The 39.5-acre Buck Canyon Hay Farm is situated within five-minutes of Crawford on Colorado’s Western Slope. This property provides a truly unique combination of uses, topography and views in all directions. The residence and outbuildings back to Buck Canyon, which serves as a natural barrier and contains live water. There are sweeping views in all directions that include: Grand Mesa, Landsend Peak, the North and South Peaks of Saddle Mountain and Castle Rock just to name a few. Approximately 20-acres of the property are irrigated via a side roll sprinkler with 840 water shares provided by the Fruitland Domestic Water Company. The combination of hay fields and canyon land attract area Mule Deer, Elk, Turkey and Black Bear. IMPROVEMENTSThe residence consists of a 2,664 square foot ranch-style home. The home was constructed of foam block insulated exterior walls resulting in high energy efficiency during both the summer and winter months. Features include: (3) bedrooms with full, three-quarter and half bathrooms, open kitchen and large living room, oversized (2) car garage and covered patio space extending the length of the rear of the home in taking in views of Buck Canyon and the mountains to the east. Current ownership has recently renovated the home interior to include new granite countertops and tile backsplash in the kitchen and bathrooms, upgraded plumbing and lighting fixtures throughout, plank flooring and interior paint.The 2,560 square foot equipment shed contains an enclosed and insulated workshop with stairs leading to an upper-level storage room. Large, open entrances provide for ample storage of vehicles and equipment and much of the structure was recently updated to include concrete floors and electrical service.A 1,900 square foot open-span shed is utilized in storing the annual hay crop.There is an additional 896 square foot open-sided shed for the storage of vehicles and equipment.The smaller 360 square foot structure has previously been utilized as a sport shooting station and includes an enclosed office/storage area with an upper floor.RECREATION & AGRICULTUREThe Crawford area provides numerous recreational opportunities. The Needle Rock Natural Area, Crawford Reservoir State Park and entrance to the North Rim of the Black Canyon National Park are within 10 to 20-minute drives. Blue Mesa Reservoir, the largest body of water in Colorado, is located within a 45-minute drive. This area of the state also contains millions of acres of National Forest and BLM public lands offering endless hiking, ATV’ing, hunting and fishing possibilities. This portion of Colorado is also home to numerous fruit orchards and wineries given the fertile soils and water resources.Private and secluded with year-round access, Buck Canyon Hay Farm provides a little of everything Colorado has to offer. Please contact Brent Hedrick to schedule a qualified showing.