Join Us and Explore Southeast Colorado! If you’re looking to really get away from it all and spend a few days exploring wide open spaces and enjoying quiet, star-filled nights, then southeastern Colorado is your destination. With excellent lakes for fishing and water sports, great restaurants, antique stores, historic sites, miles of unspoiled hiking, hundreds of bird species and a variety of wildlife, the Great Plains of Southern Colorado offer a unique vacation opportunity.
Many communities in this region, including La Junta, Rocky Ford, Fowler and Ordway hold events throughout the year with carnivals, rodeos, games and cultural celebrations, so be sure to check the events calendar to help you plan your visit.
For those who enjoy quiet reflection, scenic drives, and nature watching, you will be delighted with the unspoiled views and miles of prairie, hill and canyon country. If a faster pace is more your style you won’t be disappointed. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy thousands of acre feet of water for boating, fishing and water skiing. There are several excellent golf courses and miles of hiking and biking trails. If you enjoy the old west, historic sites and museums, there are many must see locations for you to visit as you travel through south east Colorado.
We invite you to spend a few days discovering the past and enjoying the present in southeastern Colorado. This region is full of hidden treasures that are a little off the beaten path and prides itself on hospitality, small crowds, little traffic and a friendliness you don't generally find in big cities. If you are ready to relax and feel welcomed, we encourage you to discover this area for yourself. It's easy to get here, so grab a cup of coffee and explore this site to plan your trip!