On State Highway 83, 0.1 miles south of State Highway 86, on the right when traveling south.
This tablet is the
property of the State of Colorado
Named for J. Frank Gardiner, a
pioneer who settled here in 1859.
First known as "California Ranch,"
it was a way . . . — — Map (db m96174) HM
On State Highway 83 at Lost Lake Drive, on the right when traveling south on State Highway 83.
For a few exciting months, Russellville felt like Colorado's gold-rush capital. The town rose five miles southeast of here in late 1858, after William Green Russell discovered a few gleaming . . . — — Map (db m97969) HM