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Walsenburg, Colorado

Satellite Image Courtesy of the Huerfano County GIS Department

Huerfano County Courthouse built in 1904

The old Walsenburg jail, now the Walsenburg Mining Museum

The old Walsenburg train depot, now the Chamber of Commerce-Tourism info Center

Business Happenings in Downtown Walsenburg

The corner of 7th St. and Main St. - US 160 heads west from here

The Outdoor Visitor's Center

The Spanish Peak view from Walsenburg

Other Data:

  • Elevation: 6,126 Feet
  • Average annual precipitation: 15.8 inches
  • Terrain: An irregular plateau broken by numerous narrow fertile valleys in the east, rising to the Culebra Range of the Sangre de Cristo in the west and the Spanish Peaks in the south
  • January average temperature: High: 48 Low: 19
  • July average temperature: High: 91 Low: 58
  • Days of sunshine: 300+
  • Walsenburg Population 2000 census: 4,182
  • Huerfano County Population 2000 census: 7,862