Silverton is a small town in San Juan County in . Once famous for its mining resources, it is now becoming famous with the extreme sports set, for a famously tough endurance run and a ski resort that focuses on giving skiers a back-country experience.

Notable Places in the Area

, elevation 13,373 ft, is a peak of the San Juan Mountains range in , southwestern . is situated 3 miles southwest of Silverton.

Localities in the Area

is an unincorporated community in , , United States, along the at the mouth of Cunningham Creek. is situated 4 miles northeast of Silverton. Photo: Plazak, CC BY-SA 3.0.


37.8103° or 37° 48' 37.1" north
-107.6637° or 107° 39' 49.3" west
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9,308 feet (2,837 metres)
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way 33112390
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: سيلفرتون
  • Basque: Silverton (Colorado)
  • Basque: Silverton
  • Catalan: Silverton
  • Cebuano: Silverton (kapital sa kondado sa Estados Unidos, Colorado)
  • Cebuano: Silverton
  • Chinese: Silverton
  • Chinese: 锡尔弗顿
  • Czech: Silverton
  • Dutch: Silverton
  • English: Silverton, Colorado
  • Estonian: Silverton
  • French: Silverton
  • German: Silverton
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Silverton, Kolorado
  • Hungarian: Silverton
  • Italian: Silverton
  • Japanese: シルバートン
  • Japanese: シルヴァートン
  • Kazakh: Сильвертон
  • Kirghiz: Сильвертон
  • Min Nan Chinese: Silverton
  • Navajo: Tónhidigaii
  • Nepali: सिल्भरटन, कोलोर्याडो
  • Newari: सिल्भरटन (कोलोर्याडो)
  • Newari: सिल्भरटन, कोलोर्याडो
  • Newari: सिल्भरटन
  • Norwegian: Silverton
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Silverton
  • Persian: سیلورتون، کلرادو
  • Polish: Silverton
  • Portuguese: Silverton
  • Serbian: Силвертон (Колорадо)
  • Serbian: Силвертон
  • Serbo-Croatian: Silverton, Colorado
  • Slovak: Silverton
  • South Azerbaijani: سیلورتون، کولورادو
  • Spanish: Silverton
  • Swedish: Silverton, Colorado
  • Ukrainian: Сілвертон
  • Uzbek: Silverton
  • Volapük: Silverton
  • Welsh: Silverton, Colorado
  • Bakers Park
  • Greenville
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  • Reeseville

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