Rio Grande Headwaters Land and Trust virtual auction opens March 15


DEL NORTE — The Rio Grande Headwaters Land Trust (RiGHT) is having a virtual auction and open house in March.

The virtual auction will open at 8 a.m. on March 15 at 8 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. on March 31.

“We have many exciting items in the auction this year including fishing and hunting on private lands, horseback riding, a two-night stay at Trinchera Ranch, custom chaps, and local food and artwork,” organizers stated. The auction items can be viewed at

Proceeds from the auction will directly support RiGHT’s mission to conserve the land, water, and way of life in the San Luis Valley, organizers stated.

On March 31 at the RiGHT office, 840 Grand Ave., Del Norte, an open house will be held to close the auction and celebrate the start of the new water year in the San Luis Valley. Light refreshments will be served.