We just listed arguably one of the best elk hunting ranches for sale in the entire country. Sawtooth Shadows Ranch for sale is located northwest of Datil, New Mexico land for sale and is 21,700 deeded acres of spectacular elk habitat enhancement. Catron County, New Mexico is known by elk hunters as “one of the best elk places in the world”. If you take a look at the record books you will see Catron County is no stranger to monster bulls, and Sawtooth Shadows Ranch could be the best elk hunting ranch this area has to offer. Sawtooth Shadows Ranch currently receives 30 landowner bull elk tags and 400 class bull elk are a realistic possibility on this ranch. This ranch is in New Mexico’s unit 13 elk hunting which is a primitive weapons unit specifically managed to produce some of the biggest bull elk in the country.
The scenary on Sawtooth Shadows Ranch is nothing short of spectacular. This NM hunting and recreational ranch for sale sits beneath the jagged Sawtooth Mountain Range and shares a 14 mile boundary with the Cibola National Forest. The ranch is heavily timbered with ponderosa pine, alligator juniper, pinon pine, and cedars. The grassy meadows, deep canyons, heavily timbered pockets, and creek bottoms provides a variety of terrain that not only produces big bulls but also monster muleys, antelope, bear, lion, and turkey.
Recreational possibilities on Sawtooth Shadows Ranch are endless. The ranch and adjoining national forest present a plethora of recreational possibilities at your fingertips. Activities include: hunting, hiking, camping, mountain biking, fishing, artifact hunting, exploring, etc. Sawtooth Shadows Ranch was once inhabited by Native American Indians and early settlers. Petroglyphs, pottery, weapons, arrowheads, homestead cabins, an old rock trading post, and even a cliff city are evidence of early inhabitants.
Improvements on the ranch include several dirt tanks and drinkers, good fencing, corrals, barn, owners home, guest house, cook house, and renovated Navajo Hogan. This ranch has power, telephone, and easy year-round access. At approximatly $500 per acre this could also be one of the best values in western ranch real estate. Please contact Harrigan Land Company any time with questions.