to Jackson County
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Founded: May 5, 1909 from Larimer County
Named for Former President Andrew Jackson
The county seat and the only municipality in the county is the Town of
Most of Jackson County is a high relativelyl broad intermontane basin
known as North Park, which covers 1,613 square miles. This basin opens
north into Wyoming and is rimmed on the west by the Park Range, on the
south by the Rabbit Ears Range and the Never Summer Mountains, and on
the east by the Medicine Bow Mountains. Elevations range from 7,800 to
12,953 feet above sea level and is home to the head waters of the North
Platte River. (source: wikipedia)
Brockman Lumber Camp * Coalmont * Cowdrey * Fort Boettcher * Gould
Kings Canyon * Larand * Northgate * Rand * Stelbars Lindland * Walden *
Willey Lumber Camp
Ghost Towns and
Brownlee * Hebron * Old Homestead * Owl * Pearl * Spicer * Teller City