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Welcome to Antelope Springs ...

Antelope Springs is located in Baca County<1>.

The location of Antelope Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Antelope Springs: Antelope Spgs. (or less commonly used: Antelope Spngs. or Antelope Sprngs.)

Antelope Springs is 4,700 feet [1,433 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Antelope Springs is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Antelope Springs lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel south from Antelope Springs, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Antelope Springs: (719)

Communities Also Named Antelope Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Colorado communities named Antelope Springs: This one is located in Baca County and the other is located in Hinsdale County.

Beyond Colorado, there are 5 communities that are also named Antelope Springs - they are located in Kansas, Nevada (2) and New Mexico.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Antelope Springs.

Communities near Antelope Springs ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Antelope Springs.

  • Springfield [Baca County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Baca County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Antelope Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<5>
  • Pritchett [Baca County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pritchett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pritchett
    • Pritchett [Baca County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Antelope Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 131 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pritchett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pritchett<5>
  • Ninaview [Bent County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ninaview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ninaview
    • Ninaview [Bent County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Antelope Springs
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ninaview
  • Kim [Las Animas County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kim have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kim
    • Kim [Las Animas County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Antelope Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 70 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kim
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kim<5>
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Vilas [Baca County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vilas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vilas
      • Vilas [Baca County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the east of Antelope Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 107 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vilas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vilas<5>
    • Two Buttes [Baca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Buttes
      • Two Buttes [Baca County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the east of Antelope Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Buttes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Two Buttes<5>
    • Campo [Baca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campo
      • Campo [Baca County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Antelope Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 102 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Campo<5>
    • Walsh [Baca County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walsh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walsh
      • Walsh [Baca County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the east of Antelope Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 516 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walsh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walsh<5>
    • Kenton [Cimarron County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Antelope Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Antelope Springs.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Antelope Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Antelope Springs.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Antelope Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Antelope Springs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antelope Springs ...

Looking for more information about Antelope Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Antelope Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Antelope Springs.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Antelope Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Colorado's counties, including Baca, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Antelope Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Antelope Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antelope Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4947, Longitude: -102.9358       In this case, the coordinates for Antelope Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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