the running cougar ranch is 638 acres of sheer beauty bordering national forest and nestled in a high valley of the blue mountains. long creek, a picturesque, rural community is where recreational opportunities meet natural amenities, just 90 miles south of pendleton and 40 miles north of the john day airport. at 3173 sqft, the custom lodge-style home is perfect for entertaining and equally suited for an occasional getaway or year-round living. ideally situated amidst forest, pasture, ponds and streams, the home's thoughtful design embraces the rugged landscape while providing the utmost in comfort. deer, elk, bear, cougar, coyote, turkey and more call this large piece of paradise home. income possibilities include cattle, hunting lease and timber harvest. the ranch is fenced/x-fenced and boasts a barn, well, underground power lines, sawmill, 14k gallon spring water catchment, 3 streams, several ponds and approximately 2 million board feet of timber, purchase includes a house with shop in town. ideal for ranch hand, rental or guests, running cougar has provided a dream life for several generations of current owners' family and friends over the past 25 years. now it is time for the next owners to fall in love.