The Jackson Creek Ranch offers panoramic mountain views of both the Portneuf and Bannock Ranges, creating a picturesque backdrop from every angle. Tucked beneath the shadows of Skyline Peak, this property presents prime locations for multiple dream home-building sites, each offering an awe-inspiring overlook of the Portneuf River Valley. The ranch provides a unique combination of small community charm, recreation opportunities, and excellent wildlife resources included in and adjacent to this ranch.
The property is a rare find, as it shares boundaries with BLM (Bureau of Land Management) and Caribou National Forest, providing access to countless recreational activities year-round. This includes direct access to an extensive network of trails for hiking, horseback riding, and ATV adventures. With its picturesque landscape, rolling hills, creeks, grasslands, and pockets of timber,
Jackson Creek Ranch serves as an ideal habitat for a variety of wildlife, including mule deer, elk, moose, coyote, mountain lion, turkey, and other upland birds, creating a haven for nature enthusiasts. Additionally, the ranch has fishing opportunities in the two creeks flowing through its property. The surrounding mountains also offer access to bears and occasional wolf sightings. During the winter months, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling with the uncommon addition of a ski area just four miles away.
Historically dry-farmed and presently leased to a local farmer, the land offers various possibilities. Jackson Creek Ranch finds itself in the trajectory of ongoing development and urbanization. Given the county’s zoning of the land as rural residential, it emerges as an ideal prospect for a conservation easement. Whether you are inclined to sustain farming practices, engage in a livestock operation, or contribute to conservation efforts by considering an easement, the property offers a unique opportunity. Additionally, it holds the potential for a division into a rural community, with perhaps a focus on preserving the natural landscape through thoughtful planning.