Synonyms for huerfano or Related words with huerfano

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Examples of "huerfano"
The Huerfano River was named after the nearby Huerfano Butte. Huerfano is derived from a Spanish name meaning "orphan", so named from the butte's remote location.
Fort Huerfano is a Mexican adobe fort with two circular towers that was located about six miles east of town at the mouth of the Huerfano River.
Huerfano Butte is an isolated volcanic neck located north by west (bearing 344°) of the City of Walsenburg in Huerfano County, Colorado, United States.
Spanish Peaks Airfield is 5 miles north of Walsenburg in Huerfano County, Colorado. It is owned by Huerfano County. and is named for the Spanish Peaks.
A remnant of an ancient volcano, it was named Huerfano (orphan) by early Spanish explorers. Its name is pronounced locally as "WAR-fuh-no". It rises above the south side of the Huerfano River with its peak about 200 feet above the floodplain. The butte lies one half mile east of the Interstate 25 crossing of the Huerfano River.
Cucharas River is a tributary of the Huerfano River that flows from a source in Huerfano County, Colorado, southwest of the Spanish Peaks in San Isabel National Forest. The river passes through La Veta and Walsenburg before joining the Huerfano River in Pueblo County.
Pictou is an unincorporated community in Huerfano County, in the U.S. state of Colorado.
Huerfano County was one of the original 17 counties created by the Territory of Colorado on November 1, 1861, and was originally larger than its present size. On November 2, 1870, the Colorado General Assembly created Greenwood County from former Cheyenne and Arapaho tribal land and the eastern portion of Huerfano County. There are countless reports of vast New Spain and Native American gold treasures that lay hidden in the hills and mountains of Huerfano County including the Arapahoe Princess Treasure. Two Spanish forts were located in Huerfano County.
The community of Huerfano is part of the Bloomfield School District.
Pryor is an unincorporated community in Huerfano County, in the U.S. state of Colorado.
Huerfano County (; ) is one of the 64 counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2010 census, the population was 6,711. The county seat is Walsenburg. The county, whose name comes from the Spanish "huérfano" meaning "orphan", was named for the Huerfano Butte, a local landmark. The area of Huerfano County boomed early in the 1900s with the discovery of large coal deposits. After large scale World War II coal demand ended in the 1940s Walsenburg and Huerfano saw a steady economical decline through 2015.
Today, Huerfano Butte is only open to those with permission, in order to help protect the site's cultural resources.
The Huerfano Formation is a geologic formation in Colorado. It preserves fossils dating back to the Paleogene period.
The Blanca Peak Tripoint of Alamosa, Costilla, and Huerfano counties is located on the same drainage divide approximately northeast by north (bearing 30°) of the Blanca Peak summit at the boundary of the San Isabel National Forest. The Blanca Peak Tripoint is the highest point in Huerfano County.
Huerfano Butte ("English:" "Orphan Butte") is a small rocky butte located on the western flank of the Santa Rita Mountains in southeastern Pima County, Arizona. With an elevation of 3,992 feet, Huerfano Butte is one of the dominant landmarks in the 52,000 acre Santa Rita Experimental Range, as well as an important prehistoric archaeological site.
Tioga is an extinct town in Huerfano County, in the U.S. state of Colorado. The GNIS classifies it as a populated place.
Gardner is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office in Huerfano County, Colorado, United States. The Gardner Post Office has the ZIP Code 81040.
The Town of La Veta is a Statutory Town in Huerfano County, Colorado, United States. The town population was 800 as of the 2010 United States Census.
Farista is an unincorporated community in Huerfano County, Colorado, United States. The U.S. Post Office at Walsenburg (ZIP Code 81089) now serves Farista postal addresses.
Badito, located at the crossing of the Huerfano River, marks a path used by the Ancient Pueblo Peoples during the Basketmaker era.