Welcome to The Homesteads at Maytag Ranch! Maytag Ranch offers Homesteads for sale that include shared access of 2,953 acres of high mountain valley ranch living, full cattle and equestrian operations, organic garden, hunting, fishing, lodge and guest cabins and complete privacy. Branding Iron Homestead at Maytag Ranch The Branding Iron Homestead is truly one of a kind. The modern yet rustic feel sets this home apart with it’s architectual lines and unique exterior. As you enter this home your eyes pierce through the floor to ceiling windows looking across the Maytag Ranch. This home is built of extreme high quality products with attention to detail and quality craftmanship.This open floor plan is perfect for hosting an evening dinner, a family get together or for a quiet night in front of the fireplace. The oversized back patio offers never ending views and provides ample square footage for entertaining guests. This is the perfect place to sit on the large covered deck and take in the surroundings by listening to the stately sounds of wild birds and majestic elk bugling in the meadow. This 3 bedroom 2.5 bath home includes an oversized detached 2 car garage, walk out basement, and style and design offered by only the most exclusive custom homes. Please schedule your private viewing of this or other homesteads. ABOUT THE HOMESTEADS AT MAYTAG RANCH The Homesteads at Maytag Ranch offer a unique opportunity for the discerning buyer wanting to build the home of their dreams among the over 2,900 acres of ranch boundaries and take advantage of all the benefits the property has to offer. As a member of this historic ranch, homeowners may take part in the life of the rancher and outdoor enthusiast. From wetting a line in the ponds to pushing cattle on a drive, pursuing one of the many trophy mule deer or Rocky Mountain Elk to cookouts in the Main Lodge, homeowners get to do it all. And with full time ranch managers on board, the property is maintained following the highest ranching operation standards. LOCATIONLocated at the base of the majestic Sangre de Cristo Mountains, with close proximity to Denver, Colorado Springs, Taos, and the charming mountain towns of Salida and Westcliffe, the 2953-acre shared-amenity Maytag Ranch offers luxury ranch ownership on an income-producing cattle ranch. The Homesteads at Maytag Ranch are only 1 hour from the Colorado Springs International Airport and offers good year round accessibility via good highway systems. TERRAINThis historic ranching operation is surrounded by breathtaking views of some of Colorado’s tallest peaks. Located at just under 7500 feet in elevation this ranch is an excellent production ranch and rich in good diversity. It ranges from low elevation timber to excellent meadows and willow bottoms to irrigated hay fields producing the worlds highest protein High Country Hay and Alfalfa. The Sangre de Cristo and Wet Mountain ranges are part of the San Isabel National Forest. The Historic Maytag Ranch sits on beautiful streams and meadows just below this beautiful range. With its border on National Forest this ranch lives big and offers direct access to thousands of acres of public land. AMENITIESHomestead owners of the Maytag Ranch have access to over 2900 acres, and use of shared amenities including the use of the Main Lodge, with custom commercial kitchen and spacious great room for family gatherings or corporate events, two private, high-end, fully-furnished guest cabins, equestrian center including a 6-stall barn with runs, round pen and outdoor riding arena, and access to quarter horses, an organic garden, orchard and trout-stocked ponds. Two private, fully-furnished guest cabins, are available for guests of owners or current landowners that do not have a home built yet. Owners are allotted 4 weeks of use in the cabins. RECREATIONThe Maytag Ranch is home to many wildlife species. Whether you are an avid bow hunter or just enjoy watching wildlife, this ranch and area are excellent. Trophy Mule Deer feed in the abundant meadows and massive Rocky Mountain Elk are constant visitors to the ranch. Many other species frequent the ranch such as Pronghorn Antelope, Merriam Turkeys, Black Bear, Mountain Lion and more. Catch and release fishing on the ranch include opportunities on ponds and Lake Creek, where trout sip dry flies off the top water, or a spinner may lure the larger trout to strike. Fly rods and equipment are provided by the ranch, but owners are free to use their own tackle. EXCURSIONSMaytag Ranch adjoins the National Forest providing direct access to the Rainbow Trail which skirts the northern and eastern edge of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains for approximately 60 miles.The Sangre de Cristo Mountains offer endless recreational opportunities. Whether you love camping, fishing, horseback riding, hunting or just hiking the miles and miles of trails the Sangres are sure to inspire you. The fishing in the Sangres is excellent with crystal clear high mountain lakes and superior dry fly fishing for Colorado Native Cutthroat Trout. The small creeks in the high country are home to abundant brook trout. The Arkansas River is located just 20 minutes to the north of the ranch offering world class gold medal fishing for Browns and Rainbows. River rafting on the Arkansas is world renowned and offers excitement for the whole family.