Elk Meadow Ranch is an extraordinary 80-acre property situated at an elevation of 8,000 feet, nestled amidst the stunning natural beauty at the base of Rocky Mountain National Park, just 10 miles south of Estes Park, Colorado. Boasting a captivating setting overlooking a vast meadow popular for wildlife, this ranch presents a magical end of the road setting surrounded by 750 acres of National Forest on 3 sides and is unlike many others. Improvements The property features a distinctive off grid barndominium (4,900 total square feet) encompassing a spacious 3-bedroom 3 bathroom living space, attached to a huge shop. As you step inside, the quality-built custom home exudes craftsmanship and comfort, offering an open floor plan and cathedral ceilings. Custom cabinets and upgraded appliances grace the kitchen, while beetle kill ceilings crafted from on-site lumber and a Round Oak pot belly stove add unique character throughout. A large deck provides a serene spot to relish evenings while soaking in breathtaking sunset views over the mountains. The unfinished basement (2,450 square feet), holds boundless potential. It could be a blank canvas awaiting customization based on personal preferences and needs. The attached shop is an additional 4,260 sf feature multiple large garage doors is a huge space for equipment and a plane. This shop would easily cater to the needs of pilots seeking their own high-mountain retreat. A 2000ft FAA certified airstrip offers unparalleled access, making it an ideal landing spot for aviators from anywhere in the country. In addition to the main residence, this property boasts the presence of two charming tiny homes, providing cozy and intimate living spaces amidst the natural surroundings. These tiny homes offer an alternative retreat or accommodation options for guests. Recreation Surrounded by a picturesque landscape of Ponderosa pines, Douglas firs, and Aspen groves interspersed with a large meadow, the property becomes a haven for diverse wildlife including elk, moose, bear, mule deer, bobcat, turkey, and grouse. The area boasts incredible elk hunting opportunities, drawing large numbers of elk year-round. Situated in GMU 20, this property promises unparalleled hunting experiences, renowned for offering some of the finest elk and mule deer hunting opportunities in the State. The ranch offers access to a network of horseback and four-wheel riding trails through the Arapahoe-Roosevelt National Forest, inviting outdoor enthusiasts to explore the natural wonders, engage in activities like rock climbing, fishing, camping, and revel in the boundless recreational possibilities. Location This ranch enjoys a prime location—a 45-minute drive to the vibrant town of Estes Park and just an hour and a half away from the bustling city life of Denver, combining the tranquility of mountain living with convenient access to urban amenities. This unique property, with its blend of exceptional airplane access and pristine natural landscape, presents an unparalleled opportunity for a personal retreat, corporate getaway, or year-round residence in a truly enchanting setting at the gateway to the Rocky Mountain National Park.

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Property Status:
Acreage: 80
Price: $2,400,000  
MLS/Other ID: 1086
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