This Colorado in-holding is located only eight miles as the “crow flies” from the Aspen airport and just minutes from Ruedi Reservoir, outside of Basalt, Colorado. The 51 acres Are uniquely surrounded by national forest, this property has Seasonal stock ponds and approximately 20 acres of open meadow. Miller Creek runs through the property and several types of big game and wildlife enjoy the stock ponds and aspen covered hillsides. A full range of Colorado high country recreation, wildlife and vegetation can be enjoyed at this private setting.
51 acres uniquely surrounded by national forest, a full range of Colorado high country recreation, wildlife and vegetation can be enjoyed at this private setting.
Broker(s): Rue Balcomb
The pockets of Aspen and Pine trees and the seasonal stock ponds frequented by all kinds of wildlife including elk, mule deer. From the top of the property you have panoramic views to the southeast of the mountain ranges surrounding Ruedi Reservoir.
Beginning at 7,800 feet in elevation a two-track dirt road winds its way around the 51 acres, leading to open meadows where you can find many pretty building sites in which to enjoy the Colorado blue sky and starry nighttime skies. Miller Creek flows through the property most of the year on its way to Ruedi Reservoir. Ruedi Reservoir Dam is a rock and earth-fill structure that stands about 285 feet high above the streambed and has a crest length of 1,042 feet. The Reservoir is very scenic with thickly forested slopes providing an exceptionally beautiful background for recreation activities such as: motorized boating, sailing, tubing, fishing, paddle boarding, camping. Game fish species include rainbow trout, brown trout and mackinaw trout.