Sunday, March 14th, 2021

Volunteer Opportunity!

Beehive Residence at the Ranch Beehive Residence at the Ranch Doug Bishop

Do you want to get away, live in the country,  maybe write that book, meditate, and live on a ranch while helping out with ranch chores?


Volunteer opportunity at the Everson Ranch in Colorado

Available immediately,

We offer: 

The setting is a remote, quiet, peaceful 150 year old ranch on 760 acres with endless hiking possibilities. Two hot springs nearby; one, part of OLT (Valley View Hot Springs) and the other is Joyful Journey Hot Springs and Spa. Fresh, organic vegetables from the garden in the summer. Majestic view of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range. For pictures and background information, see to website or watch the Historical Everson Ranch, Orient Land Trust on Youtube. Housing in a rent free, small, solar heated  cottage (no running water, good heating, refrigerator), non-attached  shower, bathroom and fully equipped kitchen in a nearby structure. 

Use of Valley View Hot Springs as availability permits (in the range of  1-3 times per week).

We ask that you commit to at least two weeks, a longer duration stay for the right person is ideal. For more information, send inquiries to: 

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For the education, enjoyment, and well-being of current and future generations, Orient Land Trust: 
promotes a positive clothing-optional experience at all properties including Valley View Hot Springs, Orient Mine and Everson Ranch;
preserves the viewshed, including land acquisition; 
protects natural, wild, agricultural, and historic resources, in the northern San Luis Valley.