Colorado ranches for sale! South Hunt Creek Ranch lies in the well-watered South Hunt Creek Valley, less than an hour southwest of the ski resort of Steamboat Springs and just over an hour from Vail. This Colorado ranch for sale occupies 320 acres on the north face of the Little Flattops and ranges in elevation from 8200 to 8900 feet. Heavy stands of aspen, spruce and pine grace this property, with irrigated meadow in the valley bottom. Numerous grassy meadows break up the woodlands and provide habitat for wildflowers and grazing wildlife. Nearly surrounded by public land, this recreational property retains an unspoiled, uncrowded nature that has always been the best feature of this part of Colorado.
South Hunt Creek Ranch offers private angling opportunities is numerous beaver ponds along South Hunt Creek. Potential to improve the creek to be a nice small-stream fishery exists. Other nearby angling opportunities are legendary in hundreds of the remote stream and lake fisheries located in the flattops wilderness, only a short hike or horseback ride out the back door of the ranch.
Hunting opportunities on the ranch include elk, mule deer and black bear. Big game habitat is excellent, and the abundant water on this Colorado hunting ranch makes it a big game magnet. Archers, muzzeloaders and rifle hunters will be thrilled with the many opportunities on the ranch itself and in a very private adjoining section of Routt National Forest.
A newly constructed luxury cabin with three levels and fine finishes presently exists on the ranch, as well as a backcountry bunkhouse complete with a cowboy hot tub and kitchen.
Mid-sized, high-quality recreational ranches like South Hunt Creek Ranch are hard to find. Set foot on this ranch and we at Harrigan Land Company think you’ll like what you’ll see. Give us a call; we’d be happy to show you around.
Harrigan Land Company represented the buyer.