COLORADO HOMESTEAD RANCH: INTRODUCTION
This 1174 acre Central Colorado Ranch is nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains with awe inspiring views of the surrounding mountains, rock formations, rolling red hills, and scenic mountain meadows. This authentic homestead ranch is situated in a picturesque valley with fenced pastures , two homes, multiple outbuildings, a large workshop/RV garage, and several loafing sheds for the equestrian enthusiast. The owner's residence is an adobe style ranch home with numerous upgrades and western flair. The authentic log cabin guest house is very tastefully done providing that true Colorado mountain feeling. This ranch offers the utmost in privacy and seclusion, while only 10 minutes from to the town of Canon City, The Royal Gorge, and the Arkansas River. This ranch boasts some of the most magnificent and encompassing views in the area. The ranch is surrounded on three sides by BLM land and offers excellent recreational opportunities including hunting, horseback riding, hiking, four wheeling and an abundance of additional outdoor activities. This ranch also has existing electricity through much of the ranch as well as great year round county road access.
Colorado Homestead Ranch is surrounded by BLM land on 3 sides with over 9 miles of BLM border. The ranch consists of 1174 deeded acres and currently has a BLM grazing permit for thousands of acres of BLM land and pasture. The land is framed by inspiring red rock buttes and scenic red rock formations towering above the hillsides in the adjacent BLM land and seasonal Wilson Creek flows through the northern portion of the ranch. The seasonal creek bottoms are lined with some majestic cottonwood trees providing some summer shade. Elevations range from 6300' on the timbered hillsides which border BLM lands down to 5900' feet elevation along the creek bottom near the old homesteads. Enjoy year around comfort with the low humidity in this comfortable semi-arid climate.