Indian Creek Ranch
LaVeta Co 81055, Colorado
The spectacular Indian Creek Ranch sits on 875 secluded acres at the base of the majestic Spanish Peaks in Southern Colorado. Included in the sale of this working ranch is a herd of of primarily select Angus cattle, and all the ranch equipment used to operate the ranch. The ranch is fully fenced and cross fenced, has a new equipment barn, eight loafing sheds, a six stall horse barn, equipment sheds and a large work shop, as well as a newly remodeled two bedroom ranch manager's home. A secluded 11 acre trout lake sits at the base of a hillside and Indian Creek merges with the lake near a 100+ year old charmingly restored log cabin that was once home to the cowboys who worked the ranch. Water Rights are included and provide irrigation for approximately 140 acres of hay fields. A historic artesian water well produces over 28 gallons of water per minute for ranch and livestock use. The masterpiece log home is well over 15,000 sq. ft, with a large home theater, eight spectacular bedrooms, all with private bathrooms, several with kitchenettes and fireplaces. Four of the bedroom suites are over 1,000 square feet, making this a property that can sleep a large family or can accommodate retreat groups. This expansive log home sits on a small hill and has stunning 360 degree views with a delightful vista provided from every room. In floor radiant heat and massive walls of windows provide a warm and cozy setting for every room. The luxury ranch house is sold fully furnished and many European antiques will convey with the property. Also included is a substantial western art collection, and a gun collection. This amazing property is move-in ready. Under excellent management, the ranch has a been well maintained by an onsite ranch manager, who would like to stay with the new owners, if possible, and continue to manage the ranch he has grown to love. (see feature video at) IndianCreek.DiscoverBachman.com. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Some mineral rights and excellent water rights convey with the ranch.
The livestock on the ranch also conveys. Currently there is an outstanding heard of 63 Angus cows, and 3 registered bulls. The average yearly sale of calves from this herd is around $70,000. Several horses also stay with the ranch.
In 2015 the ranch baled 96 large round bales of hay, for an income of over $9,000.
This ranch, including the salary for the on-site ranch manager, taxes, and operating expenses has been profitable for many years. Financial and tax statements available upon request.
Built in the time of "Y-2k" this amazing log home has many fireplaces, wood stoves, and excellent insulation. The gourmet kitchen not only has a Viking gas range but there is a high-end "cooking stove" that bakes, cooks, and will burn coal or wood as fuel. There is 13,000 gallons of fresh water storage that leads to the main house. Buried under ground, this huge water system is fed from an artesian spring located on the ranch.
The 12 acre trout lake has been stocked yearly with brown, and rainbow trout. Excellent trout fishing, and a new pontoon boat and motor convey with the property.
For the hunter in the family, you will find trophy elk, turkey and deer in abundance on the ranch. In addition the San Isabel National Forest is a short 2 miles away and offers unlimited hunting.
Property features and amenities:
- 16,544 Sqft
- 875 Acres
- Potental to purchase more land
- Built in 2001
- working cattle
- trophy property
- river front
- fly fishing
- acreage land