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Bismarck Trail Ranch
#SD435222
Butte, South Dakota
41,822.00 acres
Named after the trail that brought people from Bismarck, North Dakota to Deadwood during the days of the Black Hills Gold Rush, this ranch is a tremendous assemblage of various topography and agricultural uses. Conveniently located 51 miles north of Rapid City, South Dakota. The Bismarck Trail Ranch totals 47,883 acres which includes, 41,822 deeded acres, 4,361+/- acres of BLM grazing lease and 1,600+/- acres of State Lease. The ranch ranges from Belle Fourche River bottom and irrigated pivots to grassy-covered hillsides. There is a tremendous set of first-class improvements consisting of four homes, multiple sets of working facilities, and numerous new Morton outbuildings. The owners residence and one other home are very nice custom homes that didnt spare any exquisite details. The property is well-watered with an extensive pipeline system, numerous stock tanks, dams, and water wells. There are 875+/- acres of irrigated ground under eight pivots. An exceptional investment class asset, the owner currently leases most of the grazing out as well as the production agriculture. The grazing leases consist of approximately 2,500 yearlings, 1,200 cow/calf pairs and 1,000 wild horses currently roam several large pastures. For an owner-operator, carrying capacity is estimated at eight to ten acres per cow for four to five months for yearlings and 15 acres for six months for cow/calf pairs. Without the wild horses, it is estimated that the ranch could carry 5,000-6,000 yearlings or 3,000 pairs. If there is a category for luxury working ranches the Bismarck Trail Ranch would likely be the top listing in the central plains states. The Facts: ~ 47,883+/- acres total with 41,822+/- acres deeded ~ 875+/- acres pivot irrigated acres ~ Very nice homes and new Morton outbuildings ~ Indoor and outdoor arenas as well as very nice equestrian improvements ~ Tremendous set of working facilities, including truck and livestock scales ~ All perimeter and interior fencing is less than 12 years old ~ 38 pastures all with good water sources ~ Miles of pipeline, extensive stock tanks, and numerous stock dams ~ Multiple sets of working facilities ~ Whitetail, mule deer and pronghorn antelope are found on the ranch ~ Significant investment opportunity with multiple renewable leases in place ~ Owner currently leases most of the ranch for approximately 3,000 yearlings, 1,600 cow/calf pairs, 1,000 wild horses and farming
$41,150,000
Rafter R Ranch
#SD299675
Custer, South Dakota
3,670.00 acres
The Rafter R Ranch in Custer County, South Dakota has 3,670± deeded acres and excellent big game hunting, all just 27 miles from Rapid City, the gateway to the Black Hills. The ranch boasts spectacular views. Custer State Park forms the western border and is only about 2 miles from the Wildlife Loop, Park Airport and Custer Park Game Lodge. About two-thirds of the ranch is comprised of gently rolling pastures and meadows, with the remainder in Black Hills spruce, ponderosa pine, birch, aspen, and oak--excellent habitat for the large elk, deer, mountain lion and wild turkey that abound here. The fabulous home was built in 2000 and has 4125 square feet of finished living space. The gourmet kitchen is a cooks dream. The home is timber framed and and the exterior is mostly rock and glass. There is an attache underground 2198 square foot garage and over 6000 square feet of paver patio.There is also a rock barn and a 1200 square foot guest house with 2 bedrooms and a full bath. The property is both secluded and easily accessible year around via a graveled county road. Multiple wells and ponds provide necessary water for livestock and big game. Improvements are functional and include working corrals. Most of the perimeter and some pastures are fenced. There is no conservation easement on the property. Three thousand-plus acres is considered a large holding in The Black Hills, and rarely does one of this size become available so close to Rapid City and Custer State Park without a conservation easement. The Rafter R Ranch presents the discerning buyer with distinct opportunities in one of the most sought-after areas in the region. The owner will also consider selling parcels. Location: The Rafter R Ranch is located south and West of Hermosa, South Dakota. Go south of Hermosa, South Dakota for 7 miles on Highway 79, then turn west on Cobb Road for 1 mile. Locale: Custer State Park is famous for its bison herds, other wildlife, scenic drives, historic sites, visitor centers, fishing lakes, resorts, campgrounds and interpretive programs. In fact, it was named as one of the World's Top Ten Wildlife Destinations for the array of wildlife within the park's borders and for the unbelievable access visitors have to them. One of the nation’s largest state parks, just 15 miles from the city of Custer, South Dakota’s premier State Park comprises 71,000 acres. Custer State Park has been home to diverse cultural heritages for thousands of years and has provided an array of scenic beauty and outdoor recreation for visitors since the early 1900s. Recreation: The Rafter R Ranch offers endless recreational possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast, both on the property and in the adjacent Custer Sate Park. Hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and fishing in the summer combine with snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter to create the perfect year-round retreat. Wildlife:The ranch consists of several environments which support a very diverse collection of wildlife. The riparian corridor offers habitat for mule deer, elk, antelope, mountain lion and numerous other birds and smaller mammals.  Mule deer and pronghorn antelope browse the creek bottoms and forage the native grasses. During the fall and into the winter months, herds of elk can be found residing on the ranch for multiple days at a time. Mineral Rights: All mineral rights appurtenant to the property owned by the seller will transfer with the real estate. Sellers make no representation regarding what mineral rights they presently own. Taxes: The 2017 real estate taxes payable in 2018 are $4847 annually. Fences & Boundaries: The perimeter of the property is completely fenced. The seller is making known to all potential purchasers that there may be variations between the deeded property lines and the location of the existing fence boundary lines on the subject property.  Seller makes no warranties about location of the fence lines in relationship to the deeded property lines, nor does the seller make any warranties or representations about specific acreage within the fenced property lines.  Seller is selling the property in an “as is” condition which includes the location of the fences as they exist.Boundaries shown on accompanying maps are approximate based on the legal description and may not indicate a survey.  Maps are not to scale and are for visual aid only.  Their accuracy is not guaranteed. Broker Comments: There are a few destination locations in the region where it is becoming increasingly challenging to find and acquire large acreage recreational properties. Rapid City and the surrounding area is an example of this. With its proximity to Rapid City, Rafter R Ranch represents an opportunity to purchase a substantial holding. The land is exceptionally scenic and very private, while adjacent to a state park and vast amounts of wilderness to access. The property is minimally improved, there are numerous choice building sites, and the land is not encumbered with a conservation easement.
$15,541,422
Ridge View Ranch
#SD341668
Perkins, South Dakota
7,317.00 acres
The Ridge View Ranch is located approximately 65 miles northeast of Newell, South Dakota, 35 miles southwest of Bison, South Dakota or 55 miles northwest of Faith, SD, in southern Perkins County. The ranch is easily accessed year-round off of Highway 212, by all season gravel roads and maintained by Perkins County. The topography of the 7,317± deeded acre ranch is a combination of gently rolling to rolling native pasture, numerous wooded draws and drainages and approximately 500 acres of hay ground. There are two building sites with livestock barns, corrals and pens at each site. Livestock water is provided by wells with over 12 miles of pipelines and tanks. There are also numerous dams scattered across the ranch. Ridge View Ranch’s carrying capacity is owner-rated at 350 cow/calf pairs and historically, the owners calve cows in the spring as well as in the fall to spread out the labor demands as well as to take advantage of fluctuating cattle markets. If you need a ranch for wintering cows or possibly a ranch for a bred-heifer operation, the water development and the overall natural protection would make these options a possibility.
$5,500,000
Stewart Quarter Horse & Cattle Ranch
#SD383602
Bennett, South Dakota
4,368.00 acres
The Stewart Quarter Horse & Cattle Ranch is the classic working cattle and horse ranch situated in southwestern South Dakota in the productive and scenic Sandhills ecoregion where the grasslands remain virtually unaltered since early settlement in the 1900’s. This diverse pastoral 4,368± acre ranch has been run primarily as a cow/calf unit historically running 450-500 pairs with ample feed base provided by 2 center pivots and sub-irrigated hay meadows. The Stewart Ranch rests upon the Ogallala Aquifer and enjoys abundant water resources with lakes, creeks and shallow wells throughout. The improvements feature a new, state-of-the-art 100 x 250 Behlen equestrian facility with 3,360 square feet of custom living quarters in addition to the original 3-bedroom ranch house, bunkhouse, horse barn, 2 Quonsets, calving barn, pole barn and chicken house. The bulk of the ranch lies south and east of the headquarters which opens up into expansive rolling hills and draws with the terrain being marked by native prairie grasses and yucca plants. Many species of migratory birds including Canadian geese, ducks, Sandhill cranes and swans inhabit the lakes and ponds within the boundaries of the ranch and share the habitat with whitetail and mule deer, antelope, sharptail grouse and pheasants.
$4,650,000
Diamond A Pheasant Ranch
#SD419835
Tripp, South Dakota
1,303.00 acres
Diamond A Ranch is a turn-key legacy hunting lodge/ranch located within the infamous “Pheasant Triangle” in Gregory, South Dakota. Hunt on your approximately 1,303 plus acres of land surrounded by the Butte Mountains, with an option to purchase additional tillable acreage.  At night relax in world class accommodations complete with a 2,800 sq. ft. main lodge that sleeps 18 guests. The lodge includes 2 living rooms with satellite TV, 4 full bathrooms, dining area, laundry room, and 2 storage rooms. A separate kitchen/dining hall sits next to the lodge and is fully equipped with a commercial kitchen and ample seating for your family, friends, and guests. Enjoy some leisure time after a great day of hunting in your game room which features a pool table, dart board and poker table. If its rest you crave then the spacious porches may be just what you need, overlooking the Butte Mountains, and view various types of wildlife including; Whitetail Deer, Mule Deer, Turkey, and Pheasants. Also a 12 acre lake just a few feet from the decks offers fishing, both regular and ice (trout, bass, and blue gill). Full shooting facilities lend the opportunity to shoot trap to get ready for that day’s hunt. The lodge includes indoor/outdoor kennels allowing your hard working sporting dogs a well deserved rest after a great day in the field. Perhaps one of the most memorable moments you will take away while hunting pheasants in South Dakota is the chase of a wild bird.  The thrill and excitement, the flush and cackle of that rooster floating across the sky. The shot and connection that takes down the bird. At Diamond A Ranch in South Dakota, a pheasant hunters paradise, you will be able to experience just that. Tons of birds to chase and bag, however if you miss, there are plenty out there for you to try again.  As an added bonus, the property is registered with the State of South Dakota as a hunting preserve allowing an extended season running from September 1st until March 31st of the following year. The owner and manager have spent significant time and money on strategically designing and planting top notch food plots that benefit the habitat for wildlife as well as providing hunters with the best hunt possible. Throughout the property you will see specific food plots that allow for birds to not only eat, but this provides excellent cover throughout the winter months. Strategic farming practices for pheasants allows hunters to take advantage of the lay of the land when walking through the fields. This places hunters in the right places at the right times, showcasing an experience of a lifetime. The long-time manager of the hunting operation lives on site and may be interested in staying onboard with the new owners.With scenic vista views of the buttes' and the expanding South Dakota horizons to the south, the location of the hunting is truly breath-taking! Whether you're looking for a private hunting retreat or desire to own an income producing and turn-key hunting operation, this is a South Dakota pheasant ranch you'll enjoy with family and friends creating memories that will last a lifetime! There are approximately 340 acres tillable farm ground and food plots included. Looking for a larger farm operation? The owners have significant land holdings adjoining and near the ranch, additional row crop and CRP acres are available to suit your needs. Call us for a list of included equipment and possibilities. Buyer/broker participation welcome!
$3,950,000
Spring On Hill Ranch
#SD237487
Custer, South Dakota
2,280.00 acres
Amazing piece of Black Hills History offered by Specialty Properties in this 2280 Acre South Dakota Ranch. Scenic meadows framed by red-rock canyon walls and rugged drainage bordering the perimeters of this majestic offering. The signs of days past remain as the cedar posts marking the trail and the wild roses the foundation of the Spring On Hill Stage Stop. For a short time in history the Cheyenne- Custer- Deadwood Stage traversed the center of this ranch. Box canyons and mountainous surroundings made the documented gold and passenger travel dangerous and short-lived. Now the peaceful and private setting is home to elk, quail, mule deer, turkey and antelope offering a variety of hunting, ranching and exploration. The ranch has a good well with pipeline to five pastures, multiple access points and the mild climates of the Southern Black Hills. Located equidistant to Custer and Hot Springs, less than 1.5 hours to Rapid City.
$3,420,000
Boles Canyon Ranch
#SD438597
Pennington, South Dakota
733.00 acres
South Dakota High Country consisting of lush meadows surrounded by the beautiful Black Hills.  A wrangler’s horseback riding or other year-round recreational and hunting haven. Boles Canyon Ranch, a tangible asset that could be passed down for generations. Turn down the dial of our fast-paced world and enjoy the majestic sunrises and heavenly alpenglow sunsets that generate peaceful starlit nights over Boles Canyon Ranch. Boles Canyon Ranch is situated at an elevation of approximately 6,750’ in the high country of the Black Hills of South Dakota and almost entirely surrounded by National Forest and offers solitude, views and fresh mountain air! Picture your family and friends gathered at Boles Canyon Ranch, an off-grid, vacant property with abundant wildlife nestled high in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. 733± acres of rangeland blends lush meadows and two seasonal streams while bordering thousands of U.S. Forest Service acres. Boles Canyon Ranch includes 2 tracts of fenced raw land and pastures to summer and rotate cattle. The adjacent National Forest compliments this exceptional hunting property for trophy elk, mule deer, mountain lions, turkey and more. A seasonally maintained road provides easy access to Boles Canyon Ranch during the spring, summer and fall months for various Black Hills recreational opportunities. Wintertime access via snow machines or otherwise will be worth the effort if deep powder snowmobiling through wide-open meadows thrills your soul!
$3,170,477
Black Hills Angostura Ranch
#SD232874
Fall River, South Dakota
1,141.00 acres
Worthy of consideration for a magnificent state park, the site consists of some of the most scenic and well located lands within the boundaries of the Black Hills National Forest. Offering almost unlimited recreational opportunities, the site has a spectacular variety of terrain including, rolling meadows, rugged canyons, forested mountains, impressive rock formations and lakeside farm land as well as dramatic elevation changes and spectacular views. A network of traversable ridges and canyon trails provide access to the remote higher country, making most of the land vehicle accessible. The site is directly adjacent to Angostura Reservoir and the Angostura State Recreation Area. Angostura Reservoir is about 17 miles long with a water surface area of 4,612 acres at an elevation of 3,187.2 feet. In addition to Bureau of Reclamation lands, over 7,000 acres of United States Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management and State of South Dakota lands border the site.
$2,750,000
Park View Ranch
#SD299678
Custer, South Dakota
680.00 acres
Seldom do you have an opportunity to purchase land bordering Custer State Park. The Park View Ranch in Custer County, South Dakota has 680± deeded acres and excellent big game hunting, all just 30 miles from Rapid City, the gateway to the Black Hills. The ranch adjoins Custer State Park on the entire western border. The Custer State Park Game Lodge is only 2 miles away and the airport is only 1 mile away. The property is both secluded and easily accessible year around via a graveled county road. About one third of the ranch is comprised of gently rolling pastures and meadows, with the remainder in Black Hills spruce, ponderosa pine, birch, aspen, and oak--excellent habitat for the large elk, deer, mountain lion and wild turkey that abound here. A well, multiple ponds and seasonal creeks provide necessary water for livestock and big game. Improvements are minimal and includes livestock shelter. This ranch has not been overgrazed and has been well managed. Elevations range from 3700 feet on the creek bottom to 4000 feet at the top of the ridge. The Park View Ranch presents the discerning buyer with distinct opportunities in one of the most sought-after areas in the region. Location: The Park View Ranch is located South and West of Hermosa, South Dakota. Go south of Hermosa, South Dakota for 7 miles on Highway 79, then turn west on Cobb Road for 5 miles. The ranch is on the west side of the road. Locale: Custer State Park is famous for its bison herds, other wildlife, scenic drives, historic sites, visitor centers, fishing lakes, resorts, campgrounds and interpretive programs. In fact, it was named as one of the World's Top Ten Wildlife Destinations for the array of wildlife within the park's borders and for the unbelievable access visitors have to them. One of the nation’s largest state parks, just 15 miles from the city of Custer, South Dakota’s premier State Park comprises 71,000 acres. Custer State Park has been home to diverse cultural heritages for thousands of years and has provided an array of scenic beauty and outdoor recreation for visitors since the early 1900s. Recreation: The Park View Ranch offers endless recreational possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast, both on the property and in nearby Custer Sate Park. Hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and fishing in the summer combine with snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter to create the perfect year-round retreat. Wildlife:The ranch consists of several environments which support a very diverse collection of wildlife. The riparian corridor offers habitat for mule deer, elk, antelope, mountain lion and numerous other birds and smaller mammals.  Mule deer and pronghorn antelope browse the creek bottoms and forage the native grasses. During the fall and into the winter months, herds of elk can be found residing on the ranch for multiple days at a time. Mineral Rights:All mineral rights appurtenant to the property owned by the seller will transfer with the real estate. Sellers make no representation regarding what mineral rights they presently own. Fences & Boundaries: The seller is making known to all potential purchasers that there may be variations between the deeded property lines and the location of the existing fence boundary lines on the subject property.  Seller makes no warranties about location of the fence lines in relationship to the deeded property lines, nor does the seller make any warranties or representations about specific acreage within the fenced property lines.  Seller is selling the property in an “as is” condition which includes the location of the fences as they exist. Boundaries shown on accompanying maps are approximate based on the legal description and may not indicate a survey.  Maps are not to scale and are for visual aid only.  Their accuracy is not guaranteed.
$2,712,000
Bliss Ranch
#SD392569
Perkins, South Dakota
1,962.00 acres
The Bliss Ranch is comprised 1,962.92 well balanced acres and is in immaculate condition! The ranch is located in some of the best grass country in the northern plains and features an impeccable set of HQ improvements, several wells along with an extensive pipeline system and 700+/- acres of highly productive tillable, currently used in feed production. Additionally, the ranch is a holder of 370+/- AUMs in the Grand River Grazing Association. Location: The Bliss Ranch located in northwestern South Dakota, between the vibrant agricultural towns of Lemmon, SD and Hettinger, ND. The ranch is accessed by well maintained Perkins County gravel roads only 8 miles off the newly paved US Hwy 12. Improvements: The Bliss Ranch is very well improved. The residence features 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and is a 1,956 sq ft brick ranch style Home with full basement and attached insulated and heated 2-car garage. The outbuildings include a; 32x62 hip roof Barn (w/steel siding) with 23x62 lean to 41x101 Quanset Shop (concrete floor) A full set of pipe and continuous fence corrals and sorting pens along with extensive, mature shelterbelts and large livestock pens round out the HQ improvements. The Headquarters are attractive and in immaculate condition! The ranch is fenced and cross-fenced, the fences are in good to excellent condition providing for effective grazing management. Operation: The ranch has historically been operated as a year-around Cow/calf enterprise, carrying some 175 -200 head. The grass production is outstanding and the tillable acreage is comprised mostly of CL II Reeder-Lantry loams and Regent-Dalgum and Savage silty loams with gentle slopes. The tillable is currently used as feed production providing an ample quantity of winter feed for the ranch. Additionally, the Ranch is currently a member of the Grand River Grazing Association and holds an allocation of 370+/- aums in the Grasslands. The allocation is in the form of 72 C/c pairs and 3 bulls for the grazing season. Application process and approval are required for transfer. Water: The Bliss Ranch is exceptionally well watered with several electric wells, a windmill and extensive waterline system with over a dozen tanks and hydrants and several well placed reservoirs and springy draws on the property. The Perkins County Rural Water System also crosses the property. Topography: The topography on the Bliss Ranch ranges for gently sloping hay meadows to steep and rocky hills and buttes. The elevation of the ranch ranges from 2,650 to 2,850 with most of the tillable in the middle of the range. Wildlife: The ranch is home to all the species of wildlife one would expect to see in the Northern Great Plains, including; deer, pronghorn, grouse, pheasants, coyote and raptors.
$2,356,800