57+ Acres · Colona, Colorado
North of Ridgway, in Ouray County just south of the historic Los Pinos Agency (1874) this ranch was originally homesteaded by the Hotchkiss brothers. The mild climate, low elevation, fertile ground and abundant irrigation water has produced crops throughout the years including sugar beets, potatoes, corn, and high quality grass and alfalfa hay. While vegetable production has not been done commercially, small garden vegetable growing has been done in this locale for over a century.
THE SITE & RANCH
The North Farm, LLC Ranch- 57.8 acres of near limitless potential, within minutes of Montrose, Colorado. The property’s lush, irrigated farm ground is watered by the highest priority right in the Uncompahgre watershed and is a fantastic wintering ground for livestock and wildlife alike. With easy access directly off HWY 550, big views, and a central location between Montrose and Ridgway, the parcel is ideal for a custom home or horse facilities. From the ranch front gate, the Ridgway Reservoir, with boating and recreation galore, is a 10 minute drive. Likewise, City Market in Montrose is only 10 minutes to the north. The North Farm, LLC offers the living and beauty of Ouray County with all the amenities of Montrose- truly the best of both worlds!