Big Pine Ridge, tract 62, Weston, CO 81091
This 35-acre parcel is located in Big Pine Ridge, just a short drive west of historic Trinidad, Colorado. Year round access, water well, power to property edge, interesting terrain and good choice of building sites. Roughed-in driveway to one potential building site with small outbuilding. Enjoy privacy with good views and easy access to BLM land.
Historic Trinidad in Southern Colorado
Trinidad Colorado is located in Las Animas County in Southern Colorado, 190 miles south of Denver. The city lies 13 miles north of the New Mexico border, and 190 miles north of Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Trinidad was recently featured on an episode of Rocky Mountain PBS Colorado Experience.
Trinidad, Colorado Top Ten True Western Towns
This subdivision is located in Weston, Colorado, just 25 minutes west on highway 12, Scenic Highway of Legends, from Trinidad, Colorado. Continuing west on highway 12 takes you to several recreational areas and lakes.
Trinidad, CO, 81082 is located in Las Animas County in Southern Colorado.
Trinidad offers many recreational activities in town and nearby. Our town boasts a world-class skatepark, aquatic center, public parks, museums, art galleries, fishing, running trails, sports fields and a golf course.
Trinidad Lake State Park, just minutes from Trinidad on the Scenic Highway of Legends Highway 12, is rated as one of Colorado's fishing hot spots. The lake is stocked with rainbow trout, black crappie, largemouth bass, and smallmouth bass, just to name a few. There are hiking trails, camping and boating opportunities.
The Scenic Highway of Legends, Highway 12, follows the Cucharas River, beginning in Trinidad and traveling through Weston, Stonewall, Monument Lake, Cuchara, La Veta and ending up in Walsenburg, Colorado.
Hunting and recreational areas around Southern Colorado include Bosque del Oso State Wildlife Area, Spanish Peaks State Wildlife Area, North Lake State Wildlife Area, Monument Lake, San Isabel National Forest, Spanish Peaks National Wildlife area and Wahatoya Lake State Wildlife Area.
What to do in Trinidad, Colorado
The Trinidad Welcome Center -staff provides destination information, routing suggestions, road conditions, weather information, ect.
To learn more about the history of Trinidad and the Santa Fe Trail, check out the Corazon de Trinidad National Historic District's Baca House and Bloom Mansion, both part of the Trinidad History Museum.
The Louden-Henritze Archeology Museum features Trinidad's pre-history, where you'll find artifacts from the nearby Trinchera Cave, where prehistoric humans lived for thousands of years.
Southern Colorado Repertory Theater in Trinidad produces professional theatre, community theatre, special events and educational programs for teens and youth.
A.R. Mitchell Museum of Western Art houses the largest collection of works by Arthur Roy Mitchell, known for his cowboy-themed paintings, and other Western artists and admire one of the largest collections of stately Victorian houses west of the Mississippi.
Trinidad Lake State Park also offers camping, hiking, fishing, boating and an archery range, while Comanche National Grassland to the east boasts Picket Wire Canyonlands -home to one of the largest known dinosaur track sites in North America.
The Purgatoire River flows through Trinidad and excellent trout-fishing access is available in town at select spots along its banks. Take a peaceful walk along the waterway on the Riverwalk or visit historic Kit Carson Park to view the bronze statue of Kit Carson.
Trinidad is also the starting point for the Scenic Highway of Legends, a historic drive through villages to Walsenburg to the north.