San Isabel Events

San Isabel hosts a variety of events throughout the year to celebrate the land, our supporters, community and work. Not only are our events fun, but they are also a great way to support our organization. We are always looking for volunteers and sponsors. Please click on one of the links below to learn more or contact San Isabel.

Our Events


Join us for Beer 'n' Brats, our annual member and volunteer appreciation barbecue, from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Mile 66 Ranch, one of our protected properties.


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©2017 Greg Smith;

10 a.m. Saturday, June 1, 2019

Bear Basin Ranch, Westcliffe, Colorado

Challenge yourself and support land conservation in the 7th Annual Hardscrabble Mountain Trail Run, presented by the San Isabel Land Protection Trust. You can walk or run the 5K or run the 10K along an adventuresome and scenic course at Bear Basin Ranch near Westcliffe. 

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Foxy Neighbor by Shane Dimmick, 2019 Featured Artist


Friday, Sept. 27, and Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019

A Painted View Ranch, Westcliffe, CO

The work of 25 renowned artists will be on display at the 23rd annual Art for the Sangres. The fine art sale and reception is San Isabel's largest fundraiser. The artwork includes oil paintings, watercolors, pastels, pencil, photography, bronze sculptures and forged-iron art. 

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More than 40,000 acres protected. Help us do more.

Private lands are important to our health, wealth and heritage. We help Colorado land conservation by working with landowners to protect and preserve the precious resources that define our region.

  • “Placing a conservation easement on our family ranch assures us of what WON'T happen to the land and water when we're gone.”

    – Bill Donley, fourth-generation rancher

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