Bijou Creek

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Bijou Creek[1]
Origin 39°51′25″N 104°07′10″W / 39.85694°N 104.11944°W / 39.85694; -104.11944
Mouth Confluence with South Platte
40°17′07″N 103°51′40″W / 40.28528°N 103.86111°W / 40.28528; -103.86111Coordinates: 40°17′07″N 103°51′40″W / 40.28528°N 103.86111°W / 40.28528; -103.86111
Progression South PlattePlatte
Mouth elevation 4,291 ft (1,308 m)
Basin area 1,395 sq mi (3,610 km2)

Bijou Creek is a 45.5-mile-long (73.2 km)[2] tributary of the South Platte River in Colorado. The creek flows from a source in Adams County to a confluence with the South Platte near Fort Morgan.


  1. ^ "Bijou Creek". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2011-02-01. 
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed March 25, 2011

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