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Elephant Butte Lake Ranch

LOCATION:

The ranch is located at Exit 100 (the Red Rock Exit) on Interstate 25 approximately 115 miles south of Albuquerque, New Mexico and 150 miles north of El Paso, Texas. The nearest towns are 23 miles south. They are Elephant Butte and Truth or Consequences.
SIZE:

1920 +/- acres of Deeded Land
12,000 +/- acres of BLM leased land
13,920 +/- acres total
LIVESTOCK CARRYING CAPACITY:

203 cows yearlong
IMPROVEMENTS:
     There are no improvements on the property such as houses or barns. There are wells and fenced pastures.
PIPELINES AND PASTURE:
Five windmills supply water to the livestock via approximately 4 miles of pipeline and ten drinkers. There are 7 pastures varying in size from one to ten sections. The fencing is 4 strands of barbed wire on steel or cedar posts.
ELEPHANT BUTTE LAKE FRONTAGE:
This ranch is unique in that it has approximately 4 miles of shoreline on the Elephant Butte Lake, which is accessible from two dirt roads for fishing and boating. Of course the cattle and wildlife have access to the lake for drinking purposes. Water skiing, fishing or swimming from your own ranch!

WILDLIFE
Wildlife on the ranch includes desert mule deer, quail, dove, and coyotes.
ELEVATION AND PRECIPITATION:
The eastern end of the ranch along the lakeshore is 4,450'. Annual precipitation including snow is 6 to 9 inches
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