Completely surrounded by Talladega National Forest! Beautiful views, creeks, timber value, Unlimited Recreation - Go Solar, Wind, Micro-Hydro here!



242+/- Acres, Clay County, Alabama Land for Sale

Rare, rare opportunity to secure 242+/- acres, totally surrounded by the beautiful Talladega National Forest!

Here's your ultimate retreat, long-term generational investment, beautiful views, creeks, woods, solitude... Uncle Sam USFS is your only neighbor!

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General Description

  • Very rare indeed that a Talladega National Forest inholding of this size ever comes on the market. This one is buried deep within the National Forest. Absolutely gorgeous drive through National Forest lands to reach the property - you have to see it to appreciate it!

  • LEVERAGE your investment - you are purchasing 242+/- acres but have direct access to thousands of acres of Talladega National Forest lands for your recreational activities!

  • Hunt for a lifetime on this property and the thousands of adjoining Talladega National Forest lands (large sections of adjoining National Forest lands have been burned prescriptively as a management tool; fantastic walking, hunting, hiking under mature canopies and clean understory).

    3 miles of direct Talladega National Forest border!

    Beautiful Horse Creek and multiple spring branch headwater tributaries run through the property.

    Big, beautiful, large swaths of hardwoods in the stream management zones.

    I had 4G cell coverage on this property - check your voice and e-mail if you have to!

  • Zoned AG - recent low property taxes of $455

Timber Profile (from a November, 2010 timber cruise)

72 acres of longleaf pine plantation in 2002 @ 450 trees per acre.

30 acres of longleaf pine plantation in 2009 @ 450 trees per acre.

The pre-merchantable 2002 and 2009 longleaf pine plantation of 102 acres was valued @ $21,777 by a registered forester back in 2010 - 8+ years now of additional growth since the last timber appraisal.

130 acres of natural pine and hardwood 20+ years old - merchantable timber - registered forester valued the timber at $27,559 on November 22, 2010 - 8+ years now of additional growth since the last timber appraisal. The forester stated that this 130 acres "is poised to grow reasonably well for a natural stand".

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Location / Directions

  • Located east of Talladega and just SW in the shadows of Cheaha Wilderness Area!

  • Directions: Meet Don here. Once on Google maps, enter your starting point.

    Shown by appointment only.

Recreation on Property and Nearby...

Hunting and Fishing (General), Gold Prospecting, Talladega National Forest, Cheaha State Park, Info on Hollins Wildlife Management Area, Explore East Alabama

Contact Don Ellers, Associate Broker, Southeastern Land Group

  • Email ( or call / text Don Ellers 770-424-5800 for a property tour. Generally need 2-3 days advance notice to schedule a tour.


Asking $649,900 ($2,685 per acre)


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Mailing: POB 801441 / Acworth, Georgia  30101

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Don Ellers

Associate Broker, Southeastern Land Group

Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) Class of 2010, REALTORS® Land Institute

FAA Certified Remote Pilot sUAS

Owner - West Fork Farm, Horns Valley, Clay County, Alabama


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