Archive for the ‘Ranches For Sale’ Category

Summer in the Colorado Rockies: An Article Featuring the North Fork Ranch

September 11th, 2013

It is not too late to imagine a perfect summer day. A gentle wind washes over you as the sun beams down from a cobalt sky. All around you a stunning mountain panorama unfolds—rocky peaks and emerald valleys, soaring pine trees and cold, babbling brooks. Click here to read more in the article on why Colorado is considered the ultimate playground.

The North Fork Ranch, an exceptional fly fishing and dude ranch, is also featured in this article.

New Colorado Listing – North Fork Ranch

October 18th, 2012

Located in Conifer, Colorado, in Jefferson County, the North Fork Ranch is an ideal secluded corporate retreat or private family getaway. This 505-acre ranch enjoys exceptional recreational opportunities all within a 1-hour drive to Denver. With over half a mile of the North Fork of the South Platte River flowing through the property, the ranch offers excellent fly fishing a stone’s throw from the lodge. This Orvis-endorsed lodge and ranch operation enjoys guided trophy trout fishing for anglers of all skills levels. » More: New Colorado Listing – North Fork Ranch

The Lodge at Keyah Grande

September 25th, 2012

 

A luxurious wilderness retreat in the heart of the San Juan Mountains, the Lodge at Keyah Grande is located 10 miles west of Pagosa Springs and 45 miles east of Durango, Colorado. This is a serene and inspiring retreat offering adventures in nature. With eight well-appointed guest suites the Lodge boasts modern technology, unique architecture, classical art and international décor, creating an elegant and tranquil setting. The grand living spaces and 500-acre “backyard” are open for ATV rides, entertaining, inspiring hikes and trophy elk hunts. Enjoy wildlife viewing from the dramatic “flying deck”, which extends from the ridgeline off the backside of the Lodge, and share the day’s stories around the African-inspired fire pit. Hunting is excellentand more opportunities prevail on adjacent public land (elk, Mule deer, mountain lion, bear and turkey). The Lodge has been featured in numerous publications and was named one of the Top New Hotels of 2006 in Condé Nast Magazine.

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Finger Rock Ranch – Yampa, Colorado

May 24th, 2012

Finger Rock Ranch consists of 351 acres and lies in the heart of the beautiful and picturesque Yampa Valley. The area has a rich history of tremendous Old West cattle drives as well as agricultural production and tremendous recreational opportunities. The ranch is almost equidistant between Steamboat and Vail, with a short drive to everything necessary for entertainment and recreation. Finger Rock Ranch is a real opportunity for a Buyer to discover privacy and the beauty that Yampa Valley is famous for. Finger Rock could be used as an equestrian property, hobby ranch, recreational headquarters or mountain getaway home. This Colorado ranch for sale is also easily accessible off a well-maintained state highway and could be a year-round residence. Offering price is $985,000. » More: Finger Rock Ranch – Yampa, Colorado

Colorado Ranches for Sale!

January 6th, 2012

John Denver had it figured out when he sang about the Colorado rocky mountain high! Live Water Properties features breathtaking ranch properties throughout Colorado. These Colorado ranches for sale are the finest recreational properties available, whether set on one of the state’s famed rivers, shoulder to shoulder with pristine national forest, or perched above a spectacular mountain vista, opportunities abound. With endless opportunities for skiing, fishing and hunting enthusiasts alike, Colorado is the destination for outdoor lovers interested in owning ranch real estate.  » More: Colorado Ranches for Sale!

Angling Legend Stu Apte Fishes Yampa TailWaters Preserve

September 12th, 2011

Come fish with us on the Yampa TailWaters Preserve!

Fly fishing legend Stu Apte enjoyed sensational dry fly fishing last week on the Live Water Properties listing Yampa Tailwaters Preserve in Steamboat Springs, Colorado.  While Stu is most widely recognized for his success chasing tarpon in the Florida Keys, he still enjoys the peaceful respite and grand splendor of site-casting to eager rainbows in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. » More: Angling Legend Stu Apte Fishes Yampa TailWaters Preserve

Ohio Creek Elk Ranch – Gunnison, Colorado

June 29th, 2011

Ohio Creek Elk Ranch is located near Gunnison, Colorado, in the picturesque Ohio Creek Valley.  The property consists of 372 acres providing an idyllic mix of aspen and pine trees with lush open meadows.  The ranch borders the famous West Elk Wilderness and provides the outdoorsman with out-the-door hunting and fishing opportunities.  The majority of the ranch is currently in a conservation easement with Colorado Open Lands; however the use of the ranch for building homes, livestock and recreational enjoyment is not as limited.  A property of this size with access to the Gunnison National Forest and the West Elk Wilderness is certainly a rarity. 

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Colorado Spring Success

April 20th, 2011

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During a time when the rivers can be in flux due to variable dam releases to make room for the surging snowmelt, and many area tributaires are running high and off color, finding a piece of water that fishes well can take a little extra research. The answer for Live Water Properties broker’s Alex Maher and Brian Hartley was an expectionally scenic and productive tailwater in Northern Colorado. 

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Springtime on Antero Mountain Ranch

April 18th, 2011

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The views can only be described as one of a kind, boasting clear site lines to the famed Chalk Cliffs, Mount Princeton (14,197 ft), as well as many other breathtaking vistas.  Next to the home, a small mountain creek meanders down the hillside through a lush grove of old growth aspens. The ranch consists of aspen meadows, cedar covered ridges and open Ponderosa forests. The entire perimeter of the ranch is fenced allowing for plenty of roaming room for horses. This ranch is located conveniently close to both Salida and Buena Vista and within a 2-hour drive to Aspen, Vail or Breckenridge.  » More: Springtime on Antero Mountain Ranch

Live Water Properties at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Convention

March 17th, 2011

robbnelsonLive Water Properties Broker Robb Nelson and son Brady at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Convention pictured with “Larry the Cable Guy” (Dan Whitney) in Denver last month.

Brady and Robb got to hang out with Dan Whitney backstage before the show and during the show, Dan autographed the hat he was wearing and threw it to Brady!  A great time had by all.