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South Comanche Ranch
#CO450874
Elbert, Colorado
16,573.00 acres
The South Comanche Ranch, owned by the same ranching family for over fifty years, represents a rare opportunity to buy a large operating ranch within 60 miles of downtown Denver. South Comanche Ranch runs 650± cows plus bulls and horses on 17,853± total acres which include 1,280 acres of State of Colorado leased land. The headquarters lie just 14 miles south of Byers and I-70, providing a nice nearby agricultural community for the ranch owner and family. The ranch is fenced into 18 pastures and is exceptionally well-watered with 20 wells, seasonal stream flows, and numerous reservoirs. The ranch also has Colorado Ground Water Commission adjudicated water rights in the Laramie-Fox Hills, Denver and Arapahoe aquifers. The ranch’s operating improvements, fences, and roads are “Bradbury Standard” and have been maintained to the highest-quality of care. Pasture and extensive corrals, along with loading snake and hydraulic chute, makes for efficient cattle operation. The 3,460± square foot owner’s residence has been remodeled and is a comfortable five-bedroom home. The terrain is incredibly diverse for eastern Colorado with over nine miles of riparian bottoms, some dryland farming, terraced hillsides, timbered foothills, open grasslands and scenic arroyos. Distant views of the Rocky Mountain peaks dominate the skyline from most places on the ranch. Wildlife is prolific including deer, antelope, and a variety of smaller game animals. In summary, South Comanche Ranch is an investment quality operating ranch within easy reach of one of the west’s most exciting and actively growing metropolitan areas. The long term potential of this ranch as a family legacy investment cannot be overemphasized.
$19,800,000
Craig Ranch
#CO457836
Elbert, Colorado
16,843.00 acres
This ranch is located 30 miles South of Limon, Colorado with Highway 94 cutting it in ½ from West to East. The headquarters is located at the NW end of the ranch with gravel road access. This ranch contains 16,843 deeded acres and is currently running 1050 yearlings for five months. The ranch is contiguous and has fair roads and good fences. The land is level to rough and is cut from northwest to southeast by 2 branches of South Rush Creek, providing good stock water through the ranch. The grassland on the ranch consists of primarily Buffalo grass with Bluegrama grass and other taller grasses which come early in the Spring. The grain rate on the 1050 yearling cattle has ranged from 2.1 to 2.4 lbs. per day for the past 5 years -- according to the ranch foreman.The ranch headquarters is modest but functional with adequate holding and sorting corrals for the yearling operation. The bungalow home offers a good residence for guests or hired ranch hands. Mineral rights on some of the ranch are also available!
$11,369,000
Craig Ranch
#CO457835
Elbert, Colorado
16,843.00 acres
This ranch is located 30 miles South of Limon, Colorado with Highway 94 cutting it in ½ from West to East. The headquarters is located at the NW end of the ranch with gravel road access. This ranch contains 16,843 deeded acres and is currently running 1050 yearlings for five months. The ranch is contiguous and has fair roads and good fences. The land is level to rough and is cut from northwest to southeast by 2 branches of South Rush Creek, providing good stock water through the ranch. The grassland on the ranch consists of primarily Buffalo grass with Blue Grama grass and other taller grasses which come early in the Spring. The grain rate on the 1050 yearling cattle has ranged from 2.1 to 2.4 lbs. per day for the past 5 years -- according to the ranch foreman.The ranch headquarters is modest but functional with adequate holding and sorting corrals for the yearling operation. The bungalow home offers a good residence for guests or hired ranch hands. Mineral rights on some of the ranch are also available!Please call Dax Hayden at 970-674-1990 or Seth Hayden at 970-692-6321 for more information or to schedule a private showing. Note: The Kucera Ashcraft Ranch, encompassing 14,907 Acres just to the North of the Craig Ranch, is also available for sale. The Kucera Ashcraft Ranch has good water, nice working facilities, multiple outbuildings and two homes. 
$9,263,650
Ludwig Farms
#CO453202
Elbert, Colorado
1,520.00 acres
Ludwig Farms is an irrigated farm with valuable water rights in the Horse Creek Basin near Rush Colorado. Located 40 minutes east of Colorado Springs, the farm is ideally located close to the front range of Colorado and the growing city of Colorado Springs. There are 840 acres of level ground under 6 late model 7 tower pivots, including one towable, 360 acres of level dryland farm ground, and 320 acres of grass. Improvements include a 2,090 square foot modular home on a full basement with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Also, included are several supporting outbuildings including a 30x56 shop, 22x56 barn, 28x34 pole building, and a 16x27 storage building. There are two exempt domestic wells and a stock well. The water rights are administered through the Horse Creek Water Users Association (HCWUA). Water is delivered through 5 high capacity irrigation wells permitted for irrigation. WATER RIGHTSAdjudicated in Case No. W-1745, Water Division 2 in 1978, and subsequently included within the HCWUA plan for augmentation Total of 2,391 annual acre feet of production for irrigation of up to 945 acres.Permit No. 9226-F (Well No. 2 in W-1745) – Permitted to irrigate a maximum of 125 acres in the SE1/4 of Sec. 33, at a maximum diversion rate of 770 gallons per minute, annual maximum production of 567 acre feet (limited to 547 acre feet per W-1745);Permit No. 9227-F (Well No. 3 in W-1745) – Permitted to irrigate a maximum of 160 acres in the SW1/4 of Sec. 28, at a maximum diversion rate of 700 gpm, annual maximum production of 515 acre feet (limited to 496 acre feet per W-1745);Permit No. 9225-F (Well No. 1 in W-1745) – permitted to irrigate a maximum of 300 acres in the E1/2 of Sec. 29 at a maximum diversion rate of 700 gpm, annual maximum production of 515 acre feet (limited to 496 acre feet per W-1745);Permit No. 9570-F (Well No. 4 in W-1745) – permitted to irrigate a maximum of 80 acres in the W1/2 NW1/4 Sec. 28, at a maximum diversion rate of 400 gpm, annual maximum production of 300 acre feet (limited to 282 acre feet per W-1745);Permit No. 9571-RF (Well No. 5 in W-1745) – permitted to irrigate a maximum of 660 acres (280 acres per W-1745) in the W1/2 NW1/4 of Sec. 28 and all of Sec. 29, at a maximum diversion rate of 1000 gpm, annual maximum production of 570 acre feet – this 1,000 gpm entitlement included an 800 gpm absolute decree, and a 200 gpm conditional water right in W-1745. That conditional water right was abandoned for lack of use in Case No. 86CW56, so this well is now effectively permitted for 800 gpmCURRENT CROPS120 hemp (to be harvested fall 2020)120 fallow120 grass hay120 grass hay 120 grass alfalfa sainfoin mix 60 grass alfalfa/60 Rye Triticale radish mix60 grass/ 60 rye triticale radish mixThe level farm ground and soils is suitable for sod, hay crops, corn/wheat and other grains and hemp. Dryland corners80 acres alfalfa grass dryland320 acres native pastureIRRIGATION EQUIPMENTCircle 1 - 2016 T&L 7 Tower PivotCircle 2 - 2013 T&L 7 Tower PivotCircle 3 - 2005+/- Zimmatic 7 Tower PivotCircle 4 - 2013 T&L 7 Tower PivotCircle 5 - 2016 T&L 7 Tower PivotCircle 6&7 - 2013 T&L Towable 7 Tower PivotThe T&L's pivots are electric over hydraulic, so no high voltage running down the pivot with GPS controlled start/stop/reverseThe Zimmatic is all electric with mechanical reverse.SOILS36.3% Breaser Sandy Loam 36.0% Platner Loam9.5% Bresser Truckton Blakeland Complex 5.3% Ascalon Sandy Loam 5.1% Truckton Sandy Loam 2.2% Besser Sandy Loam 1.8% Truckton Sandy Loam1.7% Platner LoamHUNTING/RECREATION The farm is a magnet for Trophy plains Mule Deer.Pronghorn Antelope are numerous. Coyote, fox, raccoon Colorado GMU area 111Eligible for the Colorado land owner Deer and antelope draw. AREA/CLIMATE/LOCATION Average annual precipitation is 15 inches per year Rush Colorado is a small rural town community with a church, post office, restaurant, and Miami-Yoder K-12 school. 40 minutes east of Colorado Springs on the high plains of Colorado. 
$6,066,000
West Bijou 1360
#CO266383
Elbert, Colorado
1,360.00 acres
Located near Elbert, Colorado in Elbert County, this 1,360 acres in the Bijou Valley has the perfect mix of mature Ponderosa Pines, meadows and water. Ideally set up for cattle with exceptional water resources, good cover and new fencing. The property has several stock dams and two solar stock wells. There is a good set of working and gathering pens a loafing shed and corrals. This ranch is an excellent hunting property with trophy Mule Deer, Pronghorn, Elk and Turkey. For the hunter, it will not disappoint. Many trophy class Mule Deer have been taken on the ranch. There is a resident herd of elk in the area as well. You will not find a better ranch with more character in the area. Located 35-40 minutes from the south Denver Metro area, access is a breeze to all the conveniences the city has to offer. Being on the ranch is a world away. It is bordered by two county maintained roads. Call to schedule your private showing. 
$3,400,000
Ramey Ranch
#CO261517
Elbert, Colorado
718.00 acres
The Ramey Ranch is 720 acres one and one half mile east of Elbert Colorado. This diverse ranch has excellent quality native and improved grass pastures and CRP lands. Additionally, it has scattered rock outcropping and a stand of Ponderosa Pines. The Elbert area is highly desirable as it location makes the commute to either Colorado Springs, Castle Rock, Parker or Denver a breeze. Set on the high plains of Colorado, in an area of stands of ponderosa pine timber and open rolling grasslands, this is Colorado at its finest. The property boasts peak to peak mountain views. Water rights are determined in 5 aquifers and are included. The CRP contract has 320.05 acres enrolled through September 2022 and pays $27.90 per acre annually. The balance of the acreage is native and improved grass pastures. The ranch is extremely well sodded and healthy. There are a couple of runoff dams for livestock water. The ranch is fenced and cross fenced. The ranch is in the path of development in an area of high demand. It's ideally located for a commute to either the Denver Metro area or Colorado Springs. Wildlife include Mule Deer, Pronghorn Antelope, Elk, Turkey, and various small animals and varmints. The area has over the counter plains Elk tags. The ranch qualifies for the Deer and Antelope landowner draw. The ranch will also be offered in two parcels, a 160 acre grazing and CRP parcel with awesome building sites in the pines and rock outcroppings, and 560 acres of grazing land and CRP. Please call to schedule your private tour!
$1,620,000
Bijou Creek Farm
#CO442630
Elbert, Colorado
745.00 acres
Bijou Creek Farm is 745 +- acres of incredible wildlife habitat for mule deer, whitetail, turkey, and ducks. Located just one hour east of Denver, this is a great recreational property with endless potential. The combination of a heavily treed cottonwood bottom and farmable ground creates a property with a great foundation for enhancement. In addition to the land is a remodeled 1,369 finished sqft home with two bedrooms and an unfinished basement. This house is perfect for someone who wants to call this place home or provide housing for a farmer’s helping hand. Recreation - Currently the property produces massive mule deer each year, along with a healthy population of whitetail deer, pronghorn, and turkeys. Mule deer up to 200 inches have consistently been taken on the ranch. Whitetail in the 130-150 range are common. The whitetail hunting can be greatly enhanced through proper management and implementation of food sources. (This could be a great whitetail hunting property). A pond on the property also makes for a fun duck hunt! Located in GMU 105 the property qualifies for landowner tags for either deer species! Farm Ground – Currently, approximately 400 acres are farmed for crop/ grazing pasture for cattle. The sale includes irrigation wells that are permitted through the state. These well needs improved in order to irrigate but with that comes great opportunity. Approximately 100 acres along the creek bottom could be irrigated from these wells. The heavily treed cottonwood bottom known as Bijou Creek runs for over a mile on the property. This creek bottom flows above ground in the springtime/ summer and below ground/ sub-irrigates much of the property. In some areas the treed creek bottom is over 1000ft in width. In addition, there is a healthy pond on the property that attracts a lot of wildlife. The property is fully fence and cross fenced for livestock. Historically approximately 400 acres has been utilized as dryland farming. It is hard to find a property like this so close to Denver/ Front Range, with this much potential for farming and hunting! Hayden Outdoors is here to help with your vision for this property! For a private showing please call Zack Wiese.
$1,525,000
Ramey Ranch 560
#CO432597
Elbert, Colorado
560.00 acres
560 acres of grass pasture and CRP located just minutes from Elbert Colorado. 243.14 acres of CRP paying $27.90/acre per year expiring October 1, 2022. 317 acres  of native and improved grasses. The property is fenced and cross fenced and has a pond for livestock water. This ranch has great potential for development in a highly sought after area. The water rights are determined in 5 aquifers and are included. A large resident Elk herd frequents the ranch as well as Mule Deer, Antelope and Turkey. Schedule your showing by calling today. 
$1,150,000
Ramey Ranch grass and CRP 160
#CO432312
Elbert, Colorado
160.00 acres
Beautiful 160 acre parcel with a wonderful "rocks and pine trees" building site, pasture and CRP land. This ranch has an elevated area with numerous Ponderosa Pines, Cedars and Rock outcroppings with 360 degree views. The building site is surrounded  lush pastures for your cattle or horses. To the north and down below lays an 80.91 acre field currently in CRP paying $27.90 per acre per year. The CRP expires in 2022. Water rights are determined and included. The property is fenced and cross fenced and ready to go. The area around Elbert Colorado is highly desired for its beauty and wildlife. Wildlife include elk, with over the counter tags, Mule Deer, Antelope and Turkey. Call to schedule your private showing. 
$520,000
Agate 240
#CO382041
Elbert, Colorado
240.00 acres
Presenting Agate 240, which is 240 acres of native grass and dryland grass hay ground. This parcel is gorgeous and secluded.  The property has a private gravel pit. Electric service is along County Road 166. The property features numerous building sites and has Determined water rights. It’s fenced and accessed off a county maintained road. The property is home to Antelope, Mule Deer, Coyotes and varmints. The property is located minutes from Deer Trail, Agate and Byers Colorado. Call to schedule your private tour! 
$275,000