Category Archives for "Local Photos"

Fall Colors in Las Animas County

The fall colors in Las Animas County near Trinidad Colorado have ¬†been spectacular this year. If you hurry you will still catch some of the color but most of the Aspens in the High Country along Highway 12 is already gone. You can enjoy some of the beautiful fall colors by visiting the Highway of […]

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Wildlife from a Mountain Home Backyard

Adobe Gold Properties just added a webpage sharing some awesome photos taken from the backyard of a Mountain Home on Santa Fe Trail Ranch. Here is one of the photos of a black bear bathing in their fish pond. He sure looks to be enjoying himself doesn’t he. Take a look at the rest of […]

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Memories of an Old Homestead

As I travel around some of the old back roads north of Trinidad Colorado and west of Aguilar I often wonder what life would have been like here a few lifetimes ago. I imagine the peace and quiet and the wonder of this beautiful country. I imagine the abundance of elk and deer and even […]

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Fire in Downtown Trinidad Feb 2009

On Saturday Feb 7th there was a fire in the Franch Building in downtown Trinidad. No one was injured or killed but the upper levels of the building were pretty much destroyed and the lower level businesses including Gordito’s Mexican Restaurant sustained water damage and are currently closed. Here are some photos of the fire: […]

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Elk Herd near Tercio and Stonewall

We had the chance to visit one of our most favorite places in Las Animas County just last week on May 24, 2008 and that is going down the valley towards Tercio. It was only about 3 pm but he Elk were in plain site just hanging out near the tall Ponderosa Pines. There were […]

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July 2007 Photos Downtown Trinidad

Here are some photos taken in Downtown Trinidad July 25th, 2007 Work continues on Interstate 25 as it goes through downtown Trinidad. Exits have been redesigned and changed and the overpass is being replaced. This is where the old Pizza Hut building was just recently removed. Taken from our new downtown Park and River Walk. […]

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Colorado Sunset West of Aguilar

Sunset last evening March 5th was just spectacular. I almost missed it and these photos are no where near how beautiful it was before we ran down stairs to find the camera and then back upstairs to take the photo. Actually were standing there enjoying it until we thought "we should take a photo…." and […]

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