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LISTING: Navajo County AZ Silver Creek Acres U3 Lots 74 & 78 are 1 Acre Lots in Snowflake
<B>I spotted a tree of nesting Great Blue Herons just outside of Snowflake along Silver Creek! These lots sit about 1/3 of a mile from Silver Creek, walking distance! It
I spotted a tree of nesting Great Blue Herons just outside of Snowflake along Silver Creek! These lots sit about 1/3 of a mile from Silver Creek, walking distance! It's a rural off grid country side setting about 10 minutes from town!
Description: 1 Acre Off Grid Lots For Sale in Snowflake, Arizona With Scattered Trees by Holbrook and Show Low.

Sits About 3/10 of a Mile from Silver Creek Where I Spotted Great Blue Herons Nesting!

Navajo County Assessed Value $3500!

About 3 hours NE of Phoenix in Navajo County With Easy Access and Pretty Views of the Treed Hillsides!

Near the Woodruff Waterfall and Bridge and the Petrified Forest National Park.

The White Mountains Are Home to Some of the Best Record Setting Fishing Lakes in the State!

Call Char & Buddy Mon - Sun 360-550-8943
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Tons of Photos of Actual Property!

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Silver Creek Acres Unit 3 Lot 74 SOLD

Silver Creek Acres Unit 3 Lot 78 Available
Status: Available
Sale: $2,000.00 Cash Per Lot or Best Offer

See Listing For Owner Financing Price and Terms

State: AZ
County: Navajo
 
Parcels
APN: 202-28-074 Legal Description: Silver Creek Acres Unit #3, Lot 74
APN: 202-28-078 Legal Description: Silver Creek Acres Unit 3, Lot 78
City: Snowflake Snowflake is 7.7 miles S
Show Low is 28 miles S
Holbrook is 35 miles N
Flagstaff is 125 miles NW
Gallup is 131 miles E
Phoenix is 181 miles SW
Albuquerque is 268 miles E
Las Vegas is 374 miles NW
Parcel Size: 1 acre each See Parcel Map
Roads: Dedicated Easement Poplar Lane is a bladed dirt road along south of the properties

Sit less than 1/2 mile off Old Woodruff Road which is the main drag back to Snowflake.
Power: Solar, Generator Needs installation.
Water: Well, Holding Tank Needs installation.

Click here to visit the Arizona Department of Water Resources website for information about well permits.
Sewer: Septic, Holding Tank Needs installation.

Click here to visit the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality website for waste water (Septic) treatment facilities.

If you scroll to the bottom there is a link called Design Critera, Septic Tanks.
Liens: No
Deed Type: Special Warranty Deed
CCRs: No
Title Marketable: Yes
Property Tax: 29.96 Annually per lot. Paid current. Future tax notices are buyer's responsibility.
Doc Prep Fee: 150.00 To be added to the purchase price for document preparation.
Zoning: Rural-20 Allows for homes and manufactured homes.

Click here for a link to the zoning.

Allows up to 30 days RV use per year. A temporary RV permit is available when in the process of building.

Click here for a link to RV use.
Time Restrictions: No
Other Information: Recreation: Click here to visit The Petrified Forest National Park and Painted Desert

Click here for fishing in the White Mountains on the Arizona Game and Fish website.

Click here for recreation in the Apache and Sitgreaves National Forests. There are more than 400 miles of rivers and streams and 50 lakes in the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest and White Mountain Apache Reservation.

Click here for the White Mountain Apache Tribe Game and Fish website.

Click here for the Meteor Crater
 
PROPERTY PHOTOS

Photo Information

All of the photos were taken in March 2018 of Silver Creek Acres Unit 3 Lots 74 and 78 and the surrounding views.

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Make sure to check the map section to see where photos were taken in relation to the property being sold in case the above named property is not the property being sold in this listing.

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PROPERTY INFORMATION
 

1 acre lots for sale in Snowflake, Arizona in the White Mountains sitting 4 acres apart from each other. It's about 3 hours NE of Phoenix, AZ near Holbrook, Show Low and Flagstaff. They sit about 1/3 of a mile from Silver Creek so walking distance! There's pretty views of the treed hillsides and easy access on county roads to the property.

All of the photos were taken in March 2018 of the properties and their surrounding views. They sit about 8 miles N/NE of Snowflake on Poplar Lane which is a bladed road along the south. It's about 4/10 of a mile NW of Old Woodruff Road which is the main drag back to town. You can see these roads in images 114-117. The images numbers are at the top of the photos. I did not see any power out in this area and both neighbors are off grid and using solar.

They're tucked down into a small valley that's surrounded by rolling treed hillsides. They are covered in scattered sage brush, native plants and desert grass with a free trees sprinkled about.



Images #1 - 50 are taking looking at lot #74 which sits furthest west. It has a gentle roll down to a little intermittent stream that flows thru the NW side that was dry. This little stream leads on down to Silver Creek. I spent a moment looking for rocks along the dry stream and quickly found a piece of petrified wood! They sit about 17 miles SW of the south entrance into the Petrified Forest National Park and I wasn't surprised to find a piece when I looked! There is some scattered debris and a few junk tires on this lot along the creek area as seen in image #27, and it could use a couple hours of clean up with a few trash bags. The adjoining lots are undeveloped and the nearest neighbor is one block SE as seen in images #and the other neighbor sits at the end of the road 5 acres to the east.

Images #51 - 110 are taking looking at lot #78 which sits four lots to the east of lot 74. The property is mostly flat with a gentle roll. There's an old wooden fence line that runs down the property line on it's west side. There is a neighbor that adjoins it on the east that is off grid and had a nice setup of solar panels. There is another off grid neighbor with a log cabin one block to the south.. Otherwise there's not a whole lot of people around.

The front of the neighbors cabin. They have a solar set up and a large holding tank for water on the side of the house.



I spotted a tree full of nesting great blue herons along Silver Creek just outside of Snowflake in March, 2018 as seen in images 118-120. Wow was I surprised when I blew up the photo to see what they were! How many times have I passed by and never noticed! Gotta love your own back yard!



The lots sit about 3/10 of a mile to the south of Silver Creek as seen in the maps! I think that's pretty cool that the creek is walking distance! Silver Creek flow north to the Little Colorado River at the Woodruff Bridge. Built in 1917, it's a historic one lane bridge that's a fun place to spend an afternoon hiking around. There's a beautiful little waterfall and I've spotted ducks and another blue heron at the creek and I included a few photos of that as well!









Snowflake is the northernmost community in the region known as Arizona’s White Mountains. With a trading area of approximately 30,000 residents, the area is known principally for its tourism and natural resources industries. The White Mountains are considered the playground for people in the Phoenix and Tucson areas who wish to escape to the cooler temperatures of the higher altitude. It's the home of the Apache/Sitgreaves National Forests and White Mountain Apache Reservation. It is the second highest mountain range in Arizona.

It's also home of Smile4u! This past year I've fished a few lakes, hiked a few canyons, found Native American pottery shards and petrified wood, taken quad rides, harvested a Christmas tree from the forest, driven over a few one lane bridges, seen a few waterfalls, floated the creek, seen a couple hundred beautiful sunsets, adopted a homeless cat we named Winslow, explored pueblo ruins of the Native Americans, and spotted herds of elk and antelope.



The Apache/Sitgreaves National Forests, often called the White Mountains, and White Mountain Apache Reservation is the second highest mountain range in Arizona. It is very diverse geographically and culturally and known for it’s outstanding fishing, camping, hiking, hunting, golfing and in the winter months cross-country, downhill skiing and snowmobiling.

It is home to more than 400 species of animals including antelope, elk, deer, fish, big horn sheep, mountain lions, black bears and gray wolves. With over 450 miles of streams and 50 lakes with over 2000 surface acres of cold water lakes, many fisherman, bird watchers and hunters are drawn to the area. It also offers winter time recreational fun like skiing and snowmobiling. Here are a few of my fishing adventures these past few years:

I fell in love with Big Lake in November 2015 and included a few photos of fisherman out having fun! It is considered one of the White Mountains best fishing lakes because of its size and amount of trout caught. I asked these guys what they were catching and they said catch and release trout because they had so many fish already. I've fished there a few times now myself but still haven't caught anything! Ha!



Fishing at Black Canyon Lake on my 52nd birthday! I caught my face and my middle finger!



The only fish I've caught so far in the White Mountains was this giant blue gill on the Fort Apache Reservation near the Salt River Canyon! I let him go!



Within two or three hours are some of the most interesting Indian ruins and parks to explore including Canyon de Chelly, Window Rock, Monument Valley, Walnut Canyon and Wuptaki National Monument. My favorite spot to take visitors is to the Wukoki ruin which is part of the Wuptaki National Monument near Flagstaff. It resembles an old castle and is enormous and makes me marvel at how they made it by hand!

If you look closely you can see Buddy standing on the steps on the right hand side!


One of the greatest adventures in my lifetime was my trip in 2017 to Monument Valley which sits about 200 miles NE of Holbrook. I met up with a Navajo guide Roger for a jeep tour of Mystery Valley and Monument Valley. At one point he beckoned me to sit beside him as he painted a Kokopeli with sand on a rock in front of one of the ruins. He first spent a moment touching the rock with his hands, feeling it. I sat quietly and watched so mesmerized by how quickly the image came to life.



Roger had been joking with us that if we listened we would hear the Kokopelis flute calling us to him. Apparently he calls all the ladies, a modern day Casanova. He was said to travel to villages bringing the change of winter to spring, carrying a sack of seeds and songs on his back. He is the source of human conception and everyone would sing and dance when they heard his flute. The next morning every maiden in the village would be with child.



When we were done I said we should say a prayer or something - it was so spiritual. And before we left Roger walked over to the rock and said a quick prayer then used a stick to erase the image. I asked him what he had said in his native tongue and it was something along the lines of "I did not have the right to draw on this rock and I have erased it to show respect."



People often ask me if I miss living in Washington State with her tall pine trees and its an easy answer - NOPE! I love looking across the wide open valley covered in juniper trees, sage brush, native brush, cactus and desert grass. I love watching the colors of the seasons and there's sun for miles no matter what time of year! Home! Char the Explorer : )


Financing Price: $4000 Per Lot

Terms with $250 down payment (required): $3750 at 8% interest with approximately 43 monthly payments of $100.

90 days early bird payoff with $250 down, if $2000 is paid toward the property within 90 days from the contract date Smile4u will waive the remaining balance!

180 days to work like a dog to pay it off early with $250 down! If $2500 of principal is paid in the first 180 days from the contract date Smile4u will waive the remaining balance!

We will write both of the early payoff options into the contract. If at any time during the 90 or 180 day period you hit those amounts we will waive the remaining balance and deed the property to you. Dream big!

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PROPERTY MAPS

Property Maps


Google Maps and Bing Maps links for those customers who would like to research the street and aerial views further:

Google Maps: We suggest clicking on the "Tilt the view" button located on the bottom right side twice so it rotates the earth until you see the blue sky.

Google Interactive Map at the SE corner of Lot 74.


Google Interactive Map at the SW corner of Lot 78.


Bing Maps: We suggest clicking the "Bird's eye" link on the top and then aerial.

Bing Maps link at the SE corner of Lot 74.


Bing Maps link at the SW corner of Lot 78.

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ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

Apache and Navajo County Area Information

Apache County has a population of about 69,423 and encompasses 11,216 square miles. The Apache and Navajo Indian Reservations cover more than 65.4% of the county and more land is designated Indian Reservation than any other county in the USA. Approximately 21 percent is public land and 13.2 is privately owned so majority of the land is not for sale. Its also home of the Petrified Forest National Park and Canyon de Chelly National Monument.

Adjoining to the west is Navajo County with a population of about 107,500, encompasses 9,960 square miles. Many people think that Arizona is a vast, open desert without vegetation but Navajo County offers Monument Valley, Keams Canyon, part of the Petrified Forest National Park, and the largest stand of Ponderosa Pines in North America.

The counties offers extreme diverse regions with the forested White Mountains and green pastures in the south and high, dry, colorful plateau regions to the north. The Petrified Forest National Park and Painted Desert that we learn about in our elementary school geography books, offer visitors a spectacular journey into prehistoric times.

The dinosaurs originally came to the banks of the Little Colorado River and then the Indians. Pioneer families arrived from the east in the early 1880's. Scattered over the greater portion of the county and especially along the Colorado Chiquita River are many ruins of a prehistoric people. There is plenty of pure spring water in every town and village in the county, constantly fed by the rains and melting snow in the mountains.

The area is gorgeous and not what you would typically think of when you think of the desert. With elevation ranging from 4,000 to 10,000 feet, plush green pastures with animals grazing in the plateau region to the north and the snowcapped ski slopes in the White Mountains to the south offer a picturesque setting.

The area has four seasons with warm summer months and a few snow days in the wintertime. The snow usually melts in the lower altitudes in a day or two but the White Mountains become a wintertime playground.

Excellent fishing, hunting and skiing make the White Mountains a year-round recreation area for many living in the hot Phoenix sun. It is home of the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests with 8 notable cold water lakes and numerous lakes and reservoirs: Aker Lake, Big Lake, Woods Canyon Lake, Willow Springs Lake,Black Canyon Lake, Chevelon Canyon Lake, Luna Lake, Bear Canyon Lake, Crescent Lake, and Blue River. There are over 680 miles of rivers and streams and the headwaters for the Black, Little Colorado and San Francisco rivers are in the White Mountains.

Click here for the White Mountain Apache Tribe Game and Fish website.

Click here for Arizona Game and Fish

Click here to visit The Petrified Forest National Park and Painted Desert.

Click here for the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest.

Click here for the White Mountains Arizona website for recreational opportunities.

Click here for Walnut Canyon National Monument's website.

Click here for Canyon de Chelly National Monument's website.

Click here for Wupatki National Monument's website.

Click here for Rainbow Bridge National Monument's website.

Click here for information on Lake Powell.

Click here for information on Horseshoe Bend.

Click here for information on Monument Valley.

Click here for information on Antelope Canyon.

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SALE TERMS & DISCLOSURES

Sales Process and Terms

Please conduct your due diligence research and be sure to ask all questions prior to hitting the "Buy Now" button below.

All of the maps and information provided in this listing are intended to assist you in your due diligence research. We try and include many resources that we use ourselves. Over the years we have found information to be incorrect like a road that shows on an aerial photo or street map that we can't find because it is overgrown or doesn't exist or a difference in GPS settings. So while we try and include as much of this information as possible we greatly encourage you to carefully do your research to be sure the property suits your needs.

If you would like to purchase this property click on the "Buy It Now" button at the bottom of the listing. A form will ask for your name, email address and phone number. There is a box to indicate if you are purchasing if for cash or financing. Once you click submit it will change the Status at the top of the listing from "Available" to "Sale Pending". We will hold it for you for 3 days. We will then send you an email that confirms our agreement and our process to complete the transaction. Please contact us within 24 hours of receiving that email from us and we will continue to hold the property for you.

Payment is due within 3 days unless prior arrangements are made. You can either send a cashier's checks or money orders, or you can call the office with a debit or a credit card. We often have several interested buyers in the same property and in fairness we keep the property available until someone is 100% prepared to complete the transaction.

If purchasing for cash, once we have received payment we will prepare all documents necessary to transfer ownership and even include a check to cover all recording fees and transfer taxes as well. It's all part of the non-refundable $150 doc prep fee!

If purchasing a Contract for Deed Click Here to view the highlights of our owner financing. PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT PRIOR TO CLICKING THE BUY IT NOW BUTTON FOR CONTRACTS!

With our sincere thanks,

Charlotte and Amber : )

Please feel free to call Char at 360-550-8943 with any questions!

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