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Colorado Mineral Rights


Colorado Mineral Rights have wide ranging values. Colorado’s mineral rights cover a wide range of hydrocarbon products including crude oil, natural gas, gold, silver, and coal. The first oil field in Colorado was the Florence oil field discovered in the late 1800′s.

Major Oil and Gas Fields in Colorado

  • Grand Valley Field
  • Mamm Creek Field
  • Parachute Field
  • Piceance Creek Field
  • Raton Basin Gas Area
  • Rulison Field
  • San Juan Basin Gas Area
  • Wattenberg Field

Oil and Gas Companies Active in Colorado

  • Chevron
  • HS Resources
  • Mull Drilling
  • North American Resources
  • Patina Oil and Gas
  • Prima Oil and Gas
  • Southwestern Production
  • Texaco
  • Union Pacific Resources
  • Walsh Production


Colorado Mineral Rights Links

Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission: http://cogcc.state.co.us/

Additional Reading

  • Oil & Gas 101 – General information for mineral rights owners. Start here if you’re a newbie.