The Bird Cloud Ranch offers an ownership opportunity for a turnkey Wyoming property, that combines dramatic beauty, a diversity of land and resource, end of the road privacy and convenient proximity to the town of Saratoga, WY. Anchored by 1± mile of both sides of the famed North Platte River and the awesome 400 foot cliffs of Sheep Rock, the Wyoming ranch for sale has a unique character based on the lush riparian river corridor and the sheer bluffs which rise vertically off of the river bottom. The combination of the two gives the Wyoming property an extreme degree of ecological diversity. The North Platte River Valley and surrounding Snowy Range Mountains to the east, and the Sierra Madres to the southwest, have long been known for their stunning beauty, clear trout rivers and enormous, wild country to explore on foot or horseback. Amid this amazing setting, the Bird Cloud Ranch is the perfect spot to enjoy everything this great part of Wyoming is famous for. The Bird Cloud Ranch is on the famed North Platte River in southern Wyoming, just down river from Saratoga. The North Platte River headwaters form and gather in the northern Colorado. Flowing northerly, this scenic river enters southern Wyoming and winds its path through Saratoga, entering the Bird Cloud Ranch just beneath the landmark of Sheep Rock. Sheep Rock and its dramatic cliffs and rock walls are deeded ranch property. Beneath Sheep Rock and along the freestone North Platte River is beautiful river bottom and riparian area, plentiful with large cottonwood trees and lush grasses. The Bird Cloud Ranch has the main North Platte River channel as well as a private side channel just north of the improvements. A smaller spring fed tributary, Jack Creek, enters the North Platte River on the Bird Cloud Ranch as well. Bird Cloud Ranch blends spectacularly beautiful and unspoiled scenery with an amazing freestone fishery. The ranch is a large and diverse 640± deeded acres and boasts approximately 1 mile of exceptional wild trout fly fishing on both sides of the river. Highlighting the improvements on the Wyoming ranch is a 3750 sq ft (two car garage) home designed by architect Harry Teague and built in 2006. Major elements in the design of the home include the shape, which echoes the geometry of sheep rock, and the materials utilized allow the home to blend in with the surrounding landscape. The North Platte which flows directly behind the house, offering the opportunity to stroll out the back door, cross a foot bridge into a pastoral setting of cottonwoods, and fish to feeding trout. Lying within some of Wyoming’s most breathtaking scenery, the Bird Cloud Ranch is a dramatic and unique offering. With approximately a mile of both sides of the trout rich North Platte River and the dramatic sandstone cliffs and bluffs of Sheep Rock, this is a rare opportunity to own an ecologically diverse property that is conveniently located ten minutes from Saratoga’s amenities.
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