This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of the world’s best and top-rated hunting operations, completely turnkey.

Bull Basin Ranch began operation in 2003 with the goal of becoming the “Best” private elk hunting ranch in North America, and after 15 years of hard work and dedication, nowhere else can offer the quality of elk or the experience of the hunt like Bull Basin Ranch. The scenery, the quality of lodging, the amenities provided, and the number of giant elk taken are second to none.

Bull Basin Ranch consists of three parcels located in the heart of Western Colorado. The upper ranch and lodge are nestled in the high country between Montrose and Gunnison, while the lower Red Bluff ranch is near Cedaredge below the Grand Mesa.


  • 864 +/- acres total in three parcels
  • Complete turnkey private elk hunting operation
  • Top genetic elk herd in North America included
  • Located in the heart of Western Colorado
  • Close proximity to several Regional Airports
  • Excellent Water Rights
  • Recreational opportunities are endless
  • Beautiful fully furnished seven bedroom lodge
  • Breathtaking scenery

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Land Professionals

Fay Ranches is headquartered in Bozeman, Montana with offices across the U.S. from Oregon to North Carolina. For over two decades we have specialized in helping investors locate and acquire the finest land assets in the country, including farms, ranches, timberland and plantations.   When it comes time to sell your land, we use an extensive marketing platform and unrivaled reach to attract an exclusive pool of qualified investors.

About the Area:

The Bull Basin upper ranch is only 25 minutes from Blue Mesa Reservoir (Colorado’s largest lake) and less than an hour from 5 of Colorado’s best trout fishing rivers. The ski towns of Telluride and Crested Butte are only 1.5 hours away respectively. Additional recreational opportunities on the ranch and in the surrounding area are limitless (i.e.) boating, rafting, skiing, snowshoeing, ATV/UTV, ice and/or rock climbing, hiking, horseback riding, fishing, and hunting, etc… The lower Red Bluff ranch offers the same opportunities and is located on the South side of the Grand Mesa and all the recreation associated with that area.