Hawk Canyon Ranch

  • $1,760,000
  • Hunting, Horse Riding, Mountain Biking, Snowmobiling, Snowshoeing
  • 69 Acres
  • Wellington, CO
  • Colorado
  • Larimer
  • Wellington


Hawk Canyon Ranch, located northwest of Colorado's front range cites and towns, is very private with a variety of terrain. From deep canyons to tree covered hilltops, it provides ideal wildlife habitat and is a great recreation ranch. The custom log home was constructed in 2006 and features a specially designed 20 foot wall built from boulders on the ranch. The ranch has established trails for horseback riding and hiking. It is located in game management unit 9; there have always been leftover tags available. The home is available on 69 acres for $1,760,000.


  • Hunting
  • Horse Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Snowmobiling
  • Snowshoeing


The ranch is located northwest of Wellington, Colorado in the mountains west of the I-25 corridor. Although private, the ranch has easy access to the population centers on the east slope.


The ranch is very private and is bordered by Larimer County Open Space. On the South end is Bear Canyon with a seasonal running creek and to the north end the ranch runs to near Boxelder Canyon. Hawk Canyon runs through the area between tree covered hills, rock outcroppings and brush and grass covered meadows. The owner has built multiple trails throughout the ranch that are ideal for biking, hiking and horseback riding. There is a variety of wildlife on the ranch.


The home, constructed in 2006, consists of 5,771 sq ft on three levels with an attached 26’ x 28’ two car garage. Special site preparation accommodates a custom-designed 20 foot wall built with boulders from the ranch. Flooring on the main level of the house is 200-year old pin-oak wood with carpeting in the bedrooms on the lower level and tile in all the bathrooms. The house is heated by in-floor radiant heat. Air conditioning can be easily added; the house has been ducted for A/C. The following are room descriptions and size:

Main Level
Covered Front Entrance: 8’x12’.
Foyer: with slate floor, 23’X6’.
Great Room: 28’X22’, is open style with a 17’X10’ dining area that adjoins the kitchen. The living area of the Great Room 16’X14’ features a floor to ceiling fireplace constructed of rocks taken from the ranch.
Kitchen: 18’X17’, with antique custom cabinets, top line appliances, with 9’X4’ island, featuring granite countertops “Verde Waterfall”, and custom European farm sink.
Pantry: 6’X4’-walk in, alongside is a bar serving area with ice-maker and fridge.
Powder Room: 7’X7’.
Laundry Room: 9’X9’, adjacent to Mud Room with laundry sink.
Mud Room: from the garage, 10’X8’.
Outside Deck: 28’X20’ and 18’X18’ connected, access off main level.
Study/Office: 16’X13’.
Master Bedroom: 20’X18’, large bay window with outside deck 18’X10’.
Master Bath: 17’X12’, large shower and walk-in closet 14’X8’.
Upper Level Loft: 17’X15’, open loft area accessed from the main stairwell, providing a variety of different uses.

Lower Level
Lounge-TV-Game Room: 26’X22’, with floor to ceiling rock fireplace.
Bedroom 1: 15’X20’, with 14’X7’ bathroom.
Bedroom 2: 15’X20’, with 13’X7’ bathroom.
Bedroom 3: 22’X14’, with 16’X9’ bathroom.
Stamped Concrete Porch: 14’ wide and runs full length of the house.
Storage Rooms: 13’X11’ and 18’X12’.

Dimensions – 28’X26’, 2 car bays, with workbench.

The ranch is served by 2 water wells. Sewer is by septic with leach field. Electric is provided by REA with a Generac 16,000 watt back up auto-generator. Propane gas by Schrader Propane. Landline is Century Link.

Real estate taxes are $4,816 for 2019.

Recreational Amenities

The ranch is located in Game Management Unit 9. This is a draw area but due to the large amount of private land there have always been leftover tags available over the counter. Hawk Canyon Ranch with its wildlife friendly terrain has elk, mule deer, and the occasional bear or mountain lion. There are a variety of songbirds, majestic hawks and eagles throughout the ranch.

Water Rights

Hawk Canyon is served by two water wells. #263834, 95 feet deep tested at 9 gpm that is currently not in use but planned for a barn and set of corrals. #267309, serves the house and is 80 feet deep tested at 15 gpm of great tasting water.

Brokers Comments

Surrounded by some of Colorado’s most spectacular mountain scenery, Hawk Canyon Ranch consists of a custom home on 69 acres bordered by Larimer County Open Space. The ranch is offered as a 69 acre estate with home at $1,760,000. Terms are cash, shown by appointment only to qualified Buyers. Broker cooperation is invited.