LOCATION: Along Highway 93 in the Salmon River corridor and approximately 11 miles South of Salmon, Idaho, sits this one of kind 5 ± acres and home and shop that features 270 ± feet of river frontage.
ACREAGE / WATER: The parcel includes irrigated pasture with distribution that delivers the water up from the Salmon River by pumps and buried mainline to a complete pop-up system on a programmed daily rotation. The water right is fully adjudicated and runs with the property in perpetuity by Idaho state law.
OPERATION: The pasture ground is currently in high value grass for hay production. The grass pasture is fully fenced and the immediate small horse pasture between the home and barn / shop is in steel corral pipe fence and hot wire.
HOME & IMPROVEMENTS: The near new home on the property is of the latest modern construction: Master bedroom and bath, two additional bedrooms with separate bath, kitchen, great room, office and large storage spaces. Beautiful, fully landscaped lawn area under the domestic well with a programmed timing watering system.
The large shop is fully lighted, well suited for year round use, has capacity enough to easily park a large motor-home or lawn / field tractors and other equipment. The southwest portion can store winter hay for horses and contains a small paddock under the roof.
RECREATION: One of the finest locales in the West, this place is nestled along the famed Salmon River, known world wide as one of the last, best Steelhead fisheries. The property itself has absolute water frontage where fishermen say the “honey holes” are on the Middle Salmon River!
Big game hunting is common to the immediate area and includes: Rocky Mountain Elk, Mule Deer, White Tail Deer, Mountain Lion, Black Bear plus Big Horn Sheep and Mountain Goat permits are allotted in the nearby Pahsimerai and Lemhi Mountain Ranges. Back country access is within minutes of the property and at all points of the compass.
The mountain ranges go up to 11,000 feet and two nationally protected Wilderness areas are nearby and accessible by foot or horseback. Shopping, restaurants, some entertainment including golf courses are approximately 35 minute drive up river at the Salmon Golf Course and the Challis Golf Course in the towns of Salmon and Challis respectively.
White water rafting with a permit or through a licensed guide service, hiking or backpacking to high peaks for the view, discovering natural geo thermal hot springs, picking out a picnic spot along the national scenic byway or mountain biking the numerous trails, can all be done right out the front door!
COMMENTS: One of the finest homes in the Salmon River corridor and Salmon valley area. Additionally this property is completely set up for horse enthusiasts with a turn key operation and can accommodate multiple horses. The river frontage is among the finest ever seen, on any river, the fact that this is the world famous Salmon River and you can catch world class Salmon from the front lawn only adds to the enjoyment of owning this place. This beautiful high mountain valley was the ancestral home of the Lemhi Shoshone Indians, Sacajawea led the 1804-06 Lewis & Clark Expedition to this valley where she was born, which started the opening of the Western United States to future expeditions and eventual settlements.
PRICE: was $698,00 now $625,000
CONTACT: Tom Gill with Knipe Land Company @ (208) 860-0776
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