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|County:||Las Animas County|
|Address:||County Road 105, Model, CO 81059 (crossroad County Road 48)|
|Title:||Free & Clear, Special Warranty Deed|
|Zoning:||Residential / Agriculture|
|Taxes:||$48.76 per year|
|Electric:||Electric pole across street|
|Water:||Water Rights already included in Deed|
|Sewer:||Need septic or alternate source|
|Phone:||Cell or Satellite|
|Legal:||24-31-61 NWSWNW-S2SWNWNW- CONT-15.0 ACRS M/L|
15 acres ranch land with Road Frontage in Southern Colorado between Trinidad and La Junta. A great Ranch Homesite near Blackwell Arroyo, with breathtaking view of Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range. Pave County Road Frontage. Water rights already included in deed. Multiple electric poles right across street from County Road 105!
Las Animas County is home to the World’s 2nd largest Elk herd. There were fresh wildlife tracks and droppings on the property. Native Wildlife in the area includes Elk, Mule Deer, Antelope and Turkey. Nearby incredible mountain landscape for camping, hiking, recreation and hunting of: Elk, Deer, Antelope, Bighorn Sheep, Rabbit, Turkey, Scaled Quail, Dove, Squirrel.
Deep canyons, abundant pinyon-juniper woodland, some riparian groves, and even good grassland characterize this remote State Wildlife Area. It provides a great opportunity to view bighorn sheep in an unbelievably scenic and rugged prairie setting. With some hiking through the rough terrain birds such as Rock and Canyon Wrens, Canyon Towhee, Bushtit, and Juniper Titmouse can be found. The lowland riparian along the river bottom should be checked for migrants. In season Common Poorwills and Great Horned Owls serenade the hardy camper to sleep. A myriad of reptiles and amphibians can be found in the area, including rattlesnakes and even soft-shelled turtles in the river. Some Native American rock art can be found along the canyon rims. (more info)
The property may be used recreationally, seasonally or as a permanent residence. Many neighbors have built farms, ranches, and single family homes on their properties. Minimum dwelling size is only 600 square feet per the Las Animas County Land Use Guidelines. Mobile homes and manufactured homes are allowed. You can also do alternative types of building like Cabins, Modular Home, Tiny Home, Shipping Container Home, Barndominium, Earthship Home, Straw Bale House, Hempcrete House or Yurt. Horses, Cattle, Exotics and other animals are permitted. Las Animas County Land Use Guide can be found (HERE).
30 minutes drive to the city of Trinidad with a population of around 10,000 people. In Trinidad you will find a Walmart Supercenter, groceries, supplies, medical care, schools and professional services.
38 minutes drive to the Trinidad Lake State Park, with 800 acres of water ideal for numerous water sports. Anglers catch rainbow and cutthroat trout, largemouth bass, channel catfish, walleye, crappie and perch. The lake is popular for water skiing and windsurfing.
- Electric Poles runs along County Road 105, across street from this land.
- Water Rights is included in the Deed.
- Sewer would be by septic or alternative source.
School District: Hoehne Reorganized School District 3, which is ranked as #1 diverse school district in Las Animas (more info)
Nearby Cities & Points of Interest:
- 8 minutes to State Highway 350
- 18 minutes to Perry Stokes Airport
- 30 minutes Trinidad, CO: Population 10,000 (more info)
- 33 minutes to Walmart Super Center
- 38 minutes to the Trinidad Lake State Park (more info)
- 51 minutes to Raton, NM
- 1 hour 6 minutes to La Junta, CO: Population 7,000 (more info)
- 1 hour 9 minutes to Spanish Peaks State Wildlife Area
- 2 hours 10 minutes to Alamosa, CO
- 2 hours 24 minutes to Pueblo, CO: Population 111,750
- 2 hours 19 minutes to Colorado Springs, CO : Population 440,000 (more info)
- 3 hours 18 minutes to Santa Fe, NM
- 3 hours 23 minutes to Denver, CO : Population 650,000 (more info)
How to Find the Land:
To best help you find the property and any of the boundary line corners, copy and paste any of these GPS coordinates into Google Maps on your computer or smartphone with your GPS turned on:
- Northeast: 37.33447, -104.19017
- Northwest: 37.33448, -104.19243
- Southwest: 37.33168, -104.19248
- Southeast: 37.33167, -104.19017
For example: copy and paste “37.33167, -104.19017” (with the comma and the dash) into the search bar in Google Maps to find the exact location. We recommend this method as the best way to locate the property because the land will be unmarked with no signs or survey stakes.
How to arrange a visit to the property?
You are welcome to visit a property anytime you like. Just Contact Us to schedule a time so that we can be sure the property is still available before you drive out to it. We operate an eCommerce land business, and we typically do not accompany property visits.