Ferndale


Address: On Cty. Rd. 96, 3 mi. N.E., downstream, from Buffalo Creek

A cluster of log homes was built on the mountainside in early 1900s as a summer resort. Access is by a foot-bridge across the river. This was a stop on the Colorado & Southern Railroad until 1937 when the line was discontinued. The homes continue to be occupied in the summer.
Quad Map/Date: Platte Canyon, 1965 (1985)
Sec/Town/Range: S20, T7S, R70W
Elevation: 6482
Source: Interviews, Area Residents, 1993.
Other Names: Colorado & Southern Railroad
Last Modified: Wed, April 16 2014
 


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