Quail Springs Ranch is a 1,230± acre scenic Sand Hills ranch located in Woodward County, Oklahoma. The ranch is located approximately 120 miles northwest of Oklahoma City in Woodward County, an area known for its outstanding deer and quail hunting. Two miles of North Canadian River frontage provides exceptional fishing and water for wildlife. There is an updated five-bedroom, five-bath lodge located with a 3± acre lake behind it. The lodge has granite countertops, top-end appliances, and stunning views of the lake. The property is accessed via County Road 2220 or by small aircraft on a 3,700± foot private grass runway. Just north of the house lies a 3,200 square foot insulated shop with an office and a bathroom. There is a shaded four compartment dog kennel to accommodate bird dogs. The 3,700 foot grass runway is high-fenced on both sides and is located next to the lodge. The ranch has 75± acres of tillable land for grazing animals or wildlife food plots. The range has been managed with conservation in mind, so extensive work has been done to control Cedar and other invasive plants. There is one older set of cattle pens on the south side to accommodate cattle, and the fences are in excellent condition. The typical stocking rate for the area is one AU per 25 acres. Overall, this is a turn key ranch with extremely nice improvements that is ready for the next owner to enjoy.
Just the Facts
· 1,230± acres total
· 75± acres of tillable land
· 2.4 miles of North Canadian River frontage
· 3,700 foot grass landing strip
· Exceptional five-bedroom, five-bath lodge with screened in porch
· 3± acre stocked lake behind lodge
· 3,200 square foot insulated barn with office and bathroom
· Excellent managed rangeland
· Abundant wildlife
· Excellent deer, quail, and turkey habitat
· Excellent fishing in lake, ponds, and the North Canadian River
Quail Springs Ranch is a combination of excellent grazing land, productive cropland, and tree-covered dunes that flatten out as you travel toward the North Canadian River. The ranch has an abundance of natural clear water with 2.4 miles of north Canadian River frontage and a nice 3± acre lake by the lodge. There are three additional ponds and a water well at the headquarters that services two water troughs for wildlife and cattle. Live water sources make this a good year round cattle ranch with plenty of cover for the winters. Typical stocking rates in the area are 1 AU per 25 acres depending on management practices and brush cover. The ranch is cross fenced into three different pastures and there is an older set of pens located on the south side of the ranch. The distinct diversity of the ranch allows for income streams from cattle grazing, farming, and commercial hunting.
In this broker’s opinion, the Quail Springs Ranch is one of the finest ranches in Northwestern Oklahoma. It comes with part-time management already in place. It has balance, diversity, and is located in dependable grass country with lots of clear water. For anyone interested in buying an excellent grazing and hunting ranch, this could be the opportunity of a lifetime. This is a turnkey highly improved and maintained ranch that will appeal to any hunter, fisherman, or outdoorsman. There is plenty of room for friends and family at the lodge and this is an ideal ranch for creating lifelong memories. Quail Springs is a great investment that is ready for the next owner to enjoy.
Learn about the locale
The ranch is located approximately 120 miles northwest of Oklahoma City and 190 miles northeast of Amarillo, TX. The ranch is in the southeast corner of Woodward County and is easily accessed from U.S. HWY 183 southeast of Woodward. From U.S. HWY 183, head east on E0540 Road for 4.7 miles, then turn north on N2230 Road and drive approximately 2.1 miles, then turn west on E0520 Road and travel 1.3 miles to the ranch gate on the west side of the road. The ranch has only one entryway off the county road which helps ensure privacy for the future owner. The ranch can be accessed via private aircraft from the 3,700 foot grass airstrip located next to the lodge. There is a jet-capable airport approximately 30 miles from the ranch in Woodward with a 5,000 foot runway. Daily commercial flight service is available in Oklahoma City.
Quail Springs Ranch is located in the central portion of the Western Sand Dune Belts. This area is known for its scattered hills, low mountains, and sand dunes. The sandy areas are covered in native tall grasses such as Big and Little Bluestem, Indian grass, Giant Sandreed, and Switchgrass. Common woody species are Sumac, Sand Plum, Chittamwood, and Cottonwood trees. Woodward has an average rainfall of 25” and a growing season of 190 days. These rolling sand dunes provide ideal cover and the area is known for its clear water. With productive river-bottom land and the natural topography, it is easy to see why this area is known for trophy whitetail deer.
The average high temperature in January is 42 degrees and the average high temperature in July is 94 degrees. Average annual precipitation is 25 inches. The ranch averages around 190 frost-free days yearly.
Learn more about the property
Acreage (Deeded & Leased)
Acres used for Grazing: 1,155± acres
Tillable Acres: 75± acres
Deeded Acres: 1,230±
Total Acres: 1,230±
* All acreages are approximations.
In the center of the ranch sits a beautifully remodeled 4,000 square foot lodge containing five bedrooms and five bathrooms. The lodge has granite countertops, high-end appliances, and four ensuite bathrooms to ensure guest privacy. The house has an open concept living area with stunning views of the 3± acre lake out back. There is a screened in porch in the back with an outdoor fireplace by the lake. Next to the lodge is a 40 foot by 80 foot, 3,200 square foot insulated shop. The shop has a concrete floor, small office, and a bathroom. A four compartment chain linked kennel is attached to the north side with a washable concrete floor to accommodate bird dogs. One older set of pens is located on the south side of the ranch and there is an overhead feed bin by the shop for bulk feed. Cattle guards are installed all over the ranch to help access pastures and the fences are in excellent shape.
The mineral rights were reserved by a previous owner, therefore the ranch is sold as surface only.
Property taxes are approximately $3,306 based upon past years.
Learn about the recreational amenities
Quail Springs Ranch is a recreational paradise with exceptional fishing, hunting, and beautiful views. Woodward County is an area known for producing large deer annually. The ranch has a long history of deer and quail management and has implemented proper harvest guidelines and a top-notch supplemental feeding program. Three foods plots encompassing 75± acres are strategically placed throughout the ranch to improve wildlife quality and distribution. The current owners utilize fifteen 350 lb. quail feeders, six 350 lb. protein feeders, and two one-ton feeders to help attract desired species. Other wildlife species include turkey, coyote, bobcats, dove, ducks, and feral hogs.