They’re Back! Thousands Of Tarantulas Can Once Again Be Seen Crossing The Streets Of La Junta In Colorado

They’re heeeeeerrrreeee! No, we aren’t talking about the child-stealing ghosts from Poltergeist (though it is 2020, so why wouldn’t that be the next crazy thing to happen?), but rather the thousands of tarantulas that make their way through southern Colorado at the end of each summer. If you want to experience this incredible natural phenomenon for yourself, start making plans to visit the small town of La Junta now:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Do you have a special event that you would like to see featured on Only in Colorado? Nominate it here! For even more to do during your trip to La Junta, check out This One Small Colorado Town Has More Outdoor Attractions Than Any Other Place In The State.

Address: La Junta, CO 81050, USA