The Shoshone Ridge Farm is located in Park County in the Northwest corner of the great state of Wyoming. This 229.72 +/ - acre property will allow the new owner to have multiple options including cattle, corn, barley, alfalfa and is easily accessible from Powell, Wyoming. The farm consists of 54 acres of ridge overlooking the Shoshone river valley with several great homesites. A great opportunity to own a farm in a strong agriculture community.
Shoshone Ridge Farm is a very productive farm that is ready for your dream home to be built. This is a great opportunity to own a farm in a strong agriculture community. The new owner will have multiple opportunities with this with varying crops and avenues for success.
Broker(s): Jacque Zurcher
This productive farm is located southeast of Powell, Wyoming just off Hwy 295. This is a great productive farming and cattle area with the availability of grain elevators, livestock auctions, and feed yards in neighboring communities. Alfalfa, barley and cattle are the dominant agriculture choices. Powell is a great community with local banking, schools and multiple agriculture related businesses. Cody, Wyoming is about a 30 mile drive from the property to many other amenities. More shopping, fine dining, the would class Buffalo Bill Museum and Cody Night Rodeo.
“Cody is what America was, a place where the cowboy culture thrives and where the new west begins. The vistas are spectacular, the land is wild, the people are genuinely friendly and the opportunities for outdoor adventure, recreation, education and entertainment are as large and varied as the Wyoming skies.” – Cody Chamber of Commerce
ACREAGE & WATER RIGHTS
The Shoshone Ridge Farm consists of 229.72 +/- total acres with roughly 188.81 acres with Willwood Irrigation District rights. As well, the farm consists of 54 acres of ridge overlooking the Shoshone river with gorgeous home sites. This property has seen outstanding production. All of the water right permits are available through the Willwood Irrigation Office.
The Willwood Irrigation District provides water to 188.81 acres and transfers with the sale of the Shoshone Ridge Farm. (The ac/ft is based on snowfall and spring runoff, and may vary from year to year.) Irrigation water is available and utilized from April 20 through October 15. The Willwood Irrigation water assessment for 2020 is $5,972.53.
The Willwood Diversion Dam, 8 miles downstream from Corbett dam, is a concrete gravity structure with a hydraulic height of 41 ft. Willwood Canal heads at the diversion dam. The canal is about 25 miles long. The facility was built by the Bureau of Reclamation in the late 1940’s with water deliveries starting in the early 1950’s. Around 1960 the operation and maintenance was turned over to the Willwood Irrigation District. (From Willwood Irrigation District Website)
TAXES: $2,235.37 per year