Fourth of July at the Fort on the Old SpanishTrail

The Fort will be OPEN Tuesday the Fourth of July 9 – 4 pm. FREE Admission all day long.   read more →

“Saturday Trade Days” Fort Uncompahgre, 4th Saturday June thru September.

4th Saturday of each month Click on flyer for addtional information …Saturday Trade Days Fort Uncompahgre2FLYER June 24th July 22nd August  26th September 23rd FREE VENDOR SPACE 10 X 10 For more information call 970-874-8349 or 640-7076 First come first serve for vendor space.   read more →

Fort Opens to the Public “2017 Season at the Fort on the Old Spanish Trail”

    2017 Season at the Fort  Saturday – May 20th – Spring Encampment   William Bailey   Historic Interpretation 101   Programs scheduled through-out the day   Free   9-4 PM  FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 970-874-8349                        FORT OPENS TO THE PUBLIC   “Open House”  Saturday,.. read more →

Fort is now scheduling School Tours

   SCHOOL TOURS The Fort is taking reservations for school tours for the months of April, May, September and October.  Monday- Friday  Please call 970-874-8349 or go online to www. Fortuncompahgre.org. or  call 970-640-7076 Cost per student is $3.00 no charge for teachers or chaperones. read more →

“Life on the Old Spanish Trail”, First Person Interpretation – Saturday, Oct. 8th, 9-3 pm

William Bailey and friends will be hosting a First Person Interpretation at the Fort .  The theme will be, “Life on the old Spanish Trail.  Open to the Public 9-3 pm.   19th century reenactors living the day in the life at Robidoux’s Post on the Gunnison River in Delta. PUBLIC WELCOME – FREE Admission… read more →

Calling all artist…First Annual – Paint The Fort Plein Aire Painting Competition- Saturday, October 22, 2016

Paint the Fort Plein Air Painting Competition and Exhibition, sponsored by Fort Uncompahgre on the Old Spanish Trail and Gallery de la Luz, will be held on Saturday, October 22nd. 2016. Participating painters will have one day (12 hour period) to render and submit a piece of art, using Fort Uncompahgre or Confluence Park as.. read more →

Pioneer Living History Days – Re-schedule 2017

Due to the lack of time to properly promote and generate interest in locating 4th generation Pioneer Families that settled the Delta area.  The Delta County Historic Society and the Fort on the Old Spanish Trail have decide to reschedule this event in 2017.  Stay tuned for more details Thank you for continued interest in.. read more →

June 25th “Old Time Music Festival- Re-scheduled 2017

We plan to bring it back next year when we have more time to plan it and more resources.  Thank you for your  continued support of the Fort on the Old Spanish Trail. read more →

Saturday, June 11th – 9-1 pm – Celebrating the History of Textiles

Meet Me At The Fort on the Old Spanish Trail. Big Doins – Saturday at the Fort – 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month through October. Saturday June 11th 9am – 1pm – Celebrating the History of Textiles. The Fort will be bustling with weavers and spinners from around the area show casing their.. read more →