Bull Springs Skyline Forest Bend, Oregon | County: Deschutes | Acres: 33,000
Bull Springs Skyline Forest, located just minutes west of Bend, Oregon, is an active tree farm and recreational property that covers 32,995+/- contiguous, deeded acres and borders the Deschutes National Forest. The property has significant long-term appreciation potential with opportunity for sustainable timber management, abundant recreation in combination with residential and mixed-use development.
Kinzua Ranch Fossil, Oregon | County: Wheeler | Acres: 32,000
Kinzua Ranch, a reputation timberland ranch runs across 32,000± contiguous, deeded acres and is highly regarded for its privacy, careful timber management, extensive grazing resources, abundant water and diverse wildlife populations, which include elk, deer, bear, blue and ruffed grouse, waterfowl, quail, and hundreds of wild turkeys. Seeing groups of 30+ bull elk on many elk hunts last fall, this ranch offers archery and rifle hunts paramount to none. With over 95% of the landscape dominated by a highly productive mixed coniferous forest with abundant water features which include large reservoirs, year-round creeks, streams, ponds and various stock water developments. The timber alone is an investor’s dream. The ranch ranges in elevation from 3,100 feet at the lower end of Strawfork Creek to 5,100 feet atop Snow Board Ridge and encompasses a variety of landforms, from deep canyon breaks and expansive forests to rugged highlands with sweeping views of the John Day River basin and the Cascade Mountains. Improvements include a hunting cabin, corrals, reservoirs, paved road access and well-maintained perimeter and interior fencing. Easily accessed year-round via State Highway 19, the ranch is located 11 miles east of Fossil, Oregon and 1.5 hours northeast of Bend, Oregon.
Miller Land & Cattle Company Toponas, Colorado | County: Routt | Acres: 3,689
A classic western Colorado mountain setting at its finest! Miller Land & Cattle Company located between Vail and Steamboat Springs, right in the middle of Colorado Ski country, recreation opportunities are endless both on and around this 3,689-acre property. A pristine sub-alpine setting, with elevations ranging from 8300 feet and rising to 9200 feet, providing endless views of the Flatops Mountains, King Mountain and Lone Spring Butte surround you. Comprised of open mountain pastures and live water creeks, aspen and pine trees, grassy meadows framed in mountain sage and dotted with stock ponds and springs all of which combine for fantastic big game wildlife habitat adjacent to Forest Service land.
North Ochoco Ranch Mitchell, Oregon | County: Wheeler | Acres: 8,780
Located in the heart of the Ochoco Mountains, a little over an hour east of Prineville, Oregon, lies the North Ochoco Ranch. This extremely private ranch consists of 8,780+/- acres (8,200 acres deeded), in one large block. The ranch has a 150-year history as an operating cattle and hay with over 800 acres of irrigated or sub-irrigated farmed hay fields, as well as a large irrigation water permit with significant existing irrigation infrastructure, plus 2,000+/- acres timbered canyons. The North Ochoco Ranch is also known for exceptional wildlife opportunities especially Rocky Mountain elk, mule deer and wild bison.
Anglers Envy Ranch Dixon, Wyoming | County: Carbon | Acres: 280
Curving along the banks of the Little Snake River lies the 280-acre ultimate outdoorsman ranch with spectacular fishing opportunity with 1.25 mile of riverfront access along the Little Snake River, abundant wildlife and lush hay meadows. Enjoy iconic views overlooking the river, hills and mountains. The ranch includes two homes, metal shop and equipment building. Nearby amenities include the Russell Community Arena, a 50,000 square foot indoor riding arena and the Dixon Airport with a 7,000' runway.
Chicken Creek Ranch Hayden, Colorado | County: Routt | Acres: 5,460
Consisting of 5,460+/- deeded acres 35 miles north of Hayden and the Yampa Valley Regional Airport, this rare mountain ranch is home to abundant wildlife, a lodge and guest home overlooking two stocked reservoirs. Enrolled in the Colorado Ranching for Wildlife Program, the ranch offers 17 bull elk licenses and 8 buck deer licenses for landowner use and is home to hundreds of elk and mule deer. Three large bordering ranches and no public land boundary buffer the ranch and wildlife moves freely between. Water resources include eight adjudicated springs and four permitted reservoirs, three of which offers fishing. The recreational opportunities also include horseback riding, mountain biking, hiking, wildlife photography, snowmobiling and more. The improvements, capturing the mountain and lake views, include a 3,400-square-foot, four-bedroom, five-bath main home/lodge, large commercial-grade kitchen, laundry and great room. There is a guest home, shop, game processing building, off-grid systems and a grass landing strip, STOL only. The ranch is accessible by well-maintained gravel roads, but has limited winter access. 4,940 acres are protected by a liberal conservation easement with provisions for more improvements should an owner desire. The remaining unencumbered parcel provides development potential or other value-added opportunities.
Colorado ZZO Ranch Guffey, Colorado | County: Park | Acres: 164
The ZZO Ranch is a 164-acre piece of Colorado paradise that lies north of Guffey, Colorado. The property is located off State Highway 9 for excellent year round access, and is offered for the first time in 20 years. Currant Creek runs through this mountain property situated at approximately 8,500 feet in altitude. Brimming with scenic beauty, the property has heavy timber, meadows, beaver ponds, rock outcroppings and expansive views. The property is close to 39 Mile Mountain, one of the premier elk hunting areas in the state, along with 1.5 hours from four major ski areas.
Heart Mountain Hay Farm Powell, Wyoming | County: Park | Acres: 330
Heart Mountain Hay Farm is a high quality irrigated operation with excellent location in northwestern Wyoming near Cody, featuring irrigated land with Alkali Creek traversing through the property. This property consists of 330+/- acres, excellent building sites along the creek and great hunting opportunities, offers both lifestyle and livelihood elements. The irrigated lands are largely planted to alfalfa and setup for wintering cattle with a new exterior bounty fence and a small feedlot system.
Lorenz Ranch Conifer, Colorado | County: Jefferson | Acres: 285
At 285 acres, the Lorenz Ranch is one of the few remaining large land holdings in the Conifer and Evergreen area. The location of the ranch is easily accessible all year long, plus it is readily accessible to many parts of the Denver metro area via Highway 285 to C470. The neighborhood is very horse oriented as there are several boarding operations nearby. Major super markets, restaurants, auto repair shops and other clothing and hardware stores are just a few miles from the ranch.
North Ute Pass Ranch Divide, Colorado | County: Teller | Acres: 1,145
North Ute Pass Ranch consists of 1,145 acres and borders Hwy 24 on the south and County 51 on the north. There is a nice sized lake and Pikes Peak views, plus varied terrain. Historically this property has been used for cattle grazing and hunting lease, and has a resident elk herd. Potential for a future conservation easement.
Redden Ranch Gunnison, Colorado | County: Gunnison | Acres: 1,000
Redden Ranch is a sustainable mountain ranching operation with free water flowing from the mountains every year together with high mountain pasture to graze cattle on nature’s nutritious grasses every summer. Redden Ranch represents a ‘drought proof’ fourth-generation cattle ranching operation that has sustained the family for 70+ years. The home ranch consists of nearly 1,000 acres of deeded land located in the Ohio Creek Valley north of Gunnison. The ranch holds a 345 head grazing allotment at the headwaters of Carbon Creek. Livestock are trailed seasonally from the home ranch to the grazing allotment. During that time, the meadows are irrigated from excellent priority water rights and hay is harvested to sustain the herd during the winter. Cattle return from the mountain pasture to graze the aftermath in the hay meadows at which time the calves are weaned to complete the harvest of some of America’s beef. Generations of ranch families still exist in Gunnison County and owning a ranch here allows one to be with nature year-round. Recreation abounds in this area with access to hunting, fishing, skiing, hiking, and horseback riding to name a few of the favored activities.
Ute Pass Ranch Divide, Colorado | County: Teller | Acres: 1,740
Ute Pass Ranch lies just on the west side of the Ute Pass summit near Pikes Peak and Colorado Springs, Colorado, with 1,740+/- deeded acres it is one of the few large acreage ranches remaining in the area. The property looks at the northwest side of Pikes Peak and is located west of Divide, Colorado and along both sides of US Highway 24. It has been utilized for cattle grazing along with hunting and recreation and consists of Aspen and Pine ridges with grass covered slopes and live water draws, making it a great recreation ranch for family enjoyment. Historically operated as a summer grazing unit and for private hunting the ranch is in excellent condition with a resident elk herd and plentiful mule deer. Over time the area has seen population growth resulting in an increase in development and conservation values.
Dreamcatcher Ranch Como, Colorado | County: Park | Acres: 225
The views from the magnificent custom built log home, on 225 acres, are quite spectacular, in every direction, from high mountain snowcapped peaks to forested areas to rolling grasslands; this is the Dreamcatcher Ranch. The town of Como was home to the historic narrow gauge railroad which once served the old mining town of Breckenridge by way of Boreas Pass. The roundhouse is still standing in Como.
Savery Creek Ranch Savery, Wyoming | County: Carbon | Acres: 180
The Savery Creek Ranch is a 180+/-acre ranch with just under one mile of Savery Creek meandering through. Savery Creek is an excellent fishery downstream of High Savery Reservoir, which creates consistent late season flows, allowing Savery Creek to boast great Colorado River Cutthroat Trout and Brown Trout. Cottonwood trees, willow groves, ponds and meadows make great waterfowl and wildlife habitat. The wildlife includes moose, elk, antelope, mule and whitetail deer and sand hill cranes.
Antlers Rio Grande Lodge Creede, Colorado | County: Mineral | Acres: 35
Creede and the Rio Grande valley in which the 35-acre Antlers Rio Grande Lodge and Riverside Restaurant are located is one of the most attractive yet “least discovered” areas of Colorado. The town and the area offer a wide variety of sights, views, recreation, theatre, galleries, gift shops, and history of this old mining town. Silver was discovered in the Creede district in 1890 by Nicholas Creede who had wintered the year before on what is now the Antlers property. Production of gold and silver continued through 1983 and totaled 2,490 metric tons of silver and 4.7 metric tons of gold.