Nestled just east of Highway 95 in Malheur County, Oregon, near the Nevada border, the iconic Ten Mile Ranch is a testament to the grandeur and efficiency of modern cattle ranching. Encompassing a vast expanse of 2,512± deeded acres and an impressive 49,060± acres of grazing allotment, this ranch demonstrates a remarkable scale of operations. Historically rated as a 550 animal unit (AU) ranch, Ten Mile Ranch stands out for its consistent production of high-quality protein, thanks to its well-regarded calf crop.

Located in the heart of Oregon’s rich ranching landscape, the ranch offers magnificent views of the Owyhee Desert, Trout Creek Mountains, and Santa Rosa Range. Its proximity to the historic town of McDermitt not only adds to its natural beauty but also connects it to the deep-rooted heritage of the American West. This setting creates a unique allure, merging breathtaking landscapes with a storied history.

At the core of Ten Mile Ranch is a dedicated team of skilled cowboys, their loyal horses, and dogs, who maintain time-honored ranching traditions. Their work pays homage to the cowboys of the past, fostering a culture and legacy that resonates with the ranch’s operations. The ranch’s collaboration with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and neighboring ranches exemplifies sustainable ranching practices, further highlighting its commitment to environmental stewardship and community engagement.

The ranch benefits from Oregon’s favorable conditions for ranching, including affordable feed, low operating expenses, ample water resources, and top-tier ranch amenities. Its strategic water system features a domestic well at the headquarters, supplemented by a separate storage tank and pipeline system for the grazing allotment. This includes 180± acres of flood-irrigated pasture and 160± acres under pivot irrigation, emphasizing the ranch’s capability for efficient hay production and cattle grazing.

Ten Mile Ranch is not just an investment in land; it’s an opportunity to be part of Oregon’s rich ranching legacy, to embrace the spirit of the West, and to contribute to a sustainable future in cattle ranching. This property represents an unparalleled chance to immerse oneself in the vast and beautiful Oregonian landscape, backed by the assurance of a ranch that is both historically productive and forward thinking in its practices.


  • 2,512± Deeded acres
  • 49,060 ± acres of grazing allotment
  • 51,572 Total Acres
  • 550 AUs
  • 180± acres of flood-irrigated pasture and 160± acres under pivot irrigation
  • Steer calves at weaning average 525lbs, and heifer calves about 490 pounds
  • Included are a comfortable and practical residence designed to provide the ranch’s workforce with essential living quarters
  • Bunk house and an extra home site for potential future development
  • Working corrals and a horse barn
  • 7± miles of pipeline, leading to 5± strategically placed water troughs; domestic well and several reservoirs
  • A storage tank is connected to another 7± miles of pipeline, supplying 4± more troughs
  • Co-listed with Clay Nannini | 42 North Land Co. | (208) 539-7162 |
  • Learn more about this property, its investment potential and information about the area in the Property Brochure.

Our Reach

Special properties deserve an exceptional land brokerage company like Fay Ranches. Our team has the knowledge, proven record of success, and a deep appreciation for the land and its traditions. We know how to market your unique property to the right audience. We invite you to learn more about our approach. Please call us at 800-238-8616 or click on the link below for more information.

Learn More