Picketwire Canyonlands, La Junta

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#40 of 56 in Wildlife in Colorado
Picketwire Canyonlands is located in La Junta. Use our La Junta online trip builder to visit Picketwire Canyonlands on your trip to La Junta, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This is like walking with the dinosaurs. The hike was fun. We'll go back. The fall or spring is the best time to go there. The dinosaur tracks are the largest set found and the only place the allosaur...  more »
  • Pretty amazing not only to see a real dino footprint, but to see the prints right in the environment where they were imprinted! Guide provided excellent narrative. Amazed that the ranger could walk ri...  more »
  • This place is a hidden gem however it comes with a price. This was my 2nd hike to the dinosaur prints so I have some advice to offer before attempting. The weather is a primary concern. By that is mea...  more »

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