Posts Tagged ‘trout’

Price Reduced – Sleeping Dog Ranch

September 18th, 2012

 

The 309-acre Sleeping Dog Ranch is located in southwestern Colorado in the picturesque San Juan Mountain Range.  Situated 20 miles from Lake City, Colorado, the resort community of Gunnison is 50 minutes away.  Gunnison offers all the recreation in Gunnison National Park, as well as shopping needs and a 10,000 ft airstrip at the full-service airport FBO. The ranch sits between striking alpine peaks at approximately 9,000 feet in elevation, surrounded by hundreds of thousands of acres of public lands. Roughly two miles of Cebolla Creek flows through the ranch and has exceptional fishing.  Many recreational opportunities are out-the-door with jeep, ATV, hiking and horseback riding trails in multiple directions. » More: Price Reduced – Sleeping Dog Ranch

Colorado Rivers and Streams Benefit from Lease of Water Rights

July 6th, 2012

A recent article from The Denver Post says that this year’s looming drought has prompted a new push to prevent harm to streams and rivers by temporarily leasing water normally diverted to household taps, farms and ranchlands. Water authorities and conservation groups say that these leases ensure sufficient water in streams and rivers will mean the difference between life and death for fish, bugs, animals and riparian vegetation.  » More: Colorado Rivers and Streams Benefit from Lease of Water Rights

Sold! Yampa TailWaters Preserve: Legacy Fishing Retreat

January 25th, 2012

Congratulations to Alex Maher, Brian Hartley and Ben Pierce for the closing of this Colorado ranch! Yampa TailWaters Preserve is a legacy fishing retreat offering arguably, the single best, private tailwater fishery in North America given its year-round fishing season. Large rainbow and brown trout migrate up 128 miles of the undammed Yampa River to spawn and reside in this first mile and three quarters of tailwaters below Catamount Dam. The 514-acre ranch is ideally situated in the heart of the amenity-rich splendor of the famed resort valley of Steamboat Springs. With nutrient rich water teeming with trophy trout, this rare offering combines one of the premier fisheries in the country with quiet, peaceful seclusion as well as exceptional accessibility. Yampa TailWaters Preserve boasts approximately a mile and three quarters of both sides of the Yampa River with completely private wild trout fishing that is consistently good in fall, winter, spring and summer. » More: Sold! Yampa TailWaters Preserve: Legacy Fishing Retreat

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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New Colorado Ranch for Sale – Rist Canyon Ranch

August 18th, 2010

dscn0720Rist Canyon Ranch, located near Fort Collins, Colorado, is a spectacular equestrian and recreational offering comprised of 442 acres. The property was originally built as an impressive gentleman’s equestrian ranch for Arabian horses. The horse facilities have been expertly designed and constructed for a small horse breeding or private equestrian operation, complete with vet facilities, mare barn, two separate stallion runs and additional outbuildings. The property provides a perfect mix of aspen and pine trees with lush open meadows, rock outcroppings and a natural spring-fed pond. The 3-acre pond is a focal piece of the ranch and is historically stocked with trout.

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The Live Water Mission

January 7th, 2010

Image for Conference Room2.qxdThe protection, restoration, and enhancement of ranch land with wildlife and trout habitat are paramount as changes in private ownership take place. The importance of each link in these precious ecosystems intensifies as our nation’s populations migrate to pristine mountain regions and our natural landscapes experience additional human traffic.

As Ranch Brokers, we at Live Water Properties, LLC seek to connect these irreplaceable parcels of land with people who value them. Our business is providing seasoned advice and professional service to ensure a sound investment for generations to come. In sharing and respecting our clients’ lifestyles, we are uniquely qualified to assist in each aspect of the ranch ownership process.

New Trout Headwaters Blog

October 28th, 2009

river-school-de1Check out the new Trout Headwaters blog…Experience EcoBlue.  You can find great information regarding river, stream and wetland renewal.  Additional information about Trout Headwaters can be found on the TU site at http://www.troutheadwaters.com/.

Best Fly Fishing Towns

August 21st, 2009

0819_trout-fishing_glenwood-springs_400x280Forbes came out with this list of towns close to some of the best fly fishing waters in North America.  This list is helpful to explain the different diverse regions of North American trout fishing. 

http://www.forbes.com/2009/08/19/trout-fishing-trips-lifestyle-sports-fly-fishing.html

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