Routt County OKs conservation parcels | SteamboatToday.com

Routt County OKs conservation parcels

$6.1 million will purchase development rights on 9,400 acres

The uniquely designed Bank Barn was built at the Rehder Ranch in 1920. Routt County commissioners added Rehder Ranch to the Routt County Register of Historic Places on Tuesday.

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The Routt County Board of Com­missioners gave preliminary also added the Rehder Ranch east of Lake Catamount to the Routt County Register of Historic Places. The ranch, which includes five buildings, is deeded to the Yampa Valley Land Trust. The Rehder family came to the Yampa Valley in 1902, and its members occupied the ranch on Harrison Creek for 90 years from 1914 until 2004.