Bend, OR (PRWEB) June 15, 2008
Roland White, Broker, Licensed in the State of Oregon with Cushman Tebbs Sotheby's International Realty reports on the Historic 96 RANCH with its long history as one of the oldest working cattle, recreational hunting ranches in Oregon established in the early 1870's by Thomas Jefferson Logan.
The 96 RANCH located in southern Crook County in the High Desert of Central Oregon was established in the early 1870's by Thomas Jefferson Logan as referenced by the Crook County Historical Society. The area is also known as Logan Butte, which was named by Tom Logan when he settled there with his family and son, who was only six years old at the time.
He was later succeeded by his brother, Samuel Logan, who continued the ranch operation and later sold the property to Dominic Verges, who later sold the ranch to Bill Brown near Buck Creek. The 96 RANCH for some time was known as the second largest ranch in Oregon next to the Q Ranch, which adjoins the property. The 96 Ranch retains its original name as this was the Brand established by Thomas Jefferson Logan.
The 96 Ranch now controls 20,525+ total acres of which 3,525+ acres are deeded with 7,000 acres of surrounding BLM land that total 10,525+ contiguous acres. There is an additional 10,000 acres of leased land from the USFS in the Mowry Unit. The ranch owns a portion of Logan
Butte and contains some landlocked BLM parcels that have geological fossil beds that have been investigated by renown geologists from around the world.
Currently, the 96 Ranch is a working cattle ranch that manages 450+ cow calf pairs in a year around cattle operation. There are 500+ acres of hay crops, 300+ acres irrigated by pivot and wheel lines, and 200+ acres that are dry land farmed.
The 96 ranch offers additional recreational possibilities with Owners Preference Tags for trophy Elk, Deer, Mountain Lion, Cougar and Bob Cat. Additional activities include horse back riding on 1000's of BLM acres as is camping, fossil hunting, bird watching, ATV and nature/hiking activities.
The property features a 3,000+ s/f owners home built in 2006, three ranch dwellings, numerous outbuilding corrals, loading chutes, staging areas and includes wheel and pivot lines. The 10,525+ contiguous acres are perimeter and cross fenced for easy herd management.
The 96 Ranch is offered for Sale for $4,995,000 with Roland White, Listing Broker, Cushman Tebbs Sotheby's International Realty in Bend Oregon. For a Virtual Tour, please visit our website at:
For more information, please contact:
Roland White, Broker
Cushman Tebbs Sotheby's International Realty
650 SW Bond Street
Bend, OR 97702
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