- Updated On:
- November 12, 2021
- 21127 Acres
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2,110.00 ft2
- Year Built: 1979
White Hills Ranch
+/- 4,373 AC Deeded
+/- 1,592 AC State Lease
+/- 15,162 AC BLM Lease
This is a fabulous ranch located in Lincoln County, NM. The ranch is situated less than an hour from Capitan and Roswell and is accessed from Pine Lodge Rd. The ranch is a fantastic cattle ranch rated at approximately 450 head. The elevation of the ranch ranges from 4,450 ft. to 5,000 ft. The average rainfall in the area is 12-14 inches.
The gently rolling meadows of grass are embellished by several deep canyons with arroyos and an abundance of wildlife taking in the shelter and ponding waters. The ranch is primarily covered in a variety of gramma grass. There are also some shrubs and trees in the canyons that provide shelter for livestock and wildlife. There are also tabosa and other spring varieties.
The ranch is well watered with a total of 8 submersible wells. Two of the wells are solar powered and the remainder are electric. The average depth of the wells is approximately 500 ft. There is an extensive pipeline network with well-placed storage tanks and drinkers with self-contained float boxes. The ranch has a total of 9 pastures and 3 traps. The headquarters is secured by locked gates as well as two of the primary pastures. The roads are well-maintained and are easily traveled without the necessity of 4WD.
The facilities at the headquarters include modern corrals with a functional alley layout throughout, an alley and tub system, as well as a hydraulic chute. The scales have been certified. There is a full sized roping arena behind the stalls as well as a round pen. The large barn can be used for storage, feed storage, a workshop and for housing livestock. The shop has a concrete floor and a wood-burning stove. There is a shed row for additional horses with a nearby tack room. There are additional holding pens and a barn located on the ranch for use during gathering and branding.
The headquarters is a large 2,100 SF beautiful hacienda style home with three large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 2 living areas. The home has covered parking large enough for two full-size trucks and a wrap-around porch. There is a matching guest house located across a secluded courtyard. Both structures are timeless with stucco exteriors and metal roofs. They have classic Mexican tile, wood floors, and French doors opening to the patios and courtyard. The large living room has a beautiful rock fireplace. The large kitchen and dining areas are fantastic for entertaining guests or holiday gatherings.
The ranch has a 3 bedroom, 2 bath manufactured home and a manufactured bunkhouse for housing ranch-hands or dayworkers. The ranch is conveniently located in a popular ranching area making it possible to locate help during shipping and branding. The ranch is situated in a fashion that it can be easily managed by the owners if desired.
Hunting is one of the available pass times on the ranch. There are deer, antelope and barbary sheep that call the White Hills Ranch their home. Antelope were recently re-introduced to the area on this very ranch. Don’t miss the opportunity to live, work, rest and recreate on this beautiful ranch in Southern New Mexico.
Rated @ 450 Head
Ranch Hand Quarters