This property is located in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in Costilla County, Colorado. This is 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!

Beat the bank! I’ve made the payments super low; only $199 per month for 84 months with NO interest for this 1.417 acre level lot with POWER at the lot line. You can camp here while you are building your cabin or dream home!

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.

Size (Acres) 1.48
Down Payment $199
Monthly Payment $199
Best Attribute Power at lot line and level
General Location Fort Garland, CO
APN or Other ID 70100220
Legal Description F.P UNIT A-1 BLK 2 LOT 121 CONT 1.481 AC
GPS 37.5133, -105.2519
Property Type Vacant mountain land
Zoning Residential
Terrain Mountain
General Elevation (in feet) 9,700 FT +/-
Power Located on the lot line
Phone Mobile/Satellite/Alternative
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
Title Warranty Deed
Annual Property Taxes (Approx) $346.92 +/-
Annual HOA Fee $235
Doc Fee $249
Terms Owner finance or Cash Sale

Taxes and HOA fee are the responsibility of the buyer.


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Discounted Cash Price: $9,750


Monthly Payment: $199

+ $39/mo in taxes and note expenses.
Down Payment: $199
Total Payments: $16,716

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Property Information:

Owner: Whippet Realty LLC
APN: 70100220
Address (if any): 121 Wagon Mesa Loop, Fort Garland, CO 81133
County: Costilla
Annual Taxes: $346.92
Subdivsion: Forbes Park
GPS Coordinates – Center*: 37.5133, -105.2519
GPS Coordinates – 4 Corners*:
37.5136, -105.2526 NW
37.5135, -105.2514 NE
37.5127, -105.2514 SE
37.5130, -105.2522 SW
Links to County Officials: County Website
Assessor Website
Treasurer Website
Recorder/Clerk Website
GIS 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

Property Features

  •  Stunning views
  • Excellent Solar Potential
  • Has Legal Access
  • Mountainside Lot!
  • Power on Lot Line!
  • Privacy
  • Quiet