Electricity & Road Frontage with Access to National Forest
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20 Acres of rural land located less than three miles from nearly 300,000 Acres of the Cibola National Forest.
There are 2 private gated entrances to the Cibola National Forest for land owners in El Morro Ranches.
The North Gate is about 3.1 miles Northeast of the property off Leaning Pine Lane. This entrance is suitable for entrance and traveling through the National Forest on Foot, Horseback, Dirt Bike, Quad, Side-by-Side or similar ATV.
The East Gate is about 2.5 miles Southeast of the property off Sawmill Canyon Road. This entrance is suitable for entrance and traveling through the National Forest in a Truck, Jeep, SUV or Similar 4 Wheel Drive Vehicle, in addition to being on Foot, Horseback, Dirt Bike, Quad, Side-by-Side or similar ATV.
This beautiful mountain property has a primarily level terrain with numerous potential building or recreation sites.
There are unobstructed views of El Morro National Monument to the Southwest of the property.
There is drive-up access, with 1,555 feet of Road Frontage on Road to Ruins all along the Eastern/Northeastern boundary. There is also an additional 231 feet of road frontage along the Northern Boundary from Road 6.
Electricity Lines & Poles are already located on the property.
Located in Game Management Unit 10, which is said to be desirable for Mule Deer & Elk with some of largest Bulls in New Mexico.
The richly diverse volcanic landscape of the nearby El Malpais National Park offers solitude, recreation, and discovery. Explore cinder cones, lava tube caves, sandstone bluffs, caves and hiking trails. Wildlife abounds in the open grasslands and forests.
El Morro Ranches is a private gated community that has a keypad present at the entrance of the Subdivision for land owners.
The minimum dwelling size is only 800 square feet.
Mobile Homes are permitted so long as they were not manufactured more than 10 years ago.
You may use the property as a temporary residence with the use of an RV, Camper, or Travel Trailer with a limit of 6 consecutive months.
Association dues are voluntary here and paid mostly by full-time residents to help maintain the roads. The annual association dues if voluntarily choosing to pay would be $300.
Light covenants exist for El Morro Ranches in order to maintain the beauty and integrity of the area. Download the covenants on the LANDiO Website.
Utility Lines are in the area and on nearby developed properties where land owners have homes, mobile homes, cabins, accessory buildings and corrals (see photos & satellite images).
Electric Company: Continental Divide Electric Co-op, 200 E. High St., P.O. Box 1087, Grants, NM
The property is just 1.8 miles to State Highway 53 which will take you directly to Ramah to the West & San Rafael to the East, then connects to I-40 to take you into Grants and Milan.
The town of Ramah is 20 miles from the property, where youll find a Post Office, Cafe, Dollar Store and High School.
The property is located only 38 miles from Grants, New Mexico which has a population of around 10,000 people. In Grants you will find groceries, supplies, the Cibola General Hospital, an airport and Walmart Supercenter.
Parcel Size: 20 Acres M/L
LANDiO Property ID: NM_Cibola_00039
Parcel Number: R12328
Legal Description: EL MORRO RANCHES Lot: 115 Unit: 1
Elevation: 7,372 feet
Property Taxes: $282.40 / year
Title: Free & Clear
Conveyance: Warranty Deed
HOA Fee: $300 / year (Voluntary)
Approximate Distance to Nearby Cities & Points of Interest
Minutes from the Cibola National Forest
14 minutes to the El Morro National Monument
14 minutes to the El Malpais National Monument
18 minutes to the Ice Cave and Bandera Volcano
25 minutes to Ramah, New Mexico : Population 400
30 minutes to Ramah Reservoir
30 minutes to the Oso Ridge Lookout
42 minutes to Interstate 40
43 minutes to Milan, New Mexico : Population 3,200
46 minutes to Grants, New Mexico: Population 10,000
1 hour 6 minutes to the Bluewater State Park
1 hour 11 minutes to Gallup, New Mexico : Population 21,700
1 hour 31 minutes to the La Mosca Lookout Tower of Mount Taylor
1 hour 51 minutes to Albuquerque, NM : Population 556,000