On Saturday, July 30th, at 2:00 PM MDT, anxious bidders will assemble for the auction of Bitterroot Maclay Ranch. Comprised of 2,669 +/- acres, this prime Montana land has remained in the same family for generations and offers spectacular mountain scenery! With views of the Sapphire, Rattlesnake, and Bitterroot Mountains, it rests between two mountain ranges with two creeks flowing through, just a few miles away from the vibrant and historic Missoula community. Bitterroot Maclay Ranch will be offered in tracts, combinations, or as an entirety. The auction will be jointly conducted by Albert Burney, one of the leading companies in auctioning luxury real estate, and LiveWaterProperties.com.
This sprawling ranch is among the oldest homesteads in western Montana’s Bitterroot Valley. It offers countless possibilities! Whether raising crops and cattle, or enjoying the recreational and gaming opportunities, this land has something for everyone. Recreation is boundless, with millions of acres of national forest directly adjacent to the property. The Bitterroot River, flowing through the center of the valley, provides world class trout fishing. Natural wildlife includes bear, fox, whitetail deer, seasonal waterfowl, and elk, just to name a few. The property conveys generous water rights, utilizing four pivots which support a livestock operation. A paved highway provides easy access to nearby restaurants, shopping, services, and air transportation.
- 2,669 +/- deeded acres
- 603 +/- irrigated acres with excellent water rights
- 58 +/- additional acres of sub irrigated ground
- 5,000 +/- square foot log and timber frame lodge
- .75 +/- mile of Squaw Creek through ranch
- 2.5 +/- miles of McClain Creek (seasonal) through the ranch
- 5 pivot systems in place
- Incredible populations of elk, deer, bear, game and migratory birds
- 1.75 +/- miles of USFS border
- 1.5 +/- miles of Montana state land border
- Additional 640 +/- state-leased acres
- 14 miles to Missoula
With 11 distinct parcels, there is a wide range of possibilities for land division, including a 2 +/- acre home site, three 5 +/- home sites, several gentleman’s ranchettes, a custom log home, irrigated land, pastureland, and recreational tracts. The parcels range from 2 +/- acres to 960 +/- acres. Visit Albertburney.com and refer to the sales map for a visual depiction of proposed parcels and acreage.
Registration begins at 12:00 P.M. on Auction Day. Auction begins at 2:00 P.M. The auction information office and auction will be held at the lodge on the property located at 8337 Lamar Trail, Lolo, Montana, 59847.
An Albert Burney representative will be available daily from July 22nd thru auction Day between 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. For more information call 800.434.1654. Private tours are available in advance of the scheduled tours for pre-qualified parties.
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