The Red Barn Ranch is a diverse property that spans over 680 deeded acres and is located halfway in between Vail and Steamboat Springs, Colorado. This property includes everything a great Western Ranch should; phenomenal big game hunting, irrigated meadows, live water, outbuildings, and virtually endless views!
Located 5 miles west of the small town of McCoy, the ranch ranges from 7,800 to 8,500 feet in elevation, boasts mild winters, and is easily accessible year-round from a well-maintained county road. Views from the property are almost endless and include the Colorado River, King Mountain, Yarmony Mountain, Black Mountain, and the Gore Range. The comparatively mild winters and diverse ecosystem help hold big game and cattle on property year-round.
Hunting: The Red Barn Ranch is located in GMU 26 and offers Over-The-Counter Elk tags for Archery, 2nd, and 3rd Rifle Seasons. Along with great elk hunting, this area is known for producing trophy mule deer as well as plenty of opportunities to hunt black bear, mt. lion and Grouse. The ranch will qualify for the Colorado Park and Wildlifes Landowner Preference Program and depending on the season vouchers are relatively easy to draw. You can realistically expect to hunt 180-200 inch plus deer in this area! This ranch borders thousands of acres of BLM which allows one to continue hunting, hiking, or riding for miles and miles. Check back soon for updated trail-camera pics!
Additional Ranch Attributes: - In addition to irrigating fields, there are adequate water rights and topography to create multiple ponds. -Diverse mix of vegetation, including aspen groves, cedars, oak brush, pinon pine, and evergreens -The property is an excellent candidate for multiple conservation easement or guest ranch -Only 5 miles to the Colorado River to enjoy some of the best fly-fishing and rafting in Colorado! -All Mineral Rights, owned by the Seller and appurtenant to the ranch shall pass to Buyer -In addition Antelope Creek running the length of the property, there are multiple springs and smaller creeks that act as water sources for both livestock and wildlife. -- Eagle County Airport is only 35 miles away and caters to private jets as well as daily commercial flights from Denver and Dallas / Fort Worth.
*The Red Barn Ranch is part of the larger "McCoy Ranch" which includes an additional 416 acres, multiple homes, outbuildings, workshop, irrigated fields, and expansive grazing leases.
Whether you're looking for the perfect mountain property to build on or a trophy big game hunting ranch, the Red Barn Ranch checks all the boxes! Qualified Buyers contact Blayne St. James or Mike Callan to schedule your own personal showing of this unique property.