Lonnie Gustin


Lonnie is an avid hunter and has worked, played and hunted in Colorado, Utah and Wyoming. Lonnie settled down in Moffat County where he loves to hunt and fish out his back yard. You know you've found a true outdoor lover and hunter when you start having a conversation with Lonnie and he tells you about any hunting unit in Northwest Colorado. Lonnie made a great decision when he combined real estate and his love of the Colorado outdoors by joining the Hayden Outdoors team. He's in his element when he's showing real estate and talking about archery, muzzleloader, and rifle hunting as well as hiking up that steep trail to take in the view below. Lonnie grew up next to the Strawberry River in Utah and knows how important water is and that ranch owners dedicate countless hours working on a ranch to make it what it is. If you are a seller, Lonnie is excited to discuss selling your property, and if you are a buyer, he looks forward to finding you the perfect farm, ranch or recreational property! Lonnie Gustin is a licensed in Colorado, Wyoming and Utah.
$188,000  •  320 acres
The Shepherd Homestead has been in the same family since the land was transferred by the United States government under the 1862 Homestead Act. Mr. Shepherd use to fequently take rides on his old model t to check on the land and enjoy the solitude of this remote area in Northwest Colorado. The land consist of 320 acres approximately 19 miles north of Maybell, Colorado and borders thousands of acres of public lands. The sagebrush covered hill sides offers exellent cover and habitat for mule deer and the migrating elk. The land is in hunting unit 301 and offers over the counter elk and does qualify for landowner deer vouchers.
$595,000  •  640 acres
The ranch borders thousands of acres of public lands,qualifies for land owner deer vouchers with over the counter elk tags. The ranch is located northwest of Debeque, Colorado 20 minutes south of CR 222. Topography on the ranch is very diverse as the upper meadows flow into the deep rugged draws feeding the valley floor below. The pine trees and cedar trees provide excellent cover and protection for wildlife. This property has every element to be a great hunting property. This area is known for quality animals and the abundant herds.
$240,000  •  320 acres
The Trail Canyon Ranch offers incredible hunting and recreational opportunities in the highly sought after Unit 30. Unit 30 offers over the counter elk tags while the acreage qualifies for landowner deer vouchers. The land is a BLM in holding giving the owner opportunities to hunt and explore past the property line in either direction for miles. The ranch offers excellent cover and habitat for wildlife under the cover of the mature pine trees or in the tall oak brush!The Ranch is located within 10 minutes of the town of Loma, Colorado just off of the Douglas Pass road as you are heading north toward Rangely, Colorado. The booming town of Grand Junction is located within 25 minutes as well as the Grand Junction airport. This is a great opportunity to own your own land in Colorado's Unit 30. It is very seldom that land of this caliber and size become available for sale in this area!. Call Lonnie Gustin today for more information regarding the purchase of this 320 +/- acres.
$995,000  •  90 acres
The Rangely Farm consist of 90 acres +/- and approximately 70 acres of irrigated hay fields yielding approximately 4 tons to the acre, 3 cuttings with good late season irrigated pasture. The gorgeous 5400 square foot home and shop are perched overlooking the hayfields.Improvements: The 5400 sq ft home boast of 6 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths, master bedroom with his and her closets and custom kitchen! The home is in immaculate condition inside and out! The custom shop was built in 2011 and consist of 2880 sq ft. with concrete floors, heat and enough room for toys and equipment. An irrigation pipeline feeds the landscaping and the home is on city water and propane. The barn is a great place you keep your animals dry along with plenty of pipe corral area adjoing the barn. The covered hay storaage has ample room for all of the hay. Land: The irrigated portion of the land is irrigated by 1.4 CFS of high priority water rights. Even on really dry years the farm has always had an ample amount of water for all 3 cuttings and late season pasture. The water is pumped out of the river into a pressurized line feeding risers throughout the fields which feed the side roll sprinklers. The Rangely Farm offers the complete package with the top of the line improvements to the high priority water rights, hay production and more. This is a great opportunity to escape the city life and enjoy the quiet country life that northwest Colorado has to offer!!
$1,050,000  •  413 acres
The Southern Skies Ranch is a wildlife rich ranch consisting of several aspen pockets, open sub irrigated meadows and Oak Brush. There are several springs creating wet meadows and ponds throuhout the bottom of the property. There are several pockets and shelves with good cover for wildlife trails. From the top, the 360 degree views extend over to Stagecoach Reservoir, Phippsburg and Oak Creek. LocationThe ranch is located 1 mile from paved highway 131, 3 miles from the town of Oak Creek, 2 miles from the town of Phippsburg, 7 miles from Stagecoach Reservoir and 24 miles from Steamboat Springs. The hunting unit is in Unit 131 with over the counter elk tags and the ranch qualifies for land owner deer vouchers. This is a great opportunity to own a great hunting property 30 minutes away from Steamboat Springs and just off a paved road. This ranch has every attribute needed to successfully harvest big game animals on a yearly basis!
$646,800  •  616 acres
The Jack Ranch is in a great quality area for deer, antelope and elk in hunting unit 4. The ranch qualifies for deer and antelope vouchers on an annual basis and elk are over the counter. There are approximately 250 acres of landlocked BLM lands bordering the ranch for additional hunting and recreation opportunities. There are trails traversing through the draws and up and down the ridge tops. The ranch consist of mature cottonwood trees oak brush and service berry ensuring great cover for wildlife. There are several great building sites to capture the views of the Slater Valley and Slater Creek below. The ranch is located approximately 2 miles south of CR 2. Approximately 25 minutes to the town of Bagg's, Wyoming and 1 hour and 15 minutes to the town of Craig, Colorado. The Routt National Forest is within 25 minutes entering into Ryan Park and California Park. The Medicine Bow National Forest if within 25 minutes.
$950,000  •  343 acres
West Divide Creek Ranch consist of 343 +/- acres bordering thousands of acres of National Forest in Colorado's hunting unit 42 with over the counter bull tags!!. This ranch is Ideally located making this an easy hunt as you wait and watch the public hunters push even more elk onto the private and if hunted right the elk have no reason to leave with great grass and ample water!. This is an end of the road ranch making it very private for those seeking solitude. Improvements:The beautiful 1.5 story log cabin was built in 2005 and was strategically positioned on the ranch to capture some of the most amazing views and sunsets one will ever hope to encounter. The cabin boast of 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, kitchen, dining room, living room, laundry room and a walkout deck. There is also a matching detached 2 car garage. The roads entering the ranch are very good gravel roads with plenty of 2 track interior roads and trails.Location:The ranch is located within 1 1/2 hours from the Eagle County Regional Airport and within an hour of Glenwood Springs, Rifle and Silt for easy access to shopping, dining and entertainment. The ranch borders National Forest via County Road and private easement in Mesa County south of Silt Colorado.Water:Looking off the deck is a large spring fed pond with great year around water for stock or wildlife. The pond could easily be stocked with fish for even more enjoyment. The spring/pond also has a pipeline feeding the cabin. The ranch is well watered for game and stock year around.From the close location to the regional airport, dining, shopping, bordering National Forest along with the gorgeous improvements and amazing views this is an incredible opportunity to own a piece of the Colorado mountains!!
$3,400,000  •  1,546 acres
The Indian Run Ranch borders over 5 miles of National Forest, BLM lands and the Indian Run State Wildlife area. There are ATV trails that lead directly into the National Forest and BLM that offers your own private access. The ranch has excellent year around access and power to the main lodge and comfortable cabins. The ranch boast approximately one mile of the Indian Run creek and just under a mile of the South Fork of the Williams Fork River providing not only world class hunting but fishing opportunities as well! The approximate 1546 acre ranch is very diverse in terrain ranging from pine covered hillsides and draws to rugged spring fed canyons to open flat mesas with views that never end. Beaver ponds are fed by the numerous springs that filter out of the ground through the many draws and canyons.Location:The Indian Run Ranch in Northwest Colorado is located just south of Hayden, Colorado on the South Fork of the Williams Fork River. This 1546 +/- acre ranch is 30 minutes to the town of Hayden and the Hayden/Steamboat International Airport. It is just under an hour from Steamboat and Craig, Colorado on good roads. This ranch features beautiful terrain with great long and short ranch views. It is the perfect place to get away. Good access to county roads and the nearby towns of Hayden, Steamboat and Craig offer all of the necessary amenities. Steamboat Springs is a world class destination with excellent winter and summer activities. The ranch is located in hunting unit 12 with over the counter elk tags and provides a nearly 100% success rate. The ranch qualifies for multiple deer vouchers on any given year. The location of the ranch gives you direct access to over 100,000 acres of additional hunting opportunities.Improvements:The current owner has done a great job with improvements. The ranch has a main home with three bedrooms and three baths and a very well-appointed commercial kitchen with many upgrades. There are two very nice bunkhouses next to the main cabin and rustic cabin that has been completely restored. This camp is excellent for hosting friends and family and offering outfitting potential on elk and deer hunts. The Indian Run Ranch is the true definition of a Colorado high mountain ranch! The location of the ranch with elk numbers off the charts and success rates that are hard to match make the Indian Run Ranch the best there is! Call Lonnie Gustin or Dax Hayden for a qualified showing!
$1,500,000  •  708 acres
Willow Creek Ranch is located in Northwest Colorado nestled between Bakers Peak and Black mountain. There are resident elk that roam the area and thousands more come in during the hunts from pressure and snow. This property is a great hunting property for both Mule Deer, Elk, Antelope and Grouse. The property does qualify for land owner vouchers for both deer and antelope with over the counter elk tags. Willow Creek meanders through the ranch for aproximately 1.5 miles and is a good small fishery for Brook Trout. The OVO reservoir is also on the property providing a very scenic setting! There are several entrance points into the National Forest a short distance away along with thousands of acres of BLM grounds close by. Through the creek bottoms and several open meadows there are sub irrigated areas with lush green grass for livestock and wildlife. The fences are in excellent shape to keep the livestock in on the parimeter of the ranch.Improvements:Sitting in a very quiet and private setting you will find the 768 square ft. 2 bedroom, 1 bath cabin that is very nice! The views from the cabin capture Bakers Peak and up to Mt. Welba and beyond. The cabin sits in a grove of aspen trees with abundant grass from the sub irrigated spring and Willow Creek. The cabin's water source is fed by a good year around spring!Location:Located in hunting unit 4 in northwest colorado. The ranch is approximately 10 miles from the Wyoming border and 45 minutes from Craig, Colorado. The ranch sits in the valley between Bakers Peak, Black Mountain and Mt. Welba. The Yampa Valley Regional Airport is just over an hour from the property and Steamboat Springs is within 1 1/2 hours from the ranch. There are very few ranches with any size that come for sale in this area! Most ranch owners in this area know the value of the hunting and agricultral value that this area of Colorado provides and typically ranches in this area have only had a hand full of owners since they were homesteaded. Call today for your own private showing!
$5,950,000  •  876 acres
Sunlight Mountain Ranch is located just minutes from downtown Glenwood Springs which is ranked as one of Americas top destinations and towns to live in! The Sunlight Mountain Ski area is literally within sight of the property. Sunlight Mountain Ranch is bordered on 3 1/2 sides by National Forest, State Wildlife lands, and BLM lands. The ranch has direct views of Mt. Sopris, Bald Mountain, Sunlight Peak, Little Baldy Mountain and Twin Peaks! There is a small creek called 4 Mile Creek that traverses the property along with a few year around springs. The road system is excellent into the ranch that leads some of the most incredible building sites to be found!Location:Glenwood Springs, Colorado also know as the "Land of Water" is located just minutes from the property where world-famous hot springs meet year-round outdoor adventures, rich Wild West history and an award-winning dining scene. There are many things to do in Glenwood such as rafting, fly fishing on the Colorado River, relaxing in the hot springs or flying in the air at the Glenwood caverns Adventure Park.Sunlight Ski Resort gives you a full day of skiing for about half the cost of the mega resorts without the large crowds! The resort boasts 67 trails that lead right back to the resort for lunch and dinner. Sunlight Ski Resort is literally out your back door! The resort not only has excellent world class skiing and snowboarding but also host a variety of other activities like snowmobile tours. No hassles. No hype. It's exactly why you go skiing or riding.Aspen, Colorado is 1 hour away from the town of Glenwood Springs with towns like Carbondale, Basalt and the entire Roaring Fork Valley right at your doorstep! There are several commercial airports close by in Aspen, Eagle and Grand Junction along with numerous airstrips for private jets. The Sunlight Mountain Ranch consists of lush sub-irrigated meadows surrounded by healthy spuce, fir and aspen covered forest. Through the multiple draws, live wild springs filter out of the ground creating a majestic setting and excellent feed for the numerous animals that call this ranch home! The ranch is located in hunting unit 43 with over the counter elk tags and the ranch will qualify for landowner mule deer vouchers. Raw vacant land near a very quiet world class ski resort and one of the top destination towns in America simply don't exist or don't often become available for purchase. This is your chance to escape the city life and enjoy what living in Colorado is really about!!
$995,000  •  237 acres
The North Platte River Home and Acreage lies along the banks of world class blue ribbon fishing for over 1 mile between the deeded land and the strip of BLM land along the river. Large cottonwood trees tower over the rivers edge and river bottom creating a wildlife sanctuary and bedding areas. The property is surrounded by history and the Fort Steele historical site.Improvements:With over 4300 sq feet of living space the southwestern contemporary style home consist of 4 bedrooms and 5 1/2 baths, game room, custom kitchen, office, large open great room, mud room and attached 2 car garage. The large shop/ arena has horse stalls and plenty of room for animals, toys and has power and lights for night time riding. Location:Located approximately 20 miles east of Rawlins, Wyoming and under 90 miles from Laramie, Wyoming with good access just a few miles from I-80. Fort Steel Historical site borders the property just across the river.History:Fort Fred Steele was established on June 20, 1868, to guard the men who were building the Union Pacific Railroad across southern Wyoming against Indian attacks. Located on the west bank of the North Platte River, the site was selected by Colonel Richard Dodge, and named for Major General Frederick Steele, a civil war hero. In the beginning, the post was little more than a tent city, until some 300 troops were tasked with building the fort. In addition to the troops, more civilians were hired to assist with the construction. Remnants still remain why most of the buildings at Fort Steele were sold at auction and moved to other locations. The North Platte River Home and Acreage is exceptionally private with good year around access. I have personally fished the river on the deeded acreage and it is excellent fishing for all levels!
$200,000  •  320 acres
The Ranch is located approximately 25 miles northwest of Craig, Colorado in hunting unit 3 which coincides with hunting unit 301. The property is excellent for mule deer and antelope and qualifies for landowner vouchers on a yearly basis. The property is located directly in the path of the main elk migration for the Black Mountain herd. The land borders approximately 80 acres of BLM lands with thousands of acres of BLM lands just up the road. There are approximately 210 acres of farm ground with the additional acreage consisting acreage being in sage brush draws.
$4,600,000  •  1,824 acres
The Hyrup Ranch consist of over 1800 acres and shares a common boundary with BLM and Forest service lands for over 4 miles. There are approximately 400 acres of irrigated hay meadow with good production. Water Rights-Tenderfoot Ditch- 5.7 CFS, Kennon Springs Ditch- o.4 CFS, Mesa Ditch- 2 CFS, Lonestar Ditch-3.51 CFS, Ostrom Ditch-0.4 CFS. With nearly 2 miles of Wallace Creek running through the property. There is also a small stocked pond at the upper end.Grazing-The ranch has historically been used as a cattle operation with 2 BLM allotments and a large forest permit with several pastures. There are 2 separate BLM allotments which are the Alkali Creek Common and the Upper Wallace Creek. The dates range from the beginning of June to October. In the spring they would move the cows onto the BLM allotments and then move them higher up into the forest permit and then bring them back down to winter on the deeded. Hunting-The ranch is located in hunting unit 42 with over the counter elk tags and qualifying for multiple deer vouchers annually. This is an excellent hunting ranch for both deer and elk. The ranch is loaded with deer all seasons and the bucks really load up on the ranch in the fall. The elk hunting is excellent as well for all seasons. It is very obvious at first look the ranch is excellent for archery as there are rubs and torn up trees up and down the ranch. The ranch has even more elk move in later on as they move off of the forest. The turkey hunting is also excellent as the ranch is loaded with birds including grouse. Location-Location is the key!! The Hyrup Ranch is located within 5 miles of the I70 and under 10 miles from the towns of Battlement Mesa and Parachute.Grand Junction and the Grand Junction regional airport is within 40 minutes. Powderhorn ski resort is within 45 minutes. The Ranch has very easy year around access with mild winters located in both Garfield and Mesa counties. Unencumbered by conservation easements the Hyrup Ranch would make a great candidate. From the self sustaining cattle operation to the excellent hunting the Hyrup Ranch is a must see!
$1,292,000  •  1,360 acres
Consisting of 1360 deeded acres and over 800 acres of farm ground. This year nearly 600 acres have been planted into safflower with the remaining farm ground acreage being planted into wheat. The ranch has several ponds and 5 of these ponds are spring fed providing the ranch with excellent year around water. The farm ground is lined with cedar trees and deep canyons providing excellent privacy. The ranch borders BLM and State lands for nearly 5 miles giving you the opporunity to hike, bike or ride for days right out you back door!Location:Located in San Juan County, Utah and approximately 2 miles from the Colorado border. San Juan County, Utah and Dolores County, Colorado have historically produced some of the biggest trophy mule deer anywhere! The ranch boundaries are basically the edge of the ridge tops that break into deep sweeping canyons. With the water and feed on the Monument mesa Ranch the trophies are instantly drawn to the ranch! The ranch is located in hunting unit 14A and the ranch does qualify for 2 mule deer vouchers on a yearly basis with over the counter elk. The Monument Mesa Ranch is one of the best ranches in the area due to the abundant water, feed, seclusion and privacy! This ranch is priced to sell!!
$2,172,600  •  2,414 acres
The Grand Hogback Ranch consist of 2414 deeded acres +/- of incredible rock out cropping pushing throughout the ridge tops lined with trees and oak brush.This ranch is incredibly diverse as it rises from around 6500 feet to over 7800 feet to the top of the ridges. Throughout the multiple canyons there are hidden draws and pockets creating incredible wildlife habitat! Throughout the years the ranch has produced trophy animals. The approximate 929 acre Jensen W grazing allotment is on the south end. The ranch is located in hunting unit 23 with landowner deer vouchers available and over the counter elk tags. The ranch also borders several thousand acres of BLM land on the south end. The Town of Meeker is within 4 miles of the ranch with several good access points located off of paved highway 13. The Grand Junction and Eagle County regional airports are within 1.5 hours away. The Grand Hogback Ranch is a rugged gorgeous ranch for those that yearn to see what is over the next ridge or around the next turn. With nooks and crannies around every turn this ranch is ready to be explored and a great place to find your next trophy or just breath the clean mountain air. The hunting is great throughout the seasons for a multitude of species. Call Lonnie Gustin today for your qualified showing!
$2,956,800  •  2,112 acres
The Hole in the Rock Ranch offers a very diverse landscape ranging from Pine covered hillsides to oak brush, bitter brush and alfalfa fields. All of which create a very unique atmosphere, incredible deer hunting, elk hunting and turkey hunting. Throughout the fall the ponds, spring and tanks are absolutely hammered with elk. The grass around the watering areas turn from lush green to mud color as the elk hammer these areas! Through thoughtful engineering, a spring which lies in the upper pine covered draw has been developed and runs via a pipeline into 3 different tanks offering excellent water for animals. The lower portion is watered by the year around Sheep creek, additional spring and multiple ponds. Turkeys roost in the pines and filter out into the tanks and fields in large numbers intermixing with the deer and the elk. Located in hunting unit 22 this ranch qualifies for several deer vouchers annually with over the counter bull tags. Unit 22 is well known for incredible elk and deer hunting with great deer being harvested on an annual basis. The ranch is located approximately 5.5 miles from the town of Meeker, Colorado with good year around access. The Grand Junction airport or the Eagle Valley Regional Airport are both located within 1.5 hours of the ranch. This is one of the best hunting ranches on the market today and one you can guarantee many successful opportunities to harvest a variety of animals and birds!
$3,273,200  •  2,338 acres
The great American dream of land ownership came to fruition in 1905 as a young man from Denmark sailed across the seas with just the clothes on his back and a heart full of determination to build a legacy ranch for his family. The Kendall Peak Ranch is living proof that the great American dream of landownership is possible with hard work and perseverance. After being in the same family for over 80 years the family has now decided it is time to let someone else enjoy the land that they have enjoyed for so many years!The family has maintained the vision of the ranch founder Wilhelm (Bill) Jensen improving the ranch with wells, pipelines, drinkers and forage for both wildlife and livestock! There are approximately 452 acres that have been planted into alfalfa, sainfoin and a multitude of grasses and legumes. This is a magic mix for wildlife as elk and deer flourish on the improved vegetation. Water lines and drinkers have been strategically placed in the oak brush covered draws and fingers which open up to the fields at the base of the mountain. The upper portion of the ranch reaches elevations around 7200 feet and is surrounded by BLM lands that has very limited access to the public. With the adjoining Puckett Gulch allotment which is approximately 1040 acres this would make a great ranch to run livestock on over 3300 acres with good grass and water. Located in hunting unit 22 this ranch qualifies for several deer vouchers annually with over the counter bull tags. Unit 22 is well known for incredible elk and deer hunting with great deer being harvested on an annual basis. Approximately 4.5 miles from the town of Meeker, Colorado with good year around access via a paved road. The Grand Junction airport or the Eagle Valley Regional Airport are both located within 1.5 hours of the ranch. The Kendall Peak Ranch is a unique opportunity to start your own family legacy of landownership. Decades of hard work and love of the land is evident on this ranch. Call today for your qualified showing!
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Lonnie Gustin
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