Southern Colorado Film Festival
The Southern Colorado Film Festival cultivates conversation and enriches the spirit and creativity of the San Luis Valley by providing diverse independent film programming that is relevant and which connects the issues of our region to the world.
The Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve
The tallest dunes in North America are the centerpiece in a diverse landscape of grasslands, wetlands, conifer and aspen forests, alpine lakes, and tundra. Experience this diversity through hiking, sand sledding, splashing in Medano Creek, wildlife watching, and more!
The Rio Grande Scenic Railroad
The railroad travels on tracks over historic La Veta Pass that date all the way back to 1878, but had been closed to the public in the 1950s and only used for freight. Now we didn't think scenery that spectacular, on rails that curve and wind through steep rocky grade, and mountain meadows with elk, eagles and bears, should remain closed forever. So we opened this line again for passenger train in 2006 initially offering excursions then expanding to holiday rides, dinner trains and mountaintop concerts. Come ride and you'll see what generations have missed. All aboard!
The Southern Colorado Film Commission
The Southern Colorado (SoCo) Film Commission is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to helping filmmakers of all types connect with the San Luis Valley and beyond in the southern reaches of Colorado. By providing film producers with a variety of free services we seek to make the regions we represent a more viable and attractive option for any film production and to support our local economy by driving more activity from the film industry in our region.
Adams State Community Partnerships
The mission of Adams State Community Partnerships is to connect University resources with the community in order to increase the quality of life for all residents of the San Luis Valley. ASU Community Partnerships has been working for years to improve the quality of life for the San Luis Valley community.
The Colorado Film Office
Among other things, the Colorado Film Office currently supports over 50 film festivals and educational events throughout each year. They help support existing events, both financially and promotionally, and identify new opportunities for communities.
Alamosa, San Luis Valley, Colorado
Let us guide you along trails less traveled in the San Luis Valley, show you where to get the the best bowl of green chili, and even share our sacred fishing spots on the magnificent Rio Grande. It's nearly impossible to convey the beauty of Alamosa in words. So, we invite you to come, see with your own eyes, and experience what it truly means to Live Alamosa.
Student Filmmakers Magazine
As new and emerging independent filmmakers and working film and video professionals in the film, television, and motion picture industry, we never stop learning in our careers. With the rapid application of new technologies, new techniques, and new trends in motion picture and video production, we are all students.
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Adams State University
Great Stories Begin Here.
Adams State is the right size – with a diverse, close-knit community. Professors who care – and a campus ready to help. Lots to do on a growing campus – clubs, athletics, adventure. Evergreen mountains, vast blue skies … room to grow, space to think.
Trinidad State Junior College
Established in 1925, Trinidad State Junior College was the first community college in Colorado. With campuses in Trinidad and Alamosa, Colorado, TSJC provides an affordable and accessible education to students in southern Colorado and beyond.