Colorado Points of Interest

AHRA - Collegiate Peaks Scenic Overlook


The Ahra Collegiate Peaks Scenic Overlook is a popular destination in the Arkansas Headwaters watershed of Colorado. Located near the town of Buena Vista, this scenic overlook offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. Visitors can enjoy a panoramic vista of the Collegiate Peaks, which are a group of mountain peaks that are over 14,000 feet in elevation. The overlook is accessible by car, and there is a short hike to the viewing area. Visitors can also explore the nearby hiking trails, including the Colorado Trail and the Continental Divide Trail, which offer stunning views of the surrounding wilderness.

There are several good reasons to visit the Ahra Collegiate Peaks Scenic Overlook. One of the main reasons is the stunning scenery and panoramic views, which are truly breathtaking. Visitors can also enjoy hiking and exploring the nearby trails, which offer a unique glimpse into the beauty of the Colorado wilderness. Additionally, the area is home to a variety of wildlife, including elk, deer, and bighorn sheep, which can often be spotted from the overlook. Overall, the Ahra Collegiate Peaks Scenic Overlook is a must-visit destination for anyone who loves nature and wants to experience the beauty of Colorado's mountains and valleys. Get driving directions.
AHRA - COLLEGIATE PEAKS SCENIC OVERLOOK

Points of Interest
Location
AHRA - Collegiate Peaks Scenic Overlook
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AHRA - Texas Creek Rec Site
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Crystal Lake Overlook
Mosquito View Observation Site
Mountain View Fishing Site
Shimmering Point Observation Site
Valley View Observation Site

Nearby Camping
Location Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Ohaver Lake 35 9,218 ft
Weston Pass 14 10,277 ft
Hecla Junction - Arkansas Headwaters State Rec Area Numerous 7,415 ft
Fourmile 14 10,824 ft
Ruby Mountain - Arkansas Headwaters State Rec Area Numerous 7,651 ft
Railroad Bridge - Arkansas Headwaters State Rec Area Numerous 8,039 ft
Angel of Shavano 20 9,147 ft
Kite Lake 5 12,043 ft
Mount Princeton 19 8,618 ft
Buffalo Springs 18 9,187 ft
Horseshoe 19 10,538 ft