Hancock Ranch is located South of Lander Wyoming approximately 14 miles. The ranch consists of 545+/- acres that borders State and BLM lands with great access right off Hwy 28. LandThe Land is mostly range land with spring fed bottoms and a spring fed pond at the top of the property. Weiser Creek runs through the lower elevation portion of the ranch making this property a great place for spring/summer range for cattle or horses. The terrain is mostly rolling hills with deep drainages.
ImprovementsThe available utilities on the property are power and telephone lines that run through the property.
RecreationThe Ranch has an abundance of wildlife that frequent the property from Elk, Deer, Antelope, Upland Birds, Coyotes, and Mountain Lion. The Lander area is playground for the outdoor enthusiast with hunting and fishing opportunities in every direction.
This property lies in Elk hunting unit 25/27 type 1 which is a draw area. For Wyoming residents the archery season starts September 1 through the 30th and following the rifle season which is October 1 through October 31. For Mule Deer this property lies in hunting unit 94 which is a general area. As for Antelope the hunting unit is 65 which is a draw area. The size of this parcel qualifies for Land Owner tags but currently the owners are not taking advantage of this.
Region & ClimateThe elevation for the ranch ranges from around 5900ft to 6400ft. The average rain is around 11 inches a year and with average snow fall being around 58 inches. There is a commercial airline out of Riverton, Wyoming which is about 40 minutes from the ranch that do direct flights into Denver International Airport.
HistoryThe South Pass area is rich in history and was a route that was used by settlers that changed the history of the United States in its expansion West. Atlantic City and South Pass City are just a short drive away to spend the day looking at all of the historic sites and even a few restaurants to dine in at the end of the day.
Lander is also just a short drive away for all your needs as far as groceries, shopping, restaurants, and hardware stores.
Hancock Ranch is an amazing offering for a great recreational retreat and properties like these do not come up often in the Lander area so call today for your very own private showing.
There is currently an old homestead site on the property that is inhabitable and the property is be sold in "as-is" condition.