Colorado horse property in Eckert, CO
This western Colorado horse property is located in Eckert, CO 81418 and consists of 39 total acres. The property is extremely secluded and has a simple, but nice 1,134 sq. ft. home with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and a detached two-car garage–which are both quite functional–however underground electric has been installed to a portion of the property that would be an amazing location for a dream home. Views to the north and west of this Colorado horse property take in the Grand Mesa, known as the world’s largest flattop mountain and home to the Grand Mesa National Forest–encompassing over 350,000 acres and miles and miles of equestrian trails. The existing ranch home is quite nice and would function acceptably as a temporary residence, ranch manager’s housing, guest house or main home–if a luxury showpiece home is not in your budget.
39 mixed use horse acreage for sale
This Colorado horse property comes with irrigation water rights, an apple orchard, two seasonal ditches and approximately 4 acres currently planted in grass/alfalfa hay. The owners had the foresight to bring underground utilities into the property to a future building site which would offer incredible seclusion and very nice views of the Grand Mesa to the north and west. Along the seasonal ditches that run through the property are some very nice shade trees. In addition to horses, the owners currently run a few head of beef cattle each year and the perimeter and cross fencing allows for rotational grazing and irrigation practices. The focal point of this gorgeous Colorado horse property however, is the horse barn. The incredible barn features 6-stalls, a center isle, tack room, storage room, office, full bathroom and an inside wash bay. In addition to the barn, the property is cross fenced, includes a riding arena, multiple paddock areas, two loafing sheds, and a round pen. This Colorado horse property could function as a commercial stable for boarding or it could offer incredible amenities for your personal horse habit.
Colorado horse property located near the Grand Mesa
If you aren’t familiar with the Grand Mesa in western Colorado–you aren’t alone! This incredible flattop mountain sits above this Colorado horse property and offers countless outdoor recreational activities. If you are looking for a place to live the Colorado lifestyle–this is it. The Grand Mesa is home to over 300 lakes and reservoirs and miles of trails traverse the flowing terrain with a top elevation of over 11,000 ft. The Grand Mesa offers endless hours of hiking, biking, camping and horseback riding terrain and the fun doesn’t just happen in the summertime. Big game hunting on the Grand Mesa offers excellent opportunities with large elk and mule deer populations as well as black bear, wild turkey, and even moose. Winter months give way to snowmobilers, Nordic skiers, snowshoers and ice fishers–and Powerhorn Ski Resort is less than an hour away. For the golfing enthusiast–Cedaredge Golf Club and Devils Thumb Golf Club–two very nice public 18-hole courses are nearby.