Your private mountain paradise just 5 minutes from downtown Durango. This 25 acre lot has direct access off of the highway with a private gated entrance. The private drive winds through tall ponderosa pines and gamble oak as it heads up to numerous build spots that offer tons of potential with amazing views of the La Plata mountains. In addition to the utmost privacy, the property has no covenants, HOA or restrictions in place which provides you the ability to build and develop the property as you see fit, whether you wish to build the ultimate mountain estate home or keep it simple with a cozy mountain cabin, the choice is yours. There is currently a yurt on the property perched at one of the lower build sites that has been fully outfitted with a full Solar system and cistern setup. The kitchen is nicely appointed with an efficiency range/oven, refrigerator and peninsula counter while the living space is kept warm with a wood burning stove. A full bath with an on demand hot water heater round out the amenities of this cozy space. With so much to offer, you will be hard pressed to find another property of this size so close to Durango to build the mountain retreat you've always wanted.