Big Valley Ranch

Stonyford, California

$10,000,000 | 10,000 ± Acres | Glenn County



This 10,000 +/- acre property is located in Glenn County about 8 miles from Stonyford, CA. Newly renovated 3-story English Tudor home is over 5000 sq ft, 7 bedrooms & 6 baths. Matching 2000 sq ft barn, two ranch homes, barns, outbuildings, water rights to irrigate 150 acres, two year round creeks, over a dozen year round ponds, one estimated to be over 25 acres. Great hunting, hiking and horseback riding. This is truly a dream property with first class accommodations.

  • This 10,000 +/- acre property is located in Glenn County about 8 miles from Stonyford, CA. It is only 105 miles to Sacramento and 161 miles to San Francisco. The ranch is framed on its sides by the Coastal and Sierra Nevada Mountain ranges.
  • The property has over 4900 ft of Stony Creek frontage, with water rights to irrigate 150 acres. Currently 100 acres in permanent pasture.
  • The newly renovated 3-story English Tudor home is over 5000 sq ft, 7 bedrooms & 6 baths, a master suite with fireplace, two additional fireplaces in the family and living room, spiral oak staircase, oak flooring, tile, and Berber carpet complete this home. Breathtaking views from the kitchen sink of the mountains and valleys.
  • There are two ranch houses, barn, shop, out buildings, and corrals.
  • Over a dozen year round ponds, one is estimated to be over 25 acres in size. Two year round creeks, great hunting, hiking, and horseback riding. A swimming dock, patio and boat house will also keep you entertained.
  • The beauty of this ranch is its varied topography. You have flat irrigated pastures, rolling hills, steep brush, hidden valleys, boulder filled creeks, ponds, beautiful rock formations and a very, very, very big private valley.
  • 3000' ft frontage on both sides of Briscoe creek,a year round creek that has nice big boulders and trout fishing.
  • The main home is fed from a 25 gpm pump and provides plenty of water for the house and landscape. The other homes are fed from house wells.
  • The matching 2000 sq ft Tudor style stable is ready for your horses.
  • This is a recreational dream with big oak grassy valleys that blend into the hills. The hills of chaparral have manzanita, buckeye, chemise, redbud, live oak, and grey pine.
  • Black tail deer, turkey, quail, and predator hunting would keep you hunting all year. The ranch is located in the heart of Tule Elk Country. The Elk can seen occasionally on the ranch. To hear them bugling is a sound you will never forget. The ranch is located in the A zone and hunting tags can be purchased over the counter.
  • The East Park Reservoir is just down the road with great boating, swimming and fishing.
  • The beauty of this ranch is its diversity. You have the ability to run cattle year round without having to truck animals back and forth. The weather really dictates the number of Animal Units, but you can safely run 175 pair year round without feeding. In some years you can run more and in some years you should run less.
  • It has been traditionally used as a winter grazing outwith with the cows arriving in mid November and shipped out in mid-May. But with 150 acres that could be irrigated you can keep them on green grass most of the year. The ranch is fenced and cross fenced with good solid barbed wire. The corrals are located by the ranch house with a good gravel road and very functional facilities. The ranch is well watered with two year round creeks, seasonal creeks and over a dozen year round reservoirs. The pastures are fertilizer and pesticide free making it a potential natural organic beef operation.

County Road 306
Stonyford, California


39.4552819N, 122W


Highway 5 N & at town of Willows (Exit 603), go W on Highway 162 and travel 20 miles and the road will come to a T. Turn left on to County Road 306 and travel 11 miles to the gated ranch entrance on your right.


$28,006/year (2009)


Todd Renfrew
Todd Renfrew

Office: (707) 455-4444
Fax: (707) 455-0455

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