Where Nature and Affordable Living Meet🏕️🍃 $199/Month to Own this 2.53-acre Space in Breathtaking San Luis, Colorado!

San Luis, Costilla County, Colorado

Relax and soak in the rural beauty on this expansive 2.53-acre plot in Costilla County, Colorado. Perfect for constructing your dream home, cultivating a lush garden, or simply basking in the serene wilderness. This off grid paradise just needs your family homestead to be perfect!

Wild Horse Mesa subdivision is located about 12 miles south of San Luis, zip code 81152, in Costilla County, in the San Luis Valley of southern Colorado.  The sunny, fertile, alpine valley is about 150 miles long and 75 miles wide, surrounded by the San Juan, La Garita and Sangre de Cristo mountain ranges.

Wild Horse Mesa (also known as San Pedro Mesa) covers about 75 square miles, a few miles south of San Luis, near New Mexico.  The mesa area is home to about 150 wild horses (mustangs), broken into 9 bands, roaming on private lands.  They are descendants of horses used by Spanish explorers (conquistadors), brought to America in the 1500’s.  Spaniards began bringing horses and cattle to North America starting in 1493, after Columbus landed in 1492.  Spanish explorer Vazquez de Coronado visited this region, crossing northern New Mexico, looking for the Seven Cities of Gold in his expedition of 1540-1542.

Property Features:

Accessible Location: Situated on Buck Horn Trail in San Luis, Colorado, this property is effortlessly reachable via a well-maintained dirt road, directing you straight to your future countryside retreat. Google Map Link: https://maps.app.goo.gl/qLiJug3H82ehaLBE9

Nature-Enriched Surroundings: With over 2 acres, the land is abundant with  shrubs and a few trees, and a mountain vistas in the distance. This space doesn’t just provide a view; it places you in the heart of a vibrant and always changing natural landscape. Plus, a regular sightings of wildlife keep you constantly connected to the beauty of the outdoors.

Construction-Friendly Terrain: Its level ground eases the building process, making it a great place to build your dream home. The possibility of hooking up to power roughly 5,277 feet away exists, but if a self-sufficient, eco-friendly home appeals to you, solar compatibility makes off-grid living viable.

This land is like an open space ready for your building ideas, whether you want a small cozy house or a big one for your family — Curious about the simple and straightforward buying process? Check out our new YouTube Video and find out just how easy it is to become a landowner! 

  • Explore the Outdoors in San Luis, Colorado:

  • Hike to the Stations of the Cross Shrine: Embark on a spiritual journey or simply enjoy a peaceful hike up the mesa to this beautifully crafted shrine. The walk offers serene views and a moment of reflection, with the Sangre de Cristo Mountains as a backdrop.
    Fishing at Sanchez Reservoir: Cast your line in the tranquil waters of Sanchez Reservoir. It’s a favorite spot for catching northern pike, carp, and catfish while soaking in the stunning mountain views.
    Wildlife Watching: The surrounding areas are teeming with wildlife, offering opportunities to spot elks, deer, and a variety of birds. Bring your binoculars and enjoy the abundance of nature that San Luis has to offer.
    Culebra Peak Hiking: For the more adventurous, hiking Culebra Peak presents a challenging yet rewarding experience. It’s one of Colorado’s fourteeners, offering breathtaking views from the top.

Check out the pictures below of a the gorgeous property and its panoramic views and imagine it being YOURS!!!!! 

You can build your dream home today or park an RV or mobile home on the property and enjoy weekends and holidays in the Southern Colorado mountains. For as little as $199/month, come take advantage of this opportunity today and become a property owner!

Want to see more pictures and drone videos? Email Kristy at sales@genfamland.com or call/text 971-248-6715

Be alone off the grid with the wildlife, star-filled night sky, and panoramic views. Unwind from a busy work week in silence and pure relaxation.  If this sounds like what you’ve been looking for get in touch to start the process today!

  • San Luis (22 min / 10.9 miles)
  • Alamosa (1 hr / 51.8 miles)
  • Trinidad (1 hr 55 min / 111 miles)
  • Taos (1 hr 9 min / 57.4 miles)

Dive into History and Culture

  • San Luis Cultural Center: Visit the cultural center to explore the town’s rich history, arts, and traditions. The center features exhibits, artifacts, and stories that paint a vivid picture of the area’s cultural heritage.
    Fort Garland Museum: A short drive from San Luis, this historic fort tells the story of the military’s role in the settlement of the San Luis Valley. It’s home to fascinating exhibits and living history demonstrations.
    Historic Architecture Walking Tour: Take a stroll through San Luis and admire the blend of old and new architecture, which reflects the town’s storied past and resilient spirit.
    Community Events
    San Luis Peoples Market: Engage with the local community by visiting the San Luis Peoples Market. It’s a great place to purchase local crafts, fresh produce, and handmade goods, offering a taste of the local lifestyle and cuisine.
    Engage with Nature.


Discount Cash Price: $4,999.00 plus $399 Non-refundable document fee, or alternatively…

Owner Financing Price: $5,999, Only a $1,000 down payment required!! ($399 Non-refundable document fee plus $601 in equity toward the property) Payment as low as $199 per month.

  • We are a small family business. Because our owner, Dave Denniston, enjoys making land ownership available to families like yours who want to create memories for years to come we are flexible and can make this property fit any budget. We offer owner financing with a land contract. We will transfer with a warranty deed and always guarantee a clean title.
  • Contact Kristy Limon today!
  1. Phone/Text: (971) 248-6715
    Email: sales@genfamland.com

Have any questions? I will happily answer them.Call Now

Property Details

Subdivision: Wild Horse Mesa
Street Address: Buck Horn Trail
City: San Luis
State: Colorado
County: Costilla
Zip Code: 81152
Size: 2.53
APN: 71224900
Legal Description: W.H.M. Section F Blk 84 Lot30 (Wd 308 268)(Qcd 351 410 )(Dc 365 707)(Sa 365 706)sa367 49)(Qcd 367 410) (Mtn.Trct.Acc. 406 867 960)
Google Maps: Click Here!
coordinates: NW corner: 37.0978, -105.4527 NE corner: 37.0975, -105.4522 SW corner: 37.0966, -105.4538 (ROAD) SE corner: 37.0963, -105.4533 (ROAD)
Annual Taxes: Taxes are $6/month or $70/year


Vacant Residential. Minimum of 600 sqft. Mobile homes, Camping, and RVs are permitted, but there are some restrictions. Camping and RVs are limited to 14 days out of every 3 months. RV living is prohibited, and cargo containers or tire houses are not allowed when building. Manufactured Homes must be 1976 or newer to be allowed in Costilla County. See zoning research letter: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1DwO7UhJSaDWT-Uu9IbpjeqnU2fxEn9lq/view
Access: Dirt Road
Sewer: Septic can be installed
Water: Would be well
Utilities: Power available about 5,277ft / Solar is suitable as well

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Payment Options

Need this property?

The initial investment is only $1000

$601 down + $399 document fee

We are a small family business and can be flexible and can make this fit any budget that can meet our minimums. Our owner Dave Denniston enjoys making land ownership available to families like ours who want to make memories for years to come. We can owner finance with a land contract. We can transfer with a warranty deed and guarantee a clean title.

Contact Kristy Limon today!
Phone/Text: (971) 248-6715
Email: sales@genfamland.com

$5,999 (plus interest & $399 document fee) NO QUALIFYING | NO PREPAYMENT PENALTIES
$4,999 Plus $399 document fee
$199/month INCLUDES prorated property taxes and note servicing fee.