South of Crawford, Colorado west of the eclipsing Elk Range Mountains, these 8.99 acres offer a home for your horses and your canine companions! Structures include a round pen, a hay barn with a paddock, two dog runs, and two sheds. The 2,208-square-foot home features an open-concept floor plan that highlights the custom-made kitchen cabinets! Two 1,500-gallon cisterns provide water storage in addition to the 10,000 gallons allotted by the Fruitland Domestic Water Company. There are also 100 shares of irrigation water piped from Gould Reservoir. The property connects to 22,800 acres of BLM land! Crawford Reservoir is only 6 miles as well from the stellar Black Canyon of Gunnison National Park. Abundant wildlife frequents the area including turkeys, deer, elk, foxes, and birds. Each day will bring adventure and opportunity from this gorgeous mountain view ranch!
Named after Captain George A. Crawford whose idea to start a post office in the area resulted in growing a town, Crawford, Colorado is a small artsy town in Montrose County along the West Elk Loop scenic and historic byway. The area is in the center of cattle country and is considered the gateway to the North Rim of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. Gunnison National Park is 15 minutes south of town. Hunt and fish the nearby West Elk Mountain Range. Take in the views of Needle Rock, a distinctive volcanic landmark three miles east of town. The town is 6,800 feet in elevation.