The San Luis Valley: South Central Colorado, New Mexico: A Mysterious Valley: A Complete Guide

The San Luis Valley (SLV), (located in South central Colorado and North central New Mexico), is the largest alpine valley in the world. Zebulon Pike was the first white American to cross the Sangre De Cristo Mountains into this 120-mile-long-by-forty-mile wide territory. The four-thousand-square-mile, semiarid desert valley floor sits at an average elevation of 7,600 feet, over a mile and aContinue reading “The San Luis Valley: South Central Colorado, New Mexico: A Mysterious Valley: A Complete Guide”