One of the prettiest flights there is starts right here in Aspen in the Roaring Fork Valley. Our flight path takes us to Taos, New Mexico, flying right over the West Elks and into the San Luis Valley, supposedly the highest and largest alpine valley in the world containing one of the largest freshwater aquifers in North America. From there we skirt the Sangre de Cristo Range and look over on the other side of the valley at the Winnemuche Wilderness and the magnificent San Juans. We are heading down to the newly designated Rio Grande Del Norte National Monument...
Latest Flight Mission
The Santa Cruz River supports the culturally and ecologically diverse region of the Southwest. Recognizing the river's importance to the communities who depend on it, the Sonoran Institute is leading a project that assesses the health of the river and identifies protection and restoration needs of the Lower Santa Cruz River. Sonoran will be working with Pima County, Arizona to use the project to monitor river health and disseminate wetland and river conditions.