Crestone is not ‘on the way’ to anywhere. Yet it is not difficult to find. Please do note that Crestone's elevation is 8000 feet above sea level (See 'Acclimatization'--under FAQs).
BY AIR: You will want to fly into Denver International Airport, a 4-hour drive from Crestone, or into Albuquerque, a nearly 5-hour drive away (but not necessitating going over any mountain passes.
There are morning and evening flights into Alamosa, an hour from Crestone. Our Camino Administrator has a list of several persons who, for $40, will pick you up and bring you to your pilgrimage starting point at The White Eagle Lodge.
(You will need to request such a service in your REGISTRATION.)
Crestone is a 3-hour drive from Santa Fe, Colorado Springs, Pueblo and Durango. It is a 4-hour drive from Boulder and also from Denver International Airport, where you can rent a car.
BY BUS: You can bus from Denver on the Black Hills Stage line, about a $34 trip one-way, or $32 for seniors. Busses leave once a day at 2 PM from the downtown bus station. You can go as far as Moffat, which is still 12 miles from Crestone. Hitch-hiking is generally easy, or perhaps our Camino Administrator can arrange a ride for $15. (Please request this in your REGISTRATION.