Trophy Buck Paradise Bordering Shawnee National Forest


This property is located about 10 minutes southwest of Murphysboro in a secluded location with good access off of Pond Ridge Road and a second access off of Ellis Road. As you enter the property you can immediately notice the hunting possibilities this farm offers. There are fields on the ridge tops making plenty ideal locations for food plots while the thick mostly hardwoods timber offers plenty of cover for the wildlife. This farm also borders the Shawnee National Forest giving it easy access to additional acres to hunt. General public access is very hard to this part of Shawnee. The property is just east of the fertile river bottom agricultural  fields, as well, putting it in a great location to grow trophy bucks year after year. There are miles of cleared trails running through the timber making access to your favorite hunting spot easy. Electric and city water is available on both the Northeast and Southeast ends of the property creating great locations for building a cabin or dream home. If your looking for your own personal trophy buck paradise then this is a must see! Call today to set up your own private tour.

Property Details

  • 10 minutes SW of Murphysboro, 45 minutes NE of Cape Girardeau, 1:30 SE of St Louis
  • Gated entrance at the end of a secluded private road
  • Great history of harvesting trophy whitetails off of this farm, this place has everything you could ask for in a hunting farm
  • Cite water and electric is available on the NE and SE corners of the farm
  • Numerous building sites available
  • Property could easily be subdivided
  • 10 acres of open land
  • Metal storage building
  • Nice stand of hardwood timber
  • Real estate taxes are $650 per year

Cripps Rd, Lot#WP001
Murphysboro, Illinois 62966
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