Thursday, 04 April 2013


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  • 17 April 2017

    Spring at the Ranch

    Calling all green thumbs! Everson Ranch garden is starting up for it's second year of growing! We have been busy preparing the soil, putting up greenhouses and looking forward to another season of gardening fun! We have a big lis ...
  • 17 April 2017

    Kids Science Camp 2017

    Kids Science Camp 2017 is scheduled for July 23rd through the 27th. Our goals are to create awareness of environmental issues, resource sustainability, land and habitat conservation. Our program provides the opportunity to experience thi ...
  • 17 April 2017

    Bird Watching Workshop

    Bird watching workshop scheduled for Saturday afternoon, May 20th and Sunday morning, May 21st. Explore Orient Land Trust with nature photographer and bird watcher Jim Welch. There is no charge for this workshop.  ...
  • 17 April 2017

    Please Welcome Our New Staff

    Next time you check into the Welcome Center, you may notice a few new faces! We'd like to welcome Zoe and Tina to the front desk staff and Jamie to our housekeeping staff. Also welcome Kim, Haven and Sarah who started in housekeeping thi ...
  • 17 April 2017

    Last Chance to Apply

    Time is running out if you want to be considered for the Orient Land Trust Board of Directors. The Governance Committee, the group responsible for reviewing applicants for the OLT board, would like to begin interviewing soon. If you have ...
  • 17 April 2017

    Telescope Project

    Last year our astronomy program really took off! We gave 131 star tours to 1460 guests. The time has come to upgrade our equipment and our board has approved the purchase of a new 16 inch telescope so that we can continue this wonderful ...
  • 10 March 2017

    Hiring Seasonal Staff at Valley View

    Orient Land Trust is a great place to work! We have a dedicated and friendly staff who work year round to promote the mission of the land trust, maintain this beautiful property and assist guests with their visit.We are looking to ...
  • 10 March 2017

    OLT Recommends: Submit Comments to Rio Grande National Forest Management Plan

    In conjunction with the San Luis Valley Ecosystem Council, (our local public lands advocate organization), Orient Land Trust is participating in the public comments process as the U.S. Forest Service det ...

Last modified on Sunday, 11 May 2014 08:06

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.