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Next to 6,000 Acres of Public Land

Turkey Ridge Road South, Walsenburg , Colorado 81089 - Huerfano County
$29,900 40 Acres
Property ID 4634038


Next to 6,000 Acres of Public Land with River & Canyon

40 Acre Ranch just 20 miles from Walsenburg, Colorado with unobstructed views of the Spanish Peaks, Sangre de Cristo, Silver and Greenhorn Mountains.

6,000 Acres of Public Land that contains the Cucharas River and Cucharas Canyon is located less than a mile East of the property. Activities include Hunting, Backpacking, Hiking, Wildlife Viewing, Bird Watching, Photography & More. Native Wildlife includes Bighorn Sheep, Black Bear, Elk, Mule Deer, White-Tailed Deer, Pronghorn & Mountain Lions.

The use of an RV, Motorhome, Camper, Pick-Up, Camp Trailer, Tent or other similar accommodation on the property is permitted for recreational purposes, just not for a permanent residence.

Permanent homes may be build along with accessory buildings.

1,200 square feet minimum for site built homes.

1,000 square feet minimum for double-wide manufactured / mobile homes.

Electric lines and poles, along with underground telephone and Internet lines, are already in place along Turkey Ridge Road South.

60 foot easement for ingress, egress and utilities along that Southern boundary of the property from Turkey Ridge Road South.

Electric is provided by San Isabel Electric

CenturyLink provides telephone & DSL Internet service

High-Speed Internet is available through HughesNet

Cable is available through DirecTV

There are homes, accessory buildings and ranches on nearby parcels in Turkey Ridge Ranch (see photos).

Just 30 minutes from the town of Walsenburg where you will find groceries, supplies, medical care, schools and professional services.

Close to State Highway 69 and Interstate 25.

The Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center in Walsenburg has a Level IV Trauma Center, specialty clinics and the 5 Star Rated Spanish Peaks Veterans Community Living Center.

Near the Spanish Peaks, Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Greenhorn Mountain, Little and Big Sheep Mountains, Silver Mountain and Mt. Mestas. Nearby you will find the San Isabel National Forest.

Lathrop State Park is just South of Walsenburg. Lathrop State Park is Colorado's first State Park and consists of 1,594 Acres. Nestled in the shadow of the Spanish Peaks, Lathrop State Park has two lakes; Martin Lake and Horseshoe Lake. Activities at Lathrop State Park include Boating, Swimming, Jet Skiing, Water Skiing, Camping, Fishing, Golfing, Archery, Hunting for Waterfowl and Small Game. For more information visit the park's Website.

Multiple nearby land owners have successfully drilled water wells on their properties based on well permit data from the Colorado Division of Water Resources.

There is no time limit to build.

Parcel Size: 40 Acres M/L

Legal Description: Lot 123D, Turkey Ridge Ranch

Property Taxes: $14 / year

Title: Free & Clear

Conveyance: Special Warranty Deed

Approximate Distance to Nearby Cities & Points of Interest

Less than 1 Mile to 6,000 Acres of Public Land that contains the Cucharas River and Cucharas Canyon

30 minutes to Walsenburg, CO : Population 3,200

1 hour to Trinidad, CO : Population 9,200

1 hour & 15 minutes to Pueblo, CO : Population 108,000

2 hours to Colorado Springs, CO : Population 440,000

3 hours to Denver, CO : Population 650,000

GPS Coordinates

Northwest Corner: 37.827078, -104.596357

Northeast Corner: 37.827090, -104.593035

Southeast Corner: 37.822100, -104.593027

Southwest Corner: 37.822105, -104.596339

Center Point: 37.824684, -104.594734

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Mule Deer
Whitetail Deer

Proposed Use
Recreational, RV, Mobile Home, Barndominium
Residential Single

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