The Howell Ranch is located 13 miles east of Ashton, ID and 36 road miles north of Driggs. The property is comprised of 160+ deeded acres completely surrounded by Targhee National Forest, the South West corner of Yellowstone National Park is 6 miles to the East. The ranch exudes the utmost in privacy taking in both sides of its own private valley with Porcupine Creek meandering through the meadow from east to west. Healthy groves of aspen trees dominate the ridge on the north side of the ranch while evergreen trees protect the southern ridge. The ranch is well improved with an owners cabin, bunkhouse and barn. All improvements are in excellent condition and have been well maintained allowing for immediate enjoyment of the ranch.
The Howell Ranch is one of only a few larger private inholdings in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Rare in it’s size and location and unmatched in its degree of privacy and natural setting.
Get To Know Ashton Ranches for sale in Ashton, Idaho
Historically an agricultural community, Ashton has developed into a gateway community for outdoor activities and has become a major fly fishing destination.
Year round amenities include two fly shops, grocery and hardware stores, several restaurants and a snowmobile and ATV dealer. The Railroad Ranch section of the Henry’s Fork River and resort area of Island Park is just a 25-minute drive North on Highway 20.
The thriving college and agricultural community of Rexburg is nearby with the city of Idaho Falls just beyond, providing all desirable conveniences, including major medical facilities and commercial air service. Grand Targhee Ski and Summer Resort is an hour’s drive east, just past the resort town of Driggs. Jackson Hole is an hour and 40-minute drive southeast.