Economic Lot in Forbes Park, Land For Sale Fort Garland

Fort Garland, Colorado (Costilla County)  

Price: $6,999


Property Description: 

Get Ready for the Adventure of a Lifetime- This 1.28 Acre lot for Sale in the subdivision of Forbes Park.
Time spent with family is time well-spent, so get ready for an unforgettable family adventure in beautiful Colorado! This property is the perfect place to build your home while you’re exploring all that this beautiful state has to offer. The Great Sand Dunes National Park is a must-see, with its towering hills and stunning views just an hour away.
Spend the day hiking through wildflowers or
plan a family camp out under the stars in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Don’t forget to road trip along Los Caminos Antiguos Scenic and Historic Byway, which follows the scenic route right through the nearby towns of Fort Garland and San Luis. From biking and hiking to skiing and snowshoeing, there’s something for every member of the family. It’s the perfect place to create lifelong memories that your family will love!

  • FAQ’s:
  • Where are some good places to hike?
There are several trails that begin in Forbes Park and lead to great views in the San Isabel National Forest.  The most popular starting point is at the intersection of Elicker and Grojean. You can proceed through the unlocked personnel gate and follow the trail into Bonnett Park. You will find several trails to follow that lead out of Bonnett Park. On most Tuesdays a group of Forbes Park residents hike trails in the area. Watch for bulletins posted at the front gate and at the Forbes Park Center. These hikes are open to anyone.
  • Are there any fish in the lakes, ponds, or streams in Forbes Park?
The water sources in the Park are very shallow and freeze during the winter. Fish are not abundant. The streams do flow freely all year round. Some fish, mostly Brookies (Brout Trout) can be found in the streams.
  • Is hunting allowed in the Park?
Hunting is not allowed in the Park. Landowners do own land and/or homes in the Park because of the ease of assessing to legal hunting areas. Parts of the Park’s boundary are adjacent to a National Forest and some BLM. Hunting is allowed in these areas with the appropriate Colorado license. See the Colorado Parks & Wildlife website for information.

Locations and distances from the property:

La Veta Pass-Uptop Historic District: 17.9 Miles – 31mins
Mountain Home Reservoir: 20.9 Miles – 33mins
La Veta: 32.4 Miles – 43mins
Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve: 44.4 Miles – 53mins
Lathrop State Park: 43 Miles – 52mins
Colorado Gators Reptile Park: 58.8 Miles – 1hr 8mins
Cuchara Mountain Park: 46.8Miles – 1hr 6mins
San Luis: 33.8 Miles – 42mins
Fort Garland: 18.4 Miles – 28mins
Alamosa: 43.1 Miles – 55mins
Pueblo: 93 Miles – 1hr 35mins
Denver: 208 Miles – 3hrs 40mins


Cash Price: $6,999

Owner Financing Options: 

These include all interest, all closing costs, all loan servicing fees, we also pay the property taxes & yearly association fee while the property is being financed!
41 payments of $306.22 a month with a down payment of $945
77 payments of $204.64 a month with a down payment of $743

Owner Finance Terms: 

$250 Doc Fee.
Up to 77 months
No Prepayment Penalty.
*Bad Credit, No Credit, No Problem. No Credit Check~

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City: Fort Garland

State: Colorado

County: Costilla

General Elevation: 9255 ft

Acres: 1.28

APN: 70112460

Legal Description: Lot 1331, Block 67, Forbes Park, Unit F-1

Subdivision: Forbes Park

Deed Conveyance: Warranty Deed

Title: Clear & Free

Closing / Doc Fees: $250


37.4902,-105.1982 <<Clickable Google Map Link


GPS Coordinates: 



Home Owner Association (HOA) / Property Owner Association (POA):

Yes, The fees are due in October each year and are currently $290.00 yearly (covers year round road maintenance, trash site & community center)


Zoning: Residential

Camping: Is allowed, with permit from the association; which allows for 21 days of camping, unless you are actively building which would allow a permit to be issued for 12 months.

Power: Nearby, San Isabel Electric is the provider. Their # 719-547-2160

Water: Alternative (Well, Water Tank, Rainwater Catcher)

Sewer: Septic

Roads: Dirt

Time Limit To Build: None

Tax Amount: $79.44 yearly

Type of Terrain : Level

County Contact Information: 

For land use, call Costilla County Planning & Zoning Dept at 719-937-7668 For land ownership verification call the Costilla County Assessor at 719-937-7670 Link: Costilla County Planning and Zoning Department Residential Development Policy and Procedure *You can also find a lot of information online on Costillas County Website, like permits and requirements: