Chimney Rock, Colorado

Chimney Rock is an unincorporated community and USPS in Archuleta County, Colorado, United States. The Chimney Rock Post Office has the ZIP Code 81127.[2] The community was the setting of Marcy Cottrell Houle's book, Wings for My Flight.

Chimney Rock, Colorado
Chimney Rock, Colorado is located in Colorado
Chimney Rock, Colorado
Chimney Rock, Colorado
Location within the state of Colorado
Coordinates: 37°13′43″N 107°20′45″W / 37.22861°N 107.34583°W / 37.22861; -107.34583Coordinates: 37°13′43″N 107°20′45″W / 37.22861°N 107.34583°W / 37.22861; -107.34583
Country United States
State Colorado
CountyArchuleta[1]
Elevation7,867 ft (2,398 m)
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP Code
81127[2]
GNIS feature ID0196439

GeographyEdit

The Chimney Rock Post Office is located at 37°13′43″N 107°20′45″W / 37.22861°N 107.34583°W / 37.22861; -107.34583 (37.228610,-107.345830). The town name is derived from a nearby rock formation, now contained within the Chimney Rock National Monument.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ a b "ZIP Code Lookup". United States Postal Service. December 22, 2006. Archived from the original (JavaScript/HTML) on September 3, 2007. Retrieved December 22, 2006.

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