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:

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Address: La Junta, CO 81050, USA