A rare find in today’s market, the Knorr Lakeside Ranch along the banks of Green Mountain Reservoir is an exceptional property offering both future development and conservation opportunities.
A Colorado ranch for sale offering that is a unique opportunity.
There is no swimming pool or spa, but when people hear the word “ranch,” they have a million different pictures in their minds.”Not only do their amenities seem to get lost in translation, so too does their location. Making sure people understand where we are is really important.
Other websites show direct distances but don’t explain that there are mountains in the way.
This first-time offering of 1125 contiguous acres, 1.4 miles of reservoir frontage, upper acreage bordering Arapahoe National Forest, and over 30 CFS of senior water rights dating back to 1896, is perfectly positioned to offer a solution to Summit County’s conflict between the citizens’ desire for open space and the growing demand for affordable housing.The historic Paicines Ranch is a unique historic venue for weddings, corporate events, and parties.The facility consists of restored ranch buildings dating from the 1860's to the present, which are used as event spaces and lodging.A subsequent 2016 study reaffirmed what was originally discovered – the housing demands in Summit County were significant.Both studies concluded that at least 1685 housing units need to be created by 2020 to sustain the growing workforce.So, we spend a lot of time managing expectations.”Many of 320 Guest Ranch’s challenges stem from their reliance on third-party sites.They don’t own the relationship with bookings, and therefore, can’t control their messaging on those sites.Rooms come complete with a “hearty breakfast” and the possibility of a nighttime pig roast.While the messaging on 320 Guest Ranch’s website whets the appetite for adventure—and dinner—to come, when guests don’t book direct, they’re not getting the whole picture.Summit County has an aggressive conservation and open space program, with a mill levy funding mechanism in place for acquisition of open space.This acreage presents unique potential for conservation and is one of the last opportunities of its kind.