A very nice price for a 37-acre off-grid parcel in one of the most beautiful remote areas of Colorado! Beautiful views, seclusion, privacy. This parcel is located 1.36 miles from Overland Way, a well-maintained county road with good access to many areas of the Mesa.
ABOUT AREA SERVICES: Power is close. Household water is usually from a cistern; water is available locally for purchase from the Little Norway Water Company. Domestic use well permit is also available by application to the Colorado Division of Water Resources. Cell phone service varies by location; satellite internet is available. Accessed by a private 2-track dirt road that should be accessible year-road in normal circumstances; please confirm details with the county. Buyers who wish to build on their land should contact the Costilla County Planning and Zoning Department to learn more.
ABOUT THE AREA: Costilla County offers amazing value to the Colorado land buyer looking for wild scenic vistas, solitude, hiking, and incredible stargazing. Wild horses and elk run free on Wild Horse Mesa, and you may also see mule deer, pronghorn antelope, coyotes, eagles, black bears, mountain lions, and bighorn sheep. The Wild Horse Mesa-Melby Ranch community lies at 8,000-plus feet elevation, spanning about 20 square miles with varied eco-regions including sagebrush and rabbitbrush (chamisa), pinon, juniper, grasses, and wildflowers. Sanchez Reservoir State Wildlife Area protects this wild serenity on the east side and is home to ducks, geese, loons, grebes, and shore birds. Remote Southern Colorado offers privacy and an escape from the hectic urban lifestyle! The historic and picturesque town of San Luis is about 30 minutes away. Taos is about 1 hour away and offers world-class shopping, dining, and cultural events.