Ellis Ranch in Montana Ismay, Montana | County: Custer & Carter | Acres: 46,040
Ellis Ranch is a large livestock operation located in southeast Montana, consisting of 46,040 +/- acres, all in one contiguous block. The terrain ranges from undulating flats to rolling breaks with a sprinkling of pine and cedar trees, providing lots of protection for cattle and wildlife. The lifeblood of the Ellis Ranch are two prominent natural live water sources being the infamous Powder River and Alkali Creek, which provide water resources for miles of live water, reservoirs, numerous wells both pumped and artesian and extensive irrigation. This is one of the best self-sustaining cattle ranches providing a solid return on investment along with excellent hunting opportunity.
Kinzua Ranch in Oregon Fossil, Oregon | County: Wheeler | Acres: 40,000
Kinzua Ranch, a reputation timberland ranch runs across 40,000± 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.
North Ochoco Ranch in Oregon 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.
V & L Ranch in Nebraska Crawford, Nebraska | County: Dawes | Acres: 1,800
The V & L Ranch is situated in the northwest corner of Nebraska, the 1,800+/- acres is a natural habitat ranch comprised of cultivated dryland enrolled in CRP with income, high nutrient native grass pasture, Ponderosa Pine, rolling hills and deep canyons that provide excellent habitat for elk, mule deer, whitetail and other native wildlife species. The ranch is very well watered with one windmill, two electric wells and a pond. Historic improvements include a 1,764 square foot home featuring five bedrooms, one bathroom and three other rooms. Other features include a storage Quonset, Grain bin and corrals. The V & L Ranch is a well-balanced CRP and livestock ranch property with exceptional hunting for native big game, bird and recreation enthusiasts.
V & L Ranch is offered in its entirety or in two separate offerings.
Belmont Cattle & Hunting Ranch Crawford, Nebraska | County: Dawes | Acres: 993
Belmont Cattle & Hunting Ranch is situated in the northwest corner of Nebraska, this 993-acre ranch is comprised of high nutrient native grass pasture, Ponderosa Pine, rolling hills and deep canyons that provide excellent habitat for mule deer, whitetail deer, elk, turkey and other native wildlife. There is a small field of cultivated cropland in CRP. The ranch is very well watered with one windmill, two electric wells (one shared) and one pond.
Chalk Road Ranch in Wyoming Powell, Wyoming | County: Park | Acres: 455
Chalk Road Ranch is a premier irrigated farm and ranch located between Powell and Cody, Wyoming in a spectacular setting next to Heart Mountain featuring 455 acres with 200+/- acres under pivot and flood irrigation. This diversified operation has been set up for running livestock with pivots providing high-quality feed. Improvements include a shop with living quarters and a feedlot. There is excellent hunting with an abundance of upland game birds, deer and elk.
Indian Creek Ranch in Oregon Harper, Oregon | County: Malheur | Acres: 22,200
Located in southeastern Oregon, the Indian Creek Ranch is comprised of approximately 125,200 acres with approximately 22,200 acres of deeded lands capable of running mature animals year-round. This ranch has excellent water characteristics with a number of deep-water fishing lakes, numerous creeks and springs as well as plentiful irrigation water. Recreation is a highlight with Rocky Mountain elk, mule deer, and world class upland game bird hunting. Indian Creek Ranch offers a large resource with agricultural and recreational elements present.
Nebraska Ponderosa Ranch Crawford, Nebraska | County: Dawes | Acres: 3,400
Ponderosa Ranch is a 3,400+/- acre working cattle and premier hunting ranch located in Northwestern Nebraska approximately eight miles southeast from Crawford and 30 miles southwest of Chadron, Nebraska. The ranch consists of 1,457 acres of deeded lands and the remainder state, federal and private lease land. The lands offer excellent grassland with scattered Ponderosa Pine Tree forests. There are adequate improvements including a large ranch home, a small cabin, barn, shop and working facilities and corrals. The ranch is currently leased for grazing and hunting to a solid tenant who runs about 270 pairs for six months plus outfits for mule deer and turkey hunting. The offering represents an opportunity to purchase a beautiful “Pine Ridge” area ranch with excellent grassland and premier hunting characteristics.
North Ute Pass Ranch in Colorado Divide, Colorado | County: Teller | Acres: 1,415
North Ute Pass Ranch consists of 1,415 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 in Colorado 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 in Colorado Divide, Colorado | County: Teller | Acres: 2,010
Ute Pass Ranch lies just on the west side of the Ute Pass summit near Pikes Peak and Colorado Springs, Colorado, with 2,010+/- 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.
V & L CRP Income Ranch Crawford, Nebraska | County: Dawes | Acres: 808
Situated in the northwest corner of Nebraska, 808 +/- acres comprised of cultivated dryland enrolled in CRP, high nutrient native grass pasture, Ponderosa Pine, rolling hills and deep canyons that provide excellent habitat for mule deer, whitetail deer, elk, turkey and other native wildlife. Historic improvements include a 1,764 square foot home, a storage Quonset, grain bin and corrals. V & L CRP offers current income along with potential for additional rental income as well as exceptional hunting for birds and big game for outdoor recreation enthusiasts.
Fishhole Creek Ranch in Oregon Lakeview, Oregon | County: Lake | Acres: 15,300
A true slice of heaven, Fishhole Creek Ranch is a beautiful and historic piece of property located in Oregon's southeastern corner. The ranch consists of a total of 15,300+/- acres; 3,598 acres deeded lands and the remaining acreage on a long-standing, adjacent U.S. Forest Service grazing allotment permit. There are water rights on creeks and springs on the ranch and on abundant stored water in multiple reservoirs on neighboring USFS land. The property has ample free irrigation water to provide exceptional grazing from April to November with rich feed for 800 pair of cows/calves. Included is the Aspen Ridge Resort, a 7,000 square-foot log lodge and five 1,250 square-foot log cabins, and a historic homestead featuring a two-bedroom log cabin, multiple barns and out-buildings, corral, and pastures. The homestead offers an ideal place for a ranch hand to live.
Antlers Rio Grande Lodge in Colorado 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.