Location. This is a choice hunting property, located in the beautiful Deep Creek Valley of northeastern McCulloch County. It is within a mile of the village of Mercury, with paved frontage on FM 502, which is very lightly traveled. It is about 2.5 hours southwest of Ft. Worth, and about 3 hours east of Midland.
Terrain. The terrain is a major feature of the property. It has a prominent hill with over 130 feet of elevation change. There are great views of peaceful countryside and green tree-covered hills. A great place for a home, or your deer blinds. Almost all the acreage is heavily wooded. Tree species include live oak, cedar, mesquite, ephedra and other native browse species.
Water. Four stock tanks or ponds are around the base of the hill. Some appear to have good water retention. With brush and trees around each one, they are wildlife magnets. In addition, it has a good water well. It’s a 12 gpm well, equipped with a new solar pump.
Wildlife. This area has abundant whitetail deer and feral hogs. Other wildlife species include dove, turkeys, and fur-bearing species.
Comments. This one has ingredients most hunters desire in their own ranch, including topography, surface water, good brush, drinking water and power on the property. Additional acreage with a house may be available also.