Tucker Gulch

About eight miles long, this gulch is a major east-west watershed opening on the prairie approximately one mile north of and parallel to Clear Creek Canyon. Named for Alfred Tucker who operated a toll gate inside the canyon entrance in the 1860s.
Quad Map/Date: Ralston Buttes, 1965 (1971); Golden, 1965 (1980).
Sec/Town/Range: S15,19,20,22,23,24,25,30, T3S, R70,71W; S20,21,27,28, T3S, R71W.
Elevation: c. 5800-7000
Source: Arvada Historical Society, "Arvada, Just Between You & Me, 1904-1941," p. 5.
See Also: Clear Creek Canyon; Cressman's Gulch; Eight Mile Canyon/Gulch; Golden Gate Canyon.
Last Modified: Sat, July 5 1997

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