$2,500,000 • 80 acres
The historic Mule Creek Outfitters Guest Ranch is located one-hour west of Colorado Springs with direct, year-round access off-of US Highway 24 just outside of Lake George. The 80-acre property is adjoined on three sides by the 1.1 million-acre Pike National Forest and convey with special use Forest Service and Colorado State lease land permits in extending guest activities well beyond the ranch boundaries. The permits are only transferable with Federal and State approval (seller willing to assist in transfer process if desired). The Forest Service permit specifically provides service days in the Lost Creek Wilderness, The Crags, Ute Trail, East Lost Park, Hankins Pass, Round Mountain, Elevenmile Canyon, The South Platte and Tarryall Rivers, Four gates provide direct access from the ranch to horse and hiking trails that extend for miles. The property is perimeter and cross fenced in allowing the easy rotation of livestock and water has been extended throughout. The proven, picturesque beauty of this "Truly Colorado"Property has been filmed and enjoyed by: The US Military, IBM, BBC, Best Buy, Budweiser, The History Channel, CMT Channels - Cowboy U Colorado, Extreme Makeover Home Edition, Jack Daniels, Outdoor Life Magazine and many others. The ranch is a step back in time with all modern conveniences, offering lodging ranging from the original historic homestead residence (built 1906), (10) fully appointed and meticulously maintained cabins and bunkhouses, (21) easy to maneuver RV sites with full and partial hookups (showers and bathrooms available) and primitive campsites to be enjoyed by all. The ranch is also appointed with a 2,400 square foot event/dining hall complete with a full-service commercial kitchen for larger gatherings, numerous pens and stalls for livestock, hay and tack storage facilities, owner and employee housing. The well-designed rodeo/equestrian arena (approx. 150' x 250') includes Preifert bucking chutes, roping chute and boxes, spectator seating and an announcer's crow's nest. Additional amenities include: a general store/registration office providing basic food provisions and ranch branded merchandise, Cowboy U TV production set (still on premises), free WI-FI access, shooting range, fire pits, picnic pavilions and laundry facilities. A multitude of possibilities exist with Mule Creek (gentleman's cattle & horse ranch, horse hotel, corporate recreational retreat, church camp, family reunion and wedding venue, etc.). The property is priced on a turnkey basis, including guide/outfitting licenses, furniture, equipment, inventory, assets, goodwill and trademarks. Historic financial documentation is available upon request. Call Jim Digby or Brent Hedrick for a private showing.