Television radar maps sometimes show the spot along the Little Arkansas River and older folks around these parts still give directions from it. However, what is left of Alta, or Alta Mills as it was commonly called, is hidden by the overgrowth - a foundation, an old warehouse, a dilapidated home.Brian Stucky at the site of Alta Mills. In the background is the home is grandfather, John, lived in and raised Brian's father, Ransom.The old mill, nothing but a foundation.You can see the remains of the dam.Stucky at the site of the mill.The mill warehouse.Stucky and Terry Critchfield talk at the mill site.An old photograph of the Alta Mills store.
The John Stucky home.
The Mill. At the turn of the 20th Century.