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  • 23 September 2020

    Appreciating the Priceless Gift

    For more than 40 years, our second home has been Valley View Hot Springs and OLT. Over the years, when we thought about buying or building a place in the mountains, we always came back to "Why would we want to do that? We have Valley Vie ...
  • 23 September 2020

    Stay Vigilant

    Valley View has been open for seven weeks. The plan seems to be working fairly well. Having a reduced capacity makes it feel spacious and relaxed. The one area that could use improvement is wearing masks. Some people are a little too rel ...
  • 23 September 2020

    Bon Voyage Dear Friend

    OLT says goodbye to long time patron, member and dear friend, Germaine Fraley. Since 1997, Germaine Fraley has been a Patron and Member of Valley View Hot Springs and then in 2001, Orient Land Trust. Most likely longer than that, ...
  • 30 July 2020

    Valley View Re-opening August 3rd

    Orient Land Trust is reopening Valley View Hot Springs, Monday, August 3, 2020! (Limited capacity, pre-paid reservations required, overnight admissions only)  There are new office hours. There will in ...
  • 30 July 2020

    Member Appreciation Weekend?

    You may notice on the calendar that MAW (Member Appreciation Weekend) is still showing. Obviously, we can't have the event that everyone looks forward to every year. Having people dancing for hours in the Pavilion is just not in the card ...
  • 21 July 2020

    Letter to Members

    Dear Members,As many of you have heard, Orient Land Trust is planning on reopening Valley View Hot Springs in August. We have a few things yet to do to prepare for that day. Currently our staff is furloughed to save OLT val ...
  • 17 July 2020

    Annual Outreach Board Meeting - July 18

    This weekend, the hot springs will not be open so we will not be able to welcome the general public in person. It has been many months since the board members were able to meet in person. The meeting will be available on the internet but ...
  • 07 July 2020

    Save the Date: Oak House Jam - July 10

    Back by popular demand...  John Standish and Mark Allen are returning to John's home studio for another interactive livestream show.  ...

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.