Smith River Ranch – Perfect 293-Acre Riverfront Retreat in Texas!


Lampasas COUNTY
LISTING # 42281-39149

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Escape to this breathtaking Texas Hill Country 293-acre sanctuary boasting access to the pristine Lampasas River, set against the rolling hills & native pasture lands. Includes a rustic hay barn, massive 40 x 80 enclosed equipment barn, & beautiful stone veneered home with traditional amenities. Embrace the tranquility of nature with a private pool, livestock pond, and scenic river frontage. Ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, featuring four hunting blinds and abundant trophy deer. Experience the epitome of Texas ranch living in this unparalleled retreat.

Location: 9 miles NE of Lampasas, TX / 5 miles NW of Kempner, TX / 74 miles NW of Downtown Austin, TX

Property Features: 

Expansive River Frontage: Over 4900 LF of access to the clear water Lampasas River, set against a backdrop of rolling hills with elevations between 100-150+ feet.

Exceptional Landscape: Immaculately manicured grounds, high fencing, MLD3 wildlife permitted areas, and a mix of native wooded zones alongside riverbanks, pastures, and farmlands cultivated for coastal grass.

Agricultural Foundations: Existing cattle pens and pastures currently under lease for grazing, maintaining the property’s Ag Exemption status.

Luxurious Main Residence: A sprawling 2905 sqft home featuring 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, and 2 half baths. Includes covered 3 car parking and a detached garage suitable for a small vehicle or ATV.

Recreational Features: Newly constructed swimming pool offering panoramic views of the river and countryside, plus a large 40×80 ft barn with additional covered parking and 5 bays with 10 & 12 ft roll-up doors.

Utilities & Amenities: Connected to Kempner City water, underground utilities, and an operational well. High fence surrounds the entire property with an electric gate entrance.

Wildlife & Conservation: Home to an array of wildlife, including whitetail deer, axis, dove, turkey, and more, supported by MLD Level 3 permits. Sale includes all deer blinds and feeders.

Access & Location: Easily accessible with well-maintained roads, multiple cattle guards, and just a drive away from Austin, Killeen, Waco, Lampasas, and Fort Worth.

Ideal Use: Perfect as a homestead, hunting, fishing, or recreational estate, the Smith River Ranch offers a blend of luxury living and the rugged beauty of the Texas Hill Country.

Additional Information: Seller will convey 100% of owned mineral rights. Discover the unparalleled beauty and potential of this exclusive property, a true “ShowPlace” along the Lampasas River.

Embark on a life of serene luxury and adventure at the Smith River Ranch, where the Texas Hill Country meets unmatched elegance and conservation.



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With over 30 years of experience as a Helicopter Pilot, Corey Montgomery brings a unique perspective to the world of real estate. His journey began in the skies, gathering cattle and piloting for deer captures since 1992. His expertise extends to managing Triple T permits, Scientific Research Permits for native game and exotic wildlife, as well as Animal Damage Control Contracts along the Southwest Border. Corey's vast experience spans across diverse landscapes, from the shores of the Sea of Cortez in Sonora, Mexico, to the rugged West Texas mountains of Alpine. He's traversed gravel ridges in Zapata and even worked on the iconic King Ranch along the inter-coastal waterway. His hands-on approach shines through as he's constructed game pens and installed miles upon miles of fence lines, showcasing his deep understanding of the intricacies of Texas ranches. When it comes to real estate, Corey Montgomery is more than an agent; he's a true Texan with a profound connection to the land he's worked on for decades. Whether you're seeking to buy or sell a ranch property, Corey's unparalleled expertise and extensive network ensure a seamless experience from start to finish. Contact Corey today to embark on your Texas ranch real estate journey.

4503 FM 1715,




Smith River Ranch – Perfect 293-Acre Riverfront Retreat in Texas!


Corey Montgomery