The Murray Family is pleased to offer Dexter Ridge Homestead 6 for sale. This scenic property sits atop Dexter Ridge where you’ll find a stunning view that embodies the Great American West. Below in the distance, Willow Creek Reservoir sits quietly beckoning you to visit. Sweeping vistas of the Indian Peaks Range frame the C Lazy U Guest Ranch which lies below. A comfortable 3 bedroom Cabin gives a Buyer the opportunity to enjoy the property while experiencing the rugged beauty of this special place. A homeowner will enjoy the privacy and security of living in a gated community coupled with the option of being a member of the amenity rich C Lazy U Guest Ranch. The C Lazy U membership can be enjoyed on an annual basis or not depending on the owner’s preference. This Homestead can be combined with Dexter Ridge 7 and 8 to create the expansive 73 acre Dexter Ridge Ranch.
The Ranch is located north of Winter Park, Colorado which is one of America’s finest Ski resorts. Travel through Winter Park on Highway 40 to Granby. Once past Granby, continue on Highway 40 for 3 miles and you will come to the junction of Highway 125. Turn right (the only way you can turn) and continue on Highway 125 for 3.5 miles. On the east side of the road, you’ll see a large C Lazy U sign over the main Ranch road. The next left past the C Lazy U is the entrance to Dexter Ridge. You’ll see a large private gate with a prominent “Dexter Ridge” sign.
ACREAGE AND DESCRIPTION
The total acreage at the Dexter Ridge Homestead 6 is 3 acres. With the cross easements in place however, an owner will have access to the entire C Lazy U Ranch with membership. Keep in mind that this coveted membership is available on an annual basis, thus offering flexibility and financial options depending on your recreational desires.
The Dexter Ridge 6 Homestead offers a buyer the advantage of enjoying a comfortable two bedroom cabin while enjoying the solitude of a ridge top hide away. If additional riding terrain is of interest, an annual membership can be utilized at the expansive 8,000 acre C Lazy U Guest Ranch which will add all of the equestrian amenities once could desire.
WILDLIFE AND RECREATION
The Ranch has access to a wide range of fishing and hunting opportunities. Willow Creek Reservoir is visible from the property and has excellent fishing. Willow Creek runs through the C Lazy U Ranch and is accessible with a C Lazy U membership. Grand County offers a wide range of stream and reservoir fishing all of which are within 30 minutes of the Ranch. Just down the road from the Ranch is the Colorado River which is a renowned trout fishery. Lake Granby, Shadow Mountain Reservoir, Grand Lake and many other small reservoirs offer tremendous fishing and are close by. This area is well known for its’ trophy elk, deer, antelope, moose, antelope, bear and mountain lion hunting. The C Lazy U Ranch offers year round recreation ranging from horseback riding, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snow shoeing, sledding, sporting clays, zip line, hiking and snowmobiling all within a short distance from the Dexter Ridge Ranch. Additionally, there are a wide range of beautiful mountain golf courses in Grand County.
WATER RIGHTS AND RESOURCES
A well is in place at the cabin on Dexter Ridge 6.
A nicely appointed three (3) bedroom cabin is on the property and offers spectacular views of the Continental Divide. An adjacent building site give the owner an opportunity to build their dream home in the future while using the cabin as a guest home.
The adjacent C Lazy U Guest Ranch has a rich and storied history. First opened in 1919, the Ranch has entertained guests from around the world. Offering a wide range of amenities including gourmet dining, deluxe accommodations, full spa treatment facilities, horseback riding, children’s program, mountain biking, fly fishing, trap shooting, hunting, zip line, cross country skiing, hot tub, swimming pool and much, much more.
Dexter Ridge 6 is a cost effective investment that can provide an owner the ability to immediately enjoy mountain living surrounded by recreational amenities without spending the time and money to design and build a new home. Owning a 3 acre Ranch that is integral to the C Lazy U Guest Ranch is an investment that is destined to hold its investment value over time. As a standalone retreat, this property is in an A location, surrounded by beautiful country and graced with numerous recreational activities that can be used on a year around basis. This is a legacy, family compound that will be enjoyed for generations to come.