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  • 23 August 2018

    Summer on the Ranch

    Food is not just fuel. Food is about family, Food is about community, Food is about identity. And we nourish all those things when we eat well. -- M ...
  • 23 August 2018


    We've been relishing the rain. Even brief showers help to ease the anxious tension from so many dry months. Saguache County has ended the fire ban. However, we ask that you use only propane or gas stoves and grills. No open fires or char ...
  • 17 July 2018

    Micro Trash

    If you see a cigarette butt, a twist tie, a corner of a candy bar wrapper, a straw, a store receipt, a shiny bit of cellophane, or some other small bit of trash, pick it up and throw it in one of the new bear proof trash cans. If you not ...
  • 17 July 2018

    Share and Increase the Fun

    In the summertime, the pool deck is a favored spot. OLT provides the flat concrete near the pool and a few deck chairs. There is space for about a dozen chairs with nearly 140 people wanting those spots. (Odd that concrete is so desirabl ...
  • 17 July 2018

    Members Appreciation Weekend

    Members Appreciation Weekend was a great success with record numbers attending! Thank you to all of our volunteers who helped as camp hosts, discovery hosts and tour guides, shuttled members to their cars, helped cook and clean up breakf ...
  • 17 July 2018

    Upcoming Summer Events!

    July 21: Annual Board Meeting and BBQ at the Pavilion! Join us for our annual meeting, meet the board directors, share ...
  • 10 July 2018

    Rustic Roots Music Camp Returns to the Everson Ranch

    OLT is thrilled to have this wonderful event returning to the Everson Ranch.  To learn more about it contact Rustic Roots directly. Rustic Roots campfire jamming camp ...
  • 14 June 2018

    Member’s Appreciation Weekend

    Members Only! June 22, 23 is Member Appreciation Weekend. The celebration is coming up soon. No members will be turned away but non-members will not be admitted. Don't bring a guest unless they are a member. The Friday night band is The ...

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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.