Bear Lake Comfort Station

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Bear Lake Comfort Station
Bear Lake Comfort Station.jpg
Southern and western sides of the building in winter
Bear Lake Comfort Station is located in Colorado
Bear Lake Comfort Station
Nearest city Estes Park, Colorado
Coordinates 40°18′44″N 105°38′42″W / 40.31222°N 105.64500°W / 40.31222; -105.64500Coordinates: 40°18′44″N 105°38′42″W / 40.31222°N 105.64500°W / 40.31222; -105.64500
Built 1940
Architect Hill,W.C.; NPS Branch of Plans and Design
Architectural style Other
Governing body National Park Service
MPS Rocky Mountain National Park MRA
NRHP Reference # 87001137
Added to NRHP January 29, 1988[1]

The Bear Lake Comfort Station, also known as the Bear Lake Generator Building, in Rocky Mountain National Park was designed by the National Park Service Branch of Plans and Designs is the National Park Service Rustic style and was built in 1940. It was converted for use as a generator house at an unknown date and apparently no longer serves its former purpose as a public toilet.[2] It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on January 29, 1988.[1]

See also[edit]

National Register of Historic Places listings in Larimer County, Colorado


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "Bear Lake Comfort Station". List of Classified Structures. National Park Service. 2009-01-09.