The City of Idaho Springs is the Statutory City that is the most populous municipality in Clear Creek County, Colorado, United States. Idaho Springs is a part of the Denver–Aurora–Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 1,717. Idaho Springs is located in Clear Creek Canyon, in the mountains upstream from Golden, some 30 miles (50 km) west of Denver.
Thank you for these lovely and interesting pictures of Idaho Springs. I had at one time planned on moving there; but although plans change, I really enjoy the "what could have been" through pictures. So, again, thank you!