Located in western Colorado, Paradox tiny unincorporated community named for the meandering flow of the Dolores River. It resides in a valley of the same name, Paradox Valley, which is dry, high-desert of little population.
Paradox resides at an elevation of 5,299 feet in western Montrose County. There is a Paradox Post Office, with a ZIP code of 81429. The surrounding landscape is typical of this part of the state, full of mesas and alpine desert wildlife.
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Activities near Paradox
- Buckeye Reservoir (13mi)
- Hanging Flume Overlook (44mi)