2,453 Acres of Recreational Land & Farm for Sale in Santa Rosa, New Mexico

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2,453 acres
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Discover a true gem of the Southwest, the Pintada Ranch, a spread encompassing 2,453 acres of natural beauty and endless possibilities. Located approximately 10 miles southwest of Santa Rosa, New Mexico, this exceptional property with its picturesque landscapes, abundant vegetation, and versatile characteristics is available to purchase. The Pintada Ranch presents an unparalleled opportunity as a prime cattle or horse ranch, with the added potential for harnessing solar or wind energy.

As you enter the Pintada Ranch, you'll be captivated by its rolling hills and arroyos, creating a stunning topography that showcases the diversity of the surrounding landscape. Exploring the rolling hills and arroyos, you'll be greeted by the enchanting beauty of the eastern New Mexico landscape with mesquite, cedar, gramma grasses, and buffalo grass. These natural elements create excellent rangeland for cattle and horses. Whether you desire to raise livestock or are an avid equestrian enthusiast, this property is designed to cater to your passions, providing an excellent environment for raising and enjoying livestock. With its fully fenced boundaries and additional cross-fencing, the Pintada Ranch offers a ranch ready for your livestock.

Situated just 10 miles southwest of Santa Rosa, the Pintada Ranch benefits from its proximity to this charming town. Santa Rosa is known for its warm community spirit, rich history, and vibrant local culture. Within the town, you'll find a range of amenities, services, and local businesses that cater to your daily needs. Additionally, Santa Rosa is conveniently located approximately 120 miles east of Albuquerque and 100 miles southeast of Santa Fe, offering easy access to the urban amenities and cultural attractions of these major cities.

The region surrounding Santa Rosa is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. The Pecos River, known for its stunning beauty, meanders through the area, providing excellent opportunities for fishing, boating, and water sports. Santa Rosa Lake State Park located nearby, is a popular destination for camping, hiking, and wildlife observation. With its scenic trails and breathtaking vistas, the surrounding landscape invites exploration and adventure.

If you're interested in immersing yourself in local attractions, Santa Rosa boasts several popular tourist destinations. The historic Route 66, which runs through the town, offers a nostalgic journey through time, showcasing iconic Americana. The Blue Hole, a natural swimming and diving spot with crystal-clear waters, attracts visitors from all over the world. The region is also known for its caves, such as the mesmerizing Carlsbad Caverns, and ancient Native American ruins, which provide a glimpse into the rich cultural heritage of the area. Fort Sumner, the burial place of Billy the Kid and home of Bosque Redondo (The first Navajo Reservation) is just a short drive to the south.

The Pintada Ranch, priced at $1,350,000, is a remarkable property offering an idyllic setting for a cattle or horse ranch. Its fully fenced boundaries, stunning topography, and abundant vegetation create the perfect environment for livestock and outdoor enthusiasts. With the potential for harnessing solar or wind energy, this property opens up exciting possibilities for renewable energy ventures. Embrace the natural beauty of the rolling hills, immerse yourself in the recreational opportunities of Santa Rosa and its surroundings, and relish the allure of nearby tourist destinations. The Pintada Ranch awaits you as a gateway to an extraordinary lifestyle in the heart of New Mexico.


The ranch is located approximately 10 miles southwest of Santa Rosa, New Mexico.

Albuquerque, New Mexico - 2 hours

Santa Fe, New Mexico - 1.5 hours

Carlsbad, New Mexico - 3.5 hours

Amarillo, Texas - 2.5 hours


Ranch is accessible via US Highway 54 and gravel road.

Elevation, Topography, Vegetation

The ranch is situated at an elevation of 5,000 feet. The topography consists of rolling hills and arroyos with mesquite, cedar, grama grasses, and buffalo grass.


The ranch is a blank slate with several building locations that will offer expansive views from which to enjoy beautiful New Mexico sunrises and sunsets.


The area offers various opportunities for recreation including:

Fishing (See Santa Rosa Lake)




Scuba Diving (See the Blue Hole)

And more

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All units of measure and maps showing property boundaries are approximate. Buyer to verify to their own satisfaction.

This property is offered by John Hayter Inc, DBA Ranch Marketers. All information provided by Ranch Marketers or their sales representatives in connection with this property was acquired from sources deemed reliable and is believed to be accurate and reliable, however, we do not warrant its accuracy or completeness. Ranch Marketers recommends that every item of importance to the purchaser (i.e. water laws, mineral laws, zoning, land use regulations, state, federal and private permits) be independently verified by the purchaser and/or purchaser's attorney.


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Aug 3, 2023Relisted$1,350,000
Aug 1, 2023Listing removed$1,350,000
July 19, 2023New listing$1,350,000
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This 2,453-acre property is located in Santa Rosa, NM 88435 with latitude 34.8662 and longitude -104.8166. The property is currently available for sale for $1,350,000 with a price per acre of $550.

Verify sale details at the property source or contact Ranch Marketers at (719) 882-5263.

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