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West Creek Dam, Douglas County, Colorado, United States


Type:Dam - a barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
Mindat.org Region:Douglas Co., Colorado, USA
Region:Douglas County, Colorado, United States
Latitude:39° 9' 41" N
Longitude:105° 9' 55" W
Lat/Long (dec):39.16166,-105.16555
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Elevation:2,262m
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Mindat.org localities near to this feature


LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Quarry (MRDS - 10142270), Deckers Area, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 9' 21" N105° 8' 40" W1.9km (1.2 miles)
Unnamed Molybdenum Occurrence (MRDS - 10013983), Deckers Area, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 9' 55" N105° 11' 58" W3.0km (1.8 miles)
Minniek Occurrence (The Homestead Claims), West Creek, Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 7' 16" N105° 9' 22" W4.5km (2.8 miles)
Lone Star Occurrence, West Creek, Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 7' 16" N105° 8' 16" W5.1km (3.2 miles)
Quarry (MRDS - 10214733), Deckers Area, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 9' 17" N105° 6' 6" W5.6km (3.5 miles)
Fern Creek, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 9' 50" N105° 6' 4" W5.6km (3.5 miles)
Quarry (MRDS - 10281455), Deckers Area, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 8' 5" N105° 5' 47" W6.6km (4.1 miles)
Quarry (MRDS - 10166606), Deckers Area, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 8' 34" N105° 5' 32" W6.7km (4.1 miles)
Unknown Gold Occurrence (MRDS - 10017573), West Creek, Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 7' 16" N105° 4' 55" W8.5km (5.3 miles)
C & S, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 9' 57" N105° 3' 27" W9.3km (5.8 miles)
Lone Pine Feldspar Quarry (Claim: Lone Pine; MS 20867), Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 9' 24" N105° 3' 25" W9.4km (5.8 miles)
Andre - Horse Creek Placer, Deckers Area, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 14' 29" N105° 12' 45" W9.8km (6.1 miles)
Little Eddie Mine, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 11' 19" N105° 3' 13" W10.1km (6.3 miles)
Baldwin Mine, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 11' 13" N105° 3' 9" W10.1km (6.3 miles)
Little Joe, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 11' 34" N105° 3' 13" W10.2km (6.4 miles)
Long Hollow, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 12' 46" N105° 3' 53" W10.4km (6.5 miles)
Skeleton No. 2 pegmatite, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 13' 3" N105° 4' 1" W10.5km (6.5 miles)
Devils Head Occurrence (C.M.S.), Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 15' 3" N105° 7' 12" W10.7km (6.6 miles)
Lost Dutchman pegmatite, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 9' 32" N105° 2' 25" W10.8km (6.7 miles)
Spielman prospect (Spielman pegmatite), Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 9' 32" N105° 2' 25" W10.8km (6.7 miles)
Little Anna, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 13' 19" N105° 3' 49" W11.1km (6.9 miles)
Watson Park Mine (Watson Park pegmatite), Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 13' 42" N105° 4' 10" W11.1km (6.9 miles)
Snowflake Feldspar Mine, Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 3' 46" N105° 8' 21" W11.2km (7.0 miles)
Devils Head, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 15' 22" N105° 6' 57" W11.3km (7.0 miles)
Unknown Fluorine - Fluorite (MRDS - 10239627), Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 15' 22" N105° 6' 57" W11.3km (7.0 miles)
Denver Mine, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 11' 46" N105° 2' 29" W11.4km (7.1 miles)
Devils Head Mine (Devils Head pegmatite), Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 15' 24" N105° 6' 48" W11.5km (7.1 miles)
Rusty Pick Occurrence, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 12' 27" N105° 2' 43" W11.6km (7.2 miles)
Colorado Mineral Society, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 15' 24" N105° 6' 33" W11.6km (7.2 miles)
Three Musketeers Mine, Devils Head Pegmatite Mining District, Douglas Co., Colorado, USA39° 16' 21" N105° 9' 1" W12.4km (7.7 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 12.4 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 12.4 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Westcreek Lake (historical)Reservoir(s)39° 9' 41" N105° 9' 55" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Bell RockMountain39° 9' 25" N105° 10' 27" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
WestcreekPopulated place39° 9' 8" N105° 9' 48" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
J O Hill DamDam39° 8' 47" N105° 9' 37" W1.7km (1.1 miles)
J O Hill ReservoirReservoir(s)39° 8' 47" N105° 9' 37" W1.7km (1.1 miles)
Shrewsbury GulchValley39° 8' 42" N105° 9' 51" W1.8km (1.1 miles)
Mountain Communities Fire Protection District Westcreek StationBuilding(s)39° 8' 38" N105° 9' 48" W2.0km (1.2 miles)
Orion Ranch39° 9' 25" N105° 8' 16" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
Trail CreekStream39° 8' 7" N105° 9' 34" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
Thunder ButteMountain39° 10' 17" N105° 11' 50" W3.0km (1.8 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
USACountry
Colorado, USAState
Douglas Co., Colorado, USACounty
 
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