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Welcome to Little Water ...

Little Water is located in San Juan County<1>.

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

Little Water is 4,740 feet [1,445 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Little Water is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you leave Little Water and travel south, you will soon 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.

The telephone area code for Little Water: (435)

Communities Also Named Little Water ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Little Water - it's located in New Mexico.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Little Water.

Communities near Little Water ...

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

  • Bluff [San Juan County]
  • Tselakai Dezza [San Juan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tselakai Dezza
    • Tselakai Dezza [San Juan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Little Water
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tselakai Dezza have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tselakai Dezza
  • Red Mesa [Apache County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Mesa
    • Red Mesa [Apache County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Little Water
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Mesa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Mesa
  • Bluff Fort [San Juan County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluff Fort
    • Bluff Fort [San Juan County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Little Water
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tes Nez Iah [Apache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tes Nez Iah
      • Tes Nez Iah [Apache County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Little Water
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tes Nez Iah
    • Red Lake Village [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Lake Village
      • Red Lake Village [San Juan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Little Water
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Lake Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Lake Village
    • White Mesa Village [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Mesa Village
      • White Mesa Village [San Juan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Little Water
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Mesa Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Mesa Village
    • White Rock Curve Village [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Rock Curve Village
      • White Rock Curve Village [San Juan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Little Water
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Rock Curve Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Rock Curve Village
    • Mexican Hat [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mexican Hat
      • Mexican Hat [San Juan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Little Water
      • Former name for Mexican Hat:
      • Goodridge
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mexican Hat
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mexican Hat<5>
    • Montezuma Creek [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montezuma Creek
      • Montezuma Creek [San Juan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Little Water
      • Montezuma Creek has also been known as:
      • Montezuma
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montezuma Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montezuma Creek<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Little Water. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Little Water.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Little Water ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Utah

About San Juan County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including San Juan, 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 Little Water - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Little Water) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Water. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1033, Longitude: -109.5518       In this case, the coordinates for Little Water 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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