Miranda's Sheep Pen Ranch
Just Listed - 1240 acres - $1,500,000 Nestled in the far Southeast Corner of Colorado, about 20 miles due south of Kim Coloradolies the +/- 1240 acres of the Mirandas Sheep Pen Ranch. This incredible family holding has been in the same family (homesteaded back in 1907) for 110 years and has never been on the market! This end-of-the-road ranch, while improved for cattle with a great well and extensive end-to-end waterline/drinkers system, has not had cattle or hunting on the ranch for many years. Featuring mule deer up to and including World Class status, the Mirandas Sheep Pen Ranch is in the very heart of the Southeast Colorado plains Elk Units, featuring unlimited OTC elk tags from September 1st through January 31st each year. Yes 5 full months, buy as many tags as you like, weapon of choice, either sex and Page 37 of the Colorado Big Game Hunting Proclamation. The property carries a healthy herd of pronghorn antelope. Rocky mountain big horns also call the canyons and mesas their home as well as bear, lion, doves and blue quail. This ranch history goes back to a rumored robbers roost where bandits would hideout while robbing the old Wells Fargo Freight lines that ran through the area. This jewel is that well hidden!!! An excellent well compliments the old homestead headquarters with an extensive set of newly improved waterlines and drinkers that go end-to-end all across the canyons and mesas of the ranch. A very extensive road system allows for all corners of the ranch to be easily accessible for all miles and miles of side-by-side and ATV trails to explore and scout with the kids & grandkids. A sportsman can hunt this one until his/her 90s. Dirttanks compliment the end-to-end waterline/drinker system that keeps game on the ranch year round. The valleys are loaded with high protein Gramma Grass and the side hills are loaded with mountain mahogany, oak, pinon juniper and some ponderosas. The mesas are scattered parks and meadows with +/- 800 - 1000 ft. vertical drop. Whether you bow hunt the water holes, spot and stalk, call em in or shoot 1000 yd. rifles, the Miranda is the one youre looking for. Enjoy your trail cams, exploring the trails, finding the robbers roost or the early settlers remnants to caves where the natives called home - all fun with the family. This ranch is all about character. Run a few cows if you like. The incredible game habitat is just a bonus. This recently discovered corner of Colorado, located in Las Animas County, is producing some incredible bull elk and some years a top-3 producer for Colorados entry into the Mule Deer B&C Record Book. There are bucks that make trophy status that live and die of old age on the Miranda The ranch is located approximately 2 to 4 hours from anywhere on the front range of Colorado and 2.5 hours to Amarillo. This end of the road sportsman paradise wont last long so call today for a qualified showing, Co brokers welcome. $1209 per acre.