South Platte Nebraska Farm and Hunt, Nebraska
Property Types: Farms, Waterfront, Home, Recreational, Timber Land
Activities & Amenities
- Attached Garage
This is your chance to own some of the best waterfowl and upland game hunting property in all of Nebraska. The property includes both sides of the South Platte River for nearly two miles. (1 ¼ miles deeded and ¾ mile transferable lease) The land is a good mix of cropland and wooded river bottom that is teaming with wildlife. Maintaining high-quality habitat, it holds plenty of whitetail deer, mule deer and the occasional elk. There is an abundance of upland birds such as turkey, pheasants and quail. For the waterfowl enthusiast, the numbers of ducks and geese frequenting the river and many pockets of water held within the property will provide plenty of chances to fill a limit. Other wildlife that call this property home are beaver, river otters, bobcat, coyote, fox, racoon and opossum. The current owner has planted hundreds of trees around the cropland with the intention of habitat improvement and erosion control.
For the all-around sportsman, fishing is available in the pond located within a short walk from the house as well as some great fishing in the river. The waters hold large and small mouth bass, crappie, blue gill and catfish. There are two more ponds that under constructed near the main residence that can be completed to add additional fishing and waterfowl habitat. The ponds are supplied water from a pump system.
The farm has been certified Organic, the current crops are Corn and Pinto Beans with solid production annually. The farm has pivot irrigation on approximately 300 +/- acres with good equipment and additional 140 +/- acres of dryland farming.
There is a remodled 2 bed, 1 bath home with good finishes and a large 1300 sq. ft. two car garage. There is also a 5000 sq./ft shop that has good concrete floor and pads on two sides of the building for equipment and toy storage.
This is a well-rounded farm that gives high quality hunting, fishing and organic farming. It can be a private paradise or run as a small-scale commercial hunting operation to offer income opportunities. There is also availability for a long-term lease on adjacent property for an additional 260+/- acres of farming and hunting property.
*Sale is subject to current cropland lease