Arikaree River - lowest point in Colorado

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Contrary to the myths and rumors you may have heard - the lowest point in Colorado is not where the Arkansas River flows out of the state (3,350 feet above sea level). Neither is it where the North Fork of the Republican exits (3,337 feet). No, the lowest point in the state of Colorado is 3,315 feet: where the Arikaree River flows into the northwest corner of Kansas. The map below shows the spot:

Yeah, I made that map. But you don't have to take my word for it: click here for the proof.