Eastern Mojave Vegetation Colorado State Highway 72  
 

Tom Schweich  

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 Peak to Peak Highway.

Other articles: Colorado State Highway 7 20000  

Junction: Colorado Highway 7

Other articles: Brainard Lake Road at CO 72  

Junction: NF-112 “Brainard Lake Road”, to Red Rock Lake, Brainard Lake, etc.

Locations: Ward.

Species Lists: Frasera speciosa  

Ward

 

Other articles: Gold Hill Road at CO SH 72  

Junction: Gold Hill Road

Other articles: Sugarloaf Road at CO 72  

Junction: Sugarloaf Road

Species Lists: Frasera speciosa  

The north edge of Nederland is the location of a collection of Frasera speciosa.

Other articles: CO Highway 119 at CO 72W  

Junction: Colorado Highway 119, to Boulder.

Locations: Nederland.  

Nederland

 

Other articles: CO Highway 119 at Sundance Café Field Notes Sunday, November 9th
Full Size ImageSundance Café
Full Size ImageMountains near Nederland  

Sundance Café

Other articles: County Route 132 at CO 119  

Junction: County Road 132

Other articles: CO Highway 119 at CO 72E  

Junction: Colorado Highway 119, to Black Hawk
  For the next 3 miles CO Hwy 72 follows Beaver Creek to its junction with South Boulder Creek, and the transcontinental railroad line.

Locations: Beaver Creek.  

Tungsten Mountain to the north. Beaver Creek to the south.

Other articles: County Route 132 at coll.

Species Lists: Frasera speciosa  

Somewhere on the hills to the north, between here and Magnolia Drive, is G. Jones collection of Frasera speciosa.
  Junction of Beaver Creek with South Boulder Creek.
 

Pinecliffe

 

Other articles: Gap Road at CO 72  

Junction: Twin Spruce - Gap Road
  Pass under Union Pacific transcontinental railroad.

Locations: Coal Creek Canyon.  

Mouth of Coal Creek Canyon.
  Junction: Blue Mountain Road

Locations: Coal Creek Canyon Park.  

Coal Creek Canyon Park

 

Other articles: Field Notes Monday, March 23rd

Locations: Coal Creek Canyon.
Full Size ImageLooking west on CO Hwy 72, Coal Creek Canyon Road.  

View west from Plainview Road

Other articles: Plainview Road at CO 72 Field Notes Monday, March 23rd

Locations: Ranson/Edwards Homestead Open Space Park.
Full Size ImagePlainview Road at Colorado Highway 72, entrance to Ranson/Edwards Homestead Park.  

Junction: Plainview Road

Other articles: Field Notes Monday, March 23rd

Locations: Rocky Flats.
Full Size ImageRocky Flats below Coal Creek Canyon.  

View east from Plainview Road

Other articles: CO Hwy 93 at CO 72  

Junction: Colorado State Highway 93, north to Boulder, or south to Golden.
  Junction: Indiana Street, at W. 86th Parkway.
  Junction: W. 64th Avenue, at Indiana.
  Junction: Ward Road, at W. 64th.
  Junction: 58th Avenue, at Ward Road.

Locations: Van Bibber Park.  

Van Bibber Park

5575 Ward Rd.
  Junction: 52nd Avenue, at Ward Road.

Other articles: Interstate 70 at Ward  

Junction: US Interstate 70, at Exit 266.
 

Literature Cited

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Date and time this article was prepared: 7/31/2017 9:33:12 AM