Cahone, Colorado facts for kids
|State||State of Colorado|
|Elevation||6,680 ft (2,036 m)|
|Time zone||MST (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC-6)|
The town of Cahone was established about 1912. The Cahone Post Office opened on May 21, 1916. The town was named by Bert Ballenger, the town's first postmaster, for a nearby canyon named El Cajon in Spanish, meaning little box.
Ansel Hall Ruin, also known as Cahone Ruin, was a prehistoric North San Juan pueblo from the AD 1000-1499 period and has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1997.
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