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  • 30 July 2017

    Update: Drinking Water Alert!

    We were informed on 7/27/17 that our monthly drinking water test has come back positive for E.Coli and Total Coliform Bacteria. Bacterial contamination can occur when increased run-off enters the drinking water source. The state of Color ...
  • 30 July 2017

    New Telescope: See for Yourself [Video]

    Introducing the New Telescope at Orient Land Trust.   See the video below. The rain clouds have blocked the night skies the past two weeks. We are glad for the rain even as we lament the blocked view of the stars. The thirsty mo ...
  • 30 July 2017

    Quiet Hours

    There are guests that wait for 10:00 pm and the quiet hours. All day long people are playing in the water, meeting friends and family for conversation and laughter. Some people come to celebrate and make music. All day long, those activi ...
  • 30 July 2017

    Member Appreciation Weekend: Aug 4-5

    August 4 and 5 are the dates for this year's Member Appreciation Weekend. Orient Land Trust would like to make this time to thank all members for their support and contributions. OLT members communicate the values of OLT, help keep the c ...
  • 28 July 2017

    The Latest Buzz About Everson Ranch

    Some of the most exciting new additions at Everson Ranch this summer are the new honey bee hives. We have two hives with the Italian Strain and one hive of the Carniolan Strain. During the 1st year the colonies will build up their troops ...
  • 08 June 2017

    Bands for Member Appreciation Weekend August 4-5, 2017

    Thank you Members! Each year, OLT celebrates and gives thanks for our members during Member Appreciation Weekend. Anyone can become a member and no members are turned away. With so many fun-lovin' folks, we ask everyone to park down the ...
  • 08 June 2017

    Rustic Roots Music Camp at the Everson Ranch

    OLT is thrilled to have this wonderful event at the Everson Ranch.  To learn more about it contact Rustic Roots directly. Rustic Roots campfire jamming camp ...
  • 08 June 2017

    Ranch Celebration Event September 16, 2017

    Get your tickets now for Orient Land Trust's second year Ranch Celebration event on Sept 16, 2017. Join us at the Historic Everson Ranch for a wonderful Chuckwagon Dinner Concert/Dance, ranch tours and more. This ...

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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.