Moffat was established in 1890 by the San Luis Town and Improvement Company and initially attracted many settlers. It was a major cattle-shipping point on the narrow gauge Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad.
The town was named after David H. Moffat, a railroad official.
Home to the Moffat Cowboys!
The Moffat Consolidated School District is extraordinary for a small rural district in meeting the needs of families from diverse backgrounds.
Highest Peak: Blanca Peak (East of Alamosa, Colorado)
Parent Range: Rocky Mountains
Elevation: 14,251 ft (4,374 m)
Area: 17,193 sq mi (44,530 km2)
The pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) is a species of artiodactyl mammal indigenous to interior western and central North America. Though not an antelope, it is often known colloquially in North America as the American antelope, prong buck, pronghorn antelope, or simply antelope.