People gather on Blair Street during a festival in Silverton. The mountain town’s elevation of 9,308 feet might help people avoid lung cancer.

Will Silverton reduce risk of lung cancer?

One way to prevent lung cancer is to avoid smoking cigarettes. Another way may be to live at high elevations, for example, Silverton in San Juan County, elevation 9,308 feet.

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