Blaine Bickelhaupt, ALC
Broker Associate | Managing Broker
Licensed in ID, WA
A native of Washington state, Blaine Bickelhaupt is a third-generation farmer and a distinguished figure in the realm of recreational, farm, and ranch brokerage, with over twenty-five years of experience and ownership. In his career, he has successfully represented buyers, sellers, and investors in transactions encompassing over 150,000± acres across the Pacific Northwest. Blaine’s approach is built on the fundamental values of trust and integrity, recognizing the significance of a handshake in every deal.
Known for his profound understanding of farming operations and adeptness in aligning this knowledge with real-time market trends, Blaine is a master in creating connections nationwide and negotiating significant land transactions, particularly in Washington and Idaho. His expertise is further validated by the prestigious Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) designation from The REALTORS® Land Institute (RLI), a testament to his rigorous educational achievement and impressive sales record.
At present, Blaine is actively seeking high-yielding dryland/irrigated farm properties for acquisition. Representing a group of clients ready to make competitive cash offers, he offers an unparalleled opportunity for farm owners considering a sale. He invites those contemplating a sale to engage in a confidential, complimentary initial consultation to explore the potential of their valued asset under his expert guidance.
Blaine and his wife, Julie, have been married since 1974 and love spending time with their seven grandchildren. When not with family, Blaine can be found on the golf course, working on his tractor, and, when time permits, fishing! A fun fact about Blaine is that he received his first traffic ticket at age eleven while driving a wheat truck to the elevator.
3 Active Properties Listed by Blaine Bickelhaupt, ALC
10 Mile Creek Ranch is an opportunity that doesn’t come around often. The 5 bedroom/2 bath main home includes a mechanical, unfinished basement. Outbuildings and a bunkhouse round out this farmland. The views are nothing short of spectacular. The contiguous pastureland is fenced and cross-fenced. The abundance of wildlife on this acreage creates endless hunting adventures. The ranch is a mere three miles from the Snake River, where you can enjoy many recreational and water activities.
Along with deeded land, this Washington ranch offers 241± acres of leased State land, 873± acres of Native American land, and 360± acres of USFS land. It is well-equipped for calving on the south side, featuring two covered sheds. The home offers stone exterior, a covered front porch, and a large dining room. The kitchen boasts modern appliances while preserving original built-ins, and a spacious island for seating and cooking space. A screened-in sunporch tops it off with captivating views.
Touchet River Ranch’s location in Washington provides the perfect backdrop with a river, a walking path beside the river, and the gardens. The numerous outbuildings, the guest cottage, the bunkhouse, and even the barn add to the character of the ranch. Whether you like to hunt, fish, ski, snowmobile, hike, garden, or go on walks along the path by the river, you will see scenic views that you could never have imagined. Nurture your spirit and feel the peace in this secluded refuge.
1 Listings Sold by Blaine Bickelhaupt, ALC
The Little Klickitat River runs through the width of this Washington ranch. From almost any point on the property there are beautiful views: of the river, Mount Adams, Simcoe Hills, or the beautiful features this property includes. With 4 separate lots, 40± of these acres are currently used for a hay operation; the remaining acres are recreational. The custom-designed lodge includes many features: patios, high ceilings, a custom rock fireplace, workout and hobby rooms, and a heated garage.