Top of the Rock
Location: Guffey, Colorado
Acreage: 86.67 +/- Acres
Elevation: 8,100 to 8,762 Ft
Property Description: Rare large mountain parcel with driveway already built to prominent high point and best building site. Enormous 360 degree views including the Sangre De Cristo Range. Diverse topography with thick timbered hillsides. Climb your own mountain to the Top of the Rock!
Top of the Rock is true to its name! This spacious 86 acre property is strategically located high above the rest and captures the best of Colorado. A long winding driveway leads to a magnificent building site on the very top of the mountain. Experience breathtaking views in all directions and breath in the crisp mountain air. Perfect spot for camping or your get away cabin. The land has access from both the lower end and at the top allowing flexibility for future building sites and use of the property. Portions of the property are thickly wooded with ponderosa pines and create a haven for small and large game. Family property, camping, ATV use, hiking, cabin or mountain home are all opportunities on this property.
This scenic mountain land is less than 4 miles to paved State Hwy 9 and 15 minutes to the old mining town of Guffey, Colorado. It is very accessible from year-round and well built gravel roads and has a gated private entry. The land is easily accessible from the major Colorado cities without crossing mountain passes. Denver is 3 hrs – Colorado Springs and Pueblo are 90 minutes and Canon City is 40 minutes from the land.
Wildlife and Recreation
The land is located in Game Management Unit 58 and is accessible during all seasons. With the use of 1,000’s of acres of nearby BLM, this property offers diverse hunting and recreational opportunities. This area of Colorado is known for producing trophy elk and mule deer. The property would be an ideal base camp for exploring hunting, hiking and other recreational opportunities. Head north 30 minutes towards Park County & Teller Counties and enjoy gold medal waters for fishing on the South Platte River. Head 30 minutes south and enjoy world class fly fishing and white water rafting or a visit to the famous Royal Gorge. Skiing at either Breckenridge or Monarch Mountain is an easy 90 minute drive from this land.
The land does not currently have a well. A well could be drilled which would allow for in-house use, water livestock and irrigation of up to 1 acre of land.
Zoning and Taxes
Agricultural Zoning – Annual Taxes – $50
- Contact: Jeff Switzer
- Contact Email: email@example.com
- Contact Phone: (719) 963-2513