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Picketwire Canyonlands, La Junta

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Picketwire Canyonlands is located in La Junta. To visit Picketwire Canyonlands on your trip to La Junta, use our La Junta family vacation planner.
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  • The canyon, after a 200 ft descent into it, is a 5+ mile walk to the dinosaur prints. Before that you will see some old homestead ruins and an abandoned church & cemetery. The canyon walls surround yo...  more »
  • If you are looking for an interesting place to get away from it all - you will find it in Picketwire Canyonlands! Your first stop should be to the La Junta National Forests & Grasslands office. They o...  more »
  • It’s a great drive to this site where you’ll see the West in its most rustic state. The hike to the location brings you into the distant past. Dinosaurs are relics most of us can hardly comprehend. To...  more »