80 Acres of Colorado Land for Sale with Power, Internet, Road Frontage & Amazing Mountain Views. The Great Dikes of Spanish Peaks Country run along the Southern Boundary. As owner of this property you will have private access to 2,000 Acres of BLM Land on Silver Mountain, just West of the Property.
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Gaze out upon this spectacular 80-acre property in Southern Colorado, and you will immediately see what makes it so special. The Great Dikes of Spanish Peaks Country, are walls of vertical Igneous Rock Formations protrudes high above the ground, extending out from Silver Mountain. A portion of the Great Dikes run along the Southern Boundary of the property. This sturdy granite ridge creates a beautiful natural barrier for privacy and protection against the elements.
Extreme pressure and hot molten rock shaped these sturdy vertical rock formations thousands of feet underground among layers of sedimentary rock. After many years of erosion, the softer rock broke away, and these igneous formations rose high over the land. Huerfano County is known for these distinctive geologic features, and this property features them beautifully.
Just 1.3 miles West of the property, Property Owners of Majors Ranch have Private Access to 2,000 Acres of Bureau of Land Management (Blm) Land on Silver Mountain for endless exploration. Here you will find vast opportunities for hunting Big Horn Sheep, Elk, Mule Deer, Pronghorn Antelope & more. Check the local BLM office for specific recreation and hunting information.
Electricity Lines & Poles and Underground Telecommunications Lines run along 1/4 mile of Frontage on Bear Springs Road along the Northern Boundary.
Nature & Wildlife
The lower mountain ranges and erosional remnants offer more solitude, wildlife watching and nature experiences than the larger, more crowded Colorado ranges. Nearby mountains include the Spanish Peaks, Silver Mountain, Mount Mestas, Sheep Mountain, Little Sheep Mountain and the majestic Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range, home of the Badito Cone.
In Southern Colorado, you'll also experience a milder climate, perfect for relaxing, exploring or enjoying the views outdoors year-round. And the property is still just a few hours away from Northern Colorados best winter sport locations.
The property displays the regions diverse flora and fauna, offering both tree-shaded acreage as well as open grasslands. Evergreen junipers, oaks, and various shrubs grow close the ridge. The striking greenery stands out against the rocky terrain.
Watch for wildlife such as Mule Deer, Elk, White Tail Deer, Pronghorn Antelope, Wild Turkey, Coyote, Cottontail Rabbits and Jackrabbits. Black Bears also make appearances on occasion. Hawks and Eagles soar the open blue skies in search of prey while Dusky (Blue) Grouse and Roadrunners hide among the rocks.
About 27 minutes to the North, Pike & San Isabel National Forests allows for endless outdoor activities such as Hiking, Biking, Camping, Fishing, Horseback Riding, OHV Riding and Water Sports.
Just South of the property, Lathrop State Park also offers similar recreational activities, plus Golfing and Small Game & Waterfowl Hunting. Nestled at the base of the Spanish Peaks, you'll find cool solitude and two lakes: Martin Lake and Horseshoe Lake. These warmer waters provide unique angling opportunities for species such as: Northern Pike, Walleye, Bass, Crappie, Bluegill, Perch and Catfish. Interestingly, Horseshoe Lake is home to the more challenging Tiger Muskie see if you can catch one.
Directions, Accessibility, Utilities & Amenities
The entire Northern Boundary of the Property provides 0.25 miles (1,350 feet) of Frontage Road along Bear Springs Road (a Private road, no through access for non-residents).
1.3. miles to the West, Bear Springs Road leads directly into 2,000 Acres of BLM Land and 1,450 Acres of State Land on Silver Mountain.
To the East, Bear Springs Road connects to County Road 520 and takes you to State Highway 160 to the South.
From the property, you are 33 minutes to Walsenburg, CO to the East. In the town of Walsenburg you will find groceries, supplies, medical care, schools and professional services.
The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center in Walsenburg has a Level IV Trauma Center, specialty clinics and the 5 Star Rated Spanish Peaks Veterans Community Living Center.
Begin your day with a glowing sunrise and end it with splashes of orange sinking behind the mountains. The views in Huerfano, Colorado are unparalleled. This beautiful property with varied terrain will go fast. Place a deposit to secure it Today.
Review Majors Ranch Covenants on the Landio Website.
The use of an RV, Motorhome, Camper, Pick-Up, Camp Trailer, Tent or other similar accommodation on the property is permitted for recreational purposes for up to 7 consecutive days in a 30 day period and no more than 30 days total in one year.
There is no time limit to build.
Permanent homes may be built along with accessory buildings.
Horses, Cattle, Exotics and other animals are permitted.
1,200 square feet minimum for site built homes.
Manufactured/mobile homes are allowed, at least 32' x 40' (1280 square feet) and no longer than 70', attached to a permanent foundation.
Electricity is provided by San Isabel Electric
CenturyLink provides telephone & DSL Internet service
High-Speed Internet is available through HughesNet
Cable is available through DirecTV
Power Company: San Isabel Electric, 1930 E. Main Street, Trinidad, CO 81082
Multiple nearby land owners have successfully drilled water wells on their properties based on well permit data from the Colorado Division of Water Resources.
Parcel Size: 80 Acres M/L
Elevation: 7,400 feet
LANDiO Property ID: Co_Huerfano_00106
Legal Description: Majors Ranch, Phase Iii, Parcel 30
Property Taxes: $71.78 per year
HOA Fee: $225 per year
Title: Free & Clear
Conveyance: Warranty Deed
Approximate Distance to Nearby Cities & Points of Interest
27 minutes to Greenhorn Mountain, Badito Cone and the San Isabel National Forest
28 minutes to La Veta, CO :Population 800
31 minutes to the Lathrop State Park
33 minutes to Walsenburg, CO : Population 3,200
35 minutes to Interstate 25
1 hour 9 minutes to Trinidad, CO : Population 10,000
1 hour 11 minutes to the Trinidad Lake State Park
1 hour 6 minutes to Pueblo, CO : Population 110,000
1 hour 24 minutes to the Lake Pueblo State Park
1 hour 23 minutes to Great Sand Dunes National Forest
1 hour 30 minutes to Blanca Peak
1 hour 39 minutes to Zapata Falls
1 hour 41 minutes to Spanish Peaks State Wildlife Area
1 hour 45 minutes to Colorado Springs, CO : Population around 500,000
2 hours 51 minutes to Denver, CO : Population over 1 Million
Visiting the Property
Please Call or Text the Listing Agent, Sarah Manshel, to schedule an appointment to visit the property.
Center Point: 37.629165, -105.041253
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