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Van Landingham Ranch
Description: The Van Landingham Ranch, located just south of La Junta, offers birding opportunities on shortgrass prairie and is bisected by an arroyo and limestone bluffs with scattered junipers. The east end of the ranch comprises a hillside with vast prairie views providing a perch from which to scan the black-tailed prairie-dog colony for Burrowing Owls and other shortgrass specialists. Please contact the landowner before planning a visit at (719) 384-2942 or email@example.com .
Habitat: Grassland/Prairie, Rimrock/Mesa
Directions: To inquire about access to this ranch and to get directions, please contact the landowner at (719) 384-2942 or firstname.lastname@example.org a minimum of 48 hours in advance of your potential visit. Please remember that this is a working ranch as well as a private residence, and there may be times when the landowner cannot accommodate visits. While you are on the ranch, remember to stay on roads, leave gates as you find them (whether open or closed), and refrain from taking anything off the ranch or leaving trash behind.
Dates of Access: Contact owner prior to visit
Hours of Operation:
Delorme: 100 A3
Roads of Colorado: 124 A4
Lodging: Hotel in La Junta
Restrictions or Hazards: No driving beyond parking area. Restrooms available if landowner is home; otherwise primitive
Handicap Access: Limited
Contact Information: Call (719) 384-2942 or email email@example.com.