Golden Gate Toll Road

The Golden Gate Toll Road, also known as the Golden Gate & Gregory Road, climbed through Tucker Gulch and Golden Gate Canyon to the Central City Mining District.

Photos on this page are copyrighted by and used courtesy of Peter J. Modreski.

Monument erected in 1938 in recognition of the Golden Gate Toll Road.

Monument erected in 1938 in recognition of the Golden Gate Toll Road.


The plaque on the monument reads:

GOLDEN GATE TOLL ROAD
SHORT CUT TO GREGORY DIGGINGS
OPERATED FROM 1860 TO 1871
OWNERS
ALFRED TUCKER & ELISHA DUNCAN
DEDICATED BY
DAUGHTERS OF COLORADO
MAY 12 1938

Golden Gate Toll Road Plaque Detail
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