Tag Archives: floods

September 2013 Flooding in Evergreen

Bear Creek slams downtown business district in Evergreen Eyewitness account by Karen Groves After days of rain in early September 2013, Evergreen residents watched as torrents of muddy water in Bear Creek roared down hills, flowed over culverts, and wiped … Continue reading

Posted in historic happenings | Tagged | Leave a comment

An 1880s Great Flood in Morrison

This first-person account by Francis Kowald, S.J., describes one of many floods to strike in the lower reaches of Bear Creek Canyon and Morrison. Due to space constraints, it was not included in the 2014 issue of Historically Jeffco devoted … Continue reading

Posted in historic happenings | Tagged | Leave a comment