Chimney Rock, Colorado facts for kids

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Chimney Rock, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Archuleta
Elevation 7,867 ft (2,398 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP Code 81127
GNIS feature ID 0196439

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

Geography

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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