Spanish Springs Ranch
Listing Price: $2,225,000
Location: Ravendale, Lassen County, CA
Acreage: 2,977 Deeded Acres
The Spanish Springs Ranch is located on Highway 395 approximately 50 miles north of Susanville CA. The headquarters fronts the west side of Highway 395 and consists of approximately 349 acres with ponds and approximately 250 acres of lush meadow ground. Improvements include two homes, a stone house and a mobile home. Additional improvements include a shop, corrals, barns and a large hay shed. There is a high production well at the upper end of the meadow (approx. 1,500 GPM), two springs producing 15 to18 GPM along with 3 domestic wells (2 in use). Carrying capacity on the headquarter portion of the ranch is approximately 200-250 head.
The remainder of the deeded ground includes 1,988 acres scattered on the backside of Spanish Springs Peak and 640 acres on Madeline Flats all on the east side of Highway 395 with most of the deeded parcels controlling the water sources. Allotments include the Crest Allotment (right out the back gate) 2.5 months for 50 head and the Spanish Springs Allotment 5 months for 139 head.
In addition to being an efficient cattle operation the Spanish Springs Ranch is also an excellent trophy deer hunting property with a minimum of two land owner tags. The purchaser of the ranch can enroll in the Department of Fish and Game’s 580 program which has historically granted Spanish Springs Ranch 4 to 6 sellable deer tags.
The Spanish Springs Ranch is a great grazing ranch for either a year round cow/calf operation or a summer grazing operation. The ranch headquarters and meadows are easily accessible year round directly off Highway 395. All the improvements are in good condition, the homes are modest but livable. The hunting is excellent which provides for an additional highest and best use.