Dam Name : Cherry Creek Dam
NPDP ID : CO01280

NPDP IDCO01280
Dam NameCherry Creek Dam
Other Dam NameCherry Creek Lake
Year of Completion1953
State ID16010
Is in NIDYes
Is in OperationYes
Longitude-104.85
Latitude39.64
StateCO
CountyArapahoe
Town Section 
RiverCherry Creek
Owner NameCenwo
Owner TypeFederal
Dam TypesEarth
NID CoreCore; Earth; Known;
Crest Length14300
Dam NID Height189
Structral Height189
Hydraulic Height140
Dam Volume13000000
NID TypeRock & Soil
Max Storage Capacity134470
Normal Storage Capacity13960
NID Storage Capacity134470
Surface Area852
Drainage Area385
Primary PurposeFlood Control and Storm Water Management
Secondary PurposeRecreation
Hazard ClassificationHigh
EAPYes
Is State RegulatedNo
State Regulatory Agency 
Federal Regulatory AgencyCE