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Welcome to Atchee ...

Atchee is located in Garfield County<1>.

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

Atchee is 6,410 feet [1,954 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Atchee is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Atchee is located in the (970) area code.

Communities near Atchee ...

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

  • Mack [Mesa County]
  • Rainbow [Uintah County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rainbow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainbow
    • Rainbow [Uintah County] was located 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Atchee
  • Loma [Mesa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loma
    • Loma [Mesa County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the south of Atchee
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loma<5>
  • Fruita [Mesa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fruita have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruita
    • Fruita [Mesa County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the south of Atchee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,478 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruita
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fruita<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rangely [Rio Blanco County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rangely have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rangely
      • Rangely [Rio Blanco County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the north of Atchee
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,263 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rangely
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rangely<5>
    • Grand Junction [Mesa County]
    • Fruitvale [Mesa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fruitvale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruitvale
      • Fruitvale [Mesa County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Atchee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruitvale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fruitvale<5>
    • Clifton [Mesa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton
      • Clifton [Mesa County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Atchee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clifton<5>
    • De Beque [Mesa County]
    • Glade Park [Mesa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glade Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glade Park
      • Glade Park [Mesa County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<4> to the south of Atchee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glade Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glade Park<5>

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atchee ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Colorado

About Garfield County

About Colorado

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atchee. 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 Atchee - 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' (or 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- Atchee) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atchee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5630, Longitude: -108.9129       In this case, the coordinates for Atchee 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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