Top Dams in Adams County, CO

Dams

Dam

Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
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There are 62 dams in Adams County, Colorado.

  • Icon Latitude:  39.7733185°
    Longitude:  -104.4655171°
    Elevation:  5440 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Bennett, CO 2.25 miles
    • Watkins, CO 7.79 miles
    • Strasburg, CO 7.93 miles
    • Byers, CO 13.34 miles
    • Altura, CO 18.15 miles
  • Todd Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  38.7838772°
    Longitude:  -107.5770017°
    Elevation:  7585 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Crawford, CO 5.79 miles
    • Paonia, CO 5.89 miles
    • Hotchkiss, CO 7.75 miles
    • Austin, CO 20.14 miles
    • Cedaredge, CO 20.49 miles
  • Bootleg Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9877765°
    Longitude:  -104.6133365°
    Elevation:  5105 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lochbuie, CO 5.60 miles
    • Hudson, CO 6.13 miles
    • Keenesburg, CO 9.68 miles
    • Brighton, CO 10.97 miles
    • Aristocrat Ranchettes, CO 11.51 miles
  • Bramkamp Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.8399819°
    Longitude:  -104.0288433°
    Elevation:  4862 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Peoria, CO 11.97 miles
    • Byers, CO 13.80 miles
    • Deer Trail, CO 15.57 miles
    • Strasburg, CO 17.14 miles
    • Bennett, CO 21.89 miles
  • Terminal Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.8116528°
    Longitude:  -104.6455226°
    Elevation:  5394 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Watkins, CO 5.01 miles
    • Altura, CO 9.77 miles
    • Montbello, CO 10.06 miles
    • Aurora, CO 11.41 miles
    • Bennett, CO 12.14 miles
  • Richards Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9733177°
    Longitude:  -104.9255328°
    Elevation:  5223 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 2.78 miles
    • Brighton, CO 5.62 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 6.89 miles
    • Quimby, CO 6.98 miles
    • Thornton, CO 7.68 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9749843°
    Longitude:  -104.8938647°
    Elevation:  5098 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 1.11 miles
    • Brighton, CO 3.95 miles
    • Quimby, CO 7.51 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 7.92 miles
    • Dacono, CO 7.96 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8166533°
    Longitude:  -105.148875°
    Elevation:  5505 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Arvada, CO 3.40 miles
    • Applewood, CO 4.13 miles
    • Wheat Ridge, CO 5.17 miles
    • Lakeside, CO 5.64 miles
    • Golden, CO 5.70 miles
  • Cole Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9516514°
    Longitude:  -104.9555342°
    Elevation:  5194 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 4.72 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 4.87 miles
    • Quimby, CO 5.45 miles
    • Thornton, CO 5.84 miles
    • Broomfield, CO 7.27 miles
  • Marshall Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9399848°
    Longitude:  -104.9155326°
    Elevation:  5174 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 3.45 miles
    • Quimby, CO 4.85 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 5.35 miles
    • Thornton, CO 5.80 miles
    • Brighton, CO 5.92 miles
  • Johnson Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9216517°
    Longitude:  -104.9121992°
    Elevation:  5105 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Quimby, CO 3.74 miles
    • Todd Creek, CO 4.41 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 4.69 miles
    • Thornton, CO 4.87 miles
    • Derby, CO 5.69 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9433181°
    Longitude:  -104.9605344°
    Elevation:  5210 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Northglenn, CO 4.24 miles
    • Quimby, CO 4.92 miles
    • Todd Creek, CO 5.21 miles
    • Thornton, CO 5.24 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 6.67 miles
  • Vail Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9299847°
    Longitude:  -104.7955276°
    Elevation:  5079 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Brighton, CO 4.04 miles
    • Todd Creek, CO 5.29 miles
    • Lochbuie, CO 6.79 miles
    • Quimby, CO 8.78 miles
    • Derby, CO 9.04 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9566058°
    Longitude:  -104.7518095°
    Elevation:  5102 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lochbuie, CO 3.98 miles
    • Brighton, CO 4.14 miles
    • Todd Creek, CO 6.60 miles
    • Fort Lupton, CO 9.43 miles
    • Hudson, CO 9.92 miles
  • Higgins Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9502622°
    Longitude:  -104.7983054°
    Elevation:  5046 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Brighton, CO 2.69 miles
    • Todd Creek, CO 4.41 miles
    • Lochbuie, CO 5.87 miles
    • Fort Lupton, CO 9.32 miles
    • Quimby, CO 9.37 miles
  • Lutz Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9466511°
    Longitude:  -104.7971943°
    Elevation:  5052 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Brighton, CO 2.94 miles
    • Todd Creek, CO 4.58 miles
    • Lochbuie, CO 6.00 miles
    • Quimby, CO 9.28 miles
    • Fort Lupton, CO 9.58 miles
  • Brewer Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.8866521°
    Longitude:  -104.9372005°
    Elevation:  5151 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Quimby, CO 0.99 miles
    • Thornton, CO 2.25 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 2.65 miles
    • Derby, CO 3.41 miles
    • Welby, CO 3.65 miles
  • McKay Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9580404°
    Longitude:  -105.0085919°
    Elevation:  5249 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Broomfield, CO 4.88 miles
    • Lafayette, CO 4.95 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 5.14 miles
    • Thornton, CO 6.52 miles
    • Louisville, CO 6.67 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9555556°
    Longitude:  -105.0086111°
    Elevation:  5239 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Broomfield, CO 4.79 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 4.97 miles
    • Lafayette, CO 5.03 miles
    • Thornton, CO 6.35 miles
    • Quimby, CO 6.64 miles
  • Metzger Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9733178°
    Longitude:  -104.9772016°
    Elevation:  5154 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 5.51 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 6.09 miles
    • Lafayette, CO 6.12 miles
    • Erie, CO 6.57 miles
    • Broomfield, CO 6.85 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8449859°
    Longitude:  -104.8638644°
    Elevation:  5171 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Derby, CO 2.93 miles
    • Adams City, CO 3.67 miles
    • Montbello, CO 3.90 miles
    • Commerce City, CO 4.50 miles
    • Quimby, CO 4.67 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8466526°
    Longitude:  -104.8521973°
    Elevation:  5210 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Derby, CO 3.56 miles
    • Montbello, CO 3.80 miles
    • Adams City, CO 4.30 miles
    • Commerce City, CO 5.08 miles
    • Quimby, CO 5.20 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8433193°
    Longitude:  -104.8555307°
    Elevation:  5203 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Derby, CO 3.36 miles
    • Montbello, CO 3.63 miles
    • Adams City, CO 4.06 miles
    • Commerce City, CO 4.81 miles
    • Quimby, CO 5.12 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8533191°
    Longitude:  -104.8588641°
    Elevation:  5194 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Derby, CO 3.31 miles
    • Adams City, CO 4.15 miles
    • Montbello, CO 4.34 miles
    • Quimby, CO 4.72 miles
    • Commerce City, CO 5.05 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8201985°
    Longitude:  -104.8601061°
    Elevation:  5220 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Montbello, CO 2.32 miles
    • Derby, CO 3.38 miles
    • Adams City, CO 3.68 miles
    • Sandown, CO 3.96 miles
    • Commerce City, CO 4.00 miles
  • Derby Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.8149932°
    Longitude:  -104.8456458°
    Elevation:  5246 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Montbello, CO 1.61 miles
    • Sandown, CO 4.17 miles
    • Derby, CO 4.22 miles
    • Adams City, CO 4.49 miles
    • Commerce City, CO 4.71 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8166531°
    Longitude:  -104.8405303°
    Elevation:  5246 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Montbello, CO 1.64 miles
    • Derby, CO 4.43 miles
    • Sandown, CO 4.44 miles
    • Adams City, CO 4.74 miles
    • Commerce City, CO 4.99 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.817647°
    Longitude:  -104.8349315°
    Elevation:  5249 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Montbello, CO 1.66 miles
    • Derby, CO 4.69 miles
    • Sandown, CO 4.71 miles
    • Adams City, CO 5.02 miles
    • Commerce City, CO 5.29 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8849854°
    Longitude:  -104.958868°
    Elevation:  5279 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Quimby, CO 1.13 miles
    • Thornton, CO 1.36 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 1.50 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 3.14 miles
    • Welby, CO 3.34 miles
  • Copeland Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.8058196°
    Longitude:  -104.9819251°
    Elevation:  5194 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Washington, CO 0.19 miles
    • Twin Lakes, CO 1.79 miles
    • Berkley, CO 2.35 miles
    • Sherrelwood, CO 2.44 miles
    • Welby, CO 2.45 miles
  • Hartley Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9366516°
    Longitude:  -104.9619234°
    Elevation:  5243 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Northglenn, CO 3.78 miles
    • Quimby, CO 4.48 miles
    • Thornton, CO 4.77 miles
    • Todd Creek, CO 5.50 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 6.20 miles
  • Poitz Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9316517°
    Longitude:  -104.9755351°
    Elevation:  5249 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Northglenn, CO 3.25 miles
    • Quimby, CO 4.37 miles
    • Thornton, CO 4.40 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 5.68 miles
    • Broomfield, CO 5.94 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9183184°
    Longitude:  -104.9738684°
    Elevation:  5318 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Northglenn, CO 2.37 miles
    • Thornton, CO 3.48 miles
    • Quimby, CO 3.49 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 4.81 miles
    • Welby, CO 5.70 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8983187°
    Longitude:  -105.0138701°
    Elevation:  5371 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Northglenn, CO 1.67 miles
    • Thornton, CO 3.05 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 3.34 miles
    • Shaw Heights, CO 3.52 miles
    • Quimby, CO 4.09 miles
  • Storm Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.829986°
    Longitude:  -104.9922031°
    Elevation:  5210 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Sherrelwood, CO 0.72 miles
    • Twin Lakes, CO 0.75 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 1.52 miles
    • North Washington, CO 1.73 miles
    • Welby, CO 1.81 miles
  • Kalcevic Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.8416526°
    Longitude:  -105.0038701°
    Elevation:  5318 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Sherrelwood, CO 0.30 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 0.73 miles
    • Twin Lakes, CO 1.15 miles
    • Westminster, CO 1.80 miles
    • Shaw Heights, CO 2.21 miles
  • Badding Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.8733189°
    Longitude:  -104.9872027°
    Elevation:  5390 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Northglenn, CO 0.84 miles
    • Thornton, CO 0.89 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 1.63 miles
    • Quimby, CO 2.30 miles
    • Sherrelwood, CO 2.57 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8733189°
    Longitude:  -104.9872027°
    Elevation:  5390 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Northglenn, CO 0.84 miles
    • Thornton, CO 0.89 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 1.63 miles
    • Quimby, CO 2.30 miles
    • Sherrelwood, CO 2.57 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9099852°
    Longitude:  -104.9855357°
    Elevation:  5390 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Northglenn, CO 1.69 miles
    • Thornton, CO 2.99 miles
    • Quimby, CO 3.36 miles
    • Federal Heights, CO 4.11 miles
    • Shaw Heights, CO 5.01 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8566524°
    Longitude:  -104.9938696°
    Elevation:  5285 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Federal Heights, CO 0.44 miles
    • Sherrelwood, CO 1.36 miles
    • Thornton, CO 1.41 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 2.03 miles
    • Twin Lakes, CO 2.26 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.8633156°
    Longitude:  -104.0305094°
    Elevation:  4846 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Peoria, CO 13.44 miles
    • Byers, CO 14.83 miles
    • Deer Trail, CO 17.18 miles
    • Strasburg, CO 17.78 miles
    • Bennett, CO 22.27 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.935°
    Longitude:  -104.948333°
    Elevation:  8970 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Cascade, CO 2.94 miles
    • Chipita Park, CO 3.22 miles
    • Green Mountain Falls, CO 3.69 miles
    • Manitou Springs, CO 5.46 miles
    • Pikeview, CO 6.92 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9983168°
    Longitude:  -104.7105234°
    Elevation:  5007 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lochbuie, CO 0.68 miles
    • Brighton, CO 5.89 miles
    • Hudson, CO 6.31 miles
    • Fort Lupton, CO 8.06 miles
    • Aristocrat Ranchettes, CO 8.14 miles
  • A-20 Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.9966507°
    Longitude:  -104.9021983°
    Elevation:  5144 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 2.00 miles
    • Brighton, CO 4.39 miles
    • Dacono, CO 6.40 miles
    • Frederick, CO 7.32 miles
    • Fort Lupton, CO 7.70 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9905398°
    Longitude:  -104.9355331°
    Elevation:  5111 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 3.41 miles
    • Brighton, CO 6.10 miles
    • Dacono, CO 6.51 miles
    • Erie, CO 7.33 miles
    • Frederick, CO 7.51 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9944286°
    Longitude:  -104.9335886°
    Elevation:  5072 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 3.39 miles
    • Brighton, CO 6.02 miles
    • Dacono, CO 6.25 miles
    • Frederick, CO 7.24 miles
    • Erie, CO 7.27 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9991507°
    Longitude:  -104.8974758°
    Elevation:  5131 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 1.94 miles
    • Brighton, CO 4.18 miles
    • Dacono, CO 6.31 miles
    • Frederick, CO 7.22 miles
    • Fort Lupton, CO 7.41 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9969284°
    Longitude:  -104.8927534°
    Elevation:  5164 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 1.66 miles
    • Brighton, CO 3.91 miles
    • Dacono, CO 6.55 miles
    • Fort Lupton, CO 7.39 miles
    • Frederick, CO 7.44 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9647067°
    Longitude:  -104.9488671°
    Elevation:  5177 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 4.11 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 5.84 miles
    • Quimby, CO 6.32 miles
    • Thornton, CO 6.79 miles
    • Brighton, CO 6.94 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9602624°
    Longitude:  -104.9419224°
    Elevation:  5220 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Todd Creek, CO 3.84 miles
    • Northglenn, CO 5.69 miles
    • Quimby, CO 6.01 miles
    • Thornton, CO 6.57 miles
    • Brighton, CO 6.66 miles