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Welcome to Harrigan Land Company’s ranch blog, designed to keep you up to date on what’s happening in the dynamic world of hunting and fishing properties throughout the Rocky Mountain West. Here we share our knowledge of “secret corners” of the Rockies overlooked by many, the ins and outs of conservation easements, current news relevant to the ranch real estate market and our own hunting and fishing tips that may turn your next trip into a spectacular success. At Harrigan Land Company, we’re dedicated to serving you. Through this blog, we hope that our seasoned knowledge of hunting, fishing and the great ranches of the Rockies will increase your love for these things, too, and enable you to “dream big” about that special piece of the West that’s in your future. Explore and enjoy.

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Hunting Opportunities by State – Ranch Land For Sale
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April 19, 2010

Hunting Opportunities by State – Ranch Land For Sale

Tags: colorado hunting land, hunting land for sale, wyoming hunting ranches, utah hunting property, new mexico hunting ranches Colorado Elk Colorado is home to the nation’s largest elk populations. Most of Colorado hunting land is managed for quantity rather than quality with large numbers of elk and great success rates but lower overall trophy quality than… Read more »

Shed Hunting – Ranch Real Estate For Sale
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April 4, 2010

Shed Hunting – Ranch Real Estate For Sale

Shed hunting season is underway on ranches for sale and public land in the Rocky Mountain Region. Each year in late winter/ early spring, elk and deer shed their antlers and begin the growing process that is completed by early fall. Shed hunting is an exciting experience for hunters and non-hunters alike. Not only is shed hunting rewarding,… Read more »

Harrigan Land Company – Ranches For Sale Videos
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February 3, 2010

Harrigan Land Company – Ranches For Sale Videos

Harrigan Land Company recently set up a channel on You Tube. On this channel, you can view videos on all of our ranches for sale. These videos are a great way to see some additional pictures of our ranch listings, as well as learn of the unique qualities that each individual ranch has to offer. Please click the link… Read more »

New Mexico Ranch Sold
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December 9, 2009

New Mexico Ranch Sold

We just closed on one of the best elk hunting ranches in the country. The PLC Ranch is located in Catron County, New Mexico and is home to some of the biggest fair chase elk in the world. Many elk taken on this ranch have scored in the 375 to over 400 range. This ranch… Read more »

Ranches For Sale With Year-Round Recreation
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October 28, 2009

Ranches For Sale With Year-Round Recreation

On many of our ranch listings, ranch ownership is something that can be enjoyed year-round. Summer time recreation can include hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, and fly fishing. And in the fall, ranch owners can enjoy great big game and bird hunting. But, the season that is most often over looked is the winter. While… Read more »

Price Reduced – PLC Ranch, New Mexico
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October 2, 2009

Price Reduced – PLC Ranch, New Mexico

We have just reduced the price on the PLC Ranch to $8,995,000. The original listing price on the ranch was $11,150,000. The new price puts the PLC at about $600 per acre. The PLC is truly one of the best elk hunting ranches in the world. And at $600 per acre the PLC is also… Read more »

Trophy Elk Hunting Ranches For Sale
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October 2, 2009

Trophy Elk Hunting Ranches For Sale

We currently have two ranches for sale that we consider to be “trophy elk hunting ranches for sale”. We consider world class elk hunting ranches to have a proven track record of producing bulls scoring in the 350+ category. Both the PLC Ranch and Fire Creek Canyon Ranch are in areas known for producing record… Read more »

Fly Fishing Article – Follow the Foam
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September 28, 2009

Fly Fishing Article – Follow the Foam

“Do you ever wish there were an easy way to find where the trout are holding in an unfamiliar stream? Learn about stream foam and watch your strike rate increase dramatically.”  To read this fly fishing article click here.

The Importance of Sanctuaries for Elk Hunting
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August 25, 2009

The Importance of Sanctuaries for Elk Hunting

A sanctuary is an area on a ranch with everything an animal needs: cover, water, feed, protection, etc. This area is an area where you know elk will be during hunting season. This is also an area that should be left largely undisturbed throughout the year and where human traffic should be limited. The term… Read more »

Managing Ranches for Big Game and Trout Habitat
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August 25, 2009

Managing Ranches for Big Game and Trout Habitat

Many ranch properties now are managed with a focus on improving wildlife habitat. This wildlife enhancement approach is a great way to conserve land, promote healthy game management, provide enjoyment to the landowner and guests, and increase land value. From a fisheries standpoint, there is much that can be done to improve your ranch. A… Read more »

Harrigan Land Company Ranch Photo Gallery
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July 23, 2009

Harrigan Land Company Ranch Photo Gallery

We at Harrigan Land Company cover a lot of ground and get to see some spectacular scenes. We currently have ranches for sale in four states and spend a lot of time in the Rocky Mountain high country. Below is a gallery of some pictures we have taken recently.

New Mexico Ranch For Sale, PLC Ranch
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July 9, 2009

New Mexico Ranch For Sale, PLC Ranch

Some of the biggest elk in the world can be found on New Mexico Ranches, in the southwestern part of the state. The combination of good genetics, high protein grass, and mild winters promote superb antler growth. In fact, our listing the PLC Ranch may be the best of them all. Check out our video to see some… Read more »

FIND A RANCH THAT ALIGNS WITH YOUR PURSUITS

Discovering a property that checks all your boxes often starts with you looking at the wrong priorities. Our Ranch Discovery Matrix can help you identify the ranch you need that aligns with your lifetime dreams.

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We have over 30 years of experience throughout Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Montana and New Mexico. We know these states well, including some “undiscovered” places. We are offering best hunting ranches for sale along with other premier properties
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