Big Powder Ranch

The ranch consists of 17,386 /- total acres, of which 8,749 /- are deeded. The balance is BLM and state leases. A total of 880 /- acres are irrigated hay ground. Big Powder Ranch is a combination of three historic ranches, all contiguous, put together over the last 35 years by one family. Located near Powderville, MT.

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Ranch For Sale Montana – Located 20 miles north of Broadus, MT, the Big Powder Ranch is a combination of three contiguous ranches and features three separate homes and out-buildings. There is a total of 17,386 +/- acres of which breaks down as follows – 8749 +/- deeded, 6157 +/- BLM and 2479 +/- State leased acres.

There are 880 +/- acres of  irrigated hay ground. The irrigation is supplied from the ditches, dikes, the Powder River, Crow Creek and water sheds. The irrigated land produces more than enough winter feed for the owner rated 650+ pairs and has produced various crops such as hay barley, oats, sorghum cane, and alfalfa. The property includes a tremendous amount of water rights and over 11 miles of creek and river frontage property.

The homes and out-buildings are broken down as follows:  

Nesbit Ranch- 3 bedroom home, 40×80 machinery shed, barn, 3 smaller out buildings, complete set of working corrals and load out chute.

Shilo’s Place- 2 bedroom home, 2 story – 2 bedroom apartment with attached shop that has a heated floor, large cement aprons, 10 ton jib crane and storage area.

Capp Ranch- Older two story home, 3960 sq ft; new home with attached 48×72 shop with four bay doors and heated floor that is currently under construction, 60×100 calving barn, two 30×60 calving barns, 3 older out buildings, a set of working corrals, chute, round pen, 29 fenced and cross fenced pastures, developed gravel pit, 5 artesian wells, springs, reservoirs, and 15 miles of pipeline that consists of 3 pipelines with their own wells and water tanks at every half mile.

The large cedar breaks along the river bottom provide prime habitat conditions for game to inhabit all year round. There is abundant mule and whitetail deer, antelope, turkey, grouse, pheasants and water fowl.

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