Desert Ranch in Brothers, Oregon
This High Desert Ranch in Brothers, Oregon is only 45 minutes east from Bend Oregon off Hwy 20. The owner has been running 500 head of mother cows and with only purchasing 500 tons of hay. The BLM and Forest Permits are out the back gate making it easy to trail cattle. The range is in good shape with native bunch grasses.
This is a large ranch with 7,284 acres of deeded, 55,967 acres of BLM land and 93,000 acres of National Forest Land that is watered with mostly pipelines from a well. There are very adequate cattle working corrals that have a hydraulic chute, Powder River alley & tub, and Powell Cattle scales. This Eastern Oregon Ranch is a cowboy outfit on the High Desert.
Location: Approximately 39 miles east of Bend Oregon
Acreage: 7284.62 acres deeded native rangeland
Type Allotment # Name Head Dates Total AUM’s
BLM 15235 Moffitt 228 3/1 – 2/28 2326
Forest – Sand Springs 600 5/15 – 9/30 2407 *
*Total grazing days limited to 122
There is a permitted water right for 320 acres which still needs the improvements developed.
Permit #G-18147 with a priority date of Oct 13, 2015
Wells: 1 – stock
- Older house possible teardown
- Set of working corrals
- Feed bunks
- Hydraulic chute
- Powell cattle scales
- Powder River tub & alley
- Guard rail framed corrals
- Calving barn
- Pole constructed shop with dirt floor
- Hay sheds