Heaven’s Gate on the John Day River


Praire City, Oregon

10,200± ACRES


Praire City, Oregon

10,200± ACRES

About this Ranch

Laying within the stunning scenery of Grant County, Oregon, this expansive property encompasses 10,200± deeded acres, augmented by an extra 20,000± in forest lease permits. Boasting 17± miles of live water, including the esteemed 5.5± miles of the Middle Fork of the John Day, renowned for its rich steelhead and salmon fishery, and offering some of the finest trout fishing in the western region. The John Day River, the second longest free-flowing river in the Lower 48, graces the land, providing exceptional fishing opportunities with numerous creeks harboring native trout. You can spend months fishing and not touch all the fishing this Ranch offers.

This ranch is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, offering a diverse range of activities from fishing, hunting, and rafting to ATV adventures, all against the backdrop of stunning natural beauty. Elk enthusiasts will revel in the sight of vast resident herds, as we encountered six elk herds and numerous bachelor groups of bull elk during our visit. The ranch is a thriving habitat for game, including antelope and mule deer commonly seen grazing on the abundant prairie grasses.

Maintained with care, the property boasts over 50 miles of roads for year-round easy access. The charming 2000± sqft on-grid cabin nestled within provides a comfortable retreat. For avid hunters, the ranch offers 6 landowner bull tags and 6 buck tags, presenting the potential for legitimate 200" bucks. The hunting legacy is evident, with 280 to 370 bulls harvested.

In addition to recreational pursuits, the property supports cattle operations, benefitting from 7± miles of National Forest border and a 20k±-acre forest permit for seasonal cattle grazing from May to October. The lush Blue Mountains grasses are coveted by cattlemen, and the Ranch is efficiently fenced and cross-fenced with functional working pens. Experience the true essence of the west – call today to explore this exceptional property.

Listed by Pfister Land Company
**M4 Ranch Group is authorized to market these properties, offering you access to a wider range of options beyond our exclusive listings**

Photo Gallery

Property Details

Price: $32,000,000

63467 Middle Fork Ln
Praire City, Oregon

Acres: 10,200±


  • 17± Miles of Live Water
  • 20,000± Acres of Forest Service Lease
  • 50+ Miles of Roads
  • 6 Landowner Bull Tags
  • 6 Landowner Buck Tags

For More Information:


Disclaimer: When purchasing a property listed by M4 Ranch Group , the broker representing the buyer must be identified upon initial contact and present at ALL showings to the buyer, unless otherwise agreed upon in advance by M4 Ranch Group, in order to receive compensation. Failure to adhere to the above requirements may result in the forfeiture of any selling broker compensation, if any, determined by the sole discretion of M4 Ranch Group.

Listing Contact Form

Contact Form to appear on Listing Pages

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