South Fork Elk River

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South Fork Elk River[1]
Origin 40°41′15″N 106°42′46″W / 40.68750°N 106.71278°W / 40.68750; -106.71278
Mouth Confluence with Elk River
40°45′20″N 106°48′50″W / 40.75556°N 106.81389°W / 40.75556; -106.81389Coordinates: 40°45′20″N 106°48′50″W / 40.75556°N 106.81389°W / 40.75556; -106.81389
Progression ElkYampaGreenColorado
Mouth elevation 7,680 ft (2,340 m)

The South Fork Elk River is a 13.5-mile-long (21.7 km)[2] stream in Colorado in the United States. It flows from a source near Dome Lake in Routt National Forest north of Steamboat Springs to a confluence with the Elk River.


  1. ^ "South Fork Elk River". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2011-01-27. 
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed March 18, 2011

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