Eastern Mojave Vegetation Lippincott Road, Jefferson County, Colorado  
 

Tom Schweich  

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 There is no such thing as Lippincott Road. I am using this name for a sequence of former ranch roads that go from Plainview Road north to Bull Gulch. A road following this route first appears on the El Dorado Springs (1942) quadrangle.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;  Coll. No. 2212, 29 Aug 2019;

Locations: Bull Gulch.
Full Size ImageColl. No. 2216, Pericome caudata  

Bull Gulch
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Where the old ranch road crosses Bull Gulch.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageRanch road approaches Bull Gulch.
Full Size ImageNorth gate, to City of Boulder property.  

 
  Lippincott Parcel above
Gate
City of Boulder property below

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  Coll. No. 2166, 21 Jul 2019;
Full Size ImageSea of Monarda fistulosa  

Near the north gate, a sea of Monarda fistulosa, coll. no. 2166, and a few Erigeron speciosus, coll. no. 2166.1

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageSouth gate, City of Boulder side.  

 
  City of Boulder property above
Gate
Lippincott parcel belows

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageSouth gate, from Lippincott property.  

 

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageStream crossing.
Full Size ImageView up the quarry from the ranch road crossing.  

Cross diverted creek.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageQuarry
Full Size ImageQuarry  

 

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageRanch road, generally north-ish.  

 

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  20190526;
Full Size ImageFormer watercourse (?), view upstream
Full Size ImageFormer watercourse (?), view downstream.  

Cross old creek
  Junction: old ranch road to the east, crosses into City of Boulder property.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageThe road continues north-ish in the direction of Bull Gulch.  

 

Other articles:
• Field Notes:   Coll. No. 2016, 18 Apr 2019;   Coll. No. 2017, 18 Apr 2019;   Coll. No. 2018, 18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageLocation of three collections of tiny annuals.  

Junction: road to quarry

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageThe way out, south-ish.  

 
  Junction: road to Zaharias parcel

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;
Full Size ImageView across springy ground.
Full Size ImageEntrance to Lippincott Property.  

 

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  18 Apr 2019;

Locations: Lippincott Property.
Full Size ImageGate, usually locked, closed to public access.  

Gate: entrance to Lippincott parcel

Ranson/Edwards Homestead below.

Other articles:
• Plainview Road:   at Lippincott Rd;  

Junction: Plainview Road

 

 

   

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Date and time this article was prepared: 5/31/2020 9:14:51 PM