Gateway CO United States
One of the most significant listings in the American West, West Creek Ranch, is a spectacularly diverse private land and estate property boasting one of the finest residences and land parcels in the world. Located in Mesa County, Colorado (approx. 6,412 acres) and in Grand County, Utah (approx. 507 acres), the many expanses of West Creek Ranchinclude four scenic and verdant parcels unlike any other in the West. The expansive property encompasses unique land formations including the soaring precambrian rock cliff walls of Unaweep Canyon, and expansive high plateau country that contains a stunning log cabin retreat and helipad, with magnificent views of the La Sal Mountains of Utah. In total, the residential structures of West Creek Ranch (including the main residence, guest house, stables, and Sky Mesa cabin) contain a total of 14 bedrooms, 12 full baths, and 2 half baths.On-ranch treasures include a bear and mountain lion habitat, real dinosaur footprints, and the historic ruins of Driggs Mansion. The main residence features exquisite finishes and craftsmanship throughout more than 22,000 square feet of indoor living spacethat includes eight bedrooms and eight bathrooms on four levels, an 800-pound capacity elevator servicing all four levels, a great room, formal dining room, breakfast room, chef’s kitchen, spacious study with panoramic views, art studio, theater room, game room, gym, staff quarters, pool and spa, four water fountains, six fireplaces, a two-level circular stone library, interior marble archways and columns, modern and efficient geo-thermal heating and cooling, an emergency power generator, a five-car garage, a helipad, and all furnishings. Also included are irrigated equestrian and bison pastures, fishing ponds, a grass airstrip and hangar, helipad, stables, astronomical observatory, and trout stream. West Creek Ranchis conveniently accessed by nearby Grand Junction Regional Airport and is located in close proximity to Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa, which affords the owner access to dining, spa, pools and other amenities of a resort voted in 2016 by Travel + Leisurereaders as the “Best in the West”, and by Condé Nast Traveleras the #1 Best Resort in Colorado and #3 Best Resort in the U.S.The estate, and the four distinct land parcels included in the sale, are a collection of some of the most enduring and treasured natural geological wonders in the canyonlands of the American West, which, surrounded by natural open space, will be preserved for years to come.West Creek Ranch is an iconic and majestic treasure to be explored and discovered.