TBD County 1 Road, Cripple Creek, Colorado, 80813
Colorado Springs area ranch for sale in the shadow of Pikes Peak bordering BLM for over 5000'. Paradox Ranch boasts spectacular elk hunting on 240 acres of one of the most scenic and private ranches along the front range. This end of the road parcel is located a short 43 miles from Co. Springs and has views of Pike Peak , Sangre De Cristo Mountains, and the Continental Divide. The Ranch has numerous building sites, miles of ATV and horseback trails for endless recreational activities, and private roads with no formal HOA.
Paradox Ranch is comprised of two separate parcels of land. The western portion is 117 acres in size and has no covenants, no HOA, and its own private road. It includes a very scenic valley containing several small springs and two small stock ponds providing a great water source for wildlife. The land is approximately 50% tree covered with large stands of mature Ponderosa Pine, Douglas Fir and aspen surrounded by lush meadows. Elevations range from over 9350 feet at the high building site, down to 8900 feet in the lush valley bottom. It has direct access into thousands of acres of BLM lands with additional trails. The building sites are numerous and offer incredible views. This parcel has the potential to be divided if Buyer wanted to have multiple family parcels.
The east portion of the ranch is 122.84 acres being Parcel 3 of Wapiti Valley Ranch per the recorded survey. This parcel has a shared roadway with 3 other parcels and there are recorded covenants providing limited restrictions. This parcel has several building sites with amazing views and thousands of feet of direct border with BLM lands. The wildlife is fantastic with herds of elk, mule deer and loads of turkey. This parcel also provides access to Barnard Creek for great trout fishing. You also have the option of registering this land with the Colorado Dvision of Parks and Wildlife's Landowner Preference Program as it exceds 160 acres in size. This property is in GMU 581 which allows for over the counter elk tags for multiple seasons. The 2019 real estate taxes were $106 as a result of the agricultural status.