The small town of Alma, Colorado was once a booming mining district. The famous London Mine operated in Alma from 1875 to 1942 and during its heyday, the tiny town even attracted well-known visitors, including Annie Oakley.

The tranquil Colorado town still makes for a fun place to visit, especially if you plan on spending most of the time outdoors hiking or doing other recreational activities.

1883 Colorado' Miner's Cabin is a Rustic Haven

The High Alpine Miner's Cabin is a hidden gem for travelers staying in Alma, Colorado.

If you do travel to Alma, be sure to stop by the post office at 30 Buckskin Street - it's known for being the highest elevation of any post office in the United States.

Take a Virtual Tour of Colorado Ghost Town St. Elmo

WARNING: Under no circumstances should you enter this property. By doing so you risk bodily harm and/or prosecution for trespassing on private property.

Colorado ghost town St. Elmo is located in Chaffee County and has quite a rich history.