1,391.08 +/- Acres - Golden Valley County, ND

1,391.08 +/- Acres - Golden Valley County, ND 
Property Details (ID# 4840)
Thu Oct 20 1:00 PM MDT
Property Location
Sentinel Butte, ND
Golden Valley
4 Parcels
Andy Mrnak , 701.206.1095
Jim Sabe, 701.523.6283



1,391.08 +/- Acres - Golden Valley County, ND

Thursday, October 20, 2022 – 1:00 p.m. (MT)


Auction Location: Lone Tree Room at Golva Bar: 407 Terrell Ave. - Golva, ND


Auction Note: This 1,390 acre property is perhaps one of the more unique properties offered in the Western Dakota’s in 2022!  The Olesen land has been in the family for nearly a century and contains some of the most picturesque grasslands and wildlife habitat in the region.  This property is as striking as it is productive.  The landscape carries many features of the North Dakota Badlands and is dominated by the deep tree-lined draws and clay buttes that are surrounded by productive native grasses.    The ranch headquarters sits along the western boundary of the property with supplemental cropland and hay land used primarily for raising feed for livestock. 


Contact:  Andy Mrnak at 701.206.1095, Jim Sabe at 701.523.6283 or Pifer’s Auction & Realty at 877.700.4099 for more information and a complete catalog.


Driving Directions:

From, Sentinel Butte ND: Drive south on County Rd. #11 for ½ mile to 161st Ave. SW, then follow 161st Ave. south for 1 mile and west for 1 mile to Red Hills Rd.  Drive south on Red Hills Rd. for 4 miles and the property will be on both sides of the road.




Parcel 1  

Acres: 320+/- 

Legal: S½  26-139-105

FSA Crop Acres: 99.31 +/-  

Taxes (2021):  TBD

This parcel includes the ranch headquarters of the property with water, electricity and good access.  Additionally, Parcel 1 is a full half section that features productive grasslands and low bottom hay ground.  The prolific native grasses flow through the terrain and tree-lined draws providing habitat for wildlife and livestock.



Parcel 2

Acres: 640 +/-

Legal: Section 25-139-105

FSA Crop Acres: 19.62 +/-

Taxes (2021):  TBD

Parcel 2 is a full half section of native grassland with exceptional access along Red Hills Rd.  The rugged terrain offers exceptional habitat and the fruitful grasslands offer exceptional summer grazing.  This section is surrounded by a perimeter fence and also has a well servicing the pasture.



Parcel 3       

Acres: 276.49 +/- 

Legal: N½ 30-139-104 (Less Lot 2 and ROW)

FSA Crop Acres: 34.32 +/-

Taxes (2021):  TBD

This excellent parcel lays on the east side of Red Hills Rd. and features additional rugged tree-lined draws, a well, and exceptional grasslands throughout the parcel.  Parcel 3 also has good access and provides a unique landscape that can only be found along the edge of the North Dakota Badlands.


Parcel 4       

Acres: 154.59 +/- 

Legal: Lots 3-5 & SE¼NW¼ 6-138-104

FSA Crop Acres: TBD

Taxes (2021):  TBD

Parcel 4 is located a couple of miles south of the north unit and is utilized as a feed production quarter for the operation.  This parcel features good soils providing for good hay production and could be re-introduced as cropland in Golden Valley County.  Parcel 4 also has good access along Red Hills Rd. and includes a perimeter fence.



OWNER: Olesen Family

Parcel 1
Acres: 320 +/-
Parcel 2
Acres: 640 +/-
Parcel 3
Acres: 276.49 +/-
Parcel 4
Acres: 154.59 +/-