Mountain property borders BLM For Sale
This western Colorado recreational mountain 40 acre property is just 40 quick minutes from Grand Junction Regional Airport and minutes from the Grand Mesa National Forest. Located just outside of Mesa, CO 81643 in Game Management Unit 421, this mountain property is ideally located to be your base camp for elk hunting. Big-game hunting in the area is great and elk and mule deer roam this property—sometimes herds containing hundreds of elk. There are no utilities to this Mesa County property, but it would make an excellent place to build a cabin with BLM public land access on 3 sides.
Nearby Grand Mesa National Forest offers countless outdoor activities—just minutes away
The Grand Mesa is the world’s largest flat-topped mountain and is one of western Colorado’s best kept secrets. With nearly 350,000 acres—the Grand Mesa is home to the Grand Mesa National Forest. The Grand Mesa is an outdoor lovers dream—with over 300 lakes and miles of forest service roads, hiking trails and riding trails. Summer season offers anglers plenty of trout fishing opportunities or you can explore the Grand Mesa on foot, mountain biking trails, motorcycle, ATV trails or Equestrian trails. Fall on the Grand Mesa brings gorgeous colors from the aspen trees and marks the beginning of hunting season. Big game hunting is excellent for elk, mule deer, bear, turkey and moose. Elk herds on the Grand Mesa are managed for size—with approximately 10,000 animals and a 1:4 bull to cow ratio. Winter on the Grand Mesa offers miles of groomed Nordic ski trails, snowshoeing, ice-fishing and of course Powderhorn Mountain Resort for the downhill skiing or snow boarding enthusiasts.
*The adjacent 40 acres with irrigation water and 20 acres of hay field is also for sale