Intro This stunning 35.06-acre mountain property is located in the heart of southern Colorado's most scenic country. The lodge-style 5,300 square foot custom log home features hardwood floors and exposed log beams, 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 full and 2 additional half baths, as well as a large kitchen, great room and family room, with additional office and workshop space. A 2,000 square foot wraparound deck offers abundant outdoor space and unspoiled views of the Spanish Peaks and Sangre de Cristos. Wildlife thrive on the ranch, with deer and elk often grazing in the backyard, and frequent sightings of bear, bobcat, fox, coyote and turkey. The adjacent 3,000 square foot shop/garage/barn has space for up to three vehicles, with plenty of room for a wood shop, welding shop, and other other hobbies and crafts. A large corral connects to the shop, which also features a 20x36 overhang that can be used as horse shelter. This rare property is within the tranquil setting of Blackhawk Ranch, a covenant-protected community 25 minutes south of Walsenburg, one hour south of Pueblo, and 90 minutes south of Colorado Springs. The property is zone agricultural, ensuring low property taxes. A sale will include mineral rights. This unique home would make an ideal setting for an outdoor-oriented family; a luxurious headquarters for hunting and fishing excursions; or a unique getaway, second home or corporate retreat. Location Located within the tranquil setting of Blackhawk Ranch, a covenant-protected community 20 miles south of Walsenburg, this property is just 10 minutes from I-25, with easy access to Walsenburg (pop. 3,000) and Pueblo (pop. 100,000), and dramatic, unspoiled views of the Spanish Peaks and Sangre de Cristos. Land & Acreage The property is wooded with cedar, pinon and pine, and occupies a 35.06-acre parcel ranging between 6,700 and 7,100 feet in elevation. Blackhawk Ranch's grazing-lease arrangement preserves low agricultural property tax status. Recreation This property boasts a thriving wildlife population, including deer, elk, bear, bobcat, fox, coyote and turkey. Hunting is allowed on the ranch during regular seasons. With a corral, horse shelter and fenced pasture on the property, owners can take advantage of Blackhawk Ranch's virtually limitless trail riding opportunities. Ranching Options The Blackhawk Ranch development leases grazing rights to cattlemen, preserving low agricultural property taxes for landowners. Improvements The 5,300 square foot lodge-style log home is built from Canadian Douglas fir, using dowel-and-notch construction. The home has 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, and 2 half-baths, and features hardwood floors, exposed log beams, and a large kitchen, family room and great room. A 2,000 square foot deck wraps around three sides of the home, and offers views of the surrounding mountains. The home's elaborate landscaping includes a decorative waterfall. A 3,000 square foot shop/garage/barn offers ample space for up to three vehicles, with additional space for a wood and welding shop, and for other hobbies or crafts. A large corral connects to the shop, which has a 20x36 overhang that can be used as a horse shelter. The property is accessed by a decorative log entrance with an electric gate. This unique property would make an ideal setting for an outdoor-oriented family; a luxurious headquarters for hunting and fishing excursions; or a unique getaway, second home or corporate retreat.