Area Windmill

The first rays of sun illuminate the Goemmer's Butte.

Spanish Peaks

The evening sun illuminates one of the Great Dikes on the Spanish Peaks

East & West Peak

The East Peak (elevation 12,683) and the West Peak (elevation 13,626’)

Full Moon

A full moon sets at dawn west of La Veta.
The red dawn gave theses mountains their name – Sangre de Christo (blood of Christ).


The Goemmers (pronounced Gimmers) Butte , a volcanic plug, is a distinctive feature in the Cuchara Valley near La Veta.

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