Love’s Travel Stops opens new location in Colorado

Opening adds 50 jobs, more than 100 parking spaces to Huerfano County

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 27, 2021 - Love's Travel Stops is now serving customers in Walsenburg, Colorado, thanks to a travel stop that opened Thursday. The store, located at 99800 Interstate 25, adds 50 jobs and 46 truck parking spaces to Huerfano County.

"We're excited to open our 17th Love's in Colorado, which happens to be our southernmost travel stop in the state," said Greg Love, co-CEO of Love's. "This travel stop will add 50 jobs to the Huerfano County community and offer our customers a wide-range of food, drinks, travel items and more at a good value and competitive prices."

This location is open 24/7 and offers many amenities, including:

  • More than 11,000 square feet.
  • Godfather's Pizza and Subway.
  • 46 truck parking spaces.
  • 61 car parking spaces.
  • Nine RV parking spaces.
  • Six diesel bays.
  • Six showers.
  • Laundry facilities.
  • Bean-to-cup gourmet coffee.
  • Brand-name snacks.
  • Fresh Kitchen concept.
  • Mobile to Go Zone with the latest GPS, headsets and smartphone accessories.
  • CAT scale.
Drone photo of Love's Travel Stops near Colorado mountains

In honor of the grand opening, Love's will donate $2,000 to the Huerfano/Las Animas Area Council of Governments.

About Love's Travel Stops

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores is the nation's leading travel stop network with 560 locations in 41 states. Founded in 1964 and headquartered in Oklahoma City, the company remains family-owned and operated and employs more than 31,000 people. Love's provides professional truck drivers and motorists with 24-hour access to clean and safe places to purchase gasoline, diesel fuel, fresh coffee, restaurant offerings and more. Love's has over 410 truck service centers, which include Speedco and Love's Truck Care locations. Love's and Speedco combined is the largest oil change, preventive maintenance and total truck care nationwide network with over 1,500 maintenance bays and 1,200 emergency roadside vehicles available for customers. Love's is committed to providing customers with "Clean Places, Friendly Faces" at every stop. To learn more, visit