Fishtail Meadows Ranch, situated in one of the most beautiful areas of Southcentral Montana, is tucked between the Stillwater River Valley to the north, the Rosebud Creek drainage to the east and the towering peaks of the Beartooth Mountains to the west. With frontage along Fishtail Creek and in close proximity to the resort town of Red Lodge, the Ranch affords a rare opportunity to own productive ground in an area accentuated by natural beauty and outstanding recreational opportunities.
The Ranch spans over 678± acres including 320± deeded acres of native pasture, 258± deeded acres of irrigated land and 100± acres riparian/wetlands along Fishtail Creek. The topography of the Ranch is diverse and inviting, transitioning from the riparian land in the cottonwood groves along Fishtail Creek, to the lush irrigated hay meadows, to the native rangeland punctuated with views of the majestic Beartooth Mountains to the south and Crazy Mountains to the north.
The combination of live water and irrigated hay fields adds to the production value of the Ranch and also provides for exceptional wildlife habitat. A variety of game birds frequent the Ranch while resident herds of mule deer and whitetail deer find cover in the ravines and along the creek bottom. A modest set of improvements are well maintained and conveniently located on the east portion of the Ranch.
Within an easy hour drive of Billings, the proximity of the Ranch to commercial airports, private FBOs and interstate travel make it readily accessible at all times of the year.
With its exceptional combination of live water, productive ground, resident wildlife, stunning views and proximity to the recreational opportunities of the nearby Absaroka and Beartooth Mountains, Fishtail Meadows Ranch offers a unique opportunity to experience ownership of a productive ranch in a spectacular setting.