Outdoor Oasis in the Heart of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains Sold

  • $140 per month
Un oasis arbolado de 2.54 acres en Costilla County
Outdoor Oasis in the Heart of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains

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Do you want to spend more time in nature? Do you want to own true, raw Colorado mountain land? Then, your search for value, convenience, endless recreation and stunning views ends here! Lakes, streams, beautiful animals and nature wait for you in Forbes Park, outside Fort Garland, CO. Get ready to have the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in your backyard!

This 2.5-acre property is the perfect getaway spot in the Colorado countryside. Forbes Park is a covenant protected community, located in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in Costilla County, Colorado. The park borders the San Isabel National Forest and offers owner access points for adventure, exploration and hunting opportunities. Just a 30 minute drive to the historic town of Fort Garland, the gateway to the San Luis Valley, and about an hour to I-25, this property location is ideal.

You can hunt outside Forbes Park, but the park is like a sanctuary for animals. Species found here include deer, elk, hawks, owls, bobcat, coyote, mountain lion, prairie dogs, black bear, blue grouse, wild turkey and porcupine. There are trouts in the two onsite creeks, and a wide variety of smaller animals such as rabbits, squirrels and chipmunks.

Easily accessible by maintained roads and heavily wooded, the riveting landscape of the mountains engulf this spacious 2.54-acre hideaway, making nature your backyard. Escape to attractive Fort Garland and find yourself camping, mountain-climbing, hiking, fishing, stargazing or bathing in the Colorado sunshine! You can also enjoy the historic Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad, located just two hours away from the property. The San Luis Lakes State Area is one hour away.

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This lot burnt in the 2018 Spring Creek Fire. You would have to clear the parcel anyway before you could build your dream cabin here! The grass is growing again and, after you build, you can replant trees for the next generations to enjoy.

With a small initial investment and low installment payments, you too can have your very own property in Forbes Park! The owner financing price is $140 as down payment, $249 for filing the docs and  monthly payments of $140/month for 72 months.


Assessor’s Parcel Number #: 70118880


Address: 1970 Hilda Ln, Fort Garland, CO 81133
County: Costilla County, Colorado
Subdivsion: Forbes Park
Lot Number: 1970
Legal Description: F.P. UNIT H-1 BLK 105 LOT 1970 CONT. 2.540 AC
T R S: T 30S, R 70W, S 3
Parcel Size (acreage): 2.540 Ac.
GPS Coordinates: 37.4702, -105.2020
GPS Coordinates (4 corners): 37.4701, -105.2028 NW
37.4709, -105.2017 NE
37.4703, -105.2011 SE
37.4696, -105.2022 SW
Google Map Link: https://goo.gl/maps/tFfPvVusZv54egJw8


County Website: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/costillacounty
Assessor Website: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/costillacounty/assessor
Treasurer Website: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/costillacounty/treasurerpublic-trustee
Recorder/Clerk Website: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/costillacounty/costilla-county-clerk-recorder
GIS Website: http://portico.mygisonline.com/html5/?viewer=costillaco.bv1-p1
Phone number for Planning Department: (719) 937-7668 ext. 4
Phone number for Recorder/Clerk Office: (719) 937-7671
Phone number for Tax-Collector Office: (719) 937-7672
Phone number for Assessor’s Office: (719) 937-7670


Annual Property Taxes $96.36


Zoning Link: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/costillacounty/planning-zoning
Access to property: Yes, 1970 Hilda Ln
Road surface/type: Dirt
Who maintains roads? County
Terrain type: Plain
Closest highways: US-160 E and I-25 N
Closest major city: Pueblo, Colorado (95.9 mi; 1hr 49 mins)
Closest small town: Fort Garland, Colorado 81133 (19.0 mi; 35 mins)
Closest gas station: Conoco, 700 4th Ave, Fort Garland, CO 81133 (18.8 mi; 34 mins)
Nearby attractions: Amarok Sailing Charters, 260 Adam Pl, Fort Garland, CO 81133 (10.1 mi; 29 mins)
Walk score: 27/100 Car-Dependent
Bike score: 41/100 Somewhat Bikeable
Transit score: None

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Zoning Estate Residential (ER)
Property use code N/A
What can be built on the property? House Only, No agr, No farm, No business
Time limit to build? One Year and can be renewed after permit
What can you do on/near property? Reside, Nearby: Dirt Activities, Sailing, Hunting
Can you camp on the property? Yes
Notes on camping? 14 days every 3 months
RV’s allowed on the property? Yes
Notes on RV’s 14 days every 3 months
Mobile homes allowed on property? Yes
Notes on mobile homes? Mobile Homes manufactured prior to 1976 are prohibited in unincorporated Costilla County.
Water? No, you have to drill a well or haul a water (Water tank) Ph# 719-589-6683
Sewer or Septic? Septic would have to be installed
Electrical? Solar, or you can contact Excell Energy (800-895-4999)
Gas? There is no natural gas, can use propane
Waste? There is a company GT Trash services who will provide trash pick up service
Is property part of an HOA Yes
Is so how much are the dues? $235 / Year
Any deed restrictions? There is a fee of $0.75 / copy to get a deed.


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$140 down payment

$249 doc fee

$140 a month for 72 months


No liens or encumbrances on the property

No credit or background checks

No interests

No lengthy processes

Pay with credit card, debit card or money order

Owning land has never been so easy!

All our properties come with a 90-day money back guarantee (minus the doc fee). If you decide you don’t want it, you get your money back. No questions asked! Or you trade it for any other property available in our portfolio. So what do you think, huh?

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You will appreciate the serene and gorgeous scenery that Forbes Park has to offer. The outstanding lots inside the community are home to some of the most attractive views in the area. This 2.54 acre beauty is a great investment for the future and won’t last long! Call now!

$140 per month
1970 Hilda Ln
Fort Garland, Colorado 81133
Lot Size:
2.35 acres
For Sale
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