FOR SALE $5,950,000
The Yampa Valley Ranch
The Yampa Valley Ranch is a 1,607 acre ranch located less than a mile from the town of Yampa. With it's amazing views of the Flat Top Mountains and close access to Routt National Forest, this beautiful mountain ranch offers a unique combination for recreation and production. There are 1,290 acres of grazing land, 315 acres of irrigated hay meadows and 2 acres of improvements. Over 1 mile of the Yampa River flows through the property providing excellent fishing opportunities, stock water and wildlife habitat.
The ranch is easily accessible off State Highway 131 and ideally positioned between Vail-Beaver Creek and Steamboat Springs. The Yampa Valley Ranch offers a unique opportunity for the rancher, investor and recreation enthusiast.
Located 40 minutes from Steamboat Springs and 1 hour and 10 minutes from Vail-Beaver Creek, the Yampa Valley Ranch is ideally positioned to make the most of the mountain lifestyle. Close to National Forest and the Flat Top Wilderness Area, the ranch has over one mile of the Yampa River running through it providing incredible fly-fishing. With its splendid woodsy setting, the ranch headquarters provides both privacy and views. The Yampa Valley Ranch borders the quaint town of Yampa that has several amenities including restaurants, lodging, gas station, museum, post office, library, National Forest visitor center, churches and general store.
It is convenient to Steamboat Springs and Vail via the Hayden and Eagle airports as well as a private, charter airport with air ambulance. The nearby communities of Steamboat Springs and Vail-Beaver Creek are highly desirable destination resorts offering world-class skiing, championship golf courses, multi-cultural events, as well as many fine eating and entertainment establishments.
Improvements on the ranch consist of several historic, well-maintained outbuildings including barns, tack room, equipment sheds and stock sheds all with newer metal roofs. There are two residences on property. There is a 1,975 square foot log ranch manager's house and a 1,475 square foot remodeled deluxe log home. The ranch also has several working corrals, horse stables and is fenced and cross fenced for maximum use.
With 1.27 linear miles of the Yampa River flowing through the property, the ranch is an angler’s dream. Both the river and the stocked fishing pond give anglers the opportunity to catch trophy Brown and Rainbow trout. This stretch of river has both open spaces and tight quarters in the willows to challenge anglers. The ranch is also just a few minutes from several reservoirs and mountain lakes in the area including Stagecoach State Park for more fishing and boating opportunities.
Located just minutes from Routt National Forest, the Yampa Valley Ranch is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. Hiking, biking, snow-shoeing, cross country skiing, jeeping, ATV-ing and horseback riding can be enjoyed both on and off the ranch.
Situated this close to National Forest, the ranch and surrounding area are ideal for hunting. Elk, mule deer, moose and other wildlife can frequently be viewed wandering through the property. The majority of the ranch is located in Colorado’s GMU 15 and a small portion in GMU 231 - both excellent hunting areas.
The Yampa Valley Ranch is a highly productive cattle ranch. Located at just under 8,000 feet in elevation, this high country ranch has a well-balanced mix of acreage. The ranch has approximately 315 acres of lush, irrigated grass-hay meadows with excellent water rights. The remaining 1,290 acres consists of grazing ground with elevation changes. The ranch produces 500 tons of hay and can support 125 cow-calf pairs.
For inquiries about the Yampa Valley Ranch, please call Donna Corrigan
Cell: (970) 846-8454 • Office: (970) 736-8454
Upper Yampa Realty Office
218 E. Main Street
Oak Creek, CO 80467
Tel: (970) 736-8454