Welcome to a truly remarkable property nestled in the heart of the Nebraska Sandhills. The land encompasses 1,013± acres of pristine, rolling terrain, providing a paradise for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. One of its most stunning features is the 1.6± miles of Niobrara River frontage, offering a picturesque setting for floating, kayaking, or simply relaxing by the water’s edge.

Niobrara River Refuge serves as a haven for wildlife, providing exceptional habitat for deer, elk, and turkeys. The ranch lies in a Landowner Elk Management Unit, which allows a resident owner to apply for elk landowner permits. As a resident or nonresident landowner, the ranch also meets the criteria to qualify for landowner deer permits, giving you the opportunity to engage in exclusive hunting on your own land. This incredible land is just 23± miles from Merritt Reservoir, allowing for easy access to boating and other water activities, and it is only three miles from the National Forest boundary, offering endless opportunities for hiking, horseback riding, and exploring.

Ranching enthusiasts will appreciate the four stock tanks on the land, providing ample water for livestock needs. The owner rates the property for 70 pairs during the summer months, making it an ideal setting for a small ranching operation.

The immaculate brick ranch-style home on the land is a true gem. It features a full, finished basement that offers ample living space with modern amenities. This comfortable and well-maintained residence is the perfect retreat after a day spent outdoors.

Located just 37± miles from Valentine, Nebraska, this property combines the tranquility of the Sandhills with convenient access to town amenities. Year-round paved road access ensures easy travel regardless of the season, making this home as accessible as it is stunning.

This extraordinary property invites you to experience a unique lifestyle surrounded by the natural beauty of the Nebraska Sandhills. Don’t miss your chance to own this exceptional land and create a legacy in this breathtaking landscape.


  • 1,013± deeded acres
  • 1.6± miles of Niobrara River frontage
  • Excellent wildlife habitat for deer, elk, and turkeys
  • Will qualify for resident landowner elk and deer permits
  • 23± miles from Merritt Reservoir
  • 3± miles from the National Forest Boundary
  • 4 stock tanks
  • Owner-rated at 70 pair for the summer months
  • Immaculate brick ranch style home, with full, finished basement
  • 37± miles from Valentine, Nebraska
  • Year-round access from paved road
  • Learn more about this property, its investment potential and information about the area in the Property Brochure.

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