Great opportunity to purchase 120 acres of mainly flat and partially cleared land in the heart of the Kootenay Rockies!!
Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, this property is located in an idyllic wilderness setting surrounded by several thousand acres of crown land.
With good access along the Galloway Forest Service Road this property can be reached within 15 minutes of exiting highway 3/93 at Galloway. Just passed the 8 km mark. Only 30 minutes from Cranbrook, 45 minutes from the Canadian Rockies International Airport, 30 minutes from Fernie, 50 minutes from Kimberley and 4 hours from Calgary Alberta.
The business opportunities on offer here are endless. Up to 10 thousand spruce fir trees have been planted for future cultivation and numerous fresh water springs and excellent building sites allow for future residential development.
There is alternative access through the property on Little Sand Creek Forest Service Road. With only a 3 km drive to tranquil Tie Lake and the small community that reside there.
Power and telephone lines follow the Galloway FSR and could easily be diverted to service this property.
This property and the surrounding land boasts excellent horseback riding, hiking and mountain biking on the abundance of trails and roadways.
The popular Bull River Lodge is near by, offering a luxurious wilderness retreat for adventurous tourists looking for a break from the normal routine and a more simple life.
In the winter this area becomes a great destination for powder skiing enthusiasts and cross country skiers alike.
The Bull River originates in the Rocky Mountains near the Continental Divide. It flows generally south and west, joining the Kootenay River east of Cranbrook. It offers world class fishing, canoeing, river rafting and swimming.
Enjoy the pristine backcountry lakes, marvel at the rugged grandeur of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, and delight in the abundance of wildlife you are sure to encounter including Rocky Mountain Elk, Mule & White-tail Deer, Moose, Bighorn Sheep & Mountain Goats, Bald Eagles and many other species of birds.
Within close proximity is Jaffray, providing everything for your daily needs including a restaurant, pub, convenience store and gas station.
Golfing enthusiasts can take advantage of the numerous golf courses in the area including the 18 hole Will-O-Bend Golf Course in Jaffray and the championship golf course in Cranbrook.
For the more enthusiastic there are 2 ski hills within an hour from this property. Kimberley ski hill offers 2465 ft of vertical with 80 runs for all abilities. Fernie Alpine Resort has some of the best powder in Canada, with an average of 29 ft of snowfall per year, 113 trails and 5 enormous bowls, Fernie has something for everyone.
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