Spain Bridge Road, Montana
Property Types: Farms, Ranches, Recreational
Activities & Amenities
The long-awaited prospect of owning income producing land with an amazing potential for development has transpired! This property is a sprawling patchwork of lush farm fields with the Bridger Mountains rising up in the distance giving vivacious views in all directions. The land is currently farmed producing hay and barley utilizing the fertile soil. The flat and level ground make excellent places to build. To expand on the versatility the land offers, the riparian areas from the stream and seasonal run off sub irrigate the land with mineral rich water. Crops including but not limited to alfalfa, grass, corn, wheat, barley, and hemp thrive here.There is power and propane available to the property. The acreage has perimeter fencing that is in good condition. In addition to yielding income, the property provides recreational fishing from the meandering creek named Trout Creek. It flows east to west hydrating the vegetation and attracting thirsty deer or elk. There are plenty of birds, ducks, geese, and pheasant to watch soar around or would be superb hunting. The views are unparalleled with ample stretches of big blue sky near Belgrade, Montana and an expansive 243 acres producing crops of wealth as consistent as the repeating windrows. This area is extremely popular among the locals and a common destination for tourists so consider developing the acreage or build a luxurious vacation home. The Bozeman Airport does supply direct flights around the country making the access desirably simple to travel to the tranquility of Montana. Blue ribbon trout fishing is nearby in Gallatin and Madison Rivers with skiing at the Bridger Bowl and Big Sky Ski Resort and many other recreational opportunities in this mountainous region of this beautiful state!
Belgrade, Montana lies in Gallatin County and serves as the pounding heart throb of central Montana. Its location provides easy access to abundant recreational opportunities for all seasons. It’s home to an international airport making travel plans efficient. The large but close-knit community offers festivals and markets alike to make for a unique and lively town to call home.
Blossoming in the heart of Montana and nestled between four mountain ranges is a picturesque college town of Bozeman. An outdoor recreationalist’s haven, Bozeman’s beauty attracts populations from all over that are seeking a higher quality of life. In fact, Bozeman was voted #10 in Money Magazine’s best places to live in 2017. In addition, Moody’s Analytics predicts an 11.4% job growth over the next five years, and there is access to wonderful jobs in Bozeman as it is a booming hub for innovative companies and those seeking to start up on their own. Bozeman is home to the Montana State University and attracts over 15,000 students annually. Cheers for the local Bobcats can be heard through the valley, and fans gear up every fall for the tradition of tailgating before the competitive football games. The city graciously provides an active nightlife and top headlining concerts from various artists. As a result, the cultural scene is dynamic and energetic. Visit local art galleries, charming downtown boutiques, fine dining restaurants, or the popular and famous Museum of the Rockies. As a Smithsonian Affiliate, the museum is recognized as one of the world’s finest research and historical museums. Here you can peruse all the exhibits and study the extensive collection of dinosaur fossils. If outdoor adventure is what you are craving, Bozeman can feed your hunger. Its central location provides access to world-class skiing, fishing, hiking, rafting, boating, and more. Yellowstone National Park is 90 minutes away where you can catch a glimpse of the rarely seen grizzly and wolf at the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.
The Gallatin Valley holds the key to blue ribbon fishing with many rivers and streams to accommodate different varieties of fish. Swimming and boating in between casts are a great summer way to make lasting memories.
East Gallatin River
Much different from the larger rivers in the area, the East Gallatin River is a small river but with big trout. Flowing through the mountains and the heart of the Gallatin Valley, there are large numbers of brown trout strategically treading around the twists and turns. Numerous springs feed into the river making it an incredibly fertile fishery with outstanding hatches. The river is generally too narrow for drift boats, so make sure you have a good pair of waders. This beautiful river is set in areas that are scenic and produces sounds that swallow up the chatter of the busy outside world. Get lost fly fishing this perfect Gallatin Valley River.
Considered to be one of the prettiest and most popular rivers in Montana, the Madison River provides scenic floats, gorgeous canyons, and breathtaking views. Even if the fish are not biting, the land surrounding the river makes any day worth it. The Madison begins in Yellowstone National Park and flows for more than 140 miles before reaching the Missouri River near Three Forks, Montana. The mighty Madison River ranks as one of the top rivers for trout fishing and contains high numbers of quality sized brown and rainbow trout. Whether you are dry fly, nymph, or streamer fishermen, there is enough for all to enjoy success on these waters.
Hunting in the Big Sky
The Big Sky area in the Gallatin Valley is in Region 3 of the state and includes 18,089 square miles of land, about 60% of it begin public lands. Big game hunting is a major draw to enthusiasts from all over the world as approximately 50% of all Montana elk are harvested from this region! As of 2018, Region 3 had the most elk in the state with a population of 70,000! It is not just elk that come in healthy populations around here. Black bear, deer, mountain goat, big horn sheep, moose, and antelope serve as excellent game as well. You will find that the most common places to hunt in this area are Porcupine Creek, Taylor Fork, and Cinnamon Creek Trail. Should you need to practice before going out into the wild, stop in to the Redcliff Shooting Range for a couple of rounds!
Bridger Bowl Ski & Snowboard Resort
The resort boasts four large bowls within its boundaries that offers a variety of landscape and terrain for any individual’s ability.
Big Sky Resort
Stay at the resort and take part in all the splendid activities it has to offer. Go mountain biking on numerous trails and see the gorgeous scenery firsthand. Golf on the prestigious course and then relax at the spa. In the winter months enjoy skiing, snowshoe tours, and sleigh rides. In the warm months hike, zipline, and get out in the amazing Montana sunshine.
Things to Do & See:
Museum of the Rockies
Visit the popular and famous Museum of the Rockies. As a Smithsonian Affiliate, the museum is recognized as one of the world’s finest research and historical museums. Here you can peruse all the exhibits and study the extensive collection of dinosaur fossils.
Yellowstone National Park
Yellowstone National Park is a mere 90 minutes away where you can catch a glimpse of the rarely seen grizzly and wolf at the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center. Visit geysers and the historic Old Faithful for sights that you will never forget. Get a taste of the wild, see where the wildlife roam, and enjoy all the amenities of a national park!