Derby Cabin

County Road 77 below Tarryall Reservoir, Jefferson, CO 80456
Local: 719-836-2031


This was an ideal site for William Derby's 1885 homestead, with ample pasture for cattle and water from the nearby stream. After his young wife died in 1889, Derby sold the homestead to his brother in 1894. The  interpretive site is maintained by the Forest Service.