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Florissant, Teller County, Colorado, United States


Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Teller Co., Colorado, USA
Region:Teller County, Colorado, United States
Latitude:38° 56' 44" N
Longitude:105° 17' 21" W
Lat/Long (dec):38.94582,-105.28944
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Elevation:2,491m
Population:104 (2011)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Florissant (Topaz Butte), Teller Co., Colorado, USA38° 56' 44" N105° 17' 20" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Florissant Area, Teller Co., Colorado, USA38° 57' 0" N105° 17' 34" W0.6km (0.3 miles)
Blue Mountain Mine, Tarryall Springs Mining District (Puma City), Park Co., Colorado, USA38° 56' 26" N105° 21' 6" W5.4km (3.4 miles)
Kyner Occurrence, Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA38° 58' 51" N105° 20' 5" W5.5km (3.4 miles)
Crystal Peak Topaz prospects, Crystal Peak, Teller Co., Colorado, USA38° 59' 44" N105° 17' 19" W5.5km (3.4 miles)
Crystal Peak, Teller Co., Colorado, USA38° 59' 44" N105° 17' 20" W5.6km (3.5 miles)
Blue Bird, Marksbury Gulch Area, Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA38° 57' 29" N105° 21' 28" W6.1km (3.8 miles)
Blue Mountain Campground Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA38° 57' 40" N105° 21' 45" W6.6km (4.1 miles)
Black Cloud Mine (Black Cloud pegmatite; Spillman Prospect), Teller Co., Colorado, USA38° 56' 17" N105° 12' 47" W6.6km (4.1 miles)
Quartz Hill, Lake George, Park Co., Colorado, USA38° 59' 27" N105° 20' 25" W6.7km (4.2 miles)
Unnamed pegmatite, Crystal Peak, Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 0' 20" N105° 17' 4" W6.7km (4.2 miles)
Indian Creek Drive, Crystal Peak, Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 0' 21" N105° 17' 7" W6.7km (4.2 miles)
Lake George, Park Co., Colorado, USA38° 58' 46" N105° 21' 26" W7.0km (4.3 miles)
Ray Ziegler pegmatite pocket, Crystal Peak, Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 0' 45" N105° 18' 22" W7.6km (4.7 miles)
Unnamed Mines (MRDS - 10289180), Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 0' 50" N105° 17' 24" W7.6km (4.7 miles)
Unnamed pegmatite (1), Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA38° 59' 27" N105° 21' 30" W7.8km (4.9 miles)
McKinley Mine, Marksbury Gulch Area, Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 0' 20" N105° 21' 36" W9.0km (5.6 miles)
Lake George Mine, Marksbury Gulch Area, Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 0' 12" N105° 22' 10" W9.4km (5.9 miles)
Crystal Creek, Crystal Peak, Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 2' 5" N105° 18' 31" W10.0km (6.2 miles)
Daniels Mine, Marksbury Gulch Area, Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 0' 20" N105° 22' 42" W10.2km (6.3 miles)
Ten-Percenter Mine, Teller Co., Colorado, USA39° 2' 16" N105° 18' 13" W10.3km (6.4 miles)
NC No. 1 claim (Clarence Coil claim), Lake George, Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 1' 58" N105° 19' 58" W10.4km (6.4 miles)
Unnamed pegmatite (2), Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 2' 4" N105° 20' 25" W10.8km (6.7 miles)
Little Abner Prospect (Little Abner Group), Tarryall Springs Mining District (Puma City), Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 1' 47" N105° 21' 16" W10.9km (6.8 miles)
Unknown Uranium (MRDS - 10143587), Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 0' 35" N105° 23' 11" W11.0km (6.8 miles)
Two Bit Claims, Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 1' 35" N105° 22' 7" W11.3km (7.0 miles)
Divide, Teller Co., Colorado, USA38° 56' 29" N105° 9' 27" W11.4km (7.1 miles)
Hill Top prospect, Lake George area (Badger Flats area), Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 1' 32" N105° 23' 21" W12.4km (7.7 miles)
Gilley Ranch Prospect, Tarryall Springs Mining District (Puma City), Park Co., Colorado, USA39° 2' 52" N105° 21' 11" W12.6km (7.9 miles)
Gravel Pit (MRDS - 10288382), Marksbury Gulch Area, Lake George (Badger Flats) Area, Park Co., Colorado, USA38° 59' 13" N105° 25' 52" W13.1km (8.1 miles)
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Looking Down Into the Main Cut

Black Cloud Mine, Teller Co., Colorado, USA
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Digging Red Fluorite at the Sotomayor Claim

Florissant Area, Teller Co., Colorado, USA
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Looking Down Into the Main Cut

Black Cloud Mine, Teller Co., Colorado, USA
09556930014946263478735.jpg
Digging Red Fluorite at the Sotomayor Claim

Florissant Area, Teller Co., Colorado, USA
05542410014963841531547.jpg
Looking Down Into the Main Cut

Black Cloud Mine, Teller Co., Colorado, USA
09556930014946263478735.jpg
Digging Red Fluorite at the Sotomayor Claim

Florissant Area, Teller Co., Colorado, USA

Minerals recorded nearby (within 13.1 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 13.1 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Florissant Post OfficePost office38° 56' 40" N105° 17' 16" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Florissant Fire and Rescue Station 1Building(s)38° 56' 42" N105° 17' 35" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Grape CreekStream38° 56' 45" N105° 17' 53" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Florissant CemeteryCemetery38° 55' 56" N105° 16' 22" W2.1km (1.3 miles)
Bentleon Ranch38° 57' 41" N105° 18' 48" W2.7km (1.7 miles)
Joe Wilson Recreation ReservoirReservoir(s)38° 56' 39" N105° 19' 27" W3.0km (1.9 miles)
Joe Wilson Recreation DamDam38° 56' 35" N105° 19' 31" W3.1km (1.9 miles)
Fish CreekStream38° 57' 18" N105° 19' 25" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Crystal Peak Ranch38° 57' 32" N105° 19' 31" W3.5km (2.1 miles)
Signal Rock Ranch38° 57' 41" N105° 15' 16" W3.5km (2.2 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
USACountry
Colorado, USAState
Teller Co., Colorado, USACounty
 
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