Ranches for Sale: RECREATION RANCHES

Ranch Marketing Associates offers recreation ranches for sale in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota and Wyoming. Please contact us for more information about any of these recreational ranches for sale including Guest and Dude Ranches, wilderness ranches, and development ranches:

Hollister Ranch
  • California
  • Santa Barbara County
  • Gaviota

Hollister Ranch

In a crowded landscape of gated communities, there exists Hollister Ranch, an unparalleled lifestyle experience with a convergence of surf, ranch and recreation lifestyles. Situated along a pristine stretch of private coastline, this enormously private enclave is a hidden gem to a select group of (knowing) homeowners who enjoy vigorously active passions.  A Hollister Ranch owner enjoys abundant sea life, wildlife and natural landscape, a rarity in the crowded landscapes of the California coastline.

113 TOTAL ACRES$17,800,000
Lava Lakes Ranch
  • California
  • Siskiyou County
  • Montague

Lava Lakes Ranch

When it comes to recreation in California, Lava Lakes Ranch offers limitless opportunities. Enjoy camping, hiking, biking, horseback riding, fishing and much more on the property and an easy drive to snow skiing, excellent fishing for salmon on the Klamath River, and trout fishing on the Sacremento River. Watersports are also a favorite pastime on the one of the 7 lakes on the ranch and Lake Shasta provides more water recreation. 

5,329 TOTAL ACRES$7,900,000
Vista Ridge Estate
  • Colorado
  • Jefferson County
  • Evergreen

Vista Ridge Estate

Vista Ridge offers unlimited recreation opportunities at your fingertips. With exceptional high end improvements that include a 6,455 sq ft rustic mountain home, Vista Ridge is within 45 minutes to downtown Denver and just minutes to Evergreen. Bordered on 2 sides by national forest one has direct access to thousands of acres to hike, camp, fish, bike, and just enjoy nature and all the recreation activities it has to offer. 

19.25 TOTAL ACRES$7,800,000
Pine Ridge Ranch
  • Colorado
  • La Plata County
  • Bayfield

Pine Ridge Ranch

This Colorado ranch  is close to Purgatory and Telluride, offering skiing and snowboarding during the winter. Cross-country skiing and snow-mobiling is available throughout the area and on the ranch. During the summer, enjoy riding, hiking, fishing, boating, golfing and visiting local attractions like the Durango to Silverton narrow Gauge Railroad, Mesa Verde National Park and the Four Corners National Monument. Come see the other opportunities for exceptional recreation.

700 TOTAL ACRES$7,725,000
2 Long Ridge Trail: Santa Lucia Preserve
  • California
  • Monterey County
  • Carmel-by-the-Sea

2 Long Ridge Trail: Santa Lucia Preserve

Explore a 20,000-acre private community set just above Carmel-by-the-Sea with 18,000-acres preserved in permanent open space, supporting a community of just 300 families. A vibrant lifestyle flourishes with the abundant services, state of the art connectivity and security that make living easy for everyone. Explore 100 miles of private trails, lodging and dining in the 1920’s Hacienda, an organic community garden, sports & recreation center, equestrian center, an 18 acre lake for fishing and paddling as well as a championship Tom Fazio designed course and all that goes with Top 100 golf.

23 TOTAL ACRES$5,295,000
Half Moon Bar Lodge
  • Oregon
  • Curry County
  • Agness

Half Moon Bar Lodge

This guest ranch in southwestern Oregon offers tranquility and the magnificence. Improvements include a guest lodge nestled among some of the most breathtaking country in the world and abundant water for exciting fishing and aquatic recreation. There are vacation cabins surrounded by thousands of acres of remote wilderness and access is exclusive to either jet boat or the private landing strip.

80 TOTAL ACRES$5,000,000
Whittlesey Ranch
  • Colorado
  • Douglas County
  • Parker

Whittlesey Ranch

For recreation, Parker, Colorado maintains nearly 30 miles of paved, multi-use trails and over 6 miles of equestrian trails. Popular uses include horseback riding, bicycling and cross-country skiing. The nearby Salisbury Equestrian Park, Rueter-Hess Reservoir and the renowned Colorado Golf Club are all just a short drive from the property. With breathtaking views of the Continental Divide, gentle topography and desirable building sites, this ranch has substantial potential as an equestrian estate or hobby ranch.  At an ideal size of approximately 160 acres, the ranch will provide ample opportunity for the owner to create their dream property.

160 TOTAL ACRES$4,950,000
Ed Joe Ranch
  • Colorado
  • San Miguel County
  • Norwood

Ed Joe Ranch

Whether it's fishing and hunting on the ranch or taking a quick drive down to Telluride or any other of the number of nearby cities, Ed Joe Ranch is one of the great recreational ranches in Southwest Colorado. Set in GMU 70, there is hunting for deer and elk and the fly-fishing is excellent in the gold-medal waters of the nearby San Miguel River. On top of that, there are opportunities to enjoy mountain biking on the adjacent Thunder Trail system, fabulous birding opportunities, and boating in the nearby lakes. You're also close to the historic town of Telluride with its legendary skiing, golf and Mountain Village Resort is in full swing both summer and winter.

1,020 TOTAL ACRES$3,500,000
Douglas Tompkins’ Fundo Las Rosas
  • Chile
  • Patagonia
  • El Amarillo

Douglas Tompkins’ Fundo Las Rosas

When many people think of recreational living, they think of hiking through the mountains. Nothing could be more true here. This recreational-friendly listing is a beautiful and productive international property along the Carretera Austral in the Patagonia Lakes Region of Chile. Named for the myriad flowers that blanket the property, this ranch is perfect for enjoying recreation. You can watch the cattle graze amid verdant pastures with a panoramic backdrop of snowcapped peaks and enormous rose and flower bushes in the foreground--the sight is surreal. Made of two parcels totaling 209 hectares (516 acres), the property was bought in 2008 and restoration to the entire area started. Don't pass up this chance to experience the exceent recreation in this scenic area!

516.00 TOTAL ACRES$3,500,000
El Cercon Hunting Lodge & Resort
  • Chile
  • Patagonia
  • La Araucania

El Cercon Hunting Lodge & Resort

Outdoor enthusiasts can't say enough amount the mountains of Patagonia. Not only are they beautiful, but they are a playground for every outdoor enthusiast's dream. When you come here, prepare yourself for a lifetime of water aquatics such as swimming and sailing, hunting for wild and native animals, fishing for rainbow trout in the various streams, rivers and waterfalls and spending your days hiking the trails that are almost 6,000 feet above sea level. If you love the outdoors, you will love to make this luxury hunting lodge and resort your home.

2,582.25 TOTAL ACRES$3,000,000
Hacienda los Gauchos Ranch
  • Costa Rica
  • Guayabo
  • Guanacaste

Hacienda los Gauchos Ranch

Just 30 miles from the Pacific Coast, this ranch features great access to beaches and recreation, nearly a square mile of beautiful tropical mountains, one mile of frontage and excellent fishing on the crystal-clear Cano Negro River and excellent views of the Vieja, Miravalles and Tenorio Volcanoes, as well as Lake Nicaragua. In terms of recreation, the Hacienda los Gauchos Ranch is excellent for fishing for Tropical Gar, Wolf Fish and Mountain Mullet. Enjoy rafting and kayaking and the beautiful 60-foot waterfall adjoining the ranch. Horseback riding across the rolling hills of the scenic ranch is a must for everyone.

518 TOTAL ACRES$2,900,000
Pine Creek Ranch
  • Texas
  • Red River County
  • Bagwell

Pine Creek Ranch

Whether you have a passion for huntng, fishing, riding or hiking through the expansive greenery, this Northeast Texas cattle and horse ranch is the perfect place to find recreational opportunities that will keep you entertained all year round. Pine Creek Ranch offers diverse habitat from fields to timber and with numerous sources of water. Spending the day watching the wildlife or become more engaged and hunting for whitetail deer, feral hogs, waterfowl, turkery right out your front door. In the private ponds and the nearby Red River you'll enjoy fishing for bass, perch, catfish and crappie. Take your horses riding during the day or take a friend for a hike through the fields or four-wheeling across the expansive 540 acres. This is a place to work, but also a place to explore. There's so much to see on this turnkey ranch!

540 TOTAL ACRES$2,298,000
Carroll Creek Ranch
  • Texas
  • Red River County
  • Clarksville

Carroll Creek Ranch

Recreational opportunities abound and in the surrounding areas. From hunting and fishing to biking, hiking and even golfing. Yes, Clarksville Country Club is right next door, offering a full 9-hole par 36 golf course. Recreational opportunities include hunting, fishing, horseback riding, hiking, biking, four wheeling, boating and more.

380 TOTAL ACRES$2,150,000
Elk Washington Paradise
  • Washington
  • Spokane County
  • Elk

Elk Washington Paradise

Recreational opportinities such as fishing, hiking, riding, swimming, sailing and hunting are abundant in the beautiful and serene Elk, Washington. This 186-acre paradise in eastern Washington with abundant water, old-growth timber and a private and secluded location with scenic mountain views and easy access to both big-city amenities and the nearby airport. The luxury home has lost of room for entertaining both family and guests. Everyone can enjoy the recreation and the special feeling one has when they find that special place in the Northwest. Contact Billy Long for more information.

186 TOTAL ACRES$1,750,000
Specie Wilderness Ranch (Tract 2)
  • Colorado
  • San Miguel County
  • Placerville

Specie Wilderness Ranch (Tract 2)

With its signature historic homestead structures, Tract 2 at the Specie Wilderness Ranch offers a glimpse into a bygone era on Specie Mesa. It can be subdivided into 2 distinct approximately 40-acre parcels and there are no existing conservation easements. Diverse view corridors include the La Sal Range in Utah, Lone Cone Mountain, the St. Sophia Ridge, ski runs of the Telluride Ski Area and Wilson Peak (one of Colorado’s most iconic 14’ers), A creative buyer could incorporate some of the existing historic structures into a future residential plan.

80 TOTAL ACRES$1,050,000
Elk Tooth Ranch – UNDER CONTRACT
  • Colorado
  • Pueblo County
  • Rye

Elk Tooth Ranch – UNDER CONTRACT

Whether your a hunter or a hiker, a fisherman or just an outdoor enthisiast, the recreational opportunities at Elk Tooth Ranch are rich in quality and abundant in nature. This is not the kind of property where you have to march miles in search of things to do. Very often, they will find you. Wildlife routinely wander about the property, often inquisitive about the goings on and with the national forest nearby, the riding options are numerous. One can ride from the ranch to the San Carlos Trail and take it all the way to the neighboring town, Beulah. Just up the highway, a lake has good fishing for trout. 

110 TOTAL ACRES$914,000
Trails End Ranch: A Parcel of Old West Ranch
  • California
  • San Diego County
  • Ramona

Trails End Ranch: A Parcel of Old West Ranch

Bordered on its southern and eastern boundaries by the Cleveland National Forest, this special property offers endless potential, privacy and convenience.  A canvas of over 100 acres just waiting for that special vision.  Enjoy the opportunities this ranch presents as well as the nearly half a million acres of the adjoining National Forest.

101 TOTAL ACRES$895,000
39 Mile Ranch
  • Colorado
  • Park County
  • Guffey

39 Mile Ranch

Colorado is known throughout for its recreation and 39 Mile Ranch is no excepetion. With direct access to thousands of acres of national forest, there are countless opportunities for all types of recreation--either directly on the property or nearby. Many of them are right out your back door. One can hunting for various wildlife on the ranch and in the adjacent GMU 58 or explore the vast property via ATV or horseback. The oppotunities are endless year round.

331 TOTAL ACRES$875,000
Gloria-a-Dios Ranch
  • New Mexico
  • Rio Arriba County
  • Regina

Gloria-a-Dios Ranch

Located in the beautiful and scenic area of Regina, a place rich in hustory and fun, this property has numerous avenues of recreation for someone just looking to spend a day in town to exploring the land via car, foot or off-terrain vehicle. Expect lots to see and do including camping, hunting, relaxing in hot springs, visiting art galleries and simply enjoying the beauty of the Southwest. Gloria-a-Dios offers owners the ability to enjoy a peaceful ranching lifestyle as well as many outdoor activities without ever leaving. A multitude of activities includes hunting, fishing, camping, horseback ridinng, hiking, enjoying the hot springs, biking, boating, visiting historical sites and more!

916 TOTAL ACRES$799,000
Coyote Creek Ranch
  • New Mexico
  • Mora County
  • Guadalupita

Coyote Creek Ranch

Located in the Enchanted Circle, known for beautiful scenery and outdoor recreation, Coyote Creek Ranch is a have for all kinds of outdoor enthusiasts. The property sits in GMU 46, an area with good water sources that draw native wildlife. Fishing is excellent fishing at the nearby at Coyote Creek State Park and Eagle Lake is just an hour drive away. Recreation includes ATVing, hiking, horseback riding, hunting, wildlife viewing and simply relaxing in the outdoors. In addition, one can enjoy hunting, skiing, horseback riding, hiking, biking, four wheeling, boating, golfing and much more.

350 TOTAL ACRES$750,000
Chingon Ranch
  • Colorado
  • Fremont County
  • Canon City

Chingon Ranch

Looking for unlimited recreation year round and in one of the most beautiful places in Colorado? This scenic property stretched across verdant valleys and is truly an outdoor playground for enthusiasts of water, mountains and the nearby foothills. Nothing quite beats the combination of waking in the morning and spending the early hours of the day riding through verdant valleys and watching the sun rise over the mountains. That's exacty what you'll get on these 191 acres in the scenic area of Canon City in Fremont County. This new listingis an RMA exclusive and one of the best properties in Colorado, featuring agriculture production to hunting and recreation. On one side, you can smell the scent of fresh cut hay and on the other, the sounds of bugling elk drift across the fields. This property supports cattle, horsesand abundant wildlife, including deer and elk. These 191 acres offer all the things a discerning owner could desire. The location is complemented with mild winters and lower elevations and has easy access to big city amenities, including commercial airports, shopping, dining, medical faciities and sports venues.

191 TOTAL ACRES$699,000
Mt. Pisgah Lookout Retreat
  • Colorado
  • Teller
  • Cripple Creek

Mt. Pisgah Lookout Retreat

With the number of recreational opportunies in the surrounding area Mt. Pisgah Lookout Retreat offers the Colorado outdoors enthusiast  a great place to call home away from home and enjoy the outdoors. From taking a trip down to Skagway Reservoir or the hike to the old Skagaway Power Plant (really cool), to simply enjoying hiking the property or BLM or simply relaxing on the viewing deck, one will enjoy numerous outdoor activities. 

70 TOTAL ACRES$349,000