Located within coveted trophy elk and mule deer hunting units with the current owner receiving two landowner tags for each species.
The property is also just minutes from the famed Miracle Mile and Grey Reef portions of the North Platte River, as well as Seminoe and Pathfinder Reservoirs offering some the best fly-fishing in the state.
Comprised of nearly 9,000 total acres, 1,441 deeded acres, 6,920 acres BLM lease, and 481 acres of State lease.
Given the ranch’s strategic location it offers almost exclusive hunting on the surrounding public lands.
The Seminoe Mountain Ranch offers an incredibly diverse setting with lake frontage along Seminoe Reservoir along the western boundary of one of its BLM’s grazing permits.
The ranch is situated in a stunning setting surrounded by the Shirley Mountains to the east, Elk Mountain to the south, and Seminoe and Ferris Mountains to the west. The diverse terrain consists of creek bottoms, rock out croppings, timbered hillsides, rolling grasslands, and shoreline.
Improvements consist of a 1,188 sq. ft. home with a covered front porch, and 1,200 sq. ft. shop attached to the back of the house. Both built in 1998.
Abundant recreational opportunities include fishing/boating in the Bighorn River, excellent hunting for mule deer, waterfowl, upland birds, and other small game. The 2.5 acre pond could be stocked with fish as well.
Approximately 100 miles from the east gate to Yellowstone National Park, and 30 miles from the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area.
149.6 acres of adjudicated water rights
Located approximately 3 miles southeast of Greybull, WY, 17 miles west of Shell, WY, and 53 miles from Cody, WY.
Several medical service providers are located in Big Horn County, and the Yellowstone Regional Airport is less than an hour away in Cody with daily commercial flights to and from Denver, CO Salt Lake City, UT, and Chicago, IL.
Packer Lake Farm benefits from nearly 367 acres of flood irrigated cropland with very early 1891 “Direct Flow” rights.
Packer Lake a small public accessible lake of approximately 96 acres creates the southern boundary of the property and provides a valuable recreation component and production component to the Packer Lake Farm.
With the early direct flow water rights there are no irrigation assessments associated with the farm, which are currently $25 per acre.
Packer Lake provides a valuable water storage system for the farm, and also provides some of its very own private stretch of Packer Lake Frontage.
Direct county road access on 2 sides.
The farm ground is square and flat and would lend itself well for pivot installation.
The ranch has an incredible recreational resource in the form of nearly 1-mile of the Encampment River and various pond/oxbow aquatic features. The Encampment River is a world-renown wild trout fishery in the region, with blue ribbon designation, ranking in the top 3% of all of Wyoming waters.
The ranch is located within a recreational hub, known for great big-game hunting, winter recreational sports, hiking, biking, and world-class fly fishing, including the Encampment River and nearby North Platte River.
The ranch has natural beauty with a natural cottonwood riparian forest and lush native grassland meadows, all at the base of the stunning Sierra Madre mountain range.
Near the exclusive and world-renowned Old Baldy Club, Brush Creek Ranch, and A Bar A Guest Ranch.
Significant stream improvement projects have been completed on the property through a collaboration and cost-sharing initiative with Trout Unlimited.
Well-developed private setting with endless possibilities
Ideal size for horses, those 4-H projects, or other small ag operation
Close proximity to the towns of Ft. Laramie, Torrington, and Wheatland, Wyoming
3 hrs from Denver, Colorado with great access off the pavement and maintained roads
2,300 sq. ft. 3-bedroom main home with detached oversized garage, 1,200 sqft guest quarters, log bunkhouse, 40 x 40 insulated shop with attached 40 x 60 insulated RV Barn, open-faced shed, and livestock corrals