New Virginia, IA

1647 Highway G76
New Virginia, IA 50210

147.61 Acres M/L

Listing #16390



Peoples Company is pleased to present the Bison Ranch in Warren County, Iowa. Located just off the New Virginia exit of Interstate 35, this working ranch and successful Airbnb lodge offer a unique opportunity for equine and/or livestock enthusiasts as well as the creative entrepreneur interested in a vacation and recreational rental. Call it an investment or call it home, this property is limited only by your creativity and imagination.

Beginning with the land, the ranch totals 147.61 acres m/l with an excellent combination of improved pasture and mature timber. Approximately 86 acres of open pasture with good exterior and interior fencing provide exceptional rotational grazing and includes a load out and sorting area. Remaining acres provide recreational activities with mature solid timber loaded with wildlife of all kinds. The Bison Ranch operation is currently raising grass-fed bison on the property. Bison can be purchased separately if desired.

Built in 2019, the barndominium style lodge is perfect for your new residence or weekend getaway. With a humble exterior, visitors will be blown away by the elegant high end finishes including white pine interior walls and trim, granite countertops, and hardwood flooring to name a few. The living area has two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, a kitchen, and living room. The living area also has a loft with bunk beds that works great for hosting guests. The lodge is currently being operated as a very successful Airbnb. The barndominium also has a 50'x50' garage to store your equipment.

The Bison Ranch is located on hard surface roads, less than a 0.5 miles east of Interstate 35 and only 20 minutes from the Des Moines Metro.

Legal Description

147.61 acres in Section 30, Township 74N, Range 25W of 5th P.M. Warren County, Iowa. Exact legal description to be taken from Abstract.

  • MLS Number: 659472
  • Parcel Number: 27000300863, 27000300870, 27000300771, 27000300681, 27000300846, 27000300621, 27000300480, 27000300420, 27000300441 (Seller owns parcel 27000300864 but it is not included in the listing)
  • School District: Interstate 35 Community School District
  • General Area: West of New Virginia
  • Net Taxes: $6,176.00
  • Possession: At Closing
  • Terms: Cash, Conventional


From New Virginia, Iowa: Travel west out of New Virginia on G76 for 2.5 miles. The farm is located on the north side of G76. Look for Peoples Company sign.

From the intersection of Mills Civic Parkway & Interstate 35 in West Des Moines, head south on Interstate-35 for 27 miles. Take exit 43 – G76 and head east on G76 for a quarter mile. The farm is located on the north side of G76. Look for Peoples Company sign.

  • Zoning: Agriculture
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Year Built: 2019
  • Driveway: Gravel


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