Colorado Rest Areas

If you’re planning a road trip of any distance, take a look at using Colorado’s Rest Areas on your route to stop at. It’s a great way not to over stress yourself. Colorado Rest Areas are designed to provide highway travelers a safe and convenient facility to rest before continuing with their journey.

Colorado Rest Area Locations

Colorado rest areas are typically roadside facilities that provide, parking at a minimum. Although some may have picnic areas and so much more. They are mainly maintained by the Colorado Department of Transportation. Some may be closed due to maintenance issues, its always best to have an alternate rest stop just in case.

Colorado State Rest Areas

Interstate I-25 CO Rest Areas

New Mexico - Colorado State Line

Interstate I-25 N/S Bidirectional (mile marker 13) 
Trinidad Welcome Center
Interstate I-25 N/S Bidirectional (mile marker 18)
El Morro Rest Area
Interstate I-25 N/S Bidirectional (mile marker 74)
Cuerno Verde-Colorado City Rest Area
Interstate I-25 Southbound (mile marker 111)
Pueblo Rest Area – South
Interstate I-25 Northbound (mile marker 115)
Pueblo Rest Area – North
Interstate I-25 N/S Bidirectional (mile marker 268)
Poudre Rest Area

Wyoming - Colorado State Line

Interstate I-70 CO Rest Areas

Utah - Colorado State Line

Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 19)
Fruita Welcome Center / Rest Area
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 75)
Parachute Rest Area (dog park)
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 90)
Rifle Rest Area
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 119)
Glenwood Canyon Rest Area (No Name Lane)
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 121)
Grizzly Creek Rest Area
Interstate I-70 Eastbound (mile marker 125)
Hanging Lake Rest Area
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 129)
Bair Ranch Rest Area
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 147)
Eagle River Rest Area
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 163)
Edwards Rest Area
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 190)
Vail Pass Rest Area
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 228)
Gateway Visitor Center
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 254)
Genessee Buffalo Herd Pull-Out
Interstate I-70 Westbound (mile marker 332)
Deer Trail Rest Area
Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 383)
Arriba Rest Area
Interstate I-70 Westbound (mile marker 437)
Burlington Welcome Center / Rest Area

Kansas - Colorado State Line

Interstate I-76 CO Rest Areas

Denver

Interstate I-76 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 66)
Wiggins Rest Area
Interstate I-76 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 125)
Sterling Rest Area
Interstate I-76 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 180)
Julesburg Welcome Center / Rest Area

Nebraska - Colorado State Line

US Route US-40 CO Rest Area

US Route US-40 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 101)
Hayden Rest Area (seasonal)

US Route US-50 CO Rest Area

US Route US-50 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 467)
Holly Rest Area

US Route US-160 CO Rest Area

US Route US-160 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 46)
Cortez Rest Area
US Route US-160 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 191)
Shaw Creek Rest Area

US Route US-287 CO Rest Area

US Route US-287 N/S Bidirectional (mile marker 55)
Gobblers Knob Rest Area
US Route US-287 N/S Bidirectional (mile marker 383)
Virginia Dale Rest Area

CO-139

State Route CO-139 CO Rest Area

State Route CO-139 N/S Bidirectional (mile marker 56)
Rangely Pull-Out

CO-340

State Route CO-340 CO Rest Area

CO-340 (mile marker 0.3) / Interstate I-70 E/W Bidirectional (mile marker 19)
Fruita Welcome Center / Rest Area

Colorado Legacy Rest Area Map

colorado rest area map