Basic Information

A paved walkway leads to an adobe fortress with tipi poles in front of it
Take a Hike into History

After you arrive in the park, a short walk is required to reach the reconstructed fort.

A leashed dog explores the side corral of the fort.
Pets at the Park

Leashed pets are welcome in most of the park.

Fires light up the plaza at Bent's Old fort
Ranger Programs and Tours

Enhance your Bent's Old Fort experience by participating in a guided tour of the fort or a special event.

A living historian sits at a table set for a catered dinner
Special Use Permits

Certain types of activities require a special use permit. These include many types of organized gatherings, filming, and photography.

Last updated: August 24, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

35110 State Highway 194
La Junta, CO 81050


719 383-5010

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