Las Animas County and Trinidad Real Estate
Exploring Las Animas County for your Colorado mountain home or looking for Trinidad real estate? Code of the West Real Estate can help you find your dream home! Trinidad is the county seat, Aguilar has about 500 people and the county’s population is around 15,500.
Las Animas County Highlights
Here are a few of Las Animas County events and notable places:
Santa Fe Trail Festival is a two-day festival in June with music, dancing, chili contest, pet parade, vendors, food and a beer garden.
Trinidad Lake State Park is your spot for camping, boating, hiking, archery and fishing.
Aguilar Street Festival and Car Show celebrates Aguilar’s anniversary each August with a parade, live music, car show, kid activities as well as plenty of food and craft vendors.
Celebrate July 4th in Trinidad with baseball, fireworks and fun activities.
The Trinidad History Museum is located in Trinidad’s historic district and features a variety of exhibits celebrating its history.
The Ludlow Monument honors the victims of the Ludlow massacre from 1918. It’s a granite memorial by sculptor Hugh Sullivan erected by the United Mine Workers of America at the Ludlow Tent Colony Site near Ludlow, Colorado (now a ghost town).
Visit Spanish Peaks State Wildlife Area for hunting, camping, fishing and hiking.
LAS ANIMAS COUNTY PLACES OF INTEREST
At Tees me Treat me in Trinidad CO, we sell tee shirts, treats, souvenirs, art, Colorado photography and we also have the coffee shop serving lunches and great coffees. We have a wonderful old-world style courtyard where you can have lunch along with a beer or wine. Click on this link to see a short video...https://youtu.be/atTIJ7ZhTMM
During your visit we hope you will visit our store which is located in the historic Columbian hotel. Our unit is part of the old bar of the Columbian hotel which means that Bat Masterson, Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp and many others once drank and gambled in this very location.
Opened in August, 2017, BUCKETS is the home to Trinidad's only real Texas-style BBQ, ice cold brews, a full bar, plenty of outdoor dining space on our huge deck or backyard, live entertainment, games for adults and even some for the kiddos. We are located on Elm Street across from the old train depot so stop by, say "Hi" and try the smoked ribs!
Jeff would like to thank all of those supporters that have shared their encouragement and excitement for BUCKETS. Let's have some fun.https://www.facebook.com/bucketstrinidad/
Trinidad’s newest tourist attraction is often called “Wacky World” by its co-founder Rodney Wood, a.k.a. Art Carfun, as he peered with an unsteady gaze around the new Bizarre Car Garage, which officially opened Saturday, July 29, at its location in the former Duran Oil Co. Stay posted. The Garage is moving to a new location on Main Street in 2018! Admission is always free, but donations are welcome. Wood is the founder of the annual Artocade Extravaganza, a weekend-long series of auto-related events held each September in The Historic Downtown Trinidad. https://www.artocade.com/garage
PURGATOIRE gathers rare and “museum quality” artifacts from authentic and legendary tribes who originally settled in the Southwest for Purgatoire River Trading Company. Her propensity for understanding these diverse cultures surrounds her forward-looking philosophy of working as a team to preserve the past.
Owner, Vibeke Adkisson’s devotion to Trinidad’s downtown is overwhelming as she continually plants seeds of revival. Sharing her business acumen, she’s booked many volunteer hours working with the downtown merchant association, Chamber of Commerce, City of Trinidad committees, Trinidad State Junior College’s Educational Foundation and President’s Advisory Council. (719) 845-0202
Enjoy experiences such as an evening stroll along our Riverwalk or cast your morning lure in an effort to snag a prized trout. After an afternoon of downtown shopping, visit one of our restaurants. From rustic pizza to singing waiters, Trinidad has something for every taste and style. In addition to our food establishments, visit one of our food trucks or our farm-to-table venues like Comida Market or our local Farmers’ Market.
You will find it all here along with our parades, events, and festivals that showcase why our community is truly fancy, fun, funky, weird, quirky, and way out there.
Check out the Trinidad Tourism
Located in the historic town of Trinidad, Colorado, the SCRT is southern Colorado’s theatrical jewel. It produces a professional summer season, a year-round resident season, and youth-oriented programs throughout the year.
Our mission is to bring diverse entertainment and cultural enrichment to our local area and southern Colorado as a whole. We seek to provide a link between the educational and artistic elements of our city and provide education and performance opportunities for local residents of all ages. While serving as an anchor to our continual downtown renovation, the SCRT strives to bolster the local economy by bringing tourism to Trinidad and reinvigorate our local pride. https://www.scrtheatre.com
Tony's Diner, Located on Main Street is a great place for good home cooked meals without the mess and clean-up. Great burgers and fries as well as hot dogs, chicken and enchiladas plus breakfast served all day at a price you can afford. And don't be surprised if Tony stops by for a chat.
Looking for Southern Colorado Real Estate?
If you’d like to learn more about Las Animas County, click on the following links:
Still can't find what you are looking for? Contact us and one of our representatives will contact you shortly with additional information.
Property Photos by Tomi Price
Website Photos by Heather Curtis-- www.heathercurtisphotography.com
Additional Photos by Kirk Loudon--www.yourcreativenow.com
Additional Drone Video and Interior Photos by Rich & Kim Hoffman--www.flycament.com
Information herein deemed reliable, but not guaranteed.