jefferson County. It developed into a tourist facility, a summer camp for girls, and eventually an outdoor environmental laboratory for the Jefferson County School District. The ranch contains an important collection of Rustic style buildings. Designated on the Directory of State Register Properties on June 12, 1996, 5JF837.