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Aneth, Utah

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Welcome to Aneth ...

Aneth is located in San Juan County.

The community of Aneth was named Anseth before it was changed to Aneth and going back to its beginning, it was originally named Holy Oak.

Aneth is 4,510 feet [1,375 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Aneth is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel south from Aneth, 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.

Aneth lies within the (435) area code.

Communities near Aneth ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Aneth and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   DirDistance
Red Mesa (AZ)   [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Teec Nos Pos (AZ)   [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Towaoc (CO)   [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Bluff   [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Montezuma Creek   [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Red Lake Village   [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aneth.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aneth. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aneth. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aneth.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aneth:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aneth ...

Looking for more information about Aneth? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Aneth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aneth.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aneth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aneth) 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 Aneth. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aneth

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aneth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2159, Longitude: -109.1854     [Map].

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