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Apache Creek, New Mexico

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Welcome to Apache Creek ...

Apache Creek is located in Catron County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Apache Creek: Apache Crk. (or less commonly used: Apache Ck. or Apache Cr.)

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

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

Note: If you leave Apache Creek and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Apache Creek is within the boundaries of the (575) area code.

Communities near Apache Creek ...

We have created a list of 8 communities that are near Apache Creek.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apache Creek ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Catron, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Apache Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Apache Creek) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Apache Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Apache CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apache Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8334, Longitude: -108.6226    
<4>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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