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  • 14 May 2019

    Bird & Photography Workshops, May 18-19

  • 14 May 2019

    Summer at the Ranch

    Summer 2019 Events at Everson Ranch Ever wondered where all the water goes after you soak in it at the hot springs? Well, this is the summer you can see for yourself! The Everson Ranch, part of the Orient Land Tr ...
  • 14 May 2019

    Update on the Drinking Water

    You will notice some postings about the drinking water. Orient Land Trust has revised our application for pre-treatment of the drinking water. We were directed by Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) to install fi ...
  • 14 May 2019

    Volunteer for our Annual Weed Pull! Jun 5-6

    Every year a devoted group of hardworking volunteers participate in our annual Weed Pull! Volunteers arrive on Tuesday, June 4th to set up camp and enjoy a day of relaxation at Valley View Hot Springs. Workshop begins early on Wednesday, ...
  • 16 April 2019


    The Sangre de Cristo mountain range received well above average snowfall this past winter. That could mean increased water flow from the springs. In late March, the volume of water from all the springs was significantly less than normal ...
  • 16 April 2019

    World Naked Gardening Day, May 4th

    The first Saturday in May is World Naked Gardening Day. This year It falls on May 4, 2019, and if you're thinking of celebrating, make sure you consider joining us at Everson Ranch for a day filled with special activities, gardening fun ...
  • 16 April 2019

    Weed Mitigation, June 5-6

    We are calling for volunteers for the annual weed pull. We are again asking for help to pull several species of invasive weeds at the hot springs. The weed species we are targeting are: Houndstongue, Bull Thistle, and Horehound. The two ...
  • 16 April 2019

    Bodywork Umbrella

    The gifted team of body workers offer an array of integrative therapies focused on well being. Relax, Rejuvenate, Release

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Orient Land Trust is a nonprofit land trust
dedicated to the preservation of Valley View Hot Springs (VVHS) and its viewshed—
including natural and biologic resources, agricultural lands, wildlife habitat,
open space, and historic and geologic features of the northern San Luis Valley—
for the education and enjoyment of current and future generations.