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Comanche National Grassland

1420 East 3rd Street, Pueblo, CO 81050
719 384 2181
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Ranked #19 of 20 Attractions in Pueblo
Type: Parks
Activities: Birdwatching
Description: Vogel Canyon and Picture Canyon arelocated within the Grasslands and both contain excellent petroglyphs.
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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67 reviews 67 reviews
24 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

We drove through the grassland from La Junta. Watching the landscape change from fairly dusty, dry and barren to this unique vegetation and bluffs was amazing. Surprising amount of wildlife. Would love to return and explore further!

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Ogden, Utah
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

This is a wasteland, Trash Everywhere!!! If I was filming a documentary on desolate real estate, I would start Here! I found nothing impressive about this place! Sorry!!!

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La Junta, Colorado
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

I enjoy the variety of colors in the geology, vegetation and animal habitat with ever changing skies and weather.

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Wetmore, CO.
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

It's a fine view from the train between La Junta and Trinidad, CO. There are fantastic dinosaur tracks here if you hike in.

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Trinidad
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23 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2012

All you see is lots of shrubs and tall grass. It has it's own beauty. In Iron Springs you can see the Santa Fe Trail ruts. WATCH OUT FOR RATTLERS!!!! Not too far away is Picture Canyon. Lovely place. On the south canyon walls you will find prehistoric indian rock art. Nice place to hike around - it does get... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2011

It was 100 degrees on the July day I was here. The grasslands aren't very grassy...more like scrub and near desert. So you have to really want to visit. South of La Junta there's one area called Iron Spring where you can see Santa Fe Trail ruts...but watch out for rattlers as you walk into the desert a short distance.... More

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