Under Contract

10 Mountain Acres bordering the Rio Grande National Forest

Del Norte
Rio Grande County
10 Acres
Deposit Secures This Property

Once you click the Buy Now button and complete the Checkout Process, we will receive an instant notification that your $499 deposit has been made. The $499 deposit is credited towards your purchase and we cover ALL of the Closing Costs.

The remaining balance may be paid by Wire Transfer, Cashier’s Check, ACH Bank Draft, Credit Card and/or Debit Card. We make the whole process super simple and we can complete your purchase in as little as 1 day.

Call or Text us anytime at 713-597-7670 for questions or to purchase this property.

Please reference the LANDiO Property ID:  CO_Rio-Grande_00001

Property Details

LANDiO Property ID
Parcel Size
10 Acres
Rio Grande County
Forest Service Road 270
Del Norte
37.601382, -106.321081
Parcel Number
Free & Clear
Current Zoning
Agricultural Estate
Forest Service Road 270
General Elevation
8,300 feet
$217.44 per year
HOA Fees
Warranty Deed
Water Delivery or Install a Well
Septic or Alternative
Cell or Satelite
  • State
  • Parcel Size
  • County
  • Address
  • City
  • Zip
  • GPS 
  • Colorado
  • 10 Acres
  • Rio Grande County
  • Forest Service Road 270
  • Del Norte
  • 81132
  • 37.601382, -106.321081
  • Parcel Number
  • Access
  • Current Zoning
  • General Elevation
  • Terrain
  • Power
  • Water
  • Sewer
  • Phone
  • Taxes
  • HOA Fees
  • Title
  • Conveyance


10 Acre Mountain Ranch with breathtaking views bordering the Rio Grande National Forest.

This unique property borders the Rio Grande National Forest on the ENTIRE Northern and Southern Boundaries. 

The Rio Grande National Forest offers a variety of recreation on 1.83 MILLION acres of public land. Learn more about the Rio Grande National Forest HERE

Surrounded by various mesas & mountain peaks, this beautiful mountain property has a varied topography creating an elevation variance of 8,200 - 8,400 feet. 

A few of the surrounding mountains that you can see identified on the map include:

Dog Mountain, Elevation 9,658 Feet

Horsehoe Mountain, Elevation 13,905 Feet

Pintada Mountain, Elevation 12,840

Being located right next to the National Forest, this area is abundantly rich in native wildlife, with multiple wildlife tracks and droppings found on the property. See photos for more detail. 

The property is located in GMU 80, which is home to many native species including Bears, Pronghorn Antelope, Elk and Deer. Find the 2018 - 2019 Big Game Hunting Guide for this region HERE 

In addition to the opportunities in the National Forest, you’ll find a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities in this region, from a breathtaking waterfall hike just over an hour from the property, to fishing at Terrace Reservoir. See below for proximity to recreational points of interests & more info regarding those places. 

This property is zoned AE (Agricultural Estate). Per the Rio Grande County Land Use Code, Mobile Homes built after 1976 are permitted with a Conditional Use Permit. 

RV’s and Campers are permitted for up to 30 days with an approved septic system once a primary use has already been established for the property. RV’s may be occupied while constructing a new residence for that time period as allowed per the Building Department. 

View the Rio Grande County Land Use Code HERE

Nearby land owners have developed their properties with site built homes, cabins, corrals and accessory buildings. See photos for more detail. 

Based on well logs from the Colorado Division of Water Resources, there was a well installed at the neighboring parcel just around 800 feet from the Western Boundary. The well log shows the total well depth as 214 ft, producing between 3-4 gallons per minute. VIEW WELL LOG

Search the Colorado Division of Water Resources Website HERE

Well Permit Information HERE

Electricity lines & poles are located 3.25 miles East of the property.

Parcel Size:  10 Acres M/L

LANDiO Property ID:  CO_Rio-Grande_00001

Legal Description:  W2E2NW4NE4 SEC 28-39-6

Title:  Free & Clear

Conveyance:  Warranty Deed

Elevation:  8,300 feet

Approximate Distance to Nearby Cities & Points of Interest

10 minutes to Capulin, CO

11.8 miles to Monte Vista, CO : Population 4,200 (more info)

18.2 miles to Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge (more info)

31 miles to Alamosa, CO : Population 10,000 (more info)

11.2 miles to Del Norte, CO : Population 1,600 (more info)

27 miles to South Fork, CO (more info)

34 miles to Terrace Reservoir (more info)

36 miles to San Luis State Wildlife Area (more info)

37 miles to Hot Creek State Wildlife Area (more info)

38 miles to the Great Sand Dunes National Park (more info)

40 miles to Blanca Wetlands (more info)

46 miles to the Wolf Creek Ski Area (more info)

50 miles to Zapata Falls (more info)

50 miles to Blanca Peak (more info)

152 miles to Pueblo, CO : Population 110,000 (more info)

194 miles to Colorado Springs, CO : Population 464,474 (more info)

224 miles to Denver, CO : Population over a million (more info)

Visiting the Property

You are welcome to visit the property at your convenience while it is available.

The Interactive Maps are generated with MapRight. MapRight has a Free Apple and Android App which can be useful when visiting a property. Below are links to download the Free MapRight App.

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GPS Coordinates

Northwest Corner:  37.6032834710196, -106.321573320768 (Google Map)

Northeast Corner:  37.6032870338482, -106.320450111992 (Google Map)

Southeast Corner:  37.5995537355245, -106.320625891585 (Google Map)

Southwest Corner:  37.5995453813268, -106.321573381393 (Google Map)

Center Point:  37.601382, -106.321081 (Google Map)


Map of property

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