VERMEJO PARK RANCH

One of my favorite places anywhere is Vermejo Park Ranch in New Mexico, owned by Ted Turner, Inc.. I am helping them develop their photo workshops and in the process, have started to catalog just a fraction of what this amazing 585,000+ acre ranch holds.

 

 

 

 

 

SOLITUDE

Almost 600,000 acres.

And almost no people.

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAGICAL LIGHT

 

Pastels.

Sunsets.

Lighting.

Rainbows.

NIGHT SKIES

Dark skies.

Bright stars.

HISTORY

Ancient Native American petroglyphs

Mythic ghost towns

Abandoned mines

 

DIVERSITY OF HABITAT

From shortgrass prairies to snow covered mountains.

SHORTGRASS PRAIRIE

MEADOWS

WILDFLOWERS

MOUNTAINS

STREAMS AND LAKES

 

 

FORESTS

GEOLOGY

Amazing geological formations

DIVERSITY OF WILDLIFE

Overlapping healthy ecosystems

Full of wildlife

BISON

1500+ Bison

ELK

8000+ Elk

ANTELOPE

Herds of antelope

BLACK BEARS

BABIES

Meadows filled with young

GOLDEN EAGLES

WILD HORSES

SNAKES

CONSERVATION ETHOS

SERENDIPITY

Expect the Unexpected

Acres

>12,750 ft. Summits

ELK

Bison

Vermejo Park Ranch Slideshow