Upper Church Lake

Address: Jefferson County Airport

Located in Water District #7, this lake is filled with water diverted from Coal Creek. Earliest appropriation May 20, 1870, and was built by George H. Church, farmer and rancher in the area.
Quad Map/Date: Lafayette, 1956.
Sec/Town/Range: S3, T2S, R69W, Water District #6
Elevation: c. 5560
Source: State Engineer's "Water Rights Report," p. 381, June 1989; Arvada Historical Society, "Waters of Gold," p. 22.
See Also: Church's Lower Lake
Last Modified: Sat, August 10 1996

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