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The main USGS Colorado Water Science Center office, photo taken by Kyle Davis in 2007.


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Location of USGS Colorado Water Science Center Main Office

USGS Colorado Water Science Center (WSC) and Lakewood Field Office
(Weather)
Denver Federal Center, MS-415
Building 53
Lakewood, CO 80225
Phone: (303) 236-6901
 
Colorado WSC Director: Jim Kircher
Lakewood Field Office Chief: Greg Smith

The Denver Federal Center is a secured site. All visitors must enter through Gate 1 or Gate 4.
Denver Federal Center Detail Map · Building 53 Detail Map

From  to USGS Colorado Water Science Center

Directions to the Denver Federal Center from Denver International Airport

  • Pena Blvd. to I-70 West
  • West on I-70 to I-25 South
  • South on I-25 to 6th Ave. West
  • West on 6th Ave. to Kipling St. South
  • South on Kipling St. to Federal Center Gate No. 1 West

Denver Federal Center

Map of Denver Federal Center

The Denver Federal Center is approximately 4 miles west of Denver, southwest of the intersection of U.S. Highway 6 and Kipling Street. The DFC lies at the foot of the Rocky Mountains and is within an hour's drive of the Continental Divide. About 6,500 employees are located at the DFC of which approximately 1,200 work for the U.S. Geological Survey. Visitors must enter through Gate 1 or Gate 4.

Building 53

Diagram of Building 53

Building 53 at the Denver Federal Center is a secured building. The parking lot is located on the west side of Building 53 on 7th Street; all visitors must enter the building through Entrance W-4. You will be asked an ID when entering the building. You are expected to wear your ID (must be visible at all times) while in Building 53. If you do not have a government ID, you will need to show a picture ID to the guard who will issue you a visitor's badge. The Colorado Water Science Center is located on the first floor of Building 53.

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