Parachute Creek

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Parachute Creek[1]
Physical characteristics
Main source Confluence of East Fork Parachute Creek and Middle Fork Parachute Creek
39°25′50″N 108°07′36″W / 39.43056°N 108.12667°W / 39.43056; -108.12667
River mouth Confluence with Colorado River
5,056 ft (1,541 m)
39°26′23″N 108°03′13″W / 39.43972°N 108.05361°W / 39.43972; -108.05361Coordinates: 39°26′23″N 108°03′13″W / 39.43972°N 108.05361°W / 39.43972; -108.05361

Parachute Creek is a 14.7-mile-long (23.7 km)[2] tributary of the Colorado River in Garfield County, Colorado.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Parachute Creek". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2011-01-28. 
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed March 18, 2011