Babb, Montana | Glacier County
- Approximately 22,480± Total Acres
- Cammanding Views of the Canadian Rockies and Glacier National Park
North Fork Ranch is an exceptional grass ranch located in Northwestern Montana. Presently, under a properly executed Management Intensive Grazing Program, the owners rate the carrying capacity of the Ranch at 24,000± AUM. Currently, the Ranch carries 1,850 pairs plus 75 bulls and 25 horses. Commercial cattle operations of this scale and operational efficiency are rare in today’s farm and ranch market. Further, commercial cattle ranches priced at only $7,350/AU are even more elusive. North Fork Ranch represents a singular opportunity for an excellent ranch investment with consistently good return on capital. This productive operation runs very efficiently with limited equipment and includes more than 3,770 acres of dryland hay ground. The natural beauty of this part of Northwestern Montana and the Blackfeet Reservation are world renowned. North Fork Ranch’s commanding views of the famed Chief Mountain, the Canadian Rockies, the eastern part of Glacier National Park and the Rocky Mountain Front is an imposing and spectacular backdrop to the highly-productive deep green pastures, aspen groves and cold-mountain waters on the Ranch.
The Ranch, with 22,480± total acres, is composed of 19,993± deeded acres and 2,487± acres of private lease and sublease. The current ranch owners and their predecessors have a long and successful history of working together with the owners of the private and tribal leases in a mutually beneficial format. The current owners have worked diligently to improve the cattle-handling facilities, pasture fencing, grass utilization, stock-water network, hay fields and capital improvements to optimize the efficiency, carrying capacity and hay production of the Ranch operation. North Fork Ranch is in exceptional operating condition and will transition seamlessly to new ownership with no large deferred maintenance issues.