Weston is a minuscule village located on the Highway of Legends Byway about 30 minutes west of Trinidad. The census-designated place (CDP) had a population of only 55 residents in 2010.
The community is unincorporated and resides in Las Animas County, which borders New Mexico in southern Colorado. There is a U.S. Post Office in town, which several nearby communities share the zip code of 81091. It has been mailing letters since 1889.
A. J. Weston, a pioneer who was around during the founding gave the town its name. Weston sits in the Purgatoire River Valley, surrounded by Mother Nature at an elevation of 6,880 feet.
Camping: Read about the camping near Trinidad, Walsenburg and La Veta.
Activities near Weston
- Monument Lake Resort (16mi)
- Trinidad Lake State Park (24mi)
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