You are here

rio grande river

Alamosa County

Added by yongli on 06/24/2016 - 16:36, last changed on 06/20/2020 - 01:07

Great Sand Dunes

Share article to
Alamosa County, named for the Spanish word for “cottonwood grove,” is located in the high San Luis Valley of south central Colorado. At 7,544 feet, the valley is bordered by the Sangre de Cristo Mountains on the east and the San Juan Mountains to the west. Alamosa County encompasses 723 square...

Great Divide

Added by yongli on 01/15/2020 - 13:44, last changed on 07/04/2020 - 01:07
The beautiful and imposing mountain scenery of Colorado’s Great Divide has led to the common belief that the state is home to a singular “Continental Divide.” The divide in Colorado, however, is only a piece of the larger Great Divide, a geologic crest that runs from Alaska through South America...

Rio Grande County

Added by yongli on 01/23/2017 - 13:24, last changed on 03/18/2020 - 12:15
Rio Grande County is located in the western San Luis Valley in south-central Colorado. It covers 912 square miles and ranges in elevation from 7,000 feet on the valley floor to over 13,000 feet atop several mountain peaks. Del Norte functions as the county seat, and Monte Vista , operating as a...
Subscribe to rio grande river