El Halcon Ranch lies in the heart of the northern hill country, a scenic two and a half hour drive from Ft Worth or Austin. One of the largest tracts of land in the area, the ranch covers 3,900 acres....and offers panoramic views that span over 20 miles of beautiful Texas hill country. Ideal for ranching, hunting or for use as a relaxing private retreat, El Halcon's rolling hills and mature oaks provide excellent habitat for wildlife. Miles of horseback and ATV trails beckon riders to explore the property El Halcon boasts an abundance of water. Crystal clear rock lined springs provide a natural water source throughout the ranch proper which has over 20 ponds as well as a stocked 11 acre lake. Fishermen of all ages will be enticed by the prospect of landing a ten pound bass, catfish or bluegill. Superb native grasses sustain a year round herd of approximately 200 head of cattle. The ranch has been professionally managed and never overgrazed. Improvements include a comfortable rustic cabin overlooking a stocked lake. Nicely appointed with granite countertops, rock fireplace and oak flooring the cabin is the perfect getaway. Numerous building sites exist throughout the ranch which take advantage of the wide open views. This ranch is conveniently located 15 minutes from shopping and restaurants in Brownwood. El Halcon is rich in history. Once part of the Elkins Community in the 1800s this area was also home to several tribes of Comanche Indians. Indian artifacts over 1000 years old have been found in the area. This unique property provides endless possibilities, and the space to make your dreams realities...El Halcon Ranch. The only thing missing......is you. THE LAND: 3900 contiguous acres in southern Brown and northern Mills counties with rolling terrain and scenic views. El Halcon's landscape is comprised of mature Red oaks, Live oaks and Spanish oaks scattered throughout the ranch. Partial terracing remains from productive fields many years ago. Water is plentiful. THE WATER: El Halcon has abundant water resources throughout the ranch with over 20 ponds and lakes. Natural springs and seeps provide a clear water source feeding the ponds which provide excellent water for livestock and waterfowl. An 11 acre Tea Cup lake stocked with bass, catfish and bluegill is the focal point of all the water amenities and has an area where boats can be launched. There are also 3 water wells providing water for cabins and livestock. THE IMPROVEMENTS: A rustic waterfront cabin has all the conveniences of home including, oak flooring, central heat and air, rock fireplace, granite countertops and a tree covered rock patio. Hunters enjoy a separate cabin converted from an older barn complete with wood stove and central heat and air. Complete set of working pens is centrally located with a water well, electricity and squeeze chute. Another set of holding pens is located near the hunter's cabin. The ranch is very scenic and homesites are numerous. THE WILDLIFE: This is a sportsman's dream. Huge whitetails, turkey everywhere, quail, rabbits, dove, WATERFOWL almost year round on the abundant water, catfish, bass and bluegill in most of the ponds and lakes. RECREATION: In addition to the wildlife, the ranch has excellent roads and trails. All areas of the ranch are accessible with a normal ranch truck or jeep but horseback and ATV trails allow you to explore all areas of the ranch. 48 hours notice requested for setting an appointment to view the ranch. Call Mel 9406598042 to set an appointment.