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Adams County Colorado | Tom Ashworth's Prospectors Cache
  • Latitude: 39.87376
  • Longitude: -104.33663
  • LODE OR PLACER: Placer
  • CITIES: Strasburg
  • MINES:
  • WATERWAYS FOR PLACERS: Clear Creek, South Platte River


Adams County Colorado



The Gravel and bench deposits along Clear Creek, just north of Denver contains placer gold. All bars, and benches along Clear Creek, which is a tributary of the South Platte River, had extensive placer operations which produced 16,800 ounces of gold between 1922 and 1959.

CATEGORY TAGS: Gold Location
TAXONOMY TAGS: Adams County Colorado, Colorado
STATE TAGS: Adams, Colorado