Jun 08

Colorado Springs CO Wolf Ranch Real Estate

Wolf Ranch is a 1,982-acre, master-planned community located in the northeastern section of Colorado Springs, Colorado real estate.  Phased in over a 20-year period, the affordably priced real estate in Colorado Springs CO includes 8,000 homes in its well-designed neighborhoods.  The western urban community includes pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods and lovely, tree-lined boulevards with roundabouts and panoramic views of Pike’s Peak and the Front Range from every vantage.

Yet, Wolf Ranch homes in Colorado Springs are only minutes from Interstate 25 and easy commuting to employment, service, sports, recreational, and shopping venues.  Award-winning schools and other popular Colorado Springs’ subdivisions, such as Briargate, Pine Creek, and Black Forest, are associated with Wolf Ranch.

The Wolf Ranch master plan preserves and enhances Colorado Springs’ natural resources and terrain, including her spectacular views of Pikes Peak, her underground springs, and lush wetlands.  Recreational options abound.  In the center of these Colorado Springs’ neighborhoods, a 14-acre lake will open up to 300 acres of open space and 10 miles of hiking, biking, and walking trails.  The park in the Westcreek neighborhood includes playground equipment, picnic tables, seating, and an in-line roller hockey and basketball court.  The Gateway Park neighborhood features a small pond, waterfall, and an entertainment-and-picnic pavilion for community gatherings.  An outdoor swimming pool, water Splash Park, and clubhouse opened in August 2007 and, as the community develops, more open spaces, parks, and centers will be added.

The golf courses at Springs Ranch, Pine Creek, Antler’s Club, and Flying Horse are only ten minutes away and Cottonwood Creek Park offers trails, a dog park, baseball and soccer fields, an outdoor hockey court, basketball, and swimming.  An equestrian facility and the Briargate YMCA are other exciting facilities.

Within five to ten minutes, residents find a long list of big box stores, grocers, restaurants, theaters.  The Chapel Hills Shopping Mall and the Promenade Shops at Briargate are nearby.  And, the international airport is just 20 minutes away.  Peterson Air Force Base, Schriever Air Force Base, and the Space Command Center—along with several industrial facilities and business centers, numerous national and international corporations, and Denver businesses—offer diverse employment options for area residents.

Academy School District 20 is a choice school district that operates neighborhood schools, charter schools, private academies, and offers specialized studies.  Students in Wolf Ranch attend Ranch Creek Elementary, Timberview Middle School, Liberty High School, and The Classical Academy.

A diverse collection of favorite home styles are available in the neighborhoods beginning with Westcreek, the first neighborhood to sell out.  Other neighborhoods include The Villages, Parkwood’s single-family homes, and The Overlook at Wolf Ranch, a row-townhome neighborhood.  Thirty floor plans are available, starting in the $260s to the $380s.  Townhomes are available starting in the $220s.

To drive by Wolf Ranch from I-25, take Exit #149 at Woodmen Road.  Go east to Powers Boulevard and turn left.  Take Research Parkway to Wolf Ranch.