Bijou Basin was a settlement in northern El Paso County, Colorado near Elbert County, Colorado, where there was a train station. Travelers could also take post road 49. It was located five miles southeast of another early settlement, Sidney.
- George A. Crofutt (1885). Crofutt's Grip-sack Guide of Colorado: A Complete Encyclopedia of the State. Overland Publishing Company. p. 72.
- "Place Names of Colorado" (PDF). Denver Public Library. p. 68. Retrieved July 20, 2018.