Estate-size lots at this 3,500-acre Colorado custom home community provide an ideal setting for families, retirees, second home buyers and horseback riding enthusiasts about 45 minutes northeast of downtown Denver. A low-density master plan create a tranquil, rural atmosphere, with easy access to shops, restaurants and the many attractions of Denver and the Colorado Rockies.
Pelican Lake Ranch is about 15 minutes south of Greeley and 35 minutes from Denver International Airport amid scenic rolling grasslands and woodlands fronting the 1,000-acre Milton Reservoir. Community amenities include a private marina, a community recreation center with a swimming pool, tennis court and putting green, an equestrian cross-country jump course, and miles of riding and hiking trails through more than 1,500 acres of preserved open space.
Homesites at Pelican Lake Ranch average about two to three acres, and most parcels are equestrian lots allowing one horse per acre with barn and corral. There is no mandated time frame to build, and buyers may bring their own builder or partner with one of the community's preferred builders. Send me information now!
Acreage 3,500 acres (1,400 hectares)
Clubhouse The existing Pelican Lake Ranch Community Center provides a venue for property information and sales and for various community events and activities. Future plans call for expansion of the facility to include additional social and recreational amenities for residents.
Equestrian Pelican Lake Ranch currently offers two riding arenas, a cross-country jump course and miles of riding trails through more than 1,500 acres of open grasslands and nature areas, with 90% of homesites backed up to open space or horse trails. The master plan allows for future development of stables with boarding and an indoor riding arena and training facility.
Recreation The property includes more than 1,500 acres of community open space, with miles of walking and riding trails, nature preserves, ponds, canals, rolling grassland hills and some wooded areas. Additional amenities include a tennis court, basketball court, shuffleboard, playground, multiple barbecue and picnic areas and a private putting green.
Boating & Fishing Milton Lake and Lake Christina are accessible to all residents via a picnic parking area and a private marina for canoes, kayaks, sailboats and low-powered craft. Lake Christina is stocked with trout, bass, crappie, bluegill, stripers and catfish.
Swimming & Fitness An outdoor swimming pool and cabana are located next to the community center. A fitness center is planned for future development.
Golf Nearby Golfing options 20 to 30 minutes from Pelican Lake Ranch include a pair of municipal courses in Greeley, the Coyote Creek Golf Course in Fort Lupton, the Saddleback Golf Club in Firestone and the Mad Russian Golf Course in Milliken.
Area Attractions Pelican Lake Ranch is less than an hour from the many urban attractions of the Denver area, including museums and historic sites, performing arts, night life and professional baseball, basketball, football hockey and soccer teams. Residents also enjoy access to outdoor recreation in the Rocky Mountains, and to world-class ski areas about two to three hours from home.
Shopping & Dining Homeowners will find a good selection of shopping and dining options 15 to 20 minutes away in Greeley, including major discount retailers, supermarkets, hardware stores, pharmacies, banking and other services.
Health Care North Colorado Medical Center less than 15 miles away in Greeley provides a full range of health care services, including a 24-hour emergency room and trauma center. Many additional health care providers are accessible in Greeley and throughout the Denver metropolitan area.
Airport Access Pelican Lake Ranch is just over half an hour from Denver International Airport.
Lots For Sale Priced from about $70,000 to $165,000
Homes For Sale Priced from about $300,000 to over $1 million