4 days in La Junta Itinerary

4 days in La Junta Itinerary

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La Junta

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La Junta is the city that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Otero County, Colorado, United States. Your inner history buff will appreciate Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site and Fort Lyon National Cemetery. Take a break from the city and head to Picketwire Canyonlands and Vogel Canyon. Get out of town with these interesting La Junta side-trips: Lamar (Big Timbers Museum & Petrified Wood Gas Station) and John Martin Reservoir State Park (in Hasty). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Koshare Indian Museum, take an in-depth tour of Otero Museum, and contemplate the long history of Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site.

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Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in La Junta

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Lamar, Fort Lyon National Cemetery, John Martin Reservoir State Park, Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site
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Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site ©
Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site
Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site ©
Koshare Indian Museum ©
Koshare Indian Museum