6 days in La Junta Itinerary

6 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. Get some historical perspective at Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site and Boggsville. You'll find plenty of places to visit near La Junta: Lamar (Petrified Wood Gas Station, Big Timbers Museum, &more), Fort Lyon National Cemetery (in Las Animas) and Knapps Farm Market (in Rocky Ford). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site, take in breathtaking views at Picketwire Canyonlands, take an in-depth tour of Otero Museum, and examine the collection at Koshare Indian Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our La Junta road trip planner.

July in La Junta sees daily highs of 94°F and lows of 64°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in La Junta

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lamar, Las Animas, John Martin Reservoir State Park, Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site, Knapps Farm Market
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Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site ©
Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site
Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site ©
Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site
Fort Lyon National Cemetery ©
Fort Lyon National Cemetery