Colorado life the way it should be with wide open spaces! Unstoppable mountain and valley views, water rights, and No HOA! Main floor master, Kitchen, and laundry. Bright and open with 20' vaulted ceiling! Formerly enjoyed as a private hunting Lodge, this gem is nestled in the heart of the Chromo Valley, close to National Forest and backed to private Crowley Ranch POA property... Horseback ride, ATV, Ski, snow shoe, hunt, fish, hike, bike, and the adventures continue! This exceptional, privately gated and fenced ranch property with 4322 SF custom home on over 40 lush green acres rich with Aspen groves, Pines, and expansive mountain views plus a perfect pond for the animals, is known as "Elk View Ranch", and with good reason. A four season play ground to massive herds of Elk and so much more. Located just South of Pagosa in the Chromo Valley which is bordered by over 1.8 million acres of National forest. Home to the Banded Peaks mountains, and trophy fishing in the Navajo River, a very special lifestyle is offered here! A meadow lush landscape ideal for the horses along with picturesque Aspen groves, and mature Ponderosas adorn this property, two car attached garage, with main floor master, gourmet kitchen, walk out basement, and four heart warming fireplaces throughout. The sprawling Covered decks, Huge 40x60 Heated Stable/Workshop/Garage, loafing shed for the horses and a RV pad with hook up are just a few of the extras. If you love the mountains, rivers, and freedom to enjoy your property to the fullest, Then this is the place for you! Special water rights afforded for irrigation and to power the on site Hydro Electric plant, the possibilities are just about endless here. In just minutes access over one and a half million acres of National forest, this is truly an outdoor lovers paradise! Enjoy privacy along with quick and easy access too...Our world famous Guinness book Hot Springs, Grocery, Wolf Creek Ski Area, Hospital, and both commercial, and private, airports, are just a short drive away. A must see in person to appreciate all this property has to offer.