The BTU Ranch is a four-season family ranch uniquely capable of providing fun and adventure for kids of all ages. Its proximity to Steamboat Springs provides incredible skiing in the winter and wonderful summer activities including shopping, golf, fly fishing, hiking, mountain biking and riding horses. The big game hunting is some of the best available in the United States. There is a resident elk herd of approximately 500 to 1,000 animals on the ranch, with a migratory herd of several thousand that transition through the ranch seasonally. These elk are part of the White River Elk Herd comprised of approximately 37,000 animals, which is recognized as the largest herd of elk in the world. At $1,794/acre, with its proximity to Steamboat, no conservation easement, amazing views in every direction and endless recreational opportunities the BTU Ranch at Steamboat Springs is one of the finest large ranch opportunities on the market today.

PROPERTY FACTS:

  • The BTU Ranch is comprised of approximately 13,935 deeded acres all in one block. It is rare for this many deeded acres to be in one block and not ‘checkerboarded’ with state or BLM land. The entirety of the acreage is prime elk habitat.
  • There are 1,052± acres of dry land farming on the ranch which are leased to a neighbor.
  • In addition to the deeded ground, the ranch includes approximately 2,050 acres of BLM grazing lease land.
  • The ranch is contiguous with approximately 3,000 acres of BLM land.
  • The ranch is located 40± minutes from downtown Steamboat Springs, Colorado, one of the most authentic resort towns in the state with one of the west’s finest ski areas.
  • Yampa Valley Regional Airport, the commercial airport that services Steamboat Springs, is a short 15± minute drive from the ranch.
  • There is a resident elk herd of approximately 500 to 1,000 animals on the ranch, with a migratory herd of several thousand that transition through the ranch seasonally. These elk are part of the White River Elk Herd comprised of approximately 37,000 animals, which is recognized as the largest herd of elk in the world.
  • The BTU Ranch is also well known for its trophy mule deer and pronghorn antelope.
  • The rolling topography of the ranch is ideal habitat for both wildlife and humans. It is interlaced with single track trails and roads, making it ideal for hiking and mountain biking as well as 4x4 vehicles, ATV’s and snowmobiles.
  • There are excellent water resources on the ranch, including developed wells, springs, ponds and perennial streams.
  • The ranch has .2 miles of the East Fork of the Williams Fork River, an excellent fishery for smaller trout that rise eagerly to a dry fly.
  • Located within 15 minutes of the Yampa River, one of the finest trophy trout rivers in the west.
  • The ranch is not encumbered with a conservation easement but would be an excellent candidate for the future owner.
  • Elevation varies from 6,900’ to 7,900’ and receives 16 to 20 inches of precipitation per year.
  • The ranch would provide excellent summer grazing for approximately 500 head of livestock.

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