Special Event

Military Encampment

Fee:

The park will charge $5 per person, ages 6 and up, during major special events.

Location:

Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site, 35110 Highway 194 East, La Junta, Colorado 81050

Dates & Times

Date:

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Time:

8:00 AM

Duration:

8 hours

Type of Event

Guided Tour
Living History

Description

Though a private trading post, the fort hosted several military expeditions and served as a supply depot during the War with Mexico.  Soldiers and their camps highlight this living history event.

Reservation or Registration: Yes