Year-Round River Ranch for Sale near Angel Fire NM – Priced Reduced
This stunning river ranch for sale lies in the forested canyons and mesas not too far from Angel Fire ski area. Featuring abundant wildlife, Banderitas Creek Ranch offers year-round hunting and recreation and/or raising cattle. It is ready for you, improved with a well-kept owner’s home, historic ranch house, barn, corrals, and outbuildings. Accessible all year round, this secluded ranch adjoins public land in northern New Mexico.
Wildlife-rich, the beautiful 3500-acre ranch will bring years of pleasure. It includes 630 deeded plus 2920 acres of adjoining State leases. Elevations of 7150 – 8200 feet promote forests of mixed ponderosa, fir, pinion and oak in a moderate climate. The picturesque property comes to you at an amazing reduced price of $1.9 million.
Lush Water-Fed River Valley
The Ocate River and Banderitas Creek wander through the ranch, leaving scenic wetlands. Throughout the property are several major and minor springs, ponds, and irrigation systems. These water sources promote wildlife habitat and encourage cattle operations and crops, and fishing. The healthy habitat could be further developed to include trout ponds, fisheries, and other amenities for anglers. Outstanding public fishing already exists nearby at Eagle Nest Lake and the renowned fly-fishing destination of the Cimarron River.
Careful forest stewardship maximizes the quality and numbers of wildlife. Hunters appreciate the ranchland. The quality New Mexico ranch for sale is heavily endowed with trophy elk, mule deer, bear, turkey, coyote, fox, and the occasional mountain lion. The terrain and vegetation that creates micro-biomes that are suitable to a remarkable variety of wildlife.
Exceptionally adaptable as a hunting lodge, Banderitas Creek Ranch offers some of the best access to adjoining state land found anywhere. The State of Nevada issues annual tags for mature bull elk, elk bow, and antler. Other tags can be bought over the counter.
Why not add cattle to the income? The ranch currently supports 25 cow/calf units year-round, upping the income capacity. A Temple Grandin-inspired corral has been constructed for the humane handling of cattle.
New Mexico River Ranch
Sixty miles south of the Colorado border, Banderitas Creek Ranch nestles into the eastern flank of the Rocky Mountains. Unfettered by development, Banderitas Creek Ranch has been kept a hidden sanctuary. It offers end-of-the-road privacy and direct access to remote public land on three sides.
The large New Mexico ranch features fiber optics with fast Internet communications and year-round access via Highway 21 and Interstate 25. Las Vegas, New Mexico is an hour away with Taos and Santa Fe less than two hours.
For more information about other cattle, fishing, hunting and recreational ranches for sale in the Rocky Mountains, contact Dave Harrigan or Hunter Harrigan at Harrigan Land Company at (800) 524-1818. Specializing in large ranches in New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming, and Utah.