Driving Directions

 

  

  
 

Coming from the Denver, Colorado Springs, or Pueblo areas:

Take I-25 SOUTH until you get to Pueblo.
About three miles into Pueblo, take the Hwy 50 EAST exit (Exit 100A).
Follow Hwy 50 East for 60 miles until you get to La Junta. You will travel through the towns of Fowler, Manzanola, Rocky Ford and Swink.
Once you get to La Junta, turn right (south) at Colorado Ave.
Follow Colorado Ave. 18th street. The college is located at 1802 Colorado Ave.

Coming from the Durango, Alamosa, or Monte Vista areas:

Go East on Hwy 160.
In Walsenburg, CO, Hwy 160 becomes Hwy 10 around the I-25 exit.
Continue to travel on Hwy 10 (Hwy 160) for about 70 miles.
Hwy 10 will meet Hwy 50 in La Junta. Turn right at Hwy 50.
At Colorado Ave, turn right.
Follow Colorado up to 18th street. The college is at 1802 Colorado Ave.

 Coming from the New Mexico or Trinidad areas:

Take I-25 NORTH until you get to Trinidad, CO.
Take I-25 Exit 13 onto Hwy 160 (a.k.a. West Main St. in Trinindad).
Follow Hwy 160 to the Hwy 160/350 junction.
Take Hwy 350 (don't turn to continue on Hwy 160)
Hwy 350 will bring you into La Junta on West 5th.
Drive down West 5th Street in La Junta until you get to Colorado Ave.
At Colorado Ave, turn right.
Follow Colorado up to 18th street. The college is at 1802 Colorado Ave.

Coming from the Amarillo, TX area:

From the I-40/I-27 junction, Take the Canyon Expressway which turns into Hwy 287 just North of Amarillo.
Continue North on Hwy 287 past the Texas border, through Oklahoma, and into Colorado.
In Colorado, follow Hwy 287 until you get to Lamar, CO. Hwy 287 runs into Main Street in Lamar which then runs into Hwy 50 West.
Stay on Hwy 50 West until you get to La Junta (about 60 miles from Lamar).
In La Junta, Turn Left at Colorado Ave.
Follow Colorado up to 18th street. The college is at 1802 Colorado Ave.

Coming from the Kansas Area:

Take Hwy 50 West.
In Lamar, CO, you will need to turn right in order to stay on Hwy 50 West.
Stay on Hwy 50 West until you get to La Junta (about 60 miles from Lamar).
In La Junta, turn left at Colorado Ave.
Follow Colorado to 18th street. The college is at 1802 Colorado Ave.