Altman, Colorado


Altman Details

Status: Ghost Town

Date Settled:

Current Population: none

Peak Population:

Elevation: 10,630 Feet (3,240 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

State: Colorado

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Altman Description

Altman was one of many towns that formed around the rich mines of the Cripple Creek District. The town was situated at the highest point in the district and covered most of the hill. Much of the town burned in 1903.

Did You Know.......

A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar.
-Mark Twain


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