Hyatt Lake


Address: W. 59th and Indiana, Golden 80401

This Water District #7 lake is filled with water diverted from Clear Creek via Farmers High Line Canal. Claimant in 1936 was the Farmer's High Line Canal and Reservoir Company. Construction began in 1871. Named for early land owner in the area shown on the "settlement map" in "Waters of Gold." Farmers High Line Canal acquired the lake from Mr. Lothrop in December 1890.
Quad Map/Date: Golden, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S7, T3S, R69
Elevation: 5540
Source: Denver District Court Division II Proceedings, #60052, May 13, 1936; Arvada Historical Society, "Waters of Gold," Frontispiece; Dec. 1890 Minutes of Farmer's High Line Canal; State Engineer's "Water Rights Report," p. 384.
Last Modified: Sat, August 10 1996
 


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