La Vega

Communal pasture land forming the far eastern boundary of the Town of San Luis, San Luis, CO 81152
Local: 719-672-3611
Region: South Central City: San Luis

Overview

La Vega is the only Mexican-Era land grant commons in Colorado. Continuing to serve its original purpose of communal grazing, La Vega was designated for villagers living in the Rio Culebra Basin. Today the commons is maintained and managed by local descendants.