Northeastern Arizona is land of scenic vistas, clean mountain air and quiet seclusion. It is home to free roaming herds of elk, deer and antelope which feed on its rich native range grasses and find shelter within its evergreen woodlands. Horizon Ranch is a small collection of private 37 acre ranch parcels now available for private deeding in this lush high country wilderness 25 minutes north of St. Johns, Arizona.
The ranch is situated high atop the scenic Colorado Plateau. At a cool-clear 6,200 elevation, the land is spread out over a series of high set ridgelines and gently rolling hills that blend into areas of lush open meadows carpeted with mountain wildflowers and nutrient rich grasses. There are a variety of landscapes and view orientations to choose from. Aromatic evergreens, gently rolling terrain, and sweeping wilderness views are all here. The land remains in a pristine natural condition. Anasazi Indian artifacts are found throughout the ranch. Ranch owners commonly retrieve pottery shards, spear points and arrowheads that were crafted by the Anasazi over 1,000 years ago.
Each property here is unique and offers a variety of building sites, solar exposures and far reaching views across the surrounding mountains and valleys. This is peaceful land where dark sky nights and quiet solitude come with your ownership. Tract 22- 36.05 acres - The best grazing parcel in Horizon Ranch. Located in the heart of a broad grassy mountain valley within the far northern reaches of the ranch is this entirely usable 36.05 acres. The land is situated at a cool clear 6,460 foot elevation and is easily accessed by private maintained Horizon Ranch roads. A gentle rise at the property’s southern portion provides a series of elevated building sites overlooking the property and the lush valley that surrounds it. The land and is carpeted with a variety of native range grasses and mountain wildflowers growing in a soft sandy loam garden soil. This is an ideal property for those seeking a self-sufficient homestead where the weather soils and abundant groundwater combine to provide the perfect conditions for growing harvests of fruits and vegetables. Horses and other livestock will graze within its pastures which are free of rock and soil erosion. This land enjoys outstanding solar exposures for off grid solar arrays and greenhouse orientations. $22,900, $2,290 down, $197 month. There is no Homeowners association or deed restrictions.
The Arizona Department of Water Resources report for this property confirms the availability of a fresh water aquifer The Coconino Sandstone Aquifer beneath the land for ranch owners to drill their private wells into. This is a well defined water basin that provides ranch owners with the domestic quality water. With the abundance of groundwater, owners in Horizon Ranch are exempt from the requirement to obtain a drilling permit for their domestic wells and may irrigate their entire property. At a cool and clear 6,200 foot elevation, the comfortable temperatures allow ranch owners to enjoy their land year-round. The days here are sunny, the nighttime sky clear and the mountain air clean and refreshing. Occasional winter snowfalls are light, rarely exceeding more than two to three inches. Summer days are warm and sunny, but never hot. Average daytime summer highs are in the mid to upper 80s. The seasonal July/August monsoon rains bring additional cooling and turn the native grasses lush green. Throughout the summer, colorful mountain wildflowers spread across the land’s meadows. This is an exceptionally quiet and peaceful land of sweeping mountain vistas and broad grassy valleys devoid of urban noise and teeming with free roaming elk, antelope and deer.All property corners are clearly marked by licensed surveyors. Road access is along County recorded title insured easements. Road access to this land is completed and maintained. Zoning allows residential construction of the owner’s choosing, livestock privileges, camping and RV use. This property lies within Horizon Ranch and is one of a selection of similar properties now available for purchase in this price range. This property and all others within the ranch are title insured through First American Title Insurance Company, one of the nation’s largest. All property within this private ranch has been surveyed into 36 acre or larger parcels. None are smaller. A free information pack containing photos, specific parcel descriptions with prices and monthly payments, topographical maps, monthly weather chart, area lakes and nearby town information is available by calling First United Realty at 800.966.6690 arizonaland.com.
Please call First United Realty at 800.966.6690 to schedule a time to walk this land and many others like it just released for private deeding in Horizon Ranch.