Costilla County, Colorado - The Highlands - Whiskey Pass Rd Tract 23 (5.1 acres)

Costilla County, Colorado - The Highlands - Whiskey Pass Rd Tract 23 (5.1 acres)

SKU: Tract 23

- County: Costilla county, Colorado

- Subdivision: The Highlands 

- Address: Whiskey Pass Rd Tract 23, Chama 81152





4 Corners Coordinates -

When facing the property from Whiskey Pass Road (also pictured above):

Back Left Corner of Lot: 37.1819° N, 105.3324° W

Back Right Corner of lot: 37.1816° N, 105.3315° W

Front Left Corner of lot : 37.1797° N, 105.3334° W

Front Right Corner of Lot: 37.1802° N, 105.3319° W

- Legal Description: THE HIGHLANDS UNIT 1-A TRACT 23


- Road Access: Dirt Road Access

- Lot Size: 5.1 acres


- Elevation:  Approx 8,200 ft

- Annual Taxes: $82.40

- HOA: None

- Utilities: (None Connected) Power: Access 600 ft from property

                                                 Water: Well or alternative system

                                                 Sewer: Septic or alternative system

                                                 Phone: Mobile or Satellite or Alternative 

- Zoning: Vacant/Residential

- Building Allowed: Must be a minimum of 600 square feet, please call the Planning and Zoning Department for more details on permitting and regulations (719) 937-7668

- Camping Allowed: Allowed 21 days at a time then you must vacate for 24 hours before you can stay another 21 days, or you can apply for a long term camping permit which allows 60 days at a time and can be renewed 3 times per year.


Nearby Towns/Cities & Attractions Distance Information:

Chama - 3 miles

San Luis - 7 miles

Fort Garland - 18 miles

Blanca - 28 miles

Alamosa - 48 miles

Sanchez Reservoir - 9 miles

Mountain Home Reservoir - 24 miles

Smith Reservoir - 26 Miles

Great Sand Dunes National Park and Reserve - 52 miles

New Mexico Border - 25 miles

Sante Fe New Mexico - 2 hours 45 minutes

Denver - 3 hours 45 minutes

Colorado Springs - 2 hours 40 minutes


About the property: 

How would you like to own land at the base of The Culebra Mountain Range AND surrounded by 80,000 acres of Cielo Vista Ranch Land? Whiskey Pass Road Tract 23 in Chama, Southern Colorado can offer both!


Whiskey Pass Road Tract 23 is 5.1 acres off County Road L.7 (also known as Whiskey Pass Road) in Costilla County, Colorado. The property sits at an approximate elevation of 8,200 feet off the well-maintained county road, allowing for year-round accessibility. The 5-acre lot is flat offering many locations ideal for building, camping or RV parking. Power hookup is approximately 600 feet away.


Head East on Whiskey Pass Road and you will find The Culebra Range which is a subrange within the Sangre De Cristo Mountains in Southern Colorado. The Culebra Range has amazing peaks including Trinchera Peak, Cuatro Peak, Culebra Peak and Purgatoire Peak. Views of the peaks making up the Culebra Range can also be seen from your property when looking east! Just across Whiskey Pass Road from the property you will find part of the 30-mile-long Culebra Creek which is known in the area for fly fishing. Head west on the county road through the quiant town of Chama then up County Road P.6 and find yourself in the first town established in Colorado, San Luis. Historical San Luis not only offers a country store for basic necessities, but the Spanish town layout retains the texture of the historical and cultural influences which shaped the early communities of Southern Colorado.


Whiskey Pass Road Tract 23 is located within the 80,000 acres that makes up Cielo Vista Ranch Land. The massive privately owned Cielo Vista Ranch offers endless activities for the outdoor enthusiast. Avid hunter? Cielo Vista Ranch hosts guided Elk hunting excursions which generates repeat hunting clients yearly. The Cielo Vista Ranch also offers guided excursions for hikers looking for a hiking experience such as a climb 14,047 feet to the highest summit of the Culebra Range, Culebra Peak. There are many paths to choose from and some may take you through small streams and across ridges where an occasional elk, mule deer, or bighorn sheep can be seen as well as many other types of wildlife. The fishing in the mountain streams and creeks of Cielo Vista Ranch can't be beat. The guided fishing tours offered by the Cielo Vista Ranch will take you to El Poso Creek, South Vallejos Creek, San Francisco Creek and The Cuelebra where you will find Brown and Cutbow Trout ranging from 8"-18".  For more information on the various fishing, hiking and hunting guided excursions offered please visit the Cielo Vista Ranch website and reach out direct.  


These 5.1 acres on Whiskey Pass Road Tract 23 are not only ideal for building your dream home, accessing for a summer getaway but with the outdoor activities and rich Southern Colorado history that surrounds the area you can enjoy all that southern Colorado has to offer right from your property!


Make a site visit today to see for yourself!

  • Payment Options

    Life Long Land accepts payment via wire, check or debit/credit cards (3% processing fee is added to all card payments).

  • Doc & Closing Fees

    $245 due on day of closing

  • Financing Options



    Short Term Financing: $8,000
    - If paid off within 6 months you get free financing (same as cash discount price)
    - Down Payment: $2000
    - Monthly Payment: $1,000 for 6 months

    24 Month Term: $9,200
    - Down Payment: $1,000
    - Monthly Payment: $341.66

    36 Month Term: $10,400
    - Down Payment: $1,000
    - Monthly Payment: $261.11


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