This property is located in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in Costilla County, Colorado. This could be an ideal location for a getaway cabin in the mountains. Enjoy the beauty of lush mountain meadows, aspen groves, colourful sagebrush, wildflowers with incredible views of mountain ranges. Currently recovering from a wildfire in June, 2018, the area is well on it’s way to full recovery, and in the meantime it’s much easier to clear for your cabin!
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Residing in beautiful Forbes Park, in the heart of the Sangre de Cristo Mountain range in Costilla County, Colorado, this lot is accessible from Route 160 at the eastern edge of the San Luis Valley, 50 miles west of Walsenburg, several miles east of Fort Garland, and 30 miles east of Alamosa.
Forbes Park was developed in 1971 and finished sales of lots around 2000. The total area of Forbes Park is 13,046 acres, of which approximately 8,000 acres are comprised of approximately 3300 parcels ranging from 1 to 7 acres in size; the rest of the acreage is common land. and has access to the San Isabel National Forest.
There are two creeks that generally carry water year-around. They are north/south branches of Indian Creek and Forbes Wagon Creek. Animal species in Forbes Park include: deer, elk, coyote, bobcat, mountain lion, black bear, prairie dogs, wild turkey, blue grouse, hawks, owls, porcupine, trout in the two onsite creeks, and a wide variety of smaller animals such as squirrels, chipmunks, and rabbits.
|Best Attribute||Power at lot line and level|
|General Location||Fort Garland, CO|
|APN or Other ID||70111010|
|Legal Description||F.P. UNIT E-2 BLK 56 LOT 1188 CONT 1.417 AC|
|Property Type||Vacant mountain land|
|General Elevation (in feet)||9,700 FT +/-|
|Power||Located on the lot line|
|Water||Would be by well or alternative system|
|Sewer||Septic or Alternative System|
|Roads||Maintained roads to the property line|
|Time to Build||No Limit|
|Annual Property Taxes (Approx)||$190.46 +/-|
|Annual HOA Fee||$235|
|Terms||Owner finance or Cash Sale|
Taxes and HOA fee are the responsibility of the buyer
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GPS Coordinates – 4 Corners*:
NE 37.504537°, -105.202243°
SE 37.503912°, -105.202470°
|Owner:||Whippet Realty LLC|
|Address (if any):||1188 Macomber Ln, Fort Garland, CO 81133|
|GPS Coordinates – Center*:||37.50433, -105.20278|
|Links to County Officials:||County Website|
|Phone number for Planning Department:||(719) 937-7668 ext. 4|
|Phone number for Recorder/Clerk Office:||(719) 937-7671|
|Phone number for Tax-Collector Office:||(719) 937-7672|
|Phone number for Assessor’s Office:||(719) 937-7670|
- Stunning views
- Has Legal Access
- Mountainside Lot!
- Power on Lot Line!