This enchanting 35-acre property offers stunning beauty, privacy, improved La Plata River frontage, two ponds, and access to the San Juan National Forest. Breathe in the crisp mountain air from this one-of-a-kind Colorado retreat with incredible views of the La Plata Mountains with peaks over 13,000 ft. high. There is a 2,857 SF 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath custom built mountain contemporary main residence that embodies casual elegance at its best with high-end finishes throughout. Additional amenities include a detached 1,698 SF heated 3-car garage/workshop with a cozy 896 SF 1 bedroom, 1.5 bath guest apartment above, along with a 1,550 SF 3-stall barn with a 1,098 SF 1 bedroom, 1 bath studio apartment above. Recreational attributes include fly fishing on the La Plata River and access to the National Forest where you can enjoy exceptional hiking, horseback riding, biking, hunting, 4-wheeling, cross country skiing, and snowmobiling . There is abundant wildlife, including: elk, mule deer, black bear, turkey and soaring raptors. This ranch has all the most desired qualitieslush meadows, woodlands, river frontage and expansive viewsall within a 25 minute drive to the historic downtown Durango.