With 235 acres, Circle Lazy R Ranch is an exceptional, destination mountain property sitting in a private, secluded valley. This location offers expansive meadows, ponderosa and aspen covered mountains, year-round water and incredible Denver metropolitan skyline views, yet is still close enough to amenities forming a perfect complement of wilderness and civilization.LOCATION: Hidden just 10 minutes south of Evergreen, Colorado and less than 30 minutes from downtown Denver, the Ranch has quick access to Evergreen on the west end of the property and on the east side an alternative route to Denver via State Highway 285.WATER: With an abundance of water and two wells, this private valley boasts numerous ponds, running creek bottoms and natural springs creating great habitat for wildlife, livestock and other domestic animals. An additional seasonal creek flows through the valley bottom. One could spend countless hours traversing the landscape, following the water as it flows. Each pond holds good water year-round and could be easily stocked. There is truly no lack of water on this property!HOMES/ IMPROVEMENTS: Forming an octagon near the top of the mountain lies a native moss stone home with two bedrooms, one bathroom and a spectacular panorama of both the secluded valley and the metropolitan plains below. Featured is a massive moss stone sunken fireplace to enjoy the breathtaking vistas. A handy studio sits atop a detached two-vehicle main garage. Higher up the mountain above the house is a large leveled area, awaiting the dream home. One of three barns, a horse barn built on the side of the mountain accommodates easy loading/storage of hay on its top floor, with a trap door to the indoor stables below, complimented by an outdoor corral. The Ranch has two other barns, one with a top floor studio. There are two versatile subterranean concrete cellars, most recently serving as a tack-house and wine or root cellar.TOPOGRAPHY: With diverse topography, the Ranch is comprised of a mixture of expansive meadows, heavily timbered forests, high tree lined ridges, rock outcroppings and carved creek bottoms.This diverse terrain offers a number of benefits to any landowner; and with no conservation easements and several acres of raw, recreational land, the development and expansion opportunities for the ranch are endless!HUNTING/ RECREATION: The sheltered valley habitat attracts a variety of wildlife including elk, mule deer, bear, moose, turkey and more. The property sports an array of wildlife signs and tracks. Located in Game Unit 39, this area is known for large elk herds of trophy quality.Circle Lazy R Ranch is truly a rare multifaceted property with exceptional operational and recreational features in a highly desirable location. Not often do you find a ranch of this size, quality or diversity. Don't miss your chance to own this one-of-a-kind recreational, mountain retreat!