National and State Register

Starbuck Park

Jefferson County

The park was included in the Olmsted acquisition plan.  Jules J.B. Benedict designed the circa 1923 native stone and timber well house.  

A black and white photo of a shelter in the park with stone corner pillars and hipped roof, surrounded by brush and leafless trees.

Starbuck Park

Ruins of an early 1920s Denver Motor Club building are a reminder of the park’s popularity with Denver motorists.  A trout hatchery, destroyed by flooding in the 1930s, supplied the Denver Mountain Park System.  Listed under Denver Mountain Parks and the Historic Park Landscapes in National and State Parks Resources Multiple Property Submissions.