Legacy Ranches and Fine Sporting Properties

Sandstone Ranch

Larkspur, Colorado (Douglas County)
$18,750,000Sold
2,038 +/- Deeded Acres

With its brilliantly colored red rock formations rising from the lush green meadows, the Sandstone Ranch is quite simply one of the most iconic and scenic properties available in the Front Range of Colorado.

Featuring
Read Less
Read More
  • 2,038 +/- acres with irrigated gentle sloping hay meadows, scenic red rock formations, rocky ridges, forested hillsides, meandering creeks and ponds
  • Secluded and private yet convenient access to the charming town of Larkspur (3 miles) and Castle Rock (15 miles)
  • Represents one of the largest undeveloped properties available along the foothills between Denver and Colorado Springs
  • Common boundary with Pike National Forest for 3.5 miles
  • Historic water rights from 1860s have been used to irrigate 220 acres
  • Classic working ranch and equestrian estate with modern facilities and vintage barns, including 19 farm buildings and 4 homes totaling approximately 33,840 sq. ft.
  • 40 miles south of  Denver, 30 miles from Colorado Springs, 4 miles west of I-25
  • Entitlements from approved Rural Site Plan for 114 lots
  • Exemplary conservation opportunity
Introduction
Read Less
Read More

With its brilliantly colored red rock formations rising from the lush green meadows, the 2,038 acre Sandstone Ranch is quite simply one of the most iconic and scenic properties available in the Front Range of Colorado. Located between Denver and Colorado Springs near the town of Larkspur, the ranch affords convenient access to amenities but is unique in its seclusion and solitude. Situated at the end of a private lane the property opens to rolling pastures lined by meandering creeks and ponds that rise to the forested hillsides of the adjoining National Forest. A working ranch since the 1870s, the property exhibits a balance of historic and modern ranch facilities reflecting the geology, history and vernacular of the area. The property also enjoys entitlements in place for a future equestrian-anchored large-lot residential development. Sandstone Ranch is truly a unique investment opportunity for those seeking a ranch property with stunning scenery and proximity to the Denver.

Co-listed with Jim Capecelatro at Cushman & Wakefield.

Contact Broker

Share This Ranch

Similar Properties

Kolob Mountain Ranch

Zion National Park, Utah (Washington County)

  • Kolob Mountain Ranch is a generational type property situated between Zion National Park which is now the 4th most visited Park in the United States and the 250 acre Kolob Reservoir.
  • This stunning mountain property offers unparalleled recreational opportunities including world class hunting for both mule deer and elk with legitimate opportunities for 400” bull elk and 200” mule deer and easily obtained hunting licenses.
  • This ranch is totally unencumbered, leaving a blank canvas for the next owner to add their mark and continue the tradition of exemplary stewardship. The ranch’s significant conservation values include its adjacency to Zion, extraordinary scenic vistas, geological diversity, and extreme privacy and solitude with close proximity to urban areas.
  • The property itself is characterized by mature stands of aspens and extraordinary panoramic views looking down into the brilliantly colored sandstone cliffs of Beartrap Canyon and Zion National Park.
  • The ranch allows one exclusive access into remote regions of some of the most dramatic canyons in Zion including Bear Trap Canyon, La Verkin Canyon and Chasm Lake, allowing for endless canyoneering, hiking, climbing and rappelling without the crowds typically associated with some areas of the park.
  • Current ownership has painstakingly manicured the property for the benefit of wildlife by utilizing sound forestry and progressive grazing practices to manage the resource and foster game rich habitat.
  • Multiple adjudicated springs and water sources have been developed along with approximately 50 acres of food plots for wildlife.
  • Over 13 miles of well-planned and minimally invasive roads and trails allow for easy access to all points of the ranch.
  • End-of-the-road seclusion and privacy within a scenic 75 minute drive on paved roads from St. George, Regional airport and St. George, Utah along with all the conveniences, goods and services of a mid-sized city.
$18,500,000
1,570 +/- Deeded Acres
101
Price Reduced

The Lower Ranch at Cross Mountain

Craig, Colorado (Moffat & Rio Blanco Counties)

  • Extensive riverine and riparian corridors with frontage on approximately 12 miles of the Yampa River and 6 miles of the Little Snake River
  • Significant water resources with 54.45 cfs of senior water rights out of the Yampa River irrigating over 1,427 acres
  • 27,566 deeded acres intermixed with over 113,000 of acres of BLM and State lands
  • Located within GMU 2 and 10, two of Colorado’s top trophy hunting units, and also GMU 11
  • Incredible recreational opportunities and adventures including whitewater rafting the famed Yampa River
  • Well balanced sheep operation with livestock handling facilities, water resources, and grazing of 7,900 AUM’s on neighboring public lands
  • Adjoins Dinosaur National Monument with its thousand foot high yellow and red sandstone canyon walls rivaling those of the Grand Canyon
  • Prime habitat for Elk, Mule Deer, Pronghorn and Greater Sage Grouse and home to one of the largest migratory elk herds in North America
  • Incomparable conservation values with important wildlife habitat, water resources, riparian areas, native species, and dramatic scenery
$21,000,000
27,566 +/- Deeded Acres
36

Singing River Ranch

Gardner, Colorado (Huerfano County)

  • Scenic, exclusive, and pristine ranch at the base of Blanca Peak, Colorado’s fourth highest peak
  • Protected river valley with end-of-the-road privacy walled by mountains on either side that dead end into the Sangre De Cristo Range
  • The largest remaining private parcel in the valley with spectacular views of surrounding 14,000 foot peaks that rival the Alps and Andes
  • At the Headwaters of the Huerfano River with numerous other streams, creeks and ponds offering fly-fishing for native Rio Grande Cutthroat and other trout
  • Valuable wildlife habitat for trophy elk and deer with bear and bighorn sheep
  • Exquisitely landscaped grounds around headquarters with meandering river, ponds and custom log homes, beautifully restored bunkhouse, barn, and cabins
  • Endless recreational opportunities with mountaineering on neighboring peaks, pack trips to Great Sand Dunes National Park, hiking, mountain biking or pure solitude
  • Adjacent to thousands of acres of national forest, wilderness and other public lands
  • Diverse terrain including alpine, sub-alpine, montane, and foothills, including aspen, pine, fir, spruce, and cottonwood-lined rivers and streams
  • High quality cattle grazing with ample water and grasses with leases on 14,200 acres of adjoining national forest and other public lands
$16,500,000
6,100 +/- Deeded Acres
22
Search
Ranch Filter

Filter Your Selection Below or View All Ranches:

Price Range

Adjust slider to see a specific price range.

Locations
Press to toggle on/off
Acreage

Adjust slider to see a specific acreage range.

Ranch Type
Press to toggle on/off
OR

Type any word of phrase to find relevant properties and articles (ex: "Trees Ranch" or "trophy elk")