Premier Working Ranches for Sale in Wyoming
One of the premier working ranches for sale in Wyoming incorporates miles of blue ribbon trout streams. Ask about Paint Rock Canyon Ranch in Hyattville, Wyoming. The 83,604 splendid acres of Western grandeur offers end of the road privacy near Highways 49 and 31. About 7,177 deeded acres sit next to BLM land and 4600 acres are dedicated to a conservation easement. Price: $25 million.
The cattle ranch triples as a fly fishing property and exceptional hunting ranch. The fresh water and mild climate in north central Wyoming support huge herds of big game. Paint Rock Canyon Ranch sits high in a basin on the Western slope of the Big Horn Mountains. From 13,165-foot elevations, Cloud Peak overlooks the beauteous expanse.
Paint Rock Canyon Creek opens into Big Horn Basin at 5000 feet as it plummets down the mountainside and through limestone canyons midst the red sandstone cliffs and healthy hay meadows. Water quality is superior.
Commercial Cattle Ranch
Equipped with spectacular senior irrigation rights, the income producing ranch has sustained commercial cattle operations for more than 100 years. It supports 1250 cattle/calf units. Lush hay crops are produced on 1400 irrigated acres, providing 3000 annual tons of hay. Six pivots irrigate almost 1000 acres. In addition, the cattle graze here in the foothills and then in the adjacent high country through federal leases during fall and winter.
Painted Rock Canyon Ranch offers 8 miles of private fishing. Anglers bring in rainbow and brown trout measuring 14 inches to 17 inches with some exceeding 20 inches. In addition to the Creek, there is also a tributary, Medicine Lodge Creek. There are also two springs that could be developed as large trophy trout ponds.
Wildlife thrives along paint Canyon Ranch. There are large resident herds of up to 600 elk, including trophy elk in the meadows. Pronghorn, mule deer, and white tail deer are also prevalent. Abundant game birds including pheasant, turkey, ducks, blue grouse, sharp-tailed grouse, and chukar live here.
The vast acreage is equipped with barns, shops, and outbuildings. The owners compound boasts a fascinating architectural designed home with views of Red Bluffs of Medicine Lodge Canyon, Painted Rock Gorge and the Absolute or Range. This is a single level home featuring 4500 ft.² including 1000 ft.² gym and state-of-the-art kitchen. It also includes a guest house with a parked car garage. Other residences on the ranch include a cow Cabin on permitted Forest Service land, to employee houses, a large apartment, and two 2500 ft.² homes.
In conjunction with the Home Family Foundation, the property also houses a youth camp. There is a large, commercial kitchen, cabins and dorms. This project may be continued by the new owners, as desired.
Rich Heritage of Paint Rock Canyon Ranch
Paint Rock Canyon Ranch is a legacy property. During the past century, two families homesteaded this vast Wyoming land. Native Americans including ancestral Native Americans frequented the area prior to these settlements.
Request more information about Paint Rock Canyon Ranch in Wyoming. 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.