Wyoming Ranch For Sale
The Wagner Ranch, located in northwestern Wyoming, is a large operational Wyoming cattle ranch, balanced with numerous recreational features. This scenic ranch is situated along Meeteetse Creek and below the towering Absaroka Mountains. Totaling approximately 5,073± acres, of which 1,473± acres are deeded, the ranch offers a beautiful diversity of lush creek bottom riparian area and large expanses of open range land. The Meeteetse Creek area was a favorite of the Shoshone and Crow tribes. Early cattlemen found the foothills and alpine meadows verdant in the summer while the plains and river bottoms offered winter protection and the occasional Chinook kept the grasslands open for grazing. The Wagner Ranch is home to Whitetail and Mule Deer, Elk, Pronghorn Antelope, and a variety of upland birds and waterfowl. Along Meeteetse Creek and Horse Creek drainages are approximately 245 acres of irrigated land with water rights from both creeks. The Wagner Ranch features practical improvements and several fine homes with spectacular views of the surrounding vistas. The Wagner Ranch is a rare offering, providing production income and an abundance of recreational opportunities.
The Wagner Ranch, totaling approximately 1473 deeded acres and roughly 3600 acres of State of Wyoming and BLM lease acres, encompasses creek bottoms, brushed draw bottoms and large expansions of rolling hills and prairie. The State of Wyoming leased land is isolated from public access. Only surrounding property owners can access the State lands providing an abundance of land to the Wagner Ranch for hunting, grazing and personal enjoyment. There are two State of Wyoming grazing leases totaling 2061 AUMs at an annual cost of $7,748.19. The ranch and surrounding area is known for its exceptional grazing and provides abundant forage to both livestock and wildlife. Meeteetse Creek flows throughout the length of the property providing fishing and excellent wildlife habitat. The ranch also holds two large reservoirs for trophy sized trout fishing.
The Wagner Ranch is a balanced holding that presents the Buyer with solid agricultural production and multiple recreational features. From lush creek bottoms to expansive prairies, this Wyoming ranch for sale has many of Wyoming’s best characteristics. Situated in an area known for its rich western heritage and agricultural history, the Wagner Ranch offers excellent hunting for big game as well as a variety of fishing opportunities. This is a unique and viable offering, providing the Buyer with some of Wyoming’s best recreational opportunities while producing sustainable income to offset ranch expenses.