Bent County Correctional Facility Visiting Information:
VISITING DAYS AND HOURS Visiting days are Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 am to 3:50 pm. Initial processing begins at 9:30 am. Holidays are no exceptions. Visitors may stay as long as they wish during the visiting hours. Visitors will not be allowed back into the facility once they leave. In the event of over-crowding, visitation staff may first ask for volunteers to leave and then will begin terminating visitors in the order processed into the visiting room, unless the visitor has traveled more than 400 miles or on the amount of space needed. Visitors arriving on or after 3:00 p.m. will not be allowed to visit that day. Processing ceases from 11:00 a.m. until approximately 12:00 p.m. each visiting day for inmate count procedures.
LODGING Bent's Fort Inn (719) 456-0011, 10950 E. Hwy 50 Las Animas, CO 81054 Colonial Inn, 638 Bent Avenue Las Animas, CO 81054
SEGREGATION POPULATION All visits for segregated inmates will be arranged exclusively through the office of the Chief of Security. These visits will be non-contact, one hour visits.
The only jewelry or adornments visitors will be permitted to wear into the visiting area is a wedding ring, one religious necklace pendant, and medical alert badges.
No controversial/objectionable gang, obscene, drug and alcohol designs, messages or profanity on clothing.
Hair extensions which are woven, sewn, or glued to the natural hair, and wigs which have been disclosed in advance, will be permitted but are subject to search. Hair extensions which are attached to the hair with a clip or comb will not be allowed.
No camouflage of any color, solid green or orange clothing, or grey sweatshirt/pants or sweat suits.
Shoes are required. No open toe or open heal shoes can be worn.
Visitors are not to wear any garment which unduly exposes the shoulders, chest, back, stomach, midriff, and/or underarm. Necklines must be within two inches of the notch of neck.
Clothing made of sheer, transparent, net, mesh or any see through materials are not allowed.
Clothing designed or intended to be tightly worn, to excessively accent the body, e.g., spandex, tights, leggings, tank tops, ect., will be considered inappropriate.
Appropriate undergarments are required, but should not be visible.
Trousers will be worn in the manner intended (no sagging).
Dresses, skirts, jumpers, culottes, and shorts shall not be worn if more than four inches above the kneecap when standing. Slit dresses/skirts shall be allowed only if the slit is not more than four inches above the kneecap while standing. Wrap-around clothing will not be allowed.
Visitors are not to wear hats into the visiting area, except for religious hats or headgear; gloves, scarves, or outer garments, such as topcoats, raincoats, jackets, and similar inclement weather attire will not be permitted within the visiting area.
Only one key will be allowed in the visiting area. Vehicles must be secured and the windows not cracked more than one inch. If the vehicle is left unsecured the visit will be terminated.
Contact the facility operator for answers to questions concerning visitation rules. Phone: 719-456-2610 Address: 11560 County Rd. FF75 Las Animas, CO 81054
No time limit unless space availability is limited.