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Welcome to Anvil Points ...

Anvil Points is located in Garfield County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Anvil Points: Anvil Pts.

Anvil Points is 5,650 feet [1,722 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Anvil Points is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Anvil Points is located in the (970) area code.

Communities near Anvil Points ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Anvil Points.

  • Rifle [Garfield County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rifle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rifle
    • Rifle [Garfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Anvil Points
    • Estimated population in 2018: 9,732 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rifle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rifle<5>
  • Silt [Garfield County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silt
    • Silt [Garfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Anvil Points
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,181 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Silt<5>
  • Parachute [Garfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parachute
    • Parachute [Garfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Anvil Points
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,120 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parachute
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parachute<5>
  • Collbran [Mesa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collbran have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collbran
    • Collbran [Mesa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Anvil Points
    • Estimated population in 2018: 698 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collbran
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collbran<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Battlement Mesa [Garfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Battlement Mesa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Battlement Mesa
      • Battlement Mesa [Garfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Anvil Points
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battlement Mesa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Battlement Mesa<5>
    • Plateau City [Mesa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plateau City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plateau City
      • Plateau City [Mesa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Anvil Points
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plateau City
    • De Beque [Mesa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Beque
      • De Beque [Mesa County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the southwest of Anvil Points
      • Estimated population in 2018: 503 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Beque
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Beque<5>
    • New Castle [Garfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Castle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Castle
      • New Castle [Garfield County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the east of Anvil Points
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,024 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<5>
    • Molina [Mesa County]
    • Chacra [Garfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chacra
      • Chacra [Garfield County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the east of Anvil Points
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chacra

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 Anvil Points. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Anvil Points.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anvil Points. 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 Anvil Points.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anvil Points ...

Looking for more information about Anvil Points? 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 Anvil Points, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Anvil Points.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Garfield County: www.garfield-county.com/

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 Garfield, 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 Anvil Points - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Anvil Points) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anvil Points. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5161, Longitude: -107.9228       In this case, the coordinates for Anvil Points 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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