Lost Trail Ranch represents a once-in-a-lifetime find for an outdoorsman seeking a secluded paradise in one of the Rockies' most pristine environments. This 27-acre property, located in Colorado's coveted hunting unit 76, has a private stretch of the Rio Grande River, and directly borders the Rio Grande National Forest and Weminuche Wilderness. It features a custom log home, bunkhouse, 32x32 horse barn and additional outbuildings, and comes with both a domestic well and water rights for a spring. Completed in 2018, the home was built from logs harvested from the property; each log was milled on site & custom fit, one by one. Tongue-and-groove floors are Douglas Fir. The home has 2 bathrooms & 2 bedrooms, with multiple options for additional sleeping space. Three decks offer views of the river, wilderness & San Juan Mtns. The attached shop provides ample parking & work space, and could convert to add'l living space; the shop floor is prepped for radiant heat. ** The property includes river frontage on the north & south sides of the Rio Grande; a 100-ft footbridge connects the two banks, and is equipped with a deck. The owners report this stretch of river offers outstanding trout fishing. ** With the adjacent forest & wilderness, opportunities for outdoor adventure are seemingly limitless: trophy elk, deer & bighorn sheep hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, horseback riding, ATV riding, backcountry skiing & snowshoeing, all in an area that few people ever get to see. ** The property also features subirrigated pasture, a 12 gpm domestic well & water rights for a spring. ** Located less than a mile from the Rio Grande Reservoir & approx 38 miles west of Creede, with the Durango airport within easy reach. The Wolf Creek Ski Area is a 77-mile drive.
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