Van Bibber Creek

AddressFrom the eastern slope of Mt. Tom, SE of Golden Gate Park, to Ralston Creek at Garrison St. in Arvada
QuadRalston Buttes, 1948; Golden, 1965 (1980); Arvada, 1965
SectionS4, T3S, R71W; S10, T3S, R69W
Elevation7372-c. 5363
SourceUSGS Topographic, Jefferson County, Sheet #1, 1976.
SeealsoVan Bibber Farm; Van Bibber Open Space Park; White Ranch Open Space Park
Initialdate1997-02-13 00:00:00-07
HistoryThis creek was named for Isaac Van Bibber, whose farm was in the vicinity of the creek in 1859. When the creek reached Arvada, it was called Dry Creek because there was little water left when it joined Ralston Creek at Garrison Street.