Don’t Let the Top Recreational Ranches in Colorado Pass You By
Sold Ranch: New buyers recently picked up one of the top recreational ranches in Grand County. The exceptional Gunsight Ranch outside Kremmling encompasses 1200 acres of hunting and fly-fishing lands. The Colorado land for sale bordering BLM offers high-quality trout fishing with wild browns up to 16 inches, a quarter-mile of quality trout streams, and two more miles on adjoining BLM land.
In addition, 200+-inch class bucks roam the fine Colorado property. Elk, mule deer, antelope, and moose also nestle into the mature aspen forests. Gunsight Ranch is known for some of Colorado’s finest trophy mule deer hunting. It also offers a 10,000-acre grazing allotment, boosting value as a summer cattle ranch. What a find!
Colorado Ranches in Grand County
Numerous other scenic and productive large ranches find perfect company in Colorado’s Grand County. Wildlife and fishing ranches have plenty of space to spread out. The population totals 15,000, dotting the 1,870 square miles. Legacy ranches for sale in Grand Co. make sound investments.
Grand County was created in 1874 out of its better-known counterpart, Summit County. The new county was named for Grand Lake and Grand River, an old name for the upper Colorado River. Its headwaters are in Grand Co., a location in the north central part of the state.
The pristine natural resources and beauty draw out locals and tourists to adventures through to enjoy the stunning surroundings. People flock to Fraser Valley on the eastern part of Grand County, to Winter Park Ski Area, to the hot springs, and Western guest ranches in Grand Co. The savvy buyer may want to know about other top recreational ranches near the gold-rush town of Kremmling, CO come available.
Hunting and fishing, hiking, snow sports—you’ve got it all in the Kremmling area. In addition to other activities, the lush natural habitat for big game is protected by surrounding forests and wilderness lands, including:
- Arapaho National Forest and Rec Area
- Byers Peak Wilderness
- Indian Peaks Wilderness
- Never Summer Wilderness
- Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness
- Rocky Mountain National Park
- Routt National Forest
- Sarvis Creek Wilderness
- Vasquez Peak Wilderness
Several routes and trails enable easier transport: Continental Divide National Scenic Trail, Great Parks Bicycle Route, Trans-America Trail Bicycle Route, Colorado River Headwaters National Scenic Byway, and Trail Ridge Road/Beaver Meadow National Scenic Byway. Occasionally, these tours pass by some large hunting ranches for sale. Such a find may appeal to those searching for family reunion lodging Colorado.
To get more information about top recreational ranches in the Western USA, contact Dave Harrigan or Hunter Harrigan, Harrigan Land Company, at (800) 524-1818. Harrigan Land specialized in large Western ranches and recreational properties in Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico, and Utah.