Nestled in the hills and hollows of Southern Indiana’s Hoosier National Forest, you’ll find this award winning managed timber property that offers an incredible investment opportunity and unparalleled seclusion and tranquility while being perfectly situated to take advantage of the area's many attractions. Behind gated entry and over ½ mile within the property, this secure hilltop retreat features a fully functional, well-built 1200sq ft cabin made entirely with lumber from the grounds. Three additional bunkhouses; built in 2015, are connected with a great outdoor covered dining area and covered porch complete with swings and rockers. Although this property has many uses and could be taken in a number of directions; at its core, it has really been a managed timber property. The current owners have worked tirelessly to properly manage the timber; being recognized and awarded with the Charles Deam Forest Stewardship award for their custodial and conservation efforts. At this point, the current timber stand is quite valuable and could provide immediate equity if select harvested. Professionals tell us this timber stand is in great shape with current growth measurements reflecting an averaging 17% growth per year! When compared to traditional investments, this property represents a safer, more consistent rate of return. In 2005 the property received the prestigious state-wide Pioneer award for its access road system and fire control measures. Incredible trail riding can be found leading in all directions from the cabin and extending for miles across the property. Without a doubt, one of the coolest features on this property is the cave system. These impressive dynamic caves are home to limestone stalactites, spotted cave salamanders and various troglobites like albino crawfish; offering a unique and incredible exploration experience. Regardless of your intended use or interest, If you appreciate the sights, sounds and smells of the natural world and wish to reconnect with your role in it, there’s no doubt you’re going to fall in love with this property. With something for everyone, we truly considered it to be a legacy property. It offers an incredible level of seclusion, beautifully rugged landscapes, towering old growth timber, expansive vistas, geological wonders, a plethora of game and wildlife species, and comfortable amenities that will leave you begging to return or possibly refusing to leave.
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