Brees Ranch, located a few miles west of Laramie, Wyoming, is a highly sought after grass ranch consisting of approximately 5,507 deeded acres and 1,280 leased acres in one large contiguous parcel. Directly adjacent to the Laramie Regional Airport, the property is a well-sodded parcel, with impressive access and close proximity to town.
The property consists of 6,787 flat to rolling acres that are well sodded throughout the entire property, making the utilization and access of the whole property very easy. Absent of any expensive improvements, this ranch is a very well priced parcel capable of appreciating for years to come with a little direction and investment into the cattle infrastructure.
- Average annual precipitation: 10 inches
- Average January temperature: High: 32°, Low: 10°
- Average July temperature: High: 80°, Low: 42°
- Days of Sunshine per year: 300+
The ranch is conveniently located in Laramie, Wyoming. The historic downtown area of Laramie remains much as it was in the late 1800s, however the University of Wyoming brings with it a lively atmosphere including upscale shopping, dining and entertainment, giving it a modern advantage. Nestled in a valley between the Laramie Range and the Snowy Range, this area of Wyoming is a popular destination for a wide variety of outdoor enthusiasts. The surrounding Medicine Bow and Roosevelt National Forests offer four seasons of outdoor activities, and the granite formations at Wyoming’s Vedauwoo State Park are celebrated by rock climbers around the world. Fly fishermen and rafters are also attracted to the area because of the Laramie River which is known as an excellent brown trout fishery. The Laramie River runs through the town toward its confluence with the North Platte River east of the Laramie Range. Laramie is the County seat for Albany County, and offers all services including grocery stores, restaurants, hotels, regional airport, banks, hospital, veterinary services, farm equipment dealers and feed stores.
The ranch and surrounding area is rich with scenic beauty and endless recreational opportunities. Outdoor enthusiasts are attracted to the area in and around Laramie due to the abundance of nearby public land. Medicine Bow National Forest in Wyoming has tens of thousands of acres to hike, ride, fish, hunt, cross-country ski or enjoy however you please. In the winter, the Snowy Range Ski Area is about 25 miles west of the ranch and offers downhill skiing and hundreds of miles of groomed snowmobile trails.
Brees Ranch is a nice parcel that is virtually a clean slate, and would make for an excellent stand-alone ranch operation with some vision and direction in ranching improvements. This will be a solid investment for years to come.