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Diamond K Ranch – $2,300,000 – Roberts, MT

SOLD! Diamond K Ranch on Red Lodge Creek: 1,264 Acres +- with a private grazing lease (6 months – 250 AUMs) within trailing distance from the Diamond K. The Diamond K is a very productive & diversified property. The two homes and cattle barn overlook Red Lodge Creek that meanders through the south portion of the ranch providing irrigation water along with great fishing. Grove Creek runs through the north side of the property providing hay meadows and the improved pasture with live water for the livestock. The Diamond K is located near Roberts, MT, just east of the Cooney Reservoir with fantastic views of the Beartooth Mountains. (1) Great opportunity to purchase all 1,264 acres with the added private lease for $2,300,000 or (2) The south half of the ranch, 624 acres +- with Red Lodge Creek & improvements for $1,500,000.

Diamond K Ranch


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141 Shane Ridge Road
Roberts, Montana 59070: $2,300,000

LOCATION: The Diamond K Ranch is located between Billings and Red Lodge, Montana, in the small community of Roberts, Montana.

ACCESS: The ranch can be accessed from either Shane Ridge Road, a well maintained county road or from Cooney Dam Road, a paved road.

AREA FEATURES: The ranch is only 40 miles southwest of Billings, Montana, Montana’s major city with superior air service, restaurants, shopping, and medical.

Red Lodge, Montana, is a few minutes to the southwest of the ranch. Red Lodge is nestled under the Beartooth Mountain Range and is the home of the Red Lodge Mountain Ski Resort. Providing year round recreational opportunities. Continuing on past Red Lodge is the scenic Beartooth Highway and the northeast gateway to Yellowstone National Park.

Just up Red Lodge Creek, which runs through the ranch, is Cooney Reservoir with fantastic water recreation and it provides insurance of irrigation water.

ELEVATION:: Ranges from 4,000 – 4,400 feet.

CLIMATE:: The Diamond K Ranch is in the temperate climate for Montana. Minimal snowfall with the Chinook Belt. Annual rainfall is between 14 – 16 inches.

WATER: The ranch has Red Lodge Creek that winds and turns through the south end of the ranch providing irrigation water to 40 acres as well as livestock water.

Grove Creek meanders through the north end of the ranch providing livestock water.

– Year round spring with great production on the north side of Shane Ridge.
– 1 well on the northside – 15 gpm generator power.
– 1 well for the house – 4-6 gallons
– 1 well at the barn – 30 gallons
– Small reservoir on the north side

– 1,120 sq. ft. home with 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths
– Corrals
– Cattle barn in the works

ACREAGE: 1,264 Acres with a mixture of the following: creek bottom, irrigated ground, improved pasture, juniper, and coulee.

WILDLIFE: Mule deer, whitetail deer, pheasants, sharptail, huns, geese, and trout.


TAXES: $1,964.46 for 2013.

TERMS: Cash to seller.

PRICE: $2,300,000.00

BROKER COMMENTS: Hard to find a ranch that has a mixture of agriculture and recreational value with plenty of strong grasses and improved pastures that make a good grazing and hay base. Red Lodge Creek provides the controlled irrigation water and excellent trout fishing. From the wildlife, fishing, and waterfowl, the ranch is a few miles from Cooney Reservoir and minutes from Red Lodge Mountain Ski Resort. Make the Diamond K Ranch the place to build your Montana home and the next place to hang your hat.

Scott Grosskopf 406-861-4558 | LD