Call or Text LANDiO anytime at 713-597-7670 for questions or to purchase this property. Please reference the LANDiO Property ID: CO_Rio-Grande_00001
10 Acre Mountain Ranch with breathtaking views bordering the Rio Grande National Forest.
This unique property borders the Rio Grande National Forest on the ENTIRE Northern and Southern Boundaries.
The Rio Grande National Forest offers a variety of recreation on 1.83 MILLION acres of public land.
Surrounded by various mesas & mountain peaks, this beautiful mountain property has a varied topography creating an elevation variance of 8,200 - 8,400 feet.
A few of the surrounding mountains that you can see identified on the map include:
Dog Mountain, Elevation 9,658 Feet
Horsehoe Mountain, Elevation 13,905 Feet
Pintada Mountain, Elevation 12,840
Being located right next to the National Forest, this area is abundantly rich in native wildlife, with multiple wildlife tracks and droppings found on the property. See photos for more detail.
The property is located in GMU 80, which is home to many native species including Bears, Pronghorn Antelope, Elk and Deer. Find the 2018 - 2019 Big Game Hunting Guide for this region on the LANDiO Website.
In addition to the opportunities in the National Forest, youll find a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities in this region, from a breathtaking waterfall hike just over an hour from the property, to fishing at Terrace Reservoir. See below for proximity to recreational points of interests & more info regarding those places.
This property is zoned AE (Agricultural Estate). Per the Rio Grande County Land Use Code, Mobile Homes built after 1976 are permitted with a Conditional Use Permit.
RVs and Campers are permitted for up to 30 days with an approved septic system once a primary use has already been established for the property. RVs may be occupied while constructing a new residence for that time period as allowed per the Building Department.
View the Rio Grande County Land Use Code the LANDiO Website
Nearby land owners have developed their properties with site built homes, cabins, corrals and accessory buildings. See photos for more detail.
Based on well logs from the Colorado Division of Water Resources, there was a well installed at the neighboring parcel just around 800 feet from the Western Boundary. The well log shows the total well depth as 214 ft, producing between 3-4 gallons per minute.
Electricity lines & poles are located 3.25 miles East of the property.
Parcel Size: 10 Acres M/L
LANDiO Property ID: CO_Rio-Grande_00001
Legal Description: W2E2NW4NE4 SEC 28-39-6
Title: Free & Clear
Conveyance: Warranty Deed
Elevation: 8,300 feet
Approximate Distance to Nearby Cities & Points of Interest
10 minutes to Capulin, CO
11.8 miles to Monte Vista, CO : Population 4,200
18.2 miles to Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge
31 miles to Alamosa, CO : Population 10,000
11.2 miles to Del Norte, CO : Population 1,600
27 miles to South Fork, CO
34 miles to Terrace Reservoir
36 miles to San Luis State Wildlife Area
37 miles to Hot Creek State Wildlife Area
38 miles to the Great Sand Dunes National Park
40 miles to Blanca Wetlands
46 miles to the Wolf Creek Ski Area
50 miles to Zapata Falls
50 miles to Blanca Peak
152 miles to Pueblo, CO : Population 110,000
194 miles to Colorado Springs, CO : Population 500,000
224 miles to Denver, CO : Population over 1 Million