Incredible Off Grid Cabin on 60 acres in the beautiful Escalante Canyon on Kelso Creek
Welcome to Kelso Creek Ranch in Escalante Canyon, Colorado—a hidden gem nestled amidst the captivating red rock cliffs and surrounded by the serene wilderness of the Colorado Canyon Country. This extraordinary off-grid property offers an idyllic retreat where peace and tranquility blend seamlessly with breathtaking views and abundant outdoor opportunities.
Perched on the banks of Kelso Creek, the ranch boasts a charming two-story, four-bedroom, one-bath cabin that comfortably accommodates eight or more guests. Whether you're seeking a survival property, a hunting haven, or simply a place to unwind and connect with nature, this well-built and cozy cabin is the perfect sanctuary. Step onto the upper deck or the main level deck, and be mesmerized by the panoramic vistas that unfold before your eyes.
The location of Kelso Creek Ranch places you right in the heart of elk and mule deer country. Just a short distance away, Kelso Mesa offers exceptional mule deer and elk hunting, with BLM public land enveloping the ranch and granting you access to thousands of acres for hunting and recreational pursuits. For the avid angler, Kelso Creek and its neighboring Escalante Creek are home to the coveted true native Cutthroat Trout, ensuring unforgettable fishing experiences. Should you crave adventure beyond the property, Escalante Creek is easily reachable by UTV.
While you relish the seclusion and off-grid lifestyle, rest assured that modern comforts are at your disposal. The current owners have thoughtfully added various improvements, including a starlink device mounted on the roof for reliable connectivity, battery banks for power storage, a water collection system that supplies the cabin's cistern, and an above-ground propane tank ensuring cooking convenience and the seamless operation of your refrigerator and freezer.
Kelso Creek Ranch is not only a picturesque retreat but also an exceptional hunting property.
Elk and Mule Deer Hunting in unit 62 ,which is an over the counter elk unit.
Situated in Big Game Hunting Unit 62, renowned for mule deer and elk, this 60-acre property with its beautiful cabin/house offers a multitude of recreational opportunities. Explore the vast expanse of surrounding public land via miles of ATV trails, delighting in the freedom to traverse thousands of acres at your leisure. Take advantage of over-the-counter elk tags for yearly hunting excursions, and consider applying for mule deer buck tags that are drawn every couple of years. Shed hunting enthusiasts will revel in the abundant opportunities available both on the ranch and in the neighboring area. Keep an eye out for the majestic desert bighorn sheep, a common sight during the fall and winter in the valley leading to the ranch.
Bring your Horses and enjoy the endless trails on the Uncomphgre Plateau
If you're a horse enthusiast, bring your trusty steeds to Kelso Creek Ranch and embark on countless trail-riding adventures. The ranch boasts a 44% interest in the Cowger Ditch, along with .88 CFS of the #H-110 decree, providing ample water resources to nourish the approximately 24 acres of meadow. With a mix of alfalfa and native pasture grass, the meadow attracts mule deer and can serve as excellent livestock feed for a few horses or cows for a short period of time. While there are currently no perimeter fences, it's worth noting that cattle on the public cattle permit occasionally graze on the property.
Escape to Kelso Creek Ranch—a remarkable haven where natural beauty, recreational splendor, and off-grid living merge harmoniously. Embark on a new chapter of tranquility, adventure, and serenity in the awe-inspiring Colorado Canyon Country.
Hunting & Recreation Property
2811 36 4/10 Rd, Whitewater, CO, USA