When it comes to idyllic western landscapes, Clarks Fork Canyon Meadows certainly fits the description. With 160 deeded acres at the base of the Absaroka Mountain Range, straddling the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone River and at the mouth of the majestic canyon, Clarks Fork Canyon Meadows takes in one of the most breathtaking scenes in the west. The adage applies very well in this case - “The house is yet to be built, but the view and landscape are finished to perfection”.
Swan Land Company - Blog
Congratulation to the new owners of Long Branch Farm!
This premier grain farm consisting of 5,320± deeded acres and 631± acres of BLM lease, represents an opportunity to own a productive well-balanced dry-land farm with good soils and consistent crop yields. Well water is piped to all the pastures aiding in the productivity of the agricultural operation. Historically, 1,822± acres of grazing land is leased out to neighboring ranchers. Long Branch Farm hosts a variety of big game, as well as upland-game birds and waterfowl providing good back-yard hunting for the avid outdoor enthusiast.
Just 20 minutes from Casper, the 3,651± total acres (2,151 deeded, 780 BLM Lease, 720 State Lease), offers excellent working facilities and a 5,231± square-foot farmhouse. The Ranch is owner rated at 200 AU. With irrigation rights for 607± acres, the Ranch has 286.8± acres under two pivots. The cottonwoods along Bates Creek provide quality habitat for wildlife and protection for livestock. It is rare to find a Ranch in the Casper area with such a convenient location and balance of irrigated lands and native pastures.
Representing an excellent ranch investment with a consistently solid return on capital, this 2,000-animal unit commercial cattle Ranch is priced at only $7,350 per animal unit. North Fork is a productive grass ranch that runs very efficiently and includes more than 3,770 acres of dryland hay ground. This 22,474± total acre Ranch is composed of 19,992± deeded acres and 2,487± acres of private lease and sublease. The current owners have worked diligently to optimize the efficiency, carrying capacity, and hay production of the Ranch.
Larson Ranch encompasses 318± acres of flood-irrigated hay ground, native range and riparian bottom. About 18 miles south of the Ranch, eight peaks of the mighty Uinta Mountain Range tower above 12,000 feet affording a spectacular vista from almost anywhere on the Ranch. The custom home is oriented to take full advantage of the dramatic vista. Bear River and Mill Creek meander through the Ranch for over half a mile providing year-round live water and great private fishing.
With big-game hunting and fishing, a balanced cattle operation and good improvements, the Ranch has 4,970± deeded acres and 640± State lease acres. The 430± productive irrigated acres comfortably handle the owner-rated 300-350 AU working cattle operation. This is the desired combination of an efficient cattle operation with great fishing on about a half mile of both sides of the Clark Fork River and exceptional big-game hunting.
Swan Land Company is excited to congratulate Scott Williams on receiving his Real Estate Salesperson’s License in the state of Nebraska and the state of Montana. Scott is hanging his license under Mike Swan, Owner and Managing Broker of Swan Land Company, based in Montana, and a licensed Managing Broker in Nebraska. Scott obtained his Wyoming real estate license as a Sales Associate in January of 2015 when came on board with Swan. Last year he earned his WY real estate Broker’s license.
Clark Fork River Ranch represents an efficient and balanced cattle operation with exceptional hunting and fishing recreation along the Clark Fork River. Comprised of 3,567± deeded acres and 160± State of Montana lease, plus over 320 irrigated acres and a very productive sub-irrigated riparian corridor along 4± miles of Clark Fork River. Improvements include two homes, shop, barns, commercial scale and a full set of corrals that will easily handle the owner-rated 300-350 AU working cattle operation. Clark Fork River Ranch represents the much-desired combination of a balanced and efficient cattle operation with great fishing on over 4 miles of both sides of the Clark Fork and hunting for big game and wing-shooters.
Natural Resource Conservation Service of Montana - Events for August 2018
USDA Natural Resourse Conservation Service and conservation partners across Montana and the country host a variety of educational events throughout August. Take a look at some of the events scheduled to happen in Montana throughout the month.