A recent Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode that featured Barnroof Point, Colorado reminded us there are plenty of places in the state unknown to most natives, let alone visitors. And we found more evidence in this list of the weirdest, quirkiest town names in Colorado. From it, we picked our favorites, including a couple perfect for Halloween. They're supplemented by maps (some interactive, some not) of their locations and photos included to illustrate their highly unusual handles. Count down the top ten below. Number 10: Hygiene
View Larger MapNumber 9: Spook City
View Larger MapContinue to keep counting down the ten weirdest names of Colorado towns.Number 8: Mumper Corner
View Larger MapNumber 7: FearnowvilleContinue to keep counting down the ten weirdest names of Colorado towns.Number 6: Wideawake
View Larger MapNumber 5: Wondervu
View Larger MapContinue to keep counting down the ten weirdest names of Colorado towns.Number 4: Troublesome
View Larger MapNumber 3: FinkContinue to keep counting down the ten weirdest names of Colorado towns.Number 2: PlasticNumber 1: Old Roach
We Believe Local Journalism is Critical to the Life of a City
Engaging with our readers is essential to Westword's mission. Make a financial contribution or sign up for a newsletter, and help us keep telling Denver's stories with no paywalls.
Support Our Journalism
Send your story tips to the author, Michael Roberts.
More from our Lists & Weirdness archive: "Photos: Ten most memorable Colorado pride tattoos, 2013 edition."