Manzanita Ranch, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, 93.00 Acres

  • House, Timberland, Wildlife Viewing

Presenting the exquisite Manzanita Ranch, an unparalleled oasis nestled approximately 30 miles southeast of the bustling hub of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Priced at $2,100,000, this expansive 93-acre property is a testament to nature's splendor and exclusivity, offering a unique blend of seclusion and accessibility that few can rival.
Manzanita Ranch stands as an epitome of convenience and tranquility, a mere 35-minute drive from the vibrant heart of Albuquerque. While the city's allure beckons, this property is discreetly positioned at the end of a quiet dead-end road, far removed from the hustle of the main highway. Here, serenity reigns, and road noise becomes a distant memory.
Privacy is paramount at Manzanita Ranch, with a promise that no structures will ever encroach upon your haven. Uninterrupted panoramas and serene views are your constant companions, ensuring the peace and solitude you desire.
Venture into the heart of this remarkable land, and you'll discover a high-altitude Ponderosa forest, a rare treasure that is home to an abundance of wildlife. Imagine encountering a bear as it roams the meadow – a testament to the vibrant ecosystem that thrives here. This environment is an extraordinary rarity, and Manzanita Ranch stands as the solitary, expansive haven within this special area.
A hidden jewel within this vast expanse, your private meadow offers a close connection with nature, a place where your dreams can manifest in the privacy of your own ranch.
One of the most coveted features of Manzanita Ranch lies beneath the surface – a dependable underground water source. This invaluable resource is a scarcity in the east mountains, rendering many properties dependent on water deliveries. The assurance of your own subsurface water supply is not only important but also distinguishes the property as a special opportunity.
A comprehensive legal and survey package accompanies Manzanita Ranch, ensuring that every essential document is meticulously prepared and provided to you. As you approach the grand front gate and make your way onto this remarkable property, you'll be greeted by an entrance that befits the exclusivity of Manzanita Ranch.
Beyond the bounds of your own private sanctuary, Albuquerque and its surroundings offer a myriad of recreational opportunities. The historic charm of Old Town, the outdoor adventures of the Sandia Mountains, and the cultural vibrancy of the city are all within reach. Additionally, the enchanting city of Santa Fe lies just a scenic drive away, inviting you to explore its art, history, and culinary delights.
For those seeking to wander further, the surrounding area boasts captivating attractions. Lose yourself in the surreal landscapes of White Sands National Park, immerse in the cultural heritage of the Acoma Pueblo, or embrace the artistic legacy of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum.
Manzanita Ranch is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to claim a truly exceptional piece of land. Its combination of proximity to urban conveniences, unspoiled natural beauty, and invaluable resources sets it apart as a rarity. As you contemplate the chance to make Manzanita Ranch your own, remember that such a sizable, extraordinary property in such close proximity to Albuquerque may never grace the real estate market again. This is a unicorn property – a testament to the extraordinary.

Manzanita Ranch is located approximately 30  miles east of Albuquerque, New Mexico. 
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico - 40 minutes
  • Santa Fe, New Mexico- 1.5 hours
  • Albuquerque International Sunport -  4o minutes
  • Ski Santa Fe - 2 hours
Elevation, Topography, Vegetation
The ranch sits at 7,500 feet with meadows and rolling hills covered in ponderosa pines, alligator juniper, red cedar, and oak.

Water and Power 
The ranch has power to 2 building sites powering the recently refurbished wells. There are 2 good wells on the property to supply water. 

Financial verification required to schedule showing.
All units of measure and maps showing property boundaries are approximate. Buyer to verify to their own satisfaction.
This property is offered by John Hayter Inc, DBA Ranch Marketers. All information provided by Ranch Marketers or their sales representatives in connection with this property was acquired from sources deemed reliable and is believed to be accurate and reliable, however, we do not warrant its accuracy or completeness. Ranch Marketers recommends that every item of importance to the purchaser (i.e. water laws, mineral laws, zoning, land use regulations, state, federal and private permits) be independently verified by the purchaser and/or purchaser’s attorney.

Main Info

  • Street Address : Lot 1 Verga Dr
  • Postal / Zip Code : 87059
  • State / Province : New Mexico
  • County : Bernalillo
  • Closest City : Albuquerque
  • Lot Size Acres : 93.00 Acres
  • Dwelling : No


Tax Year : 2022

Estimated Taxes per year are $150.00


Broker Info

John Hayter has a lifetime of experience in the land and ranch industry as he was born and raised to a long line of pioneering Texas ranchers. John holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Wildlife Management with a minor in Equine Science and is a licensed real estate broker in Texas, New Mexico and Colorado. John began his career managing ranches and wildlife management consulting and after many trips to the Rocky Mountains for ski vacations, he and his family decided to make the mountains their home. John moved his family to Colorado in 2006. At this time, due to his experience in conducting exhaustive land searches, he conceived the idea to combine his experience into a service for land brokers, developers, buyers, and sellers. He researched, developed, built, and launched the first national multiple listing service specific to land – John went on to successfully sell part of and along with 2 additional partners founded Open Fences Magazine, a national luxury rural real estate publication. In addition, in 2018 John, along with his partners and other prominent land brokers, founded and launched the first national Land Broker Co-op. Having been raised on a ranch, it was natural for John to have a deep connection to the land and nature. As a boy, he enjoyed tromping across the mountains, hunting small game and fishing with his grandfather. Later on John became a passionate hunter and fisherman. John has hunted all over the West and taken numerous big game trophies with rifle, muzzleloader and bow from Texas to Alaska. He has numerous web design and development certifications and broad web programming experience and owns and operates his own web development and design companies and has the background, knowledge and experience to provide the highest exposure via web traffic, social media and print media for all his clients: Eagle Scout, National Rifle Association Life Member, Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society (President 2021-2022, Vice President 2020, Board of Directors 2019-2022), Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society Publication Editor (2020-2023), Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society Life Member, North American Hunter Life Member, NRA Legion of Honor, Licensed Private Pilot, Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE), Strathmore's Who's Who, and Cambridge Who's Who Registry Amoung Executives and Professionals

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