Colorado: Bear Creek Lake|
Posted on Tuesday, January 09 @ 13:09:36 CST by iljiana
Bear Creek Lake Colorado
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
9307 S. Wadsworth Blvd
Littleton, CO 80128-6901
Phone: (303) 979-4120
Directions & Lake History/Factoid
Directions: Located just west of Denver near Morrison, on CO 8.
Bear Creek Dam, the last of three dams built to protect the Denver
region from floods, is located on the southwest edge of suburban
Lakewood at the confluence of Bear Creek and Turkey Creek. This project
is known for its diverse bird and waterfowl population and its striking
scenic views. Recreation opportunities include camping, horseback
riding, picnicking, hiking, boating, archery and nature study.
For more information: http://corpslakes.usace.army.mil/visitors/projects.cfm?Id=G672285