See a Bat Emergence at the Orient Land Trust

Have you ever seen a bat emergence? Whether you think bats are creepy or cool, seeing thousands emerge together at sunset is an incredible sight. We’re lucky to have part-time resident bat colonies in the San Luis Valley.

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Orient Land Trust
Learn more about the colony of Mexican Free-Tail Bats at the Orient Land Trust in the northern San Luis Valley.

#COroadtrip: The Bats of the San Luis Valley
Fox31 Denver traveled down to the San Luis Valley to see our bats.

Bat Emergence!
See video of the bats emerging from the Orient Mine.

~Excellent bat photo courtesy of Owen Roberts

bats at the Orient Land Trust. photo courtesy of Owen Roberts