La Junta Vacations
La Junta, in Eastern Plains, is a city of about 7,000 residents.
The city is located approximately 140 miles (225 kilometers) from the state capital of Colorado, Denver and about 70 miles (113 kilometers) from Aspen.
The La Junta’s regions wonderfully preserved defense structures are an evocative window into the area’s sometimes blood-soaked past. Inspect the stout architecture of the Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site and discover the defensive techniques and strategies in days gone by.
Enjoy the fast greens and challenging fairways at Rocky Ford Country Club, one of the best places to tee off in the La Junta area. Tee off down the excellent fairways, see if you can hit a hole in one, then enjoy re-living your best moments with local and visiting golf nuts in the clubhouse bar.
Prepare to learn and be amazed in La Junta by spending a few hours at the Rocky Ford Museum. Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, ask about any one-off exhibitions, buy something from the gift shop or just explore the treasures of the past.