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. or  call 970-640-7076 Cost per student is $3.00 no charge for teachers or chaperones. read more →

Christmas at the Fort – Saturday, November 26th, 7-9 pm

Get ready for “Christmas at the Fort”. Saturday, Nov. 26th, 7-9 pm. Following the Annual Delta Parade of Lights. Fun for the entire Family. Brought to you by Altrusa and the Friends of the Fort. Fort Annual Food Drive…bring a canned good FREE Admission! Meet Me At The FORT, Saturday, Nov. 26th Santa arrives at.. read more →

Fort Uncompahgre is closed for the season..see you next June 2017

The Fort on the Old Spanish Trail has closed for the season. Will re-open to the public June 2017. Save the Date: “Christmas at the Fort”, brought to you by Altrusa and the Friends of the Fort will be on Saturday, Nov. 26 th 7-9 pm following Delta’s Parade of Lights. Santa arrives at 8.. read more →

Sat. Sept. 24th, 10-2 pm – Help us celebrate “Mexican Heritage Day” at the Fort on the old Spanish Trail…

It’s a Celebration!!! Saturday September 24th, 10-2 pm the FORT will celebrate Mexican Heritage Day in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month 2016. The Fort operated from 1829 to 1844 and use Mexican helpers from Santa Fe, NM. The fort was located in Mexican Territory. In conjunction with this FREE event the local VFW will.. 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 →