Include YVLT In Your Estate Plan

Include Yampa Valley Land Trust in your estate plan and leave a legacy to the Yampa Valley by helping protect Colorado’s unique natural, historical, scenic, and agricultural landscapes. You can choose from a variety of instruments which can include a steady income stream for you or YVLT, or plan that can leave a generous gift to YVLT. […]

Holding On: Facing Building Pressures, Few Ranchers Live as Their Ancestors Did

Twenty years ago, Bill Gay could look up from feeding cattle on his Pleasant Valley ranch and see neighbors doing the same chore.   Early one morning last winter, Gay’s nephew, Todd Hagenbuch, was feeding cattle in the same pastures. He stopped and watched as the headlights from his neighbors’ trucks and sport utility vehicles […]