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$42,500,000  •  34,617 acres
Located in the Sandhills of Nebraska, the Double Nickel on the Niobrara is one of the finest ranches in the Midwest. An extremely diverse landscape of Sandhills grasslands, pine covered hills and draws, irrigated production farmland and wooded river bottoms provide an amazing combination of beauty, production and recreation seldom seen in a single offering.This unique property is nestled in the beautiful Sandhills region of Northwestern Nebraska, tucked against the Niobrara National Scenic River. This diverse terrain totals approximately 34,617+/- deeded acres with the opportunity for approximately 22,607+/- leased acres. Traveling through the ranch, one will find open plains, rugged terrain and scenic trails through many wooded areas following the 7 miles of river. Excellent wildlife habitat with river bottom and Ponderosa pine covered hills, dramatic caprock views. This income producing ranch offers something for everyone including the cow/calf rancher, seasoned investor, or outdoors enthusiast. Ideal for operating cattle and crop production, this beautiful property could also make an amazing country gentleman's ranch and getaway. Double Nickel on the Niobrara is that special place, perfect to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life.Cattle Operation:Featuring a capacity for carrying up to 4200 mother cows, the cash flow and the potential of this investment is unparalleled. The current owners operate the ranch with production on the pivots in various types of forage for cattle. Alfalfa, Sudan grass, sorghum and native grass are produced to continue the carrying capacity throughout the year. Across the ranch there are well designed and maintained cattle working facilities that include a 500 head feedlot, large calving shed and livestock barn, and multiple outbuildings.Water:The ranch offers an abundance of quality water. Water is pumped from multiple wells as well as pump stations along the river for livestock and irrigating crops. An extensive system consisting of windmills, solar wells, pipeline, and tanks provide water throughout the ranch. All irrigation pumps and pivots operate with electricity on both ranches. Currently, 13 Center Irrigation Pivots combine for over 2200 acres of irrigated crop land. There are also multiple lakes and ponds located on the ranch, 7 miles of the Niobrara River as well as several miles of Medicine Creek and Steer Creek. (Average rainfall in the area is 19"-22" annually.) Recreation:Double Nickel on the Niobrara is a hunter's paradise. High quality habitat and readily available water make the ranch a diverse haven to all kinds of wildlife. Starting with the largest inhabitants, the ranch is home to over 200 elk with bulls averaging 310"- 360" Boone and Crockett. Large herds of Mule deer and Whitetail deer can be found both along the river as well as out in the Sandhills offering the opportunity for high quality trophy bucks. Huge flocks of Merriam's Turkey can be found moving along the fields and tree lined banks of the river. Other wildlife that call the ranch home include Pheasants, prairie chicken, several kinds of ducks as well as Canada geese. Coyotes, bobcat, and the occasional Mountain Lion have all traveled the expanse of the property. There are fishing opportunities in the river and the many ponds on the ranch that include trout and a mix of warm water species. The river provides plenty of opportunity for float trips on tubes, canoe or as the locals like to travel....in a stock tank. Under current operations, the ranch is leased out for hunting. There are cabins on the ranch to accommodate guests, hunters, or fisherman. Other Agri-tourism revenue streams are possible to accompany the hunting operations.The Ranch Details:The ranch consists of 2 units, the East & the West. The West Unit being a mix of sandhills pastures and excellent sub-irrigated and irrigated bottoms. It also has multiple ponds, two lakes and Medicine Creek that flows through its entirety. The West unit also has two residences and multiple outbuildings for the cattle and farming operation. The East Unit sits along the banks of the Niobrara River and lays adjacent to largest portion of the lease on the Sam McKelvie National Forest. Good feed production with sub-irrigated meadows and pivot irrigated fields. The East Unit has several nice homes, cabins, multiple steel Morton buildings, grain storage.Double Nickel on the Niobrara East: 15,300+/- Deeded Acres 16,500+/- Leased Acres (Samuel R McKelvie Forest Lease) 2,107+/- Leased Acres (State and/or Private Leases) 4 Houses & 4 Cabins Additional Outbuildings: Shop, Machinery Shed, Calving Sheds, Fire Truck Garage 240,000-Bushel Storage Facility 9 Center Irrigation Pivots with ground & surface water rights (1,484+/- acres) 7 miles of Niobrara River FrontageDouble Nickel on the Niobrara West: 19,317+/- Deeded Acres 4,000+/- Leased Acres (Samuel R McKelvie Forest Lease) 4 Houses 500+/- Head Feedlot 4 Center Irrigation Pivots with ground water rights (764+/- irrigated acres)Location:< 1-hour drive from Valentine, NE3.5-hour drive from Rapid City, SD6-hour drive from Omaha, NE6.5-hour drive from Denver, CO Nearest Airports:Miller Field- Valentine Nebraska (VTN)Runway 3701'x60' asphaltFuel available- 100LL, Jet AHangers and tiedowns availableDistance to ranch-26 milesAinsworth Regional Airport-Ainsworth, Nebraska (ANW)Runway- 6824' x 110' asphaltFuel available- 100LL, Jet A.Distance to ranch-71 milesThomas County Airport- Thedford, Nebraska (TIF)Runway- 4400' x 60' asphaltFuel available- 100LL, self-service credit card.Hangers and tiedowns availableDistance to ranch-91 milesNorth Platte Regional Airport- North Platte Nebraska (LBF) Commercial service availableRunway- 8001'x150' concrete/groovedRunway-4436'x100' concreteFuel-100LL, Jet AHangers and tiedowns availableDistance to ranch-157 milesOther Area Attractions:Smith Falls State Park, Forth Niobrara and Valentine National Wildlife Refuges as well as Merritt Reservoir State Recreation Area which is some of the best Walleye fishing in northern Nebraska. Fredrick Peak Golf Course is a fantastic 10-hole course designed by the Lehman Design Group know for the Dunes course at the Prairie Club.Livestock and machinery: Not included in listing price.
$15,500,000  •  19,317 acres
Medicine Creek Ranch is a beautiful landscape of Sandhills grassland and irrigated production farmland that provides good production and exceptional recreation opportunity. This unique property is nestled in the beautiful Sandhills region of Northwestern Nebraska approximately 1 hour southwest of the town of Valentine. This diverse terrain totals approximately 19,317+/- deeded acres with the opportunity for approximately 4,000+/- leased acres.This income producing ranch offers something for everyone including the cow/calf rancher, seasoned investor, or outdoors enthusiast. Ideal for both operating cattle and crop production.Cattle Operation:Medicine Creek Ranch features a capacity for carrying up to 1700 mother cows which allows for a great investment opportunity. The current owners operate the ranch with production on the pivots in various types of forage for cattle. Alfalfa, Sudan grass, sorghum and native grass are produced to continue the carrying capacity throughout the year. The ranch is separated into more than 30 pastures that allow for excellent rotation. All perimeter and cross fences, consisting mostly four wire barbed wire, are well maintained and additionally across the ranch there are well designed and maintained cattle working facilities. Those improvments include a 500 head feedlot, large calving shed and livestock barn, heated shop, and multiple outbuildings.Water:The ranch offers an abundance of quality water. Medicine Creek flows west to east through the entirety of the ranch, Steer Creek also flows along the southern portion of the ranch and both offer ample water for both livestock and wildlife. Additionally, water is pumped from multiple wells for livestock and irrigating crops. An extensive system consisting of windmills, solar wells, pipeline, and tanks provide water throughout the ranch. All irrigation pumps and pivots operate with electricity. Currently, 4 Center Irrigation Pivots combine for over 764+/- acres of irrigated crop land. There are also multiple lakes and ponds located on the ranch. (Average rainfall in the area is 19"-22" annually.) Recreation:Wildlife is very abundant in the hills and offers opportunity for high quality mule deer hunting. The whitetail deer hunting is also exceptional and they can be found along the creeks and in the ag fields. Large herds of Mule deer and Whitetail deer can be found in the Sandhills offering the opportunity for high quality trophy bucks. Other wildlife that call the ranch home include Pheasants, prairie chicken, several kinds of ducks as well as Canada geese. Coyotes and bobcats can also be found wondering the expanse of the property. There are fishing opportunities in the many ponds on the ranch that include trout and a mix of warm water species.Under current operations, the ranch is leased out for hunting. Other Agri-tourism revenue streams are possible to accompany the hunting operations.The Ranch Details:Medicine Creek Ranch is a mix of sandhills pastures and excellent sub-irrigated and irrigated bottoms. It also has multiple ponds, two lakes and Medicine Creek that flows through its entirety. The West unit also has two residences and multiple outbuildings for the cattle and farming operation. Medicine Creek Ranch: 19,317+/- Deeded Acres 4,000+/- Leased Acres (Samuel R McKelvie Forest Lease) 4 Houses 500+/- Head Feedlot 4 Center Irrigation Pivots with ground water rights (764+/- irrigated acres)Location:< 1-hour drive from Valentine, NE3.5-hour drive from Rapid City, SD6-hour drive from Omaha, NE6.5-hour drive from Denver, CO Nearest Airports:Miller Field- Valentine Nebraska (VTN)Runway 3701'x60' asphaltFuel available- 100LL, Jet AHangers and tiedowns availableDistance to ranch-26 milesAinsworth Regional Airport-Ainsworth, Nebraska (ANW)Runway- 6824' x 110' asphaltFuel available- 100LL, Jet A.Distance to ranch-71 milesThomas County Airport- Thedford, Nebraska (TIF)Runway- 4400' x 60' asphaltFuel available- 100LL, self-service credit card.Hangers and tiedowns availableDistance to ranch-91 milesNorth Platte Regional Airport- North Platte Nebraska (LBF) Commercial service availableRunway- 8001'x150' concrete/groovedRunway-4436'x100' concreteFuel-100LL, Jet AHangers and tiedowns availableDistance to ranch-157 milesOther Area Attractions:Smith Falls State Park, Forth Niobrara and Valentine National Wildlife Refuges as well as Merritt Reservoir State Recreation Area which is some of the best Walleye fishing in northern Nebraska. Fredrick Peak Golf Course is a fantastic 10-hole course designed by the Lehman Design Group know for the Dunes course at the Prairie Club.Livestock and machinery: Not included in listing price.
$2,975,000  •  3,376.4 acres
The Wind Ranch is located on the plains of South Dakota just northeast of the Black Hills approximately seven miles east of Newell. The ranch includes a full set of buildings that includes a house, two shops, two livestock barns, one hay barn with stackyard and an extensive set of corrals and pens. The property consists of 3,376± total acres: 2,736± deeded and 640 State lease acres. The ranch is a combination of 2,780 acres of pasture, 40 acres of upland hayland and 550 acres of riparian/creek bottoms of which 200 acres can be hayed. The sellers have developed an intensive grazing system throughout the ranch. Quiet and secluded, the ranch has beautiful views of the Black Hills and Bear Butte. The ranch has easy access to Newell, Sturgis, Belle Fourche, Spearfish and Rapid City.
$1,732,800  •  760 acres
Under Contract
The Dry Creek Ranch in Custer County, South Dakota has 760 plus-minus deeded acres and excellent big game hunting, all just 27 miles from Rapid City, the gateway to the Black Hills. The ranch boasts spectacular views of Custer State Park to the west. The property is both secluded and easily accessible year around via a graveled county road that is only 1 1/2 miles off Highway 79. Two wells and multiple ponds provide necessary water for livestock and big game. Improvements are functional and include working corrals, loading chute and livestock shelter. All the perimeter is fenced. There is a 64-acre alfalfa field on the north side of Dry Creek which runs through the middle of the ranch. This ranch has not been overgrazed and has been well managed. The Dry Creek Ranch presents the discerning buyer with distinct opportunities in one of the most sought-after areas in the region. Location: The Dry Creek Ranch is located south and West of Hermosa, South Dakota. Go south of Hermosa, South Dakota for 9 miles on Highway 79, then turn west on Dry Creek Road for 1 1/2 miles. Ranch is on the south side of the road. Locale: Custer State Park is famous for its bison herds, other wildlife, scenic drives, historic sites, visitor centers, fishing lakes, resorts, campgrounds and interpretive programs. In fact, it was named as one of the World's Top Ten Wildlife Destinations for the array of wildlife within the park's borders and for the unbelievable access visitors have to them. One of the nation's largest state parks, just 15 miles from the city of Custer, South Dakota's premier State Park comprises 71,000 acres. Custer State Park has been home to diverse cultural heritages for thousands of years and has provided an array of scenic beauty and outdoor recreation for visitors since the early 1900s. Recreation: The Dry Creek Ranch offers endless recreational possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast, both on the property and in nearby Custer Sate Park. Hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and fishing in the summer combine with snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter to create the perfect year-round retreat. Wildlife:The ranch consists of several environments which support a very diverse collection of wildlife. Mule deer and pronghorn antelope browse the creek bottoms and forage the native grasses. Mineral Rights:All mineral rights appurtenant to the property owned by the seller will transfer with the real estate. Sellers make no representation regarding what mineral rights they presently own. Fences & Boundaries: The perimeter of the property is completely fenced. The seller is making known to all potential purchasers that there may be variations between the deeded property lines and the location of the existing fence boundary lines on the subject property. Seller makes no warranties about location of the fence lines in relationship to the deeded property lines, nor does the seller make any warranties or representations about specific acreage within the fenced property lines. Seller is selling the property in an "as is" condition which includes the location of the fences as they exist. Boundaries shown on accompanying maps are approximate based on the legal description and may not indicate a survey. Maps are not to scale and are for visual aid only. Their accuracy is not guaranteed.
$6,900,000  •  485 acres
The Rafter R Ranch in Custer County, South Dakota has 485 plus-minus deeded acres and excellent big game hunting, all just 27 miles from Rapid City, the gateway to the Black Hills. The ranch boasts spectacular views. Expansive Custer State Park views to the west. It is only about 2 miles from the Wildlife Loop, Park Airport and in 15 minutes you can be having lunch at The Custer Park Game Lodge. About two-thirds of the ranch is comprised of gently rolling pastures and meadows, with the remainder in Black Hills spruce, ponderosa pine, birch, aspen, and oak--excellent habitat for the large elk, deer, mountain lion and wild turkey that abound here. The fabulous home was built in 2000 and has 4125 square feet of finished living space. The gourmet kitchen is a cook,s dream. The home is timber framed and the exterior is mostly rock and glass. There is an attached underground 2198 square foot garage and over 6000 square feet of paver patio. There is also a rock barn and a 1200 square foot guest house with 2 bedrooms and a full bath. The property is both secluded and easily accessible year around via a graveled county road. Multiple wells and ponds provide necessary water for livestock and big game. Improvements are functional and include working corrals. Most of the perimeter and some pastures are fenced. There are additional adjoining tracts available to assemble a large holding in The Black Hills, and rarely does one of this size become available so close to Rapid City and Custer State Park without a conservation easement. The Rafter R Ranch presents the discerning buyer with distinct opportunities in one of the most sought-after areas in the region. Location: The Rafter R Ranch is located south and West of Hermosa, South Dakota. Go south of Hermosa, South Dakota for 7 miles on Highway 79, then turn west on Cobb Road for 1 mile. Locale: Custer State Park is famous for its bison herds, other wildlife, scenic drives, historic sites, visitor centers, fishing lakes, resorts, campgrounds and interpretive programs. In fact, it was named as one of the World's Top Ten Wildlife Destinations for the array of wildlife within the park's borders and for the unbelievable access visitors have to them. One of the nation's largest state parks, just 15 miles from the city of Custer, South Dakota's premier State Park comprises 71,000 acres. Custer State Park has been home to diverse cultural heritages for thousands of years and has provided an array of scenic beauty and outdoor recreation for visitors since the early 1900s. Recreation: The Rafter R Ranch offers endless recreational possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast, both on the property and in the adjacent Custer Sate Park. Hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and fishing in the summer combine with snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter to create the perfect year-round retreat. Wildlife:The ranch consists of several environments which support a very diverse collection of wildlife. The riparian corridor offers habitat for mule deer, elk, antelope, mountain lion and numerous other birds and smaller mammals. Mule deer and pronghorn antelope browse the creek bottoms and forage the native grasses. During the fall and into the winter months, herds of elk can be found residing on the ranch for multiple days at a time. Mineral Rights: All mineral rights appurtenant to the property owned by the seller will transfer with the real estate. Sellers make no representation regarding what mineral rights they presently own. Fences & Boundaries:The seller is making known to all potential purchasers that there may be variations between the deeded property lines and the location of the existing fence boundary lines on the subject property. Seller makes no warranties about location of the fence lines in relationship to the deeded property lines, nor does the seller make any warranties or representations about specific acreage within the fenced property lines. Seller is selling the property in an "as is" condition which includes the location of the fences as they exist.Boundaries shown on accompanying maps are approximate based on the legal description and may not indicate a survey. Maps are not to scale and are for visual aid only. Their accuracy is not guaranteed. Broker Comments: There are a few destination locations in the region where it is becoming increasingly challenging to find and acquire large acreage recreational properties. Rapid City and the surrounding area is an example of this. With its proximity to Rapid City, Rafter R Ranch represents an opportunity to purchase a substantial holding. The land is exceptionally scenic and very private, while adjacent to a state park and vast amounts of wilderness to access. The property is highly improved, there are numerous additional building sites, and the land is not encumbered with a conservation easement.
$1,980,000  •  400 acres
Seldom do you have an opportunity to purchase land bordering Custer State Park. Park View South in Custer County, South Dakota has 400 plus-minus deeded acres and excellent big game hunting, all just 30 miles from Rapid City, the gateway to the Black Hills. The ranch adjoins Custer State Park on the entire western border. The Custer State Park Game Lodge is only 2 miles away and the airport is only 1 mile away. The property is both secluded and easily accessible year around via a graveled county road. About one third of the ranch is comprised of gently rolling pastures and meadows, with the remainder in Black Hills spruce, ponderosa pine, birch, aspen, and oak--excellent habitat for the large elk, deer, mountain lion and wild turkey that abound here. Multiple ponds and seasonal creeks provide necessary water for livestock and big game. Improvements are minimal and includes livestock shelter. This ranch has not been overgrazed and has been well managed. Elevations range from 3700 feet on the creek bottom to 4000 feet at the top of the ridge. Park View South presents the discerning buyer with distinct opportunities in one of the most sought-after areas in the region. Location: Park View South is located South and West of Hermosa, South Dakota. Go south of Hermosa, South Dakota for 7 miles on Highway 79, then turn west on Cobb Road for 5 miles. The ranch is on the west side of the road. Locale: Custer State Park is famous for its bison herds, other wildlife, scenic drives, historic sites, visitor centers, fishing lakes, resorts, campgrounds and interpretive programs. In fact, it was named as one of the World's Top Ten Wildlife Destinations for the array of wildlife within the park's borders and for the unbelievable access visitors have to them. One of the nation's largest state parks, just 15 miles from the city of Custer, South Dakota's premier State Park comprises 71,000 acres. Custer State Park has been home to diverse cultural heritages for thousands of years and has provided an array of scenic beauty and outdoor recreation for visitors since the early 1900s. Recreation: Park View South offers endless recreational possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast, both on the property and in nearby Custer Sate Park. Hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and fishing in the summer combine with snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter to create the perfect year-round retreat. Wildlife:The ranch consists of several environments which support a very diverse collection of wildlife. The riparian corridor offers habitat for mule deer, elk, antelope, mountain lion and numerous other birds and smaller mammals. Mule deer and pronghorn antelope browse the creek bottoms and forage the native grasses. During the fall and into the winter months, herds of elk can be found residing on the ranch for multiple days at a time. Mineral Rights:All mineral rights appurtenant to the property owned by the seller will transfer with the real estate. Sellers make no representation regarding what mineral rights they presently own. Fences & Boundaries: The seller is making known to all potential purchasers that there may be variations between the deeded property lines and the location of the existing fence boundary lines on the subject property. Seller makes no warranties about location of the fence lines in relationship to the deeded property lines, nor does the seller make any warranties or representations about specific acreage within the fenced property lines. Seller is selling the property in an "as is" condition which includes the location of the fences as they exist. The Buyers will be responsible for contructing a fence on the north boundary. Boundaries shown on accompanying maps are approximate based on the legal description and may not indicate a survey. Maps are not to scale and are for visual aid only. Their accuracy is not guaranteed.
$1,905,750  •  385 acres
The Timber Ridge Ranch in Custer County, South Dakota has 385 plus-minus deeded acres and excellent big game hunting, all just 30 miles from Rapid City, the gateway to the Black Hills. The ranch has unmatched views into Custer State Park to the west. The Custer State Park Game Lodge is only 7 miles away by vehicle and the park airport is only 2 miles away. The property is both secluded and easily accessible year around via a graveled county road. About ninety percent of the ranch is comprised of gently rolling pastures and meadows, with the remainder in Black Hills spruce, ponderosa pine, birch, aspen, and oak--excellent habitat for the large elk, deer, mountain lion and wild turkey that abound here. A well and ponds provide necessary water for livestock and big game. This ranch has not been overgrazed and has been well managed. Elevations range from 3750 feet on the bottom to 4000 feet at the top of the ridge. The Timber Ridge Ranch presents the discerning buyer with distinct opportunities in one of the most sought-after areas in the region.Location: The Timber Ridge Ranch is located South and West of Hermosa, South Dakota. Go south of Hermosa, South Dakota for 7 miles on Highway 79, then turn west on Cobb Road for 4 miles. The ranch is on the south side of the road. Locale: Custer State Park is famous for its bison herds, other wildlife, scenic drives, historic sites, visitor centers, fishing lakes, resorts, campgrounds and interpretive programs. In fact, it was named as one of the World's Top Ten Wildlife Destinations for the array of wildlife within the park's borders and for the unbelievable access visitors have to them. One of the nation's largest state parks, just 15 miles from the city of Custer, South Dakota's premier State Park comprises 71,000 acres. Custer State Park has been home to diverse cultural heritages for thousands of years and has provided an array of scenic beauty and outdoor recreation for visitors since the early 1900s. Recreation: The Timber Ridge Ranch offers endless recreational possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast, both on the property and in nearby Custer Sate Park. Hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and fishing in the summer combine with snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter to create the perfect year-round retreat. Wildlife:The ranch consists of several environments which support a very diverse collection of wildlife. The riparian corridor offers habitat for mule deer, elk, antelope, mountain lion and numerous other birds and smaller mammals. Mule deer and pronghorn antelope browse the creek bottoms and forage the native grasses. During the fall and into the winter months, herds of elk can be found residing on the ranch for multiple days at a time. Mineral Rights:All mineral rights appurtenant to the property owned by the seller will transfer with the real estate. Sellers make no representation regarding what mineral rights they presently own. Fences & Boundaries: The seller is making known to all potential purchasers that there may be variations between the deeded property lines and the location of the existing fence boundary lines on the subject property. Seller makes no warranties about location of the fence lines in relationship to the deeded property lines, nor does the seller make any warranties or representations about specific acreage within the fenced property lines. Seller is selling the property in an "as is" condition which includes the location of the fences as they exist. Boundaries shown on accompanying maps are approximate based on the legal description and may not indicate a survey. Maps are not to scale and are for visual aid only. Their accuracy is not guaranteed.
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$2,900,000  •  292.5 acres
$4,000,000
Legal Description: 147.50 acres of Section 34 Twp 8 Range 6, 65 acres of Section 33 Twp 8 range 6, 40 acres of Section 27 Twp 8 range 6, and 40 acres of Section 28 Twp 8 range 6, Fall River County, SD, containing 292.5+/- acres. Land Location: Hwy 385 South of Hot Springs, SD, to Angostura Road, then follow Bunny Road to the cul-de-sac to the entrance of the property. General Description: Long Land Company, LLC property consists of four amazing parcels located in Fall River County, SD. The property is comprised of 292.5 acres that runs along the east border of a state park, with a neighbor to the Angostura Reses. The property consists of grassland and high majestic bluffs that rise out of the riverbed with stunning 360-degree views. There are many building opportunities with open views for secluded sites or for the developer, acres of land for a multi-purpose development. A short ten miles from Hot Springs, SD, this is the new playground for the family that loves the outdoors! The reservoir contains multiple species of fish that include: walleye, perch, large-mouth bass, bluegill, and crappie. The reservoir is also host to multiple state boat docks and marinas for your boating, skiing, and fishing adventures. From world-class fishing, hiking, biking, snowmobiling, or hunting, this property is among the best there is and is a must-see for the outdoor enthusiast! Fly into the Chadron or Rapid City airports for convenience. The ranch has access from the east to the entire property. This ranch is located in the 27 B Unit for hunting deer and landowner permits. Power lines stop at the property line and rural water is available to be piped to the ranch. The land borders the state land to the west for the length of the property. Listing Agent: Mike Fujan 605.777.9470
$1,200,000  •  150 acres
Under Contract
This Northern Hills Beauty is a one of a kind opportunity to own a piece of South Dakota land located in the heart of the Black Hills for a private home or business development. Sitting in the middle of the magnificent Black Hills community is a silent gem of 150 acres just waiting to be developed into someone's little slice of heaven or a developers gold mine. The Pittman Development Land already has all utilities provided and all of the space needed to feel like you're away from the crowd, yet you're literally just a few minutes away from groceries, a dinner date or sports activity. This 150 acre parcel is situated in a great location with development potential and beautiful, hilltop views. The property is only one minute north of Whitewood which sits on the I-90 exit along State Hwy 34, and provides easy, convenient access to several communities and attractions in each direction. Key advantages to this gem are its proximity to popular and practical locations in the area. The popular town of Sturgis (home to the annual Sturgis motorcycle Rally) is seven minutes south/east on I-90 and Spearfish, the home of Black Hills University, is a quick 10 minute drive west on I-90. Both Deadwood and Belle Fouche are within 20 minutes. There are many other small towns scattered around, however, Rapid City, which is the second largest city in South Dakota, is an easy 25 minute drive southeast of the property, again, on I-90, and Rapid City's Regional Airport is within 45 minutes. Located in the heart of South Dakota's "Black Hills' with perfect access for business or pleasure, this 150 acre property has a mix of open green pastures and Ponderosa pine settings mixed with just a few Oaks and Cottonwood, all on a rolling hills topography which makes it very attractive with private and beautiful hilltop views for potential residential development. There is good natural grass on 2/3s of the property with nice tree cover on the balance. There are three hillside ponds and one deep well that provide good water for the whole property. Having been owned by the Pittman family since 1949, Uncle Jean and Aunt Jeane raised their five strong sons in a family tradition of agriculture The Pittman Dairy provided the way of life for this western family and while the cows no longer are there to be milked, this location is a very convenient and beautiful opportunity to develop into many unique residential building sites or one unique dream hideaway to build a dream estate. There is a mild four season climate. Many bikers say that they can ride, at some times, twelve months out of the year due to its banana belt climate. While there is adequate pasture and cover for 50-60 cattle, this property is likely at its highest and best use if converted to an upscale residential home development or gentleman's ranch or dream home estate. The buildings that come with the property are older and in various stages of disrepair. There has been no value given to them and they are sold "As is where is" condition with no warranties implied or given. The 116 year old house is presumed to be unlivable in its current condition. Two mobile homes along Pittman Road are to be sold or removed separate from (not included in) this sale. Seller will consider offers to purchase approximately 40 acres at the corner of Pittman Road and State Hwy 30 separately. The property has a deep well that operated with the dairy since 1949 and was in use until 1999 and there is MDU natural gas to the house and barn and electricity has been in place for decades. This property itself allows for activities including horseback riding, hiking, hunting, camping, mountain biking, shooting, privacy, and semi-seclusion. Virtually next door, The Black Hills of South Dakota, has a very healthy tourist industry because of its mild climate and user friendly outdoors full of national forest and grasslands available for public use. If you think that you'll enjoy feeding wild donkeys from your car windows or seeing buffalo and prairie dogs in their natural habitat, you'll also want to include a visit to Custer State Park and Wind Cave Park, as well. Nearby Whitewood, is a quiet little town with a couple of restaurants, a convenience store and a coffee shop. The sleepy little college town of Spearfish is a bedroom community combining more elegant homes and a golf course with the beauty of nearby Spearfish Canyon into an enjoyable time for residents and their visitors alike. Just a little ways up the trail to the north is the western cowboy town of Belle Fourche which was the end of the trail for manTexas cattle drives and is still the home to the annual Belle Fourche Roundup Rodeo, which allows cowboys and cowgirls of all ages to celebrate the week of our nation's Independence Day in grand western style! Rock climbers enjoy the granite spires and families may find time to take a dip in the natural hot mineral springs at Evans Plunge in Hot Springs, SD, which is a short drive away. Neighboring towns of Custer, Hill City, Keystone, Rapid City, Sturgis, Deadwood, Whitewood, Spearfish, Belle Fourche and even small towns such as New Underwood and Hermosa offer various meals in casual to formal dining and drinking entertainment. In addition, there are opportunities for several area rodeos and county area fairs as well as entertainment events for concerts with big name entertainment at the Deadwood Grand and Rushmore Plaza Civic Center (Rapid City) throughout the entire year.
$778,000  •  133 acres
Under Contract
The Deer Valley Ranch in Custer County, South Dakota has 133 plus-minus deeded acres and would make an excellent building site with plenty of privacy and room for your horses or other animals. It is just 25 miles from Rapid City, the gateway to the Black Hills. The ranch has outstanding views into Custer State Park to the west. The Custer State Park Game Lodge is only 8 miles away by vehicle and the park airport is only 4 1/2 miles away. The property is both secluded and easily accessible year around via a graveled county road. About fifty percent of the ranch is comprised of gently rolling pastures and meadows, with the remainder in Black Hills spruce, ponderosa pine, birch, aspen, and oak--excellent habitat for the large elk, deer and wild turkey that abound here. A pond provides necessary water for livestock and big game. This ranch has not been overgrazed and has been well managed. Elevations range from 3550 feet on the bottom to 3850 feet at the top of the ridge. The Deer Valley Ranch presents the discerning buyer with distinct opportunities in one of the most sought-after areas in the region. Location: The Deer Valley Ranch is located South and West of Hermosa, South Dakota. Go south of Hermosa, South Dakota for 7 miles on Highway 79, then turn west on Cobb Road for 2.5 miles. The ranch is on the south side of the road. Locale: Custer State Park is famous for its bison herds, other wildlife, scenic drives, historic sites, visitor centers, fishing lakes, resorts, campgrounds and interpretive programs. In fact, it was named as one of the World's Top Ten Wildlife Destinations for the array of wildlife within the park's borders and for the unbelievable access visitors have to them. One of the nation's largest state parks, just 15 miles from the city of Custer, South Dakota's premier State Park comprises 71,000 acres. Custer State Park has been home to diverse cultural heritages for thousands of years and has provided an array of scenic beauty and outdoor recreation for visitors since the early 1900s. Recreation: The Deer Valley Ranch offers endless recreational possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast, both on the property and in nearby Custer Sate Park. Hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and fishing in the summer combine with snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter to create the perfect year-round retreat. Wildlife:The ranch consists of several environments which support a very diverse collection of wildlife. The riparian corridor offers habitat for mule deer, elk, antelope, mountain lion and numerous other birds and smaller mammals. Mule deer and pronghorn antelope browse the creek bottoms and forage the native grasses. Mineral Rights:All mineral rights appurtenant to the property owned by the seller will transfer with the real estate. Sellers make no representation regarding what mineral rights they presently own. Fences & Boundaries: The seller is making known to all potential purchasers that there may be variations between the deeded property lines and the location of the existing fence boundary lines on the subject property. Seller makes no warranties about location of the fence lines in relationship to the deeded property lines, nor does the seller make any warranties or representations about specific acreage within the fenced property lines. Seller is selling the property in an "as is" condition which includes the location of the fences as they exist. Boundaries shown on accompanying maps are approximate based on the legal description and may not indicate a survey. Maps are not to scale and are for visual aid only. Their accuracy is not guaranteed.