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Melba Development Property with Views, Idaho
Property Types: Vacant Land, Recreational
Activities & Amenities
Rural farmland with great potential for development. Two private airstrips on over 500 acres of irrigated ground with a mix of level and rolling topography. The main airstrip has an outbuilding that can be used for multiple purposes. This property is one of the highest points in Canyon County with unimpeded views of the valley and the Owyhee Mountains. The property also includes 413 shares of water rights.
The land is located in the agricultural community of Melba, Idaho. This Canyon County town lies amongst the fruitful pastures in the Snake River Valley of Southwest Idaho. Crop farming is a staple for Melba’s industry and it is even known as The Seed Heart of America for the assortment of crops its grown in its fields. These crops include but are not limited to alfalfa, peas, beans, potatoes, sugar beets, onions, corn, and grain.
Melba is considered part of the Boise City – Nampa, Idaho metropolitan area known as the Treasure Valley. While this small agricultural community may feel isolated, it is just minutes away from the amenities and services available to its neighboring larger cities for shopping and entertainment.
One local must attend event is the Melba “Olde Tyme” 4th of July Celebration which includes a parade, car show, tractor pull, and one of the best firework shows in the state! For those that enjoy outdoor recreation, the town is close to landmarks such as Celebration Park, Initial Point, Cleo’s Ferry Museum & Nature Trail, Given’s Hot Springs, and the Snake River. So activities such as fishing, swimming, hiking, camping, or boating are within less than a 20-minute drive.