800 Acres, Mountain City
The Kunz Ranch is one of the more remote, pristine historic ranches in Nevada consisting of 800 deeded acres with five deeded homesteads! The ranch is located in the northeast corner of Nevada near the Idaho border. Surrounded by quaking aspen, willows and engleman spruce trees the property sits in the meadowlands of the Blizzard Buttes and Merritt Mountain with spectacular panoramic meadow and mountain views. The ranch can be accessed from Nevada or Idaho by maintained Forest Service roads except in the winter. It is approximately an hours drive from the historic gold mining town of Mountain City located on Hwy 95. There are only two other ranches within hundreds of square miles of this unique ranch. The property is located in hunting area 061 a legendary game section for some of the best trophy elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion, game birds, etc.
The ranch has seasonal access in spring, summer and fall with road systems accessing the old homesteads. The original homestead barns and cabins still remain on the homestead sites. The land consists of approximately 400 acres of meadow ground with the remainder in varying topography from gentle slope to steeper canyons that control access to thousands of acres of Forest Service land. There are four, year round creeks that run through the property, numerous beaver ponds along with a reservoir. There are approx. 905 acre feet of water rights irrigating approx. 227 acres.
The Kunz Ranch is remote, extremely private, historical, beautiful, with all the attributes the discriminating Buyer looking for the ultimate privacy in a Nevada get-a-way ranch is looking for, with plenty of water, wildlife, hunting, and some income from leasing the land for cattle grazing. The Kunz Ranch is truly one of a kind!
Offered for sale $1,200,000.