Shad Sheldon


Shad Sheldon is a native of Kanorado, Kansas and a retired electrician turned real estate agent. He graduated from Northwest Kansas Technical College and continued to live in Goodland where he fortuitously built and operated his own electrical company for 28 years. Additionally, he spent several years in farming and managing commercial and residential real estate, which included producing and controlling area hunting lodge Shaps Beaver Creek Ranch. His essence is also much consumed in music. The passionate singer, songwriter and guitarist started playing at age seven and currently performs with country rock band Whiskey Rich. As the consummate outdoorsman, Shad draws from a wealth of experience in hunting—with a particular sentiment for archery—and in developing ground. Upon retirement from the electrical business, he relocated to Lecompton where he fervently represents the Hayden Outdoors team. With brimming success gained on his own properties, he hones the knowledge and skill to match his clients with the income-generating land they desire and to help them attract and maintain wildlife.
$469,300  •  246.7 acres
The Bow Creek Hunt Tract is located less than a mile south of the Kirwin National Wildlife Refuge in Phillips County, KS. This property comprises of 246 +/- acres of hunting potential. There are portions of this property with rocky ravines that are covered with cedar trees which creates great areas for those big bucks to travel into and stay. The land currently has 144 acres in CRP, which the contract will run out this October, with the potential for haying, or breaking the ground back up for crops, or just part of it for food plots.. In addition, there is 100 acres of pasture that can be used for your cattle (there is currently a tenant on the pasture.) Many turkey also occupy this tract of land, so if you like hunting them long beards and great bucks, this could be your own personal hunting tract. For the out of town outdoorsman, there is a 4 bedroom home available by the seller in addition to this property located in Stockton, KS. Please give us a call for a personal tour of this Bow Creek Hunt Tract.
$66,000  •  22 acres
The Great 22 acres, what can I say, this won't last long.
$840,000  •  129 acres
The Supreme Recreational Getaway consists of 129.1 acres of year-round recreational heaven! No matter if you just enjoy watching wildlife, hiking, fishing, ATVs, or hunting, this is the place for all outdoor activities. If you are an avid hunter, there is plenty of timber and great elevation changes with deep ravines to hold a massive buck or bull elk. There are other areas you can plant food plots on and pour mineral out to grow even more inches on those antlers. There are even tree stands and a tower blind included with this great property and a 1 acre food plot loaded with clover. For the turkey hunter, you will spot many long beards within the timber and at the included feeder for your turkey hunting enjoyment. If you prefer to fish, you can catch many species of fish in the stocked 3-acre pond. You can generate some income from the 50 +/- acres of grass. In addition to the outdoor opportunities on this incredible piece of land, you will also find an attractively designed Morton Building with 1512 Sq Ft of living space and attached heated and fully insulated 48' x 56' shop area with 15' 4" sidewalls. The living quarters is an open concept living/dining/kitchen area with a wood burning stove, beautiful kitchen cabinets with granite countertops and cathedral ceilings. Also in the living quarters you will find 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a laundry room. The shop has plenty of space to store your machinery and toys as there is a 12' x 14', 18' x 10', and a 10' x 10' overhead door, strategically located in the well-kept shop. This supreme property is located right off of HWY 59 and is only 50 miles from Kansas City, 40 miles from Topeka, and 25 miles from Lawrence, KS. This place will not last long so give me a call for a tour of this fantastic acreage.
$990,000  •  41.8 acres
On the southern portion of Douglas County, KS sits the Luxurious Hilltop Estate; a beautiful 41.8-acre property with all of the privacy you will ever want. The home is a 5429 square foot custom home built in 1998 by Griffin Custom Homes, featuring many special details throughout the house. Starting with the stone fireplace, which spans from the basement to the top floor which includes carvings throughout the entire stone on each floor. Upon entering the main floor, you immediately notice the gorgeous tongue and groove wood ceilings, along with large wooden beams throughout the open concept living, dining and kitchen areas. The kitchen is custom built with all the essentials for an entertainer and cook including a butler's pantry with a second dishwasher, custom built cherry cabinets with swanstone and granite countertops, and Thermador stove and refrigerator. There is also a breakfast nook tucked along the side of the kitchen space. There is a fully functioning 1917 Home Comfort wood burning cook stove in this open space, along with the convenience of a half bath and screened in porch and mud room on one side of the main floor. Along the 4-car attached garage, you will find a heated greenhouse, laundry, and additional mudroom. Rounding out the main floor is a Master bedroom, and guest room both with ensuite bathrooms. The second floor includes a beautiful custom-built cherry stairway and railing, with 2 bedrooms and a jack & jill bathroom, library/office, and a craft room (or non-conforming bedroom). To finish off this entertainer's estate, head to the basement, where you will find more beautiful carving on the stone hearth, a wet bar with full sized refrigerator, second living room with 2 accesses to the backyard to accommodate large gatherings of family and friends. In addition to the additional living room, you will also find a bedroom and 2 bathrooms in this basement along with 3 storage rooms. Along the driveway, there is a 4-stall horse barn with 2 run-ins, a tack room, and indoor water. There is a hay shed along the well-fenced grazing area. The remainder of the secluded property, you will see an abundance of wildlife, including deer and turkey for the avid hunter or outdoors lover, and a stock pond. Washington Creek runs along the north end of the property and there are great elevation changes within this acreage. Many varieties of beautiful old hardwoods complete this estate. Please give me a call for a personal tour of this beautiful home and property.
$562,520  •  140.63 acres
Oberhelman Farm Tract #4 is a 140.63+/- acre tract of land with 120.57 +/- acres tillable with mostly class 1 & 2 soils. This is an exeptional tract of land just a couple miles from Barnes KS right along Highway 9. This is a fairly flat piece with a timbered creek that runs through the middle of it. The acreage would be a great location to build your dream home or for a business to build on having highway frontage. This place would also make a good little hunting property on the south end. Build your dream home and start hunting out your back door. There are so many things you could do with this exeptional income producing tract of land. Please give me a call if you would like to tour this fantastic tract.
$239,200  •  119.6 acres
Oberhelman Farm Tract #3 is a 188.85 acre tract consisting of 107.47 +/- acres of prairie grass and 11.38 +/- acres of tillable acreage with primarily class 2,3 & 4 soils. This tract is located in 2 different sections and 2 different townships and is currently being leased. This tract has a couple good stock ponds and the fence is in decent shape holding cattle well. If you would like to take a closer look at this property please give me a call.
$502,920  •  152.4 acres
Oberhelman Farm Tract #2 is a 152.4 +/- acre tract that is nearly all tillable. There is a 7.59 +/- acre hay meadow and 131.15 +/- acres of tillable acreage with the biggest percentage of it being class 2 soils; about 20% class 1 and about 8% class 3. This tract is currently being leased. If you are looking for an investment piece or a tract of land to add to your portfolio, this Is It!!! This great piece of farm land that won't last long. Please give me a call if you have an interest in this tract before it is too late.
$377,110  •  175 acres
Oberhelman Farm Tract #1 is a 175 +/- acre tract that has 121.5 +/- acres of native prairie grass and 53 +/- acres of tillable land consisting of mostly class 1 and 2 soils. It has a stock pond and timbered draws that run down through the pasture, along with a timbered creek that runs through the northwest corner of the property. The fences on this property are in decent shape and are holding cattle in just fine . For the avid hunter, the 53 +/- acres by the timbered creek is an added plus to attract and hold wildlife like deer and turkey. Please give me a call if you are interested in taking a closer look at this great tract of land.
$1,681,750  •  588 acres
The Oberhelman farm is a total of 588 m/l acres of land. This great farm consists of approximately 316 m/l acres of tillable land with a great amount of class 1 and 2 soils. Prairie grass makes up about 236 m/l acres of this Oberhelman Farm, with the remaining 36 m/l acres in waterways and timbered creeks. The farm is set up in 4 tracts, and the tracts could be bought separately or in it's entirety. Track 1 and Tract 4 have an abundance of deer and turkey. There are a few stock ponds scattered through out the pastures and the fencing is in decent shape. Currently there is corn and beans planted on the tillable acres and the whole farm is being leased. Please give me a call if you would like a closer look at this great Oberhelman Farm. Tract #1 175 +/- acres - 122 in grass, 53 tillable. Tract #2 154 +/- acres - 131 tillable, 7 in grass, 16 in waterways and timber Tract #3 118 +/- acres - 107 in grass, 11 tillable Tract #4 140 +/- acres - 120 tillable, 20 timbered creek
$135,000  •  5.5 acres
Raeta Estates Build Site - what a spectacular place to build your new dream home. Only minutes from Lawrence and Topeka Ks, the Estates is set up with paved roads with electricity and water running along side of them for simple meter installments to your new home. There is also 59 acres of commons area with 2 large stocked ponds for you to use and enjoy. This property has amazing views with an abundance of wildlife roaming the area and only one entrance into the Estates. Don't miss out on an opportunity to own a spectacular build site and get out of the city, please give me a call today for a personal tour of this property.
$1,056,000  •  480 acres
Switzler Creek Farm & Hunt; what an incredible 480 +/- acre property! Approximately 100 +/- acres of tillable ground 285 +/- acres of grass, the rest in timber and streams. This property is the perfect game mecca you have been looking for. The deer pics have been recently taken in the last month. Deer and turkey are abundant here due to the way the land is laid out with numerous small acreage plots surrounded by timber and streams. This property attracts and holds wildlife and has had very little hunting pressure over the years creating a great safe haven for the deer and turkey. While touring this property I ran across several spring fed stock ponds and there was deer sign everywhere. If you are looking for a great hunting property that has income this might be the fit for you. The location of this great hunt tract is only 30 miles from Topeka and 60 miles from Olatha. Call me today to set up a side by side ATV tour of this property before it is too late.
$450,000  •  91 acres
The Magnificent 90 is all that and more. This 90 +/- acres is stunning in all aspects, views, terrain, deer, turkey, multiple building sites, and pond. If you are looking for a place to build your dream home on, hunt a variety of wildlife, or both; you need to take a close look at this tract of land. There is an additional 40 acres adjacent to this tract that could be purchased giving you a magnificent 130 acre tract. It has lots to offer with it's great location only minutes from Lawrence Ks and only 45 minutes to Kansas City. If you want a place to get away just for the weekends, this would be a great place to build that small get-away cabin to relax, do some hiking or horseback riding. This is a must see property! For a closer look or personal side by side ATV tour, please give me a call.
$695,500  •  107 acres
Lake View Estate, this 107 +/- acre tract of land has lots to offer from building your dream home or cabin to amazing hunting on the property and lake access minutes away. The views overlooking Clinton Lake are amazing making this 107 acres very unique compared to most properties. The property would satisfy the recreational needs of the avid outdoors-person with the ability to hunt deer, turkey, upland birds, predators, go horseback riding or ride ATV's. A dirt bike track would be another great option for this piece of land elevated above Clinton Lake having the ability to hold motor cross competitions. The drive to Lawrence is only a 15-20 minute commute and to Kansas City a little under an hour. Don't miss out on this opportunity to own an amazing piece of land overlooking Clinton Lake, give me a call for a personal tour of Lake View Estate.
Hayden Outdoors

Shad Sheldon
1401 Main Street
Goodland, KS 67735

Mobile: 785-821-2666