San Juan County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Basins 20
Flats 3
Gaps 6
Lakes 33
Ranges 2
Ridges 3
Springs 1
Streams 70
Summits 89
Valleys 57
Cultural Features
Bridges 2
Buildings 2
Cemeteries 1
Civil 3
Dams 2
Locales 10
Mines 301
Parks 1
Post Offices 1
Reservoirs 5
Towers 4
Trails 4
Tunnels 1
Historical Features
Populated Places 4
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Colorado's National Historic Landmarks