Jackknife Creek Ranch is a recreational paradise. An exclusive, rare offering featuring the Salt River, it is a private wildlife refuge to call your own. Build a dream home on one of many secluded home sites all offering generous river, pastoral and mountain vistas. Excellent fishing for trophy brown and cutthroat trout, as well as a prime waterfowl habitat.
Comprised of 260 acres, 1.5 miles of Salt River onsite, a 1,900 ft. spring creek fishery & expansive open space.This property will appeal to a recreational buyer interested in a fishing, hunting or equestrian oriented family ranch just 45 minutes from Jackson Hole. A conservation easement currently exists on the ranch, protecting its natural resources, assuring no further development..
The property has been fully platted for a nine unit cluster subdivision, plus an adjacent 40 acre parcel which would support one residence. Two homes exist on the ranch, a beautifully remodeled 2,460 sq.ft. home and a smaller caretaker’s cabin.
The ranch lies alongside the Idaho border beneath the picturesque Caribou Mountain range, just 45 minutes south of Jackson Hole and only 15 minutes from the Palisades Reservoir, headwaters of the famous South Fork of the Snake River. Jet capable general aviation airports are available in Afton (20 minutes to the south) as well as the Alpine Airport (10 minutes to the north). A grass landing strip is adjacent, accessible with neighbors permission.The ranch is within easy driving distance to a multitude of world-famous fly fishing waters including the South Fork, North Fork and Henry’s Fork of the Snake River, the Warm River, the Fall River, the Teton River, the Green River, the Hoback River and the nearby Greys River, perhaps the most scenic and favorite fishery amongst those who live in the area.