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FRCF Donates to Powder River 4-H in Honor of Victor Rue

By Susan Ferrin, Executive Director, Fay Ranches Community Foundation In November the Fay Ranches Community Foundation donated to the Powder River 4-H in honor of the late Victor Rue. Victor, […]


November 2022 Market Update

By Greg Fay, Founder, Broker, Licensed in MT Two thousand twenty-two marks the 30th anniversary of Fay Ranches and ten years since we forged our Strategic Alliance with Republic Ranches. […]


A Tribute to Montana History Built on Sustainable Water

By Vinny Delgado, Ranch Sales, Licensed in MT Throughout history, water has always been the lifeline to survival in the west. Stonehouse Ranch in Reed Point, Montana, was and still […]


Big Game Hunting in Montana

By Kimberly Lowry, Broker Associate, Licensed in MT Big game hunting season is upon us in Montana with hunters from across the state and nation enjoying time in the beautiful […]


Upsizing or Downsizing a Ranch Without Feeling Upside Down

By Reneé Baker, Farm & Ranch Sales, Licensed In ID There are many reasons for upsizing or downsizing your ranching operation. An adjacent property may become available for a reasonable […]


Legendary Lucas Ranch Sale

By Vinny Delgado, Ranch Sales, Licensed in MT.  “It was an absolute pleasure working with all parties involved in this sale. After 133 years in the same family, it will […]


Seasons of the Southeast

By Brian Eischeid, Broker, Licensed in TN & Clayton Jeffords, Broker, Licensed in TN, SC, & GA There are many ways to measure time. The days, weeks, and years seemingly […]


New Opportunities for Alaska’s Gold Creek Lodge

Fay Ranches is pleased to announce new opportunities on the Alaska’s Gold Creek Lodge listing, represented by Troy Dana. The offering now includes two additional profit centers, Katmai Water Taxi […]


The Economic and Social Impacts Facing Rural America

 Written by April Churchill & Susan Ferrin, Fay Ranches Community Foundation When wandering around Montana, you will inevitably wind-up in a rural community at just about every turn. With just […]


FRCF Helps Provide High Quality Meats to Rural Communities

The Fay Ranches Community Foundation Partners with the Hicks Family to Donate Thousands of Pounds of Meat Bozeman, MT:  Last week, thousands of pounds of fresh beef, pork, goat, and […]


Upland Game Bird Hunting

By George Duke, Ranch Sales, Licensed in MT, WY This article is an exclusive preview from Land Investor magazine volume 8, coming November 2022. Upland game bird hunting in South-Central […]


How to Prepare For a Backcountry Trip

By JW Robinson, Broker, Licensed in WY This article is an exclusive preview from Land Investor magazine volume 8, coming November 2022. One of the largest attractions to the Western […]


Wildfires Affecting Property Value

This article is an exclusive preview from Land Investor magazine volume 8, coming November 2022. By Jim Vidamour, Principal Broker ALC, Listed in CO, NM As I was writing this, […]


An Epic Yukon River Adventure

By Troy Dana, Ranch Sales, Licensed in WA, AK Alaska offers some of the most extreme geographies in the United States and some of the most iconic features readily known […]


SOLD: Foley Butte Ranch

By Jerry Hicks, Principal Broker, Licensed in OR Lightning strikes twice! Feeling humbled and honored to be involved, once again, in the sale of North Central Oregon Timberland Ranch Foley […]


Yellowstone National Park

By Kimberly Lowry, Broker Associate, Licensed in MT Living in one of the surrounding Rocky Mountain States to Yellowstone National Park, a quick weekend trip to explore the awe-inspiring natural […]


FAY RANCHES SUMMIT 2022

This year, the brokers and staff of Fay Ranches ventured down to Paradise Valley, Montana to attend the annual Summit held at the idyllic Sage Lodge, located on the banks […]


Where Does Colorado Water Come From?

By Jim Vidamour, ALC, Principal Broker, Licensed in CO, NM The most important thing to realize about Colorado is that Colorado only exports water. There are no rivers entering Colorado […]


White-Tailed Deer Management

By Mark Matthews, Partner/Broker Associate, Republic Ranches If white-tailed deer are important to you as a landowner, read on as I share a few thoughts and opinions from my nearly […]


What We Stand For

THE FOUR PILLARS OF THE  FAY RANCHES BRAND   Fay Ranches was built on a foundation of four  “pillars”: Family, Conservation, Investment  Value, and Sporting Pursuits, which have guided our […]


There’s History in These Hills

Archeological Marels in the Davis Mountain region of West Texas Written by Alex Lovett-Woodsum, Fay Ranches Editor An 1895 hunting expedition to the peak of Mount Livermore in the Davis […]