Follow us on Facebook or Instagram

Give us a call 970-872-3322

$20,735,000
7,540± Acres
Active
Cibola County, NM

TBD County Rd 50, Ramah, New Mexico

MLS ID: 813031
Status: Active
Price: $20,735,000
Acres: 7,540±
Type: Farm, Land
Address: TBD County Rd 50
City, State: Ramah, NM
County: Cibola County
ZIP Code: 87321
Parcel Number: 621660000000
Listed by: Dan Murphy of M4 Ranch Group, Llc

Description

Elk Mountain Ranch is an extraordinary property spanning 7,540± deeded acres that has been proudly serving as a 3rd generation working cattle ranch for over a century. Located in Grants, New Mexico, this ranch comfortably supports a 300-head cattle operation for six months each year, ensuring a productive and sustainable enterprise. The landscape of Elk Mountain Ranch is nothing short of breathtaking, with tall ponderosa pines, oaks, and groves of aspens. Spring-fed valleys and fresh mountain creeks flow through the property, adding to its natural allure. The ranch boasts well-maintained pasture fences running across its vast expanse and features a convenient road system to explore the ranch’s beauty. Modern cattle working pens have been thoughtfully integrated, enhancing the efficiency of the ranch's cattle management. The boundaries are secured by a reliable 5-strand barbed wire fence, while power lines have been strategically brought in for added convenience. Water sources are abundant on Elk Mountain Ranch, with carefully built water ponds and developed springs providing much-needed hydration for wildlife and cattle alike. The thinning of ponderosa pines has opened up the forest floor, promoting the growth of lush vegetation. Water is fueled by high mountain snow runoff, with Cottonwood Creek flowing gracefully through the east side of the ranch. Additionally, the property benefits from water rights of 75-acre feet from Rio Nutria flowing through the west, creating multiple ponds for a total of 12 stock ponds. Elk Mountain Ranch is equipped with three water wells, ensuring a constant and reliable supply of water for cattle and wildlife. The property offers incredible views of the Zuni Mountains, providing a serene and picturesque backdrop. Hidden amidst this remarkable landscape are large valleys and creek bottoms, interspersed with meadows, all nestled between the two awe-inspiring ridge lines: the soaring McKenzie Ridge to the north, reaching an elevation of 8,400 ft, and the equally majestic Oso Ridge to the south. Elk Mountain Ranch is located within Game Unit 10, renowned for its highly desirable big game hunting opportunities. Hunters will be delighted to find over-the-counter tags for Mule deer, Merriam turkey, black bear, and mountain lion. Rocky Mountain Elk Tags are earned through an esteemed Eplus list. The ranch has historically received 8 mature bull tags, 12 e/s archery tags, and 12 cow tags, with impressive net Boone and Crockett scores for bulls reaching 400 inches and Mule deer netting scores as high as the 230's. While providing a tranquil mountain ranch experience, Elk Mountain Ranch is conveniently located just a 45-minute drive from Gallup, where you can find essential amenities, including a municipal airport supporting large jets. For those traveling from afar, Albuquerque International Airport is merely a two-hour drive away. With its rich history, stunning landscapes, and abundant wildlife, Elk Mountain Ranch presents a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature while also operating a successful cattle ranch.

Additional Information

Interior

Furnished: Unfurnished

Exterior

Fencing: Barbed Wire
Horse: Yes
Lot Features: Adjacent To Public Land, Borders National Forest, Pasture, Wooded, Level, Sloped
Road Frontage Type: County Road
Waterfront: Yes
Waterfront Features: Pond

Financial/HOA/Schools

Days On Market: 3
Elementary School: Open Enrollment
Middle School: Open Enrollment
High School: Open Enrollment
Tax Annual Amount: 400
Zoning Description: Agriculture
Spencer Jordan

Spencer Jordan

Carbondale, Colorado

(203) 962-3683

Interested? Contact Us Today About This Listing

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, noncommercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information current as of May 19, 2024 at 12:00:00 AM UTC.

SOURCE: The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange (IDX) program of Colorado Real Estate Network (CREN). All data deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be independently verified. The information contained in this publication is subject to change without notice. TERMS OF USE: This publication is designed to provide information with regard to the subject matter covered. This listing information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. It is displayed with the understanding that the publisher and authors are not engaged in rendering real estate, legal, accounting, tax, or other professional services and that the publisher and authors are not offering such advice in this publication. If real estate, legal, or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent, professional person should be sought. WARRANTY: COLORADO REAL ESTATE NETWORK (CREN) MAKES NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND WITH REGARD TO THIS MATERIAL, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. COLORADO REAL ESTATE NETWORK SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ERRORS CONTAINED HEREIN OR FOR ANY DAMAGES IN CONNECTION WITH THE FURNISHING, PERFORMANCE, OR USE OF THIS MATERIAL. "COPYRIGHT (2024) by COLORADO REAL ESTATE NETWORK" 121 N PARK AVENUE, MONTROSE, CO 81401 USA ALL RIGHTS RESERVED WORLDWIDE. No part of this publication may be reproduced, adapted, translated, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Colorado Real Estate Network (CREN). PUBLISHER'S NOTICE: All real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act of 1968 and the Colorado Fair Housing Act, which Acts make it illegal to make or publish any advertisement that indicates any preference, limitation, or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin.

Listed By: Dan Murphy of M4 Ranch Group, Llc