U.S. Route 36, CO-71 to I-70/US-40/US-287/CO-36

 

Location: US-36 and SH-71, Last Chance, Washington Cty

Reassurance shield after the SH-71 junction

Location: US-36 and SH-71, Washington Cty

Reassurance shield as we head out of the non-town of Last Chance

Location: US-36 at the Arapahoe County Line, Arapahoe Cty

Reassurance shield as we enter Arapahoe Cty. The west bound lanes are technically in Adams County, actually, and we’ll straddle the county line for several miles

Location: US-36 and Winview Rd, Arapahoe Cty

Reassurance shield after a named county road. Hard to believe we’re in the same county as Littleton and Centennial

Location: US-36 and Rector-Leeder Rd, Arapahoe Cty

Reassurance shield after another random county road

Location: US-36 and CR 2, Arapahoe Cty

US-36 will bear left to full enter Arapahoe Cty and tail down to I-70. CR 2 is a pre-1955 alignment of US-36 that avoids Byers and heads straight to Strasburg

Location: US-36 and I-70, Arapahoe Cty

1 mile to I-70

Location: US-36 and I-70, Arapahoe Cty

As we near Byers, we’ll come to a junction with I-70

Location: US-36 and I-70, Arapahoe Cty

Turn right for I-70/US-36/US-40 West and US-287 North towards Denver, turn left for I-70/US-40 East and US-287 South towards Limon. Stay straight and the roadway turns into Colorado SH-36, which follow old US-36 most of the way to Denver. US-36 will use the interstate and won’t be signed again until it continues from I-270 in north Denver

W to I-70 Bus Spur, E to CO-63

W to I-70 Bus Spur, E to I-70 Bus Spur

W to I-70 Bus Spur, E to I-70 Bus Spur

 S to I-70 Bus SpurN to I-70 Bus Spur

W to CO-40

 N to US-34S to I-70 Bus/US-24/US-40/US-287