Welcome to the amazing W Diamond Hunting Ranch, Cibola County New Mexico
Here’s the New Mexico Hunting Ranch you have been searching for! Seldom do we find a ranch of this quality and beauty hit the market at a reasonable price. Compare this offering to several others in the area which are listed at well over $1,000 per acre with no improvements. The W Diamond Hunting Ranch consists of 2286(+,-) deeded acres of ponderosa pine, pinon, cedar and expansive grassy meadows with spectacular views of the surrounding red rock sandstone cliffs and bluffs which are laced with ponderosa pine. Elevation ranges from 7000′-7200′. Access to the ranch is year round and is gated and locked.
The entire property is fully fenced rendering 4 pastures supported by 4 wells, drinkers and 5+ earthen catch tanks. You will live or stay in comfort on this property. Improvements include a beautiful 2100+ sq ft custom modern home with 3 comfortable bedrooms, full modern kitchen, large great room, stone fireplace, 2 full baths, front and back covered porches, concrete patio area with fire-pit, Out Buildings include an 1800 sq ft detached garage for toys and equipment, 2400 sq ft open metal barn with interior partitions , attached working pens, a game processing room and a well pump house with 3000 gal. domestic water storage tank.
The hunting opportunity on this property is incredible! Herds of 50-75 Elk are spotted on the property often. Bull Elk of 350+ are harvested in the area. Several Mule deer herds are found on the property through out the year with bucks of 180+ being common. Merriam Turkey roost in the ponderosa pine and water at the many earthen catch tanks. Varmint hunters will get plenty of trigger time calling coyotes, bobcats and fox. Rimfire and long range shooters will enjoy keeping the prairie dogs at bay. Mountain lion, black bear and an occasional Antelope pass through the ranch as well. Located in NM game unit 10, 2017 season the ranch received 7 Landowner Elk tags consisting of 2 Mature Bull, 2 Antler less and 3 Either Sex (Bow). Mule deer tags are private land, over the counter.
Perimeter and cross fencing provides four designated pastures and is in great shape consisting of steel post, wire and some cedar post. Four Wells, drinkers and catch ponds provide ample water for cattle and wildlife. Livestock grazing at the ranch has been kept to a minimum for many years and the ranch is well rested. Carrying Capacity is rated at 35-50 AU’s.
Area attractions for family adventures include the El Malpais National Monument, El Morro National Monument, The Ice Caves, Lava Flow Trail, Sandstone Bluffs Overlook and direct access to the Cibola National Forest and the Zuni Mountains.
Commute time to the Albuquerque International Airport is short a 2 hour drive via state Hwy 53 and Interstate 40. Grants, NM is a 1 hour drive north for goods and services. The small town of Ramah, NM is minutes from the ranch gate for basic needs.
Co Brokers are welcome!