3 Days of Heritage on the Great High Prairie
Discover the Great High Prairie's rich history during this three-day itinerary, which takes visitors from a World War II Japanese internment camp to Bent's Old Fort, one of Colorado's most significant historic sites. Along the way you'll visit the towns of Lamar, Granada, La Junta and Las Animas.
Help preserve the history and stories surrounding Camp Amache, a World War II Japanese Camp located in Granada. All preservation activities are funded by donations and grants from individuals and foundations.
See the stars like never before in this sparsely populated area south of Lamar.
The Works Progress Administration (WPA) was an ambitious employment and infrastructure program created by President Roosevelt in 1935. Follow this self-guided tour to see all the WPA projects on the Great High Prairie.