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  • 23 May 2020

    (Virtual) Oak House Jam

    What a treat! The May 22, Friday night virtual event with John Standish, Mark Allen, Edie Carey, and cameo appearance by Dylan Standish, was a joyful and heartwarming evening. It was nice to touch base with more than a hundred people. Th ...
  • 04 May 2020

    Save the Date: Oak House Jam - May 22

      7:30 PM Friday, May 22:  (Virtual) OAK HOUSE JAM with Mark and John.  Join OLT Board Director John Standish and our good friend and accompl ...
  • 04 May 2020

    Ice-O-Lation Social

    What? Can one be social in isolation? We so want to socialize during this time of physical distancing.   A couple of weeks ago, we launched a fundraising campaign to help OLT ...
  • 06 April 2020

    Call to Action

    Today, we extend our unwavering love and appreciation to each of you as we navigate the new COVID-19 reality. OLT does not conduct many fundraisers because everyone is always very generous. The present epidemic everyone is grappling with ...
  • 13 March 2020

    Closed to Guests Due to COVID-19

    Beginning noon Friday, March 13, 2020, Orient Land Trust—Valley View Hot Springs has closed to the public due to the COVID-19 virus.  We are being proactive to protect our community and staff.  Relevant de ...
  • 09 March 2020

    Kids Science Camp and Youth Conservation Corps 2020

    Kids Science Camp is scheduled for July 26 - 30 this year! We are trying a new process to register your child, a lottery! Camp is for kids ages 6 - 11! Camp is limited to 30 kids.   ...
  • 06 February 2020

    Winter on the Ranch

      "What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness." – John Steinbeck Winter provides us with a new set of challenges and is often the hardest time on the ranch. 365 days a year, the ...
  • 06 February 2020

    Remember, Rate Increase Begins March 1

    There will be rate increases in 2020. Admission fees are going up. Guests will be charged taxes directly. Rate increases will go into effect March 1, 2020. Admission Fees: Day Pass Admissions will go up $2.00. Overnight Ad ...

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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.