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South Boulder Creek
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Physical characteristics
Main source Gilpin County, Colorado
39°52′13″N 105°41′30″W / 39.87028°N 105.69167°W / 39.87028; -105.69167
River mouth Confluence with Boulder Creek
5,174 ft (1,577 m)
40°02′03″N 105°12′59″W / 40.03417°N 105.21639°W / 40.03417; -105.21639
Basin features
Progression BoulderSt. Vrain
South PlattePlatte

South Boulder Creek is a tributary of Boulder Creek in central Colorado in the United States. Its source is near Rogers Pass on the Continental Divide. The stream flows to a confluence with Boulder Creek in northeast Boulder. Gross Dam is located on South Boulder Creek, approximately 4 1/2 miles west of Eldorado Springs, Colorado.

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