Category Archives: Colorado

Hunting Cabin – West Elk Creek Ranch

Bring your friends to one of the finest hunting areas in Colorado! This fantastic hunting cabin sits on fifty-four acres of pristine wilderness. The cabin features a loft with a deck, sleeps six to eight people and has a hunting blind already established in one of the trees. There is a carport for your toys and storage for prepping. Check out the outdoor all natural shower station, and let us not forget this property has what may be the finest outhouse you have ever used. You want more than to simply own this property: you want to covet this property. Included with the purchase are 2 snowmobiles and 1 canoe. [Read More]

3 Bedroom 2.02 Acres Adjoining Public Land

Beautiful pristine setting on a Ponderosa Pine covered 2.02 acre lot that backs up to public land with access to the Natural Forest this 3 bedroom 2 bath approx. 2,472 sq ft custom built home has great views. The two story home has a large great room on the first floor ceiling for comfortable entertaining. There is a living room with a moss rock fireplace with a pellet stove insert, a large kitchen that has lots of cabinets and storage, a separate dining area and extra large master suite on the second floor with a slider door that leads onto a wrap around deck. A metal roof ensures easy snow removal. Home has both solar and propane forced air heating along with the pellet stove insert. This home has efficient heating at a low costs to the owners. An asphalt paved driveway provides easy access and easy snow removal. Lot has been fire mitigated. Detached two car garage/workshop is a ... [Read More]

Slice of Heaven on 45 Acres

This secluded and off the grid log home has 360 degree views including the Sangre de Cristo mountain range. Private gate access and suitable for year round living. Four bedrooms plus a loft, two and one-half baths with a three car detached garage, this mountain retreat is the perfect place to get away from the hustle and bustle and enjoy true mountain living! Bring your ATV’s and enjoy the easy access to BLM for hunting, mountain biking, hiking and the home has even had a successful VRBO history! Only 18 miles from Colorado’s best fly fishing and white water rafting! What more could you hope for in a mountain retreat? Douglas Fir Beams, Spruce tongue & groove vaulted ceilings, big kitchen with lots of hickory cabinets and granite counters. Oak floors, all appliances and most furniture included. Two storage sheds, outdoor fire pit, wood burning stove, good well, ... [Read More]

Paradise Island on the Colorado River – 89 Acre Private Island!

  A once in a lifetime opportunity located near Rifle, Colorado. This 89 acre island on the Colorado River is comprised of two parcels, East Paradise Island (44.07 acres) and West Paradise Island (45.80 acres). It is a natural paradise with lush foliage, trees, ponds, streams, wildlife, and fishing. Approximately 3,075 feet long by 1,525 feet wide the island includes access for a bridge. Located in Garfield County, zoned industrial with possibilities for a PUD (planned unit development). Consider the possibilities of owning your own private hunting and fishing preserve, golf and tennis club, home site development, private air strip, and more. This is a magical wilderness buffered from civilization, yet convenient to the amenities of the fast-growing city of Rifle, Colorado. Also, this is a combined listing meaning two parcels and one seller East Paradise Island MLS# 148224 ... [Read More]

Magnificent Luxury Off-Grid Living

If you Cherish Off the Grid living but want all the amenities of a luxury home lifestyle. Look no further. Everything you’ll ever need is included. Strong Domestic Well. Powerful Solar. Highly effective septic ;) Cell phone and Internet and more. You can step out the front door of this dream retreat and you are hunting, hiking, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, four wheeling, snowmobiling or taking a trail ride on the thousands of miles of trails that stretch across the White River National Forest lands. On those chilly nights there are two wood burning stoves to keep you cozy. You’ll find an expansive deck with a custom outdoor kitchen, a large barn as well as a portable outbuilding for additional storage. This amazing home has everything that your heart could desire! 110V solar panels 16 battery systems providing the home 220V service. A strong well on this property ... [Read More]

Beautiful Vallecito Lake Estate – Two Fish Ponds, 2.28 Acres SW Colorado

Beautiful estate looking home sits on 4 separately deed lots with several large spruce and aspen trees for a total of 2.28 irrigated acres of lush green yards with two fish ponds on Boletus Creek. Completely fenced with stone pillars and iron rails give this property a rich look second to none. The home is an exquisite 3 bedroom 2 bath with a large dining area and living room that have vaulted ceilings. Granite counter tops in the kitchen, a large laundry room and a wet bar add destination to the home. A large approx. 800 sq ft Master bedroom suite with a walkout deck and a view of one of the gorgeous ponds and yard with a great mountain view. Has a large beautiful 930 sq ft synthetic constructed deck to enjoy the beauty of the back yard and mountains. Has an attached heated two and one half car garage and a detached two car garage. The attached garage has a water sink and lots of ... [Read More]

Adjoins BLM & National Forest Beautiful 5.00 Acres 3 Bedroom Home Beautiful View

This five acre parcel located in the Pine Springs Ranch has beautiful views while backing to the South BLM land and to the North National Forest. Beaver Meadows is well known for great hunting and recreational fun. Home is strategically situated on the property to get the best views and useage. Ride into public land and hunt, enjoy the great out of doors from your property. This three bedroom two bath is wood constructed with several large windows for views and light and 6″ interior walls. Radiant in floor heat and a wood stove. A metal roof for maximum snow removal. The great room with a vaulted aspen ceiling sports a wood stove. The kitchen and dining room flows into the great room. A great western affect. An extra large master suite has aspen ceilings, sky lights with a large bathroom double head shower and tub. A second bedroom and separate bath is also, on the main level. ... [Read More]

Secluded Southern Colorado Off-grid Mountain Retreat

449,999  40 acres  For Sale By Owner 
This 40 acre preppers dream is literally at the end of the road and very secure behind the locked gate. I-25 is 8 miles away, Trinidad, CO is 15 miles and Walsenburg, CO is 20 miles away. “Over the river (creek0 and through the woods (ponderosa pine) for 1.2 miles of private road. Constructed in 2016, this road was ditched, crowned, culverts installed and 4” of gravel top it off and take you up to the house. This great road makes ingress/egress a pleasure any time of year. This is also a magnificent private walkway through the wilderness. The house sits at 7000′ of elevation has and has 2070 sq. ft. of heated living space 3 (4) bedrooms all with large closets. 3 carpeted, 1 tile 2 full baths. One with tile floor, skylight and laundry center Great room with spectacular views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains and Spanish Peaks, wood burning stove, vaulted ceiling and ... [Read More]

35 Acres, Beautiful Views, Ranch Style Home + Shop

Near Durango, Colorado. Beautiful open floor plan in this spacious 3 bedroom 2 1/2 bath home setting on 35 acres with views of the mountains and valleys into Bayfield. A large kitchen with granite counter tops,slate tile floor lots of upgraded cherry cabinets and storage, an island, stainless steel appliances, a eating bar with a separate dining area, large living/family room with a vaulted ceiling. Extra large utility/laundry/mud room with an entrance from the garage. The master suite is on one end of the home with a large walk in closet and the other bedrooms separated to the other end. Master suite bathroom is large with a beautiful tile shower and jetted tub. Fine window blinds and ceiling fans throughout the home. Has recently completed an upgrade to the master bath, interior painting and a concrete back patio. Has an attached two car garage with a concrete driveway. Has a ... [Read More]

35 Acres, 3.5 Irrigated + Well, Septic, & Electric Installed

Water Well, Septic and Electricity Installed on this Beautiful 35.01 acres in the Choke Cherry Creek Ranch located 25 minutes from Durango on Cherry Creek Rd/CR105. Well report states 80 GPM. LPEA states the electrical is 240/120 transformer with 400 AMP service. The property is on both sides of the road. There is approx. 3+ irrigated well fenced acres for pasture, hay, building site, etc. Cherry Creek flows through the front of the property where the pasture, hay land is. The building site is roughed in as well as the driveway. The well, septic and underground electricity is installed. Beautiful views from the building site. Borders BLM and National Forest for recreation, hunting, etc. CR 105 is well maintained and provides easy year around access. Will make a great horse or other animals property. Property is agricultural and the 2015 real estate taxes are only $13.96. Has a great ... [Read More]

3 Homes, 33+ Acres, 2000′ Animas River Frontage

Heaven on Earth Ranch with approx. 2,000 frontage feet of the Animas River on 33 + acres and a beautiful view of the cliffs and river. Property has great fishing rights. There are three homes totaling 6,200+ sq ft of living space. One 1996 log constructed 4 bedroom 2 bath approx. 2,400 + sq ft. home with Corian counters in a lovely updated kitchen, a fireplace, and a front, rear and side deck with views of the river. Has a spacious 2003 4 bedroom 2 1/2 bath Solitair approx. 2,352 sq ft well insulated manufactured home on a permanent foundation with new carpet throughout and a 2003 3 bedroom 2 bath Solitair approx. 1,792 sq ft well insulated manufactured home with oak cabinets and on a permanent foundation. The two homes have a 13′ 10″ X 171′ synthetic deck that gives a great view of the river. You can see and hear the river from the three homes. Listing broker has ... [Read More]

Self-Sustaining, Custom Built, Off-Grid Home!

559,900  80 acres  Kim Heath  RE/MAX Royal Gorge
This custom built, off-grid home is all you need for a self sustaining lifestyle! With 80 acres of majestic mountain views, it is very secluded and private. Borders thousands of acres of BLM land and includes 2 domestic wells with a creek and water rights to the spring. A 24×24 barn with a loft and over 600′ of TREX decking around the home. 6×8 D-log siding construction, in floor radiant heating, storage space galore, high altitude Anderson windows, oak cabinets with pullout shelves in kitchen and a 6 burner commercial grade stove. Commercial steel roof with some commercial grade steels doors, concrete and tile floor on main level as well as 12″ thick walls, solar power, 300 gallon water storage for on-demand use. Lots of visiting wildlife and a 5th wheel camper included. [Read More]

Gold Mine/Bunker/Blast and Radiation Protection

65,000  3 acres  For Sale By Owner 
I purchased this land in 1988 as a survival property. It has a gold mine blasted straight back 220′ into solid granite. The mine is completely safe and maintains a year round temperature of 55 degrees. It has locks on two steel gates that were designed by the BLM so they cannot be cut off with a bolt cutters. The mine is blast proof and protected from radiation. It is a bunker that would be extremely costly to duplicate today. The mine itself was dug in 1877. It is completely safe and has become a haven for the grandchildren. It has not been commercially mined, but the mine next to us is getting 3 ounces per ton from the same vein as ours. The owners of that mine have inspected our vein and they say our vein is better than theirs. No core drilling has been done to verify this. The BLM has installed a concrete top to seal it off with a steel gate and also another walk-in steel ... [Read More]

Impressive Mountain Retreat

  Impressive Mountain retreat on 35 acres, backs to National Forest. Home features gourmet kitchen, safe/theater room, waterfall, his and her baths, heated 2 story garage/workshop, T&G ceilings, hot tub, pellet stove, wood stove, whole house generator, external wood furnace, two offices, 5bds/6ba, walk in pantry – everything you could need for your mountain retreat. For the horse lover there is a natural spring fed pond, 2 stables, loafing shed w/tack room and flat meadow to build riding arena. Owner occupied, call for details and to schedule showings. Check out the drone flyover video on the property website! [Read More]

35 acres joining BLM

Wonderful mountain home that shares over 2500 feet with BLM! Very private with huge views. Beautiful open floor plan with farmhouse kitchen and ready to move in to. Solar system to maintain house if power goes out for a few days (add a couple panels and never be on grid again) , great water well with 1500 gallon cistern. Wild animals all around! About 30 minutes to Canon City. World class fishing minutes away on the Arkansas River! [Read More]

Marciante Equestrian Ranch – Self-Sufficient Living

999,000  39 acres  Linda Jaekel Avery  Avery Land
This lovingly handcrafted Lindal Cedar Home on 39 acres was designed with energy efficiency in mind. With solar and wind power, a propane generator, tied to the grid (power company credits!), and situated just off the paved county maintained road, this house offers year-round easy living. Positioned to take advantage of the sweeping mountain and valley views in every direction, the 3100sf house, 1000sf attached heated garage and the 5 stall barn all show exquisite attention to detail (and has been showcased in several Lindal Cedar Home publications). Enjoy the spectacular views from your spacious great room, or from any room in the house. Indulge in the endless riding opportunities on your own ranch, or in the abundant nearby public lands. The home on 39 acres is not in an HOA. There is abundant wildlife on the property with close National Forest access – offering you one of the ... [Read More]

River Front Property Unique Colorado Ranch on Rio Blanco River

925,000  7.80 acres  For Sale By Owner 
River Front property on the Rio Blanco River. River has been restored with Fish, Clean water suitable for Swimming and Fishing, Kayaking Property is adjoined by national Forest Land on 2 sides 3 Fenced pastures suitable for Horses or Livestock Water rights of .06 CFS included Aprox 3 Acres currently irrigated but expandable Property includes small pond and head gate and ditch to river. Irrigation system includes sprinklers and 5 hp pump Close to maintained county road with highway access about 3 1/2 miles away. Property fenced with vinyl fence and electric fencing Culvert Well with Culligan water system, Gread drinking and helathy water system Septic system Property Taxes $2327.00 in 2015 Property fully landscaped. k-12 schools available Lots of wildlife No HOA View out every window HOUSE: House Built in 1995, 2414 square ft (1686 on first floor, 728 on second level) 3 bedroom with ... [Read More]

Some of the Best Views Around Durango

174,000  35.9 acres  Justin Osborn  The Wells Group
Located only 15 minutes from Durango, this 35 acre parcel offers some of the best views around Durango, as well as year round gated access, southern exposure, and a ridge-line building envelope with additional envelope for an outbuilding or barn. Water tap is paid in full and installed. Underground electric and phone are also installed. Take advantage of this lot literally being priced 50% below where neighboring parcels were selling for a few years ago. [Read More]

Private Dyerbuilt Hillside Home Outside Duragno

1,750,000  43.71 acres  Justin Osborn  The Wells Group
Nestled on it’s own hillside at the end of a dead-end road only 9 miles from downtown Durango, this Dyerbuilt custom home is truly a masterpiece to behold. From the valley views below where Lake Nighthorse can be seen, to the mountain views above where one can see the snowcapped Continental Divide, every direction you look off of this property is gorgeous. Unlike the smaller 5 acre lots in the Shenandoah area, this 43+ acre parcel has 3 central water taps through Lake Durango. With only 1 water tap currently active, the other 2 taps could be used for building additional homes on this acreage, or possibly subdividing into three separate parcels. For the buyer looking for that big tax break, consider the opportunity for a conservation easement to be put in place on this acreage. Designed for one level living, this custom home offers everything you need on the main level, ... [Read More]