Love's Travel Stops opens location in Colorado

Adds 50 truck parking spaces, 45 jobs in Parachute

OKLAHOMA CITY, June 29, 2023Love’s Travel Stops is now serving customers in Parachute, Colorado, with a new location that opened Thursday. The travel stop, located on East Cardinal Way off Interstate 70 at exit 75, adds 45 jobs and 50 truck parking spaces in Garfield County.

“Love’s is excited to expand its Highway Hospitality to a 16th location in Colorado,” said Shane Wharton, president of Love’s. “In Parachute, we’re adding another safe, clean space where travelers can experience great customer service in a friendly environment with a staff that will get them back on the road quickly.”

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

  • More than 14,000 square feet.
  • Chester's Chicken and McDonald's
  • 50 truck parking spaces.
  • 65 car parking spaces.
  • Eight RV parking spaces.
  • Seven diesel bays.
  • Five showers.
  • Laundry facilities.
  • CAT scale.
  • RV dump.
  • Bean-to-cup gourmet coffee
  • Brand-name snacks.
  • Fresh Kitchen concept.
  • Mobile to Go Zone with the latest GPS, headsets and smartphone accessories.
diesel pumps at loves travel stops

In honor of the grand opening, Love's is donating $2,000 to the Parachute Branch Library.

About Love’s Travel Stops

Love’s Travel Stops is the nation’s leading travel stop network with more than 637 locations in 42 states. Founded in 1964 and headquartered in Oklahoma City, the company remains family-owned and operated and employs more than 39,000 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 437 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 or follow the company on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn or Twitter.