Picketwire Canyonlands contain North America's largest continuous dinosaur track site, containing over 1,300 footprints in four different layers of rock. Look carefully for ancient rock art. The canyon contains the ruins of Dolores Mission and Cemetery and Historic Rourke's Wine Glass Ranch. The area is accessible by foot, bicycle, or horseback. For guided 4-wheel-drive tours contact the US Forest Service office of Comanche National Grasslands.
Hwy 109 South for 13 miles; turn right (west) on CR802 for 8 miles, left (south) on CR25 for 6 miles, left onto FS Rd 500A for 3 miles.
1420 E. Third
- La Junta, CO 81050
- 37.65988500, -103.57112100
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