Nestled in the Four Corners just outside Mancos/Durango, this 35-acre ranch is the perfect equestrian property. Amenities include a spectacular newly built home with 4,276 SF of living space, a custom Morton barn with 4 stalls w/runs, wash stall, tack room, workshop and upstairs guest apartment (1,700 SF), stacked aspen fenced pastures and more. All of this in a secure gated 500+ acre canyon community with access to hundreds of acres of BLM land for great everyday trail riding and minutes from the San Juan National forest. This ranch setting offers the best of a rural lifestyle, sense of community and access to a great urban setting.
Map & Boundaries
Mancos sits at the base of Mesa Verde National Park, and as a small rural town, offers basic services to the surrounding community. The charming town of Durango is located 19 miles to the east, and has many big city conveniences, including a state-of-the-art new hospital, many fine restaurants, hotels, shopping, a four-year college, and numerous cultural activities. The four-corners area provides endless activities for the outdoor sports enthusiast. The Montezuma County area, which includes Mancos, Cortez and Dolores, has a population of approximately 30,000 and is the most southwestern of the 64 counties in the state of Colorado. Mesa Verde National Park, Canyon of the Ancients National Monument, Yucca House National Monument, and Hovenweep National Monument preserve hundreds of ancient American Indian structures, including the famous cliff dwellings, found in the county. Roughly 1/3 of the county is tribal land, 1/3 is federal land (administered by the National Park Service, the United States Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management), and 1/3 is private or state/county land. The La Plata County area, including Durango and Bayfield has a population of 45,000. La Plata County Airport runs daily commercial air service to Denver, Albuquerque, Salt Lake City and Phoenix, with seasonal service to Houston and Dallas, and includes facilities for full service general aviation. The property is approximately 75 miles from Telluride, 170 miles from Grand Junction, 210 miles from Albuquerque and Santa Fe, about 320 miles from Denver, Colorado Springs and 430 miles from Phoenix.