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Welcome to the official website for the Town of Silverton!

Located at 9,318 feet in the heart of southwest Colorado’s San Juan Mountain's high country, Silverton is a year-round paradise for residents and visitors alike, both of whom this space is meant to serve. We hope you can find all the information you might be seeking on this site, but feel free to get in touch with Town Staff if there is any assistance or information you require that you cannot find here.

Red Mountain Pass now has one alternating lane open 24 hours daily via traffic light! Expect delays.

The Town is currently seeking applicants for the position of Town Clerk/Treasurer.  Please see our opportunities page for a full description.

The Election Results are in!  Retail marijuana has passed!  ATV's & OHV's in town have passed!  Please see our results page  for details.
The Town is currently seeking 3 Request for Proposal Bids including exterior work to be performed on the visitors center, Molas Lake Campground host, and Reservation Coordinator for Molas Lake Campground.  Please click here for details.

The Ticker
  • Snow Route Due to technical issues red alerts have ended for the season. Please call Town Hall with any questions 970-387-5522
  • Towed Vehicle? Has your vehicle been towed? Call Animas Towing (970) 946-4303
  • Town Board The next Town Board meeting is Monday 4/14 at 7:30pm. Regular meetings are on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month.
  • Election results are in! Click above for full details.
  • Visitors Center RFP The Town is accepting proposals for exterior work on the Visitors Center. Click above for info
  • Retail Marijuana The voters of Silverton have approve retail marijuana businesses!