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Property For Sale
393002 Range Road 9-0, Rocky Mountain House, Clearwater County, Alberta, Canada
GPS 52.37409 N  115.15982 W    MLS Listing

Property Features and Overview

Recreational Hide-away, Acreage, Country Estate, or a Working Ranch -- features a 2200 sq ft home on 160 acres, surrounded by Crown Land, with a year-round spring-fed stream, creek-side patio, landscaped yard, and beautiful native trees.

Ride, hunt, fish, hike, cross-Country ski, snowmobile from your front door. Wildlife of all kinds visit daily. Lakes and beaches are nearby; boat, swim, camp, water-ski whenever you like. Enjoy the scenic wonders and wildlife of Banff and Jasper National Parks, with Calgary and Edmonton shopping / entertainment 2 hours away.

Cross-fenced pastures for rotational grazing, plus corrals, barns, and shop, make for a fine cattle, sheep, llama, or horse operation. A private road with Provincial License guarantees access and earns $23,000/year from Road Use Agreements. Potential rental income from guest suite and pastures could increase this by another $10,000 to $12,000/year -- combined income would pay 3/4  of your mortgage.

To View This Property, contact:
        Kim Elliot, Re/Max, Rocky Mountain House AB,  1-403-844-5494 or
 Email Kim
  MLS Listing
 OR  Don Sackett, Re/Max,  Calgary / Carstairs AB,     1-403-946-5657 or Email Don
   MLS Listing


Photo Essay

Completely off the grid with solar power and natural gas heat.

Meadow foxtail makes good grass, and in turn makes for healthy critters.

View of south pasture from the front window of the ranch house - pastoral and peaceful.

Raking hay in south pasture, as seen from living room.

All baled and ready to go. We upgraded to a stackmaker the following year.

How's that for nonchalance - breadloaf stacks were made with a Hesston stackmaker.

Fall colour spectacular - harvest is in the barn.

Moonrise after fall harvest
Click here to see photo showing craters and stars from handheld shot (1.6 Mb)

Frost on the trees at sunrise - calving season coming next.

The spring-fed creek runs all winter -  a rare sight in Alberta. This view
was taken from the side lawn.

Spring has sprung - here's the creek again, viewed from the side lawn.