Location: The ranch is about 40 minutes north of Ruidoso near the small community of Capitan.
Acres: 50,300 deeded acres, more or less
Terrain: The ranch is located just below the towering Capitan Mountain Range. Elevations range from 5,600' to 6,250'. The property is a combination of foothills, sideslopes and open rolling country. Approximately 1/3rd of the ranch has a canopy of juniper, piñon and scattered ponderosa pine. The remainder of the ranch has an open appearance.
Water: The ranch is well watered by live spring water, creek water, wells and an extensive waterline network. Additionally, the ranch holds 480 acre feet of water rights used to irrigate a large spring fed meadow.
Improvements: The ranch is improved by two sets of headquarters and several large sets of working/shipping pens.
Access: Access is provided by a substantial amount of paved highway frontage and graded county road frontage.
Hunting/Recreation: This is an excellent area for wildlife. Mule deer, some elk and turkey are located in the more protected areas of the ranch, and antelope are common in the plains country.
Price: $315.00 per deeded acre
Remarks: This is a scenic working cattle ranch located in a desirable area of New Mexico.
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