Divide, Colorado

Divide CO Real Estate, Divide Area and Community Information

Located in the heart of Teller County, Colorado just a short 38 minute drive from Colorado Springs, you will find the small community of Divide. Divide is situated with views of the northern slope of the magnificent Pikes Peak. With its breathtaking scenery and peaceful living, Divide is the perfect place to experience true Colorado Living!

History of Divide

Divide was first settled in the late 1800s and was named Hayden's Divide by a man known as Ferdinand Hayden and it was the point where the waters of the South Platte and Arkansas Rivers separate. Hayden surveyed the area prior to its settlement. Some time later, the name was shortened to Divide. Divide, then and now, is a small community that is known best for its majestic mountains and beautiful scenery.

Parks and Recreation

When you become a Divide home buyer, you can enjoy access to a handful of lovely parks that are just a short drive away. Nature lovers will appreciate the nearby Mueller State Park as well as scenery that is a photographers delight. A favorite park among residents is Hayden Divide Community Park located on Rhyolite City Avenue. Amenities you will find in this park include two playgrounds, a picnic area, two ball fields and a scenic hiking trail.

Attractions and Activities

One of the best benefits of choosing real estate in Divide is that there are many popular attractions nearby. The area is known most for its beautiful scenery, great hiking and some great outdoor locations you may want to check out like the many trails that include "The Craigs", a 4100ft trail to ascend to the western side summit of Pikes Peak..

Also, a short drive or commute is the former mining town of Cripple Creek. This historical town is now booming with visitors and residents testing their luck at the many limited gaming casinos in town.

Special Events in Divide

Do you enjoy partaking in such community events as art shows andPikesPeakFall.jpg festivals? If so, you will be happy to learn that there are many such events that take place near Divide real estate. A favorite event among residents is the Annual Christmas in Divide. Highlights of this event are live music, a craft show, baked goods and visits with Santa.   Summertime will bring concerts and dances at the new Saddle Club facility currently under construction.

If you have been looking for a centrally located home in Colorado where there is fabulous scenery and plenty of fun attractions, take a minute to call Skip and Debbie Howes. We can show you any available homes for sale in Divide, and may help you acquire the one that suits your needs. 


Skip & Debbie Howes


PO Box 300 Sunny Glen Ct