Fishing Ranches for Sale in New Mexico
Experience Canones Creek Ranch, one of the premier fly fishing ranches for sale in New Mexico. Canones Creek Ranch lies along the Chama River in a riparian zone dominated by cottonwoods and rock. The prime trout property also boasts elk, mule deer, and turkey hunting land with year-round access. This secret gem spans 518 deeded acres, with over 300 irrigated acres of rich grassland and hay meadows.
Canones Creek Ranch is a vacation paradise. This stunning recreational destination lies south of Chama, between Santa Fe (2 hours south) and Pagosa Springs, Colorado (1 hour north). Nearby boating and fishing on the El Vado Reservoir and downhill skiing 80 miles away at Taos or Wolf Creek in Colorado add to the hidden benefits.
Possible uses for the verdant Chama NM ranch for sale are only limited by the imagination. Fish ‘til your heart’s content, bring family and friends for the hunt, relax in the comfortable ranch house, or make it special in your own way. Where else will you find:
- 1.25 miles of the 40-foot-wide Chama River.
- Excellent rainbow and brown trout river fishing (12 inches – 20 + inches).
- Five professionally designed trophy ponds scattered throughout the ranch (rainbow, brown, and brook trout up to eight pounds).
- Ample water rights from the Canones and Barranco ditches.
- Four landowner elk tags. Location in New Mexico’s Game Management Unit 4, known for trophy elk and quality mule deer hunting. Spring turkey hunting.
- Possible hay and/or cattle operations.
- Candidate for conservation easement and tax credits.
Several ranch real estate developments add to the comfortable mountain lifestyle. The century-old barn adds to a semi-historic character to the property. A remodeled ranch home opens to a welcoming living room. It has a large open kitchen, with three bedrooms and one bath. Attached to the garage and shop is a beautiful guest apartment. Most recently, the owners added a waterfront pavilion at the largest pond.
Close to Chama New Mexico
The small town of Chama is only eight miles south of the Colorado state line. It marks the convergence of NM 84/64 and Highway 17. Canones Creek Ranch is six miles south of Chama. Home to 1000 residents, the quaint community extends hospitality, providing supplies, shops, food, medical facilities, and other resources to the vacation destination. Chama hosts several popular events and serves as the western terminus for the narrow-gauge Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad.
Request more information about Canones Creek Ranch and other river ranches for sale. Contact Dave Harrigan or Hunter Harrigan at Harrigan Land Company at (800) 524-1818. Specializing in large ranch and recreational properties in Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico, and Utah.