Bull Springs Tree Farm
Bend, Deschutes County, Oregon
Beautiful and secluded Forest Parcel of approximately 240 acres, with mountain views, only 5 minutes from downtown Bend, Oregon. Located just West of Shevlin Park and Tumalo Creek and close. The Deschutes National Forest public lands are only 3/4 of a mile to the South accessed via road 4606 that borders the property. The Deschutes National Forest encompasses 1.8 million acres of land and abuts several Oregon wilderness areas as well which makes for endless access for trail riding from your own property.
The property is surrounded on all sides by large tracts of forest land that are more than 240 acres in size especially on the West where the parcel is adjacent to Whitefish Cascade Forest Resources' land which encompasses tens of thousands of acres and is managed as a tree farm. That being said, only a few miles to the to the South and East properties of only 2 acres is size are being sold for over 1 million dollars. This location and the size of parcel #1 creates a rare opportunity to have your very own large private estate only minutes from the fantastic city of Bend, Oregon.
Ready for your extensive equestrian estate with approval of your conditional use permit. Parcel #1 qualifies for a Large Tract Forestland Dwelling Conditional Use Permit from Deschutes County. Parcels #2 and #3 also available.
The resort town of Bend, Oregon has a population of about 90,000 people. Located at an elevation of 3500 feet nestled in the foothills of the snow capped Cascade Mountain range the Deschutes River winds through the heart of the city providing ambiance as well as water recreation right in town. Deschutes County has seen tremendous growth over the last ten years due to the attractive lifestyle it provides. It is made up of high end resorts, agricultural, timber and recreation properties. The majority of the land in the County is publicly owned. It is a vibrant and growing community with most of the new residents moving here to enjoy the variety of year round recreational activities available like skiing at Mt Bachelor, snowmobiling, mountain and road biking, hiking, fishing, golfing(over 27 courses), horseback riding, rafting and the list goes on. Bend is also home to numerous breweries, brew pubs, food truck lots and great restaurants, a foodies delight. Bend is also always rated by various sources as a top place to live and also in the top fastest growing communities in the United States. The area has many events scheduled throughout the year from indoor and outdoor concerts, farmer’s markets to film festivals, offering entertainment for everyone. Recently Oregon State University built a four year college campus here.
Bend enjoys the predominately dry climate of the Great Basin. Sunny days, low humidity, and cool nights provide the most common weather pattern. Bend has the highest average number of sunny days in the state. Clear days average 158 days per year with an additional 105 days that are mostly sunny. Many of the remaining days provide substantial sunshine. Days that are totally cloudy do not often occur. Precipitation is less than 15 inches per year.
The Redmond airport is approximately 20 miles away from this property and has multiple daily direct flights from Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Denver and in June of 2019 Chicago. It is served by Alaska Air, Delta, United/United Express and American Airlines.
As Bend and Deschutes County keep growing the owner of this large forest tract will continue to enjoy a private and secluded land holding adjacent to a very vibrant community. There are very few parcels of this size so close to downtown Bend.
PPL utility needs to be extended and is approximately 2500 feet from the NE corner of the property. Property taxes were based upon the property size of 733 acres before the partition into three parcels and this parcel’s tax account shows the total amount of the taxes. A 30 foot wide road/access easement along the entire Eastern property line adjacent to the existing road(4606) will be recorded on or before closing.
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