Private Wilderness Acreage with Heritage Home in the breathtaking Nicola Valley.
11165 Hwy 97,
Nestled in the forested hills of the Nicola Valley near Merritt, BC lies the incredibly beautiful acreage known as The APL Ranch.
Accessible by a private road that offers unlimited access to forests, lakes, streams and abundant wildlife.
The homestead site settles on 269 acres, registered on two property titles. World class fishing, hunting and outdoor recreation are right out the front door of the lovely two bedroom, one bathroom, heritage home. With recent updates the spacious living and dining room compliment the kitchen and there are dedicated laundry and storage rooms. The large outdoor patio offers space to enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding wilderness.
Guichon Creek winds through the property offering a year-round running water source for livestock, wildlife and birds. The property boasts an abundance of mature forest, a reservoir on gravel and a water license for Guichon Creek. The large 26’ by 38’ Shop, has lots of room for farm and recreational toys.
The property is partially fenced and has many potential options for future business opportunities. Keep it as your own private wilderness homesite, or recreate the property for tourism, as the main infrastructure is in place for further development of a Hunting or Fishing Lodge, Guest Ranch or Air B&B.
This large rural acreage already has all the critical elements needed to perfect as it is or be further developed into a world class wilderness destination.
Property is not in the ALR
Services available are Phone, Hydro, Cellular Range, Septic, and a 158’ Drilled Well.
Property access directions:
From Merritt, you turn into Hwy 97c towards Logan Lake. After 15 minutes or so, around a sharp curve, and a few more km more, passing several small properties. At the house number 11165, take the driveway to your left towards APL Ranch.