Frederick Kuehster/Jack Kuehster Ranch
|Address:||six miles east of Critchell on Kuehster Rd. in Pike National Forest.|
Frederick Kuehster homesteaded this ranch in 1877 and subsequently built a series of log buildings: house, one-story bunkhouse, barn with hayloft, and blacksmith log shed. Frederick Kuehster came to Colorado during the 1859 Colorado Gold Rush and worked for Central City's Bobcat Mine for a number of years before moving to Jefferson County to homestead in 1876.
|Quad Map/Date:||Platte Canyon|
|Sec/Town/Range:||S7, T75, R69W|
|Source:||State Inventory Form #5JF378, 1977, CHS|
|Last Modified:||Wed, November 28 2012|