Are you drawn to the Western lifestyle and looking to purchase a piece of land you can call your own? Investing in a ranch in Colorado comes with access to a unique blend of natural beauty and long-term financial advantages. The Centennial State offers many opportunities and if the desire is to purchase a ranch strictly from a way-of-life perspective, this place should top your list.
Colorado does not require much advertising. From the breathtaking landscapes, the Rocky Mountains offer the most picturesque backdrop in the entire country. Many outdoor enthusiasts call Colorado their home as opportunities for fishing, hunting, skiing, and hiking are unmatched.
If you’re looking for a working ranch and planning to raise cattle and horses, Colorado’s vast expanses of land and favorable climate create a great environment for agricultural pursuits.
Colorado market has been delivering steady and strong real estate performance. An investment into land is certain to provide a great return. As we are closing on 2023, here are some of the best Colorado ranches for sale on the market.
1. PORTER RANCH | GARFIELD COUNTY | CO
Listed by Jake Hubbell and Loren Williams, this $15,900,000 legacy ranch is the most unique property currently on the market. Located just a few miles south of the town of New Castle, this ranch offers superior water rights, a beautiful year-round climate, irrigated hay meadows, and world-class hunting. The piece of history is what makes this property unique, as it is considered one of the earliest settled ranches on the Western Slope. The Porter Family has held the ranch for the past 5 generations.
2. MOUNTAIN RANCH | OURAY COUNTY | CO
3. LUXURY MOUNTAIN RANCH | EAGLE COUNTY | CO
This architectural masterpiece is currently listed at $4,229,000 by Michael Krieg. Designed, crafted, and built in true Santa Fe style this property was created with the horse owner in mind. Beyond the stunning house, the 45 ft. X 35 ft. horse barn has 5 stalls and 5 pipe paddock areas, with all of them leading out to two separate pastures.
4. Uncompahgre Ranch | MESA COUNTY| CO
Listed by Glen Gaasche and Julie Piland, this historic ranch is in the heart of some of the best hunting areas in Colorado. There are approximately 680 acres in Game Management Unit 62 which is a popular OTC elk unit and limited draw deer unit. This ranch also includes a 155-acre parcel in Unit 61 surrounded by national forest.