Outdoorsman’s Dream Colorado Mountain Home on 35 Acres For Sale

County: Mesa
8164 Bull Basin Rd, Mesa CO 81643

Property Description

Home on Acreage Colorado Hunting Property

Drive country roads to this mountain property with acreage and beautiful home surrounded by amazing views, wildlife of all kinds, quiet and solitude. Minutes from the community of Mesa, Colorado and Powderhorn Ski Resort this stunning two story home with basement includes 2286 sq ft, 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath and offers cozy, country living and lifestyle. This property is 35 acres of private, natural terrain with stunning views of mountain and valley. Arched windows, tile and carpet throughout, walk in closets and shower, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, gorgeous rock pellet fireplace, elegant light features, large deck, and balconies overlooking a xeriscape, maintenance free yard are just a few of the enhancing accents adding to the beauty inside and out. Come enjoy small town, mountain living and all the outdoor recreation Colorado such as biking, hiking, 4 wheeling, hunting, fishing, skiing, etc right out your back door.


Enjoy solitude and quiet on the mountainside of Grand Mesa, aka the world’s largest flattop mountain on this 35 acre parcel with a beautiful two story with basement, 2286 sq ft home, 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath. From the walk around deck and balconies enjoy breathtaking views of mountain ranges and valleys with wildlife, bird and photo opportunities during Colorado seasonal climates or relax, entertain with family and friend gatherings around the landscaped yard. Step through the embellished front door with a side light into a spacious and well designed home with high end accents. Arched windows, tile and carpet throughout, granite counters, walk in closets and showers, French doors, wood cabinets, stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, pellet fireplace, elegant light features and more. The cozy living area with wood pellet insert fireplace with double glass doors leading to the wrap around deck is the perfect place to relax in warmth on those chilly mountain times with views and natural light from every window. An arched doorway leads into the roomy kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counters, wood cabinets, and breakfast bar. Retreat to the master suite with private access to outside deck, walk in closets with custom shelving, walk in tiled shower, his and her vanities, private commode. Soak in the deep tub with an arched window for views. Spacious laundry room with cupboards. Finished basement with walk out access for any need. Hot water heat, cistern, septic, internet service available. A must see, hard to find mountain property for country style living surrounded in beauty, small town lifestyle, recreation in every direction and minutes away from major towns and I70.


History is alive in the Plateau Valley with homestead ranches and generational ranching families. Within minutes from this property the community of Mesa offers restaurants, a community center, salon, churches, PO, RV Park with a C-store and cabin rentals, local produce market, fire department, and lots of friendly residents. Nearby Collbran is a historical town with some of the original structures founded in 1908. Many of these buildings present an old time western front along with modern building to house the businesses– a bank, grocery store, post office, restaurants, a fitness center, library, gift shops, motels, auditorium, churches, hardware store, police and fire department, realty office, a weed control service, Forest Service, a feed and supply store, automotive store, schools, medical and emergency clinic, vet services, therapy center and diner that offer additional services for the communities. 4H and FFA and school events are supported with commitment and enthusiasm from everyone. Area activities include Collbran Heritage Days, Cowboy Christmas, many rodeos, and an occasional cattle drive through town and country roads. A short scenic drive to I70 takes you to Grand Junction with adjoining towns of Palisade, Clifton, Grand Junction, and Fruita that span several miles along I70 with major shopping, colleges, schools, hospitals, regional airport, and more amenities for residential and business needs. Stop at any one of the museums or visitor centers to learn more about the history and what the region has to offer. The area is known for its mild winters, sunny days, and all year recreation from the high desert to the nearby mountaintops.


The Western Slope of Colorado offers a variety of recreation for all interests and ages. Nearby highway 65, aka as the scenic byway over Grand Mesa, is the world’s largest flattop mountain. With over 300 lakes, Grand Mesa offers fishing and boating, campgrounds, and lodges, hunting districts, hiking, ATV, and biking trails, cross-country skiing, and snowmobiling. Birdwatching and wildlife viewing provide photographic opportunities for the professional or amateur photographer. Powderhorn Ski Resort offers winter and summer activities. Enjoy all skill levels on the slopes with skiing, snowboarding in the winter and biking, hiking trails in the summer. A lodge, condos, restaurant, and many other attractions add to the resort fun. Travel Highway 330 to Collbran and the Vega State Park. Enjoy over 1800 acres of year-round recreational activities. Camping sites, hiking trails and mountain ranges surround Vega Reservoir offering fishing and boating, or a chance to view and relax along the shore of rippling clear mountain waters behind the Vega dam. Vega Lodge offers cabin rentals, restaurant, and much more. Highway 65 winds through the scenic Plateau Canyon to access I70 and the high deserts surrounding Grand Junction and adjoining communities known for hiking and biking trails, dinosaur digs, sports events, seasonal festivals, golf courses and country clubs, and farmer’s markets. The Colorado National Monument is a landmark with a rimrock drive to explore rock formations, wildlife, horticulture, and bird watching. Orchards, farm grounds spread across the valley with adjoining towns of Palisade, Fruita, Clifton, Orchard Mesa, and Fruitvale. Cowboy and early settler history abound with tales and true experiences whether in the mind or fact abound on the Western Slope of Colorado.

Property Details

Key Features

  • 35 Acres Surrounded By Wildlife
  • 2 Story Home - 2286 sq ft
  • 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms
  • Biking, Hiking, 4-Wheeling, Hunting, Fishing, Skiing
  • Located on the Grand Mesa- Excellent Hunting!
  • Perfect Hunting Basecamp and Outdoor Recreation Area