Powderhorn is an unincorporated community, its post office was established in 1880. Some say the community was named from a nearby landform in the shape of a powderhorn, while others believe an old powderhorn found near the townsite caused the name to be selected. Powderhorn Creek Ranch sits at the opening of the lush Powderhorn Valley. This piece of Gunnison County land for sale has all the ingredients of a great ranch; privacy, improvements, access, water, and views. The ranch has an array of topographies, with its stunning rock formations, wide hay meadows, rolling hills, and the meandering Powderhorn Creek.
The ranch encompasses 199.4± acres and borders the Powderhorn Wilderness Area, which is 62,250± acres. Located in the world-famous Big Game Unit 66, which boasts well-managed deer and elk herds with trophy bucks and bulls. The ranch is eligible for owner preference applications.
Improvements include a 4,706± square foot frontier style ranch home with three bedrooms and two baths. A detached three-car garage with a one-bedroom, one-bath guest or caretaker’s apartment above. The ranch also has 2,352± square-foot horse stable, 1,176± square foot equipment shed, 6,912± square foot barn. The ranch hosts irrigated hay meadows along with 17.64± cfs of water rights.
The Powderhorn Creek Ranch is a true western ranch laying in rural Gunnison County in the Powderhorn valley. The ranch offers the makings of the true western experience with opportunities for horses, cattle, hunting, fishing, and living the true Colorado ranch life. Contact M4 Ranch Group to learn more about this Gunnison County land for sale.
Address: 707 County Road 28 Powderhorn, Colorado 81243
Square Feet: 4706±
Garage Spaces: 3
Guest Quarters Above Garage
Murphy Brothers Dan Murphy, Broker (970) 209-1514,
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