Acreage site and recreational land opportunity adjoining the always impressive Des Moines River Valley and located just northwest of Saylorville Lake and the Des Moines, Iowa Metro Area. This 39.31 acre property has endless possibilities to be utilized whether you want to chase whitetails and scare up a rafter of turkeys, take your canoe/kayak/boat to “Old Hubby Bridge” access or one of the many nearby river access points, bike along the High Trestle Bike Trail between Woodward and Madrid, or an acreage/homesite to enjoy the view of the large old oak trees and basswoods that dominate the river banks overlooking the River Valley. (See Attached Des Moines River Water Trail Information)
More specifically, this property is located 10 minutes northwest of the Des Moines Metro and just southeast of Woodward, Iowa and north of Granger, Iowa. There are currently 25 FSA tillable acres with a CSR2 rating of 73.7. The farmland is leased for the 2020 farm year. Other improvements include electric service through Guthrie County REC and Xenia Rural Water located along the south boundary of the property along 145th Lane.
This property is also being offered in a variety of other parcel sizes that would make for larger recreational tracts or smaller acreage/building sites. The additional property options include acre amounts of 140.25 Acres (Listing #14922), 73.5 Acres (Listing #14923), 66.75 Acres (Listing #14924), and 27.44 Acres (Listing #14925). See attached illustration showing the different parcel options.
Long legal description on file. Exact legal description to be taken from abstract.
Directions from the Des Moines Metro: Take the Iowa Highway 141 W exit (Exit 127) toward Urbandale/Grimes, continue for about 16 miles, turn right (east) onto 150th Street for 2.4 miles, turn left (north) onto R30/Bittersweet Road for 0.5 miles, and turn right (east) onto 145th Lane for 0.5 miles and the property is the north side of the road. Look for Peoples Company signs.
From Woodward, Iowa: Travel east out of Woodward on 130th Street for 1.5 miles before merging right (south) onto Bittersweet Road. Continue south on Bittersweet Road for 2 miles until reaching 145th Lane. Turn left (west) on 145th Lane for 0.5 miles and the farm will be on the north side of the road. Look for Peoples Company signs.
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