View Full Version : moffatt, colorado

12-11-1998, 08:38 PM
Originally posted by Terry Shaw

: Does any one know any thing about Moffatt Colorado? It is in south central Colorado at the base of the San Luis Mountains due north of Alamosa, CO. I think the Rio Grande RR used to run to or through it. Another town called Crestview is due east in the mountains. Anyway, a couple or years ago, a land auction company in Irvine, CA was selling off lots in Moffatt and I curious what the town consisted of, its history, etc. Any information would be appreciated. thanks much!

03-27-1999, 11:24 PM
Originally posted by Tincy

: According to Stampede to Timberline, Moffat was developed at the time of the secont boom for Crestone in 1890. Crestone was in a 25 mile long mineral belt and had a mail and passsenger express to Moffat. Sorry there isnt more.