Crestone is a small statutory town of Saguache County, located in the southwestern part of Colorado state. It is a small village located just at the slope on the western slope of Sangre de Cristo Range. The valley of San Luis is located on the northern part. Crestone has a total area of about 0.8 sq. kms. Located at an elevated height of about 7925 ft. from the ground level, it is a hilly and mountanious region with very few residents in the area. Most of the local residents are primarily engaged in tourism and trade related activities in the area. There are a number of religious centers of different sects in the town.