Anderson Scenic Overlook, Los Alamos

4.8
Observation Deck · Hidden Gem · Lookout
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4.7
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  • After you've admired the view, turn around and look at the cliff face behind you. There's a very steep road cut into the cliff. That's the original highway, which was much more treacherous!  more »
  • We easily found Anderson Overlook on NM-502 between Los Alamos and NM-4. Afternoon sunlight provides a great photo opportunity for capturing the beautiful landscape below. The overlook is worth a...  more »
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  • It's beautiful. I'm not even sure why you can rate this. There's a place to park on the side of the road, and you can take pictures. After that is all done, you get back in your car and drive off.
  • A little dicey getting over to it if you hit it on your way out of town (it's on the opposite side of the road). Also, you're not protected from traffic and this site is right on a fairly sharp curve in the road. Otherwise a great view and picture opportunity.

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