Mountains with blue sky
Mountains with blue sky

Black Mountain Hunting Property

Property Details

The Black Mountain Hunting Property is a fantastic property located on the top of the Big Horn Mountains above Shell Canyon, which is arguably one of the most scenic places in Wyoming. This historic 214+/- acre property is access by forest service road and is ready for you to enjoy featuring a propane and solar powered off the grid cabin. A great hunt area for elk and deer the property is known for its agate deposits. Historically receiving two landowner elk tags the owner literally only has to go steps off his front porch to choose from several mature bulls and bucks to harvest. The property has been leased for summer grazing in the past and water for stock was in White Bottom Canyon and Trapper Creek Canyon. Trapper Creek does run underground through the property and many seeps can be found springing up on and around the property. Bear Lodge also leased this historic property in past years as an overnight and/or weekend destination for snowmobilers who wanted to sightsee on top of the Big Horns. The glorious scenery of the Big Horns attracts cross-county skiers and snowmobilers from across the globe in the wintertime and attracts even more tourists in the summer.The newly constructed cabin is square feet with a kitchen, living area, bedroom, loft, and wood stove. Twelve 15 watt solar panels provide enough electricity through a battery bank to watch television and keep the lights on all night. A propane cook stove and refrigerator complete the modern conveniences. A large front deck offers covered storage below.

Features

  • Newly constructed self contained cabin 560 sq ft
  • 214+/- deeded acres
  • Direct access to forest service and BLM
  • Good access via Forest Service Road
  • Elk land owner tags and unparralled hunting

Location

The Black Mountain Hunting Property is approximately 15 miles from Highway 14 which traverses the Big Horn Mountains from Sheridan to Shell through beautiful Shell Canyon. To get to the property turn east off of Highway 14 just south of Granite pass onto Forest Service Road 17 and then travel South approximately 13 miles and turn west on Forest Service Road 336. The seller has an easement across private property coming off this scenic road. The property can also be accessed from Trapper Creek Road, or from Hyattville. The elevation on this scenic property ranges from 8300’ to 8800’ above sea level.

Recreational Opportunities

According to the owners the property offers excellent elk and mule deer hunting. In fact the owner had a herd with five bulls to choose from this past season right off the front porch. Elk landowner tags are fairly dependable. Moose and black bear also reside on or near the property. The land is surrounded by thousands of acres of National Forest and BLM land presenting unlimited hunting and fishing opportunities to a new buyer. The owner has received landowner hunting licenses for Elk.

Broker Comments

The Black Mountain Hunting Property is a fantastic hunting property located on the top of the Big Horn Mountains above Shell Canyon, which is arguably one of the most scenic places in Wyoming. This historic 214+/- acre property is access by forest service road and is ready for you to enjoy featuring a propane and solar powered off the grid cabin. A great hunt area for elk and deer the property is known for its agate deposits. Historically receiving two landowner elk tags the owner literally only has to go steps off his front porch to choose from several mature bulls and bucks to harvest.