Highly Desirable Brazos Valley Region Ranch In TX


Located 11 miles W of Madisonville, in the highly desirable Brazos Valley region of Texas, the Crane Ranch encompasses 320 acres of beautiful, rural landscape. Surrounded on three sides by larger ranches, and with county-maintained road frontage, this ranch is accessible yet private. This ranch is a prime candidate for either a cow/calf grazing operation or a personal hunting ranch. A mixture of hardwood bottoms, pastureland, and native brush provide ideal habitat for a variety of wildlife. The flat to gently rolling terrain and sandy soils make navigating the ranch easy.

Ideally suited as a recreational hunting property, this low-fenced ranch is a sportsman’s dream. Native wildlife includes whitetail deer, ducks, and dove, and abundant feral hogs provide a variety of year-round hunting opportunities. The convenient location makes this ranch a great weekend retreat.

The ranch has excellent surface water including numerous ponds and a 2.5-acre lake. There are also several draws and wet-weather creeks as well as a tributary creek that feeds into Bedias Creek.

Do not miss this opportunity to own this ideally located Texas ranch. Call today to schedule your own private showing.     


The Crane Ranch is located approximately 11 miles West of Madisonville, TX in Madison County with frontage along county-maintained Crane Lane. Crane Lane dead-ends not far past the ranch entrance, providing tranquility and privacy. Large neighboring ranches also add to the solitude.

While private, the ranch is less than a 15-minute drive from IH-45 and little more than an hour from The Woodlands/Conroe area. The ranch is also located just 35 minutes away from Texas A&M University and all the amenities, restaurants, golf courses, businesses, and airport of Bryan/College Station.



The ranch offers a variety of beautiful landscapes ranging from improved pastures to mixed hardwood bottoms and native scrub brush that provide cover and browse for wildlife. A pair of transmission lines cross the ranch, opening the terrain and allowing for livestock grazing or hunting opportunities along the maintained rights-of-way. The ranch is perimeter fenced with some fencing in need of repair.



Surface water is abundant throughout the ranch. There are four ponds, ranging in size from a half-acre to an acre, and a fishing lake approximately 2.5 acres in size. There is also a water well and good groundwater in the area.



The Crane Ranch improvements consist of an older ranch-style home with fenced yard, a derelict cabin with lean-to shed, a wooden equipment barn, and a large, metal hay barn with working pens. The ranch improvements also include several cattle traps and cross fences of indeterminate quality. The house is being sold as-is and is currently being rented.



This ranch is being sold surface only. All owned minerals are being retained by the seller. Seller has also retained a portion of the wind and solar rights. This property may be affected by the Texas Central high-speed rail project.


6125 Crane Lane, Lot #WP001
North Zulch, Texas 77872