Bear Creek Timber Ranch is located in Northeast Oregon, approximately 2± miles south of Wallowa, and 14± miles Northwest of Enterprise, which is the largest city in Wallowa County. LaGrande, OR which is approximately 55± miles west, is the closest commercial hub in the area. Wallowa County is considered to be the home to Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, which also is Wallowa Lake and the Eagle Cap Wilderness Area. Hells Canyon is one of “Oregon’s 7 Wonders” and it offers excellent opportunities for hiking, camping, horseback riding, white water rafting, and it is a truly beautiful place to get away from it all!
Bear Creek Timber Ranch consists of 1,198.55± acres of timbered slopes and mountain meadows. Bear Creek traverses the property for about 1± mile. Conveniently, this ranch is fully fenced and cross-fenced. This property is subject to a grazing lease that expires on 12/31/2025. There are 1,038.55± acres zoned Timber/Grazing, and 160± acres that are zoned Timber/Commercial. While a timber cruise has not been performed recently, marketable timber has been estimated at 3,000± MBF on 721 GIS mapped acres. Additionally, the property could yield 4 home sites (240 acres minimum lot size) on the portion zoned Timber/Grazing.
The property is located in MinamHunting Unit 60, with excellent deer, elk, and other big game hunting on this beautiful property. Also, it is eligible for Land Owner Preference hunting tags. Bear Creek, which runs through the property offers great trout fishing. There are also many other rivers and lakes nearby that provide great fishing and other recreation. The Wallowa valley serves as a gateway to the Eagle Cap Wilderness and the Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. Outdoor recreation opportunities are endless.