Like Wild? Big Cimarron River Ranch in Colorado is For Sale!
Cimarron means “wild” in Spanish and the Big Cimarron River Ranch in Colorado puts it on display. All around, gaze upon jagged cliffs and rock formations, some reaching 12,000 feet. Mule deer, elk, and black bear frequent the stunning forests and visit the trout-filled waters. Located in southwestern Colorado only 16 miles south of Cimarron, this splendid getaway is accessible all year round.
Own this 391-acre fly-fishing property and hunting ranch and be swaddled in the splendor of the San Juan the Mountains. Silver Jack Reservoir and the Uncompahgre Wilderness and National Forest lie just up the valley. To the north is the Grand Mesa. To the northwest, is Black Canyon National Park and the vibrant city of Montrose. Montrose is a gateway to the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park east of town. In the winter, it is a transportation hub for ski areas to the south in San Juan Mountains.
Details – Big Cimarron River Ranch in Colorado
A treasured family retreat, the Big Cimarron ranch features extensive forest between 8500-9500 feet in the mountains. Aspen, spruce and fir complement open areas of sagebrush and grasses where elk and mule deer mingle. Add four species of trout (9-14 inches) on the mile of Big Cimarron River. Imagine 100 days of fishing. This stunning fly-fishing property is priced at $2,950,000.
Overlooking the river, three beautifully appointed cabins provide respite from the wilds. The largest cabin features a kitchen, living room, bedroom and bath. The two smaller cabins have bedrooms and baths. They are carefully decorated in unique western Americana motif. The accommodations sit on and oasis of parklike manicured grounds. The ranch can also be developed further as a resort or lodge. In addition, the mountain retreat is equipped with power and phone.
When family and friends venture out for a change in pace, they will be dismayed at the recreational opportunities within an hour of the ranch. Here are some favorites:
- Hiking, backpacking, and mountain biking
- Jeeping, snowmobiling, and wildlife photography
- Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing
- Rock climbing
- Stream and lake fishing, windsurfing
- More big-game hunting
Cimarron and Montrose, Colorado
Cimarron is an unincorporated community outside Curecanti National Recreation Area in Montrose County. Home to 20,000, Montrose is the county seat. This community sits on high grasslands in the Uncompahgre Valley where U.S. Hwy 50 is the main road. Montrose is strong in tourism, manufacturing, and shipping, thanks to the railroad and Hwy 50. Montrose Regional Airport offers service to Denver.
Colorado Land Real Estate Agents
Request more information about Big Cimarron River Ranch in Colorado. 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.