Turkey Creek Canyon


Address: Jefferson County (unincorporated)

A toll road was built in 1866 from Denver to where Bradford, Tarryall Blue River Road crosses Turkey Creek. The Turkey Creek Post Office was located in Turkey Creek Canyon. It opened on July 16, 1874 and closed on August 24, 1875.
Quad Map/Date: Indian Hills, 1965 (1994)
Elevation: 6200-7800
Source: Brush & Dittman, "Indian Hills"; Moynihan & Waters, "Mountain Memories"; "Guide to Place Names in Colorado," Ray Shatter, 1989.
Last Modified: Fri, January 5 1996
 


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