Cherry Creek Ranch is a gorgeous 36.96-acre property with a custom 5,093 SF log home built in 2004. The property has a barn with 2 stalls, 6 car/toy garage, large shop and 1 bedroom apartment, and an equipment garage for large ranch machinery and RV. The property is fenced and provides irrigated meadows (excellent water rights) for horses and other animals. There is a stocked 3-acre lake with 1,500 feet of Cherry Creek frontage. With all of the amenities for recreation, this is a rare property with new home, barn, equipment garage and corral.
Farm Map & Boundaries
Nestled in the picturesque Cherry Creek valley, a convenient twenty-five minutes west of the historic downtown area of Durango and fifteen minutes from Mancos, the estate is located off US Highway 160 West, three miles down County Road 105, a well cared for gravel road. Durango is a town of rural mountain charm and character, and has many big city conveniences, including a state-of-the-art new hospital, fine restaurants, hotels, shopping, a four-year college, and many cultural activities. There are endless activities for the outdoor sports enthusiast. It is located 6,512 ft. above sea level (the estate is at 7,200 ft. above sea level), surrounded by scenic mountain views, and over 300 days of sunshine each year. Mancos sits at the base of Mesa Verde National Park, and as a small rural town, offers basic services to the surrounding community. The area offers comfortable summer temperatures that reach the upper 80s, while the autumn days are clear, cool and full of vibrant foliage colors. The crisp and sunny winter days often feature abundant, light powdery snow. 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, Dallas (June 2011) and Phoenix, with seasonal service to Houston, and includes facilities for full service general aviation. The property is 100 miles from Telluride, 170 miles from Grand Junction, 200 miles from Albuquerque and Santa Fe, about 300 miles from Denver and Colorado Springs and 450 miles from Phoenix.