Arkansas Valley Ambulance, P.O. Box 210, Cotopaxi, Colorado 81223, Land Raffle

 
Thank you, Everyone, for
Supporting Our Rural
Ambulance Service.
We Appreciate You.  
 
We Have a Winner!!!  
 
Ticket Number 02
Purchased by
Robert Gist
from
Amarillo, Texas  
 
 
 
Yeah!!!
Congratulations  
 

Raffle Game Conducted by
Arkansas Valley Ambulance
Cotopaxi, Colorado 81223

Lot #1

Win a Piece of Colorado
For the Price of a $50 Raffle Ticket!  
 
Every Ticket Has an Equal Chance to Win
and There's No Limit to the Number
of Tickets You Can Buy

This 2.5 acres currently belongs to Arkansas Valley Ambulance
but on March 25, 2014, YOU could be the next owner!

Breathtaking mountain and valley views from the property.  
 
Tall timber, southern exposure.  
 
Uncommonly quiet and very private.  
 
The terrain is sloping with bushes, rock outcroppings, and 4 species of trees.  
 
Two possible cabin sites.  
 
Animals in this part of the county are birds, rabbits, squirrels, chipmunks, deer, elk, pronghorn (like an antelope), foxes, coyotes, bobcats, mountain lions, and bear.  
 
The 2013 assessment is $7,168 and is guaranteed to have no encumbrances, no liens, and no overdue taxes. Annual land tax at the time of this posting is $93.84/year.  
 
No homeowners' association, so there are no association fees or dues.  
 
Lot has been surveyed and all 4 corner pins have been located.  
 
County: Fremont County, Colorado (the Copper Gulch area)
School District: Cotopaxi School District
Access: Unpaved Road  
 
Legal Description: SE4 SW4 NE4 SECTION 17-20-72 FLA-COLO ACRES TRACK-31. Schedule/Parcel Number: 000076002020
Listed as Ramrod dba Arkansas Valley Ambulance  
 
We believe the GPS coordinates of the SE corner are
38.3137 -105.4485  
 
Mapper Aerial View:  
 
http://mapper.acme.com/?ll=38.31359%2C-105.44862&z=18&t=H&marker0=38.31369%2C-105.44850%2C38.3137+-105.4485

This is a wonderful place to get away from it all.
It's an amazing and unique prize.

 
 
 

Simple Raffle Details

Cost per ticket: $50.  
 
Tickets go on sale November 14, 2013.  
 
The drawing will held at Arkansas Valley Ambulance Service Headquarters, 25416 US Highway 50, Cotopaxi, CO 81223 at noon on March 25, 2014.  
 
You do NOT have to be present to win - or to receive your prize.  
 
You must be at least 18 years old to purchase a ticket. However, a minor can win if an adult buys the ticket and indicates that a minor's name be put on it.  
 
If you want someone's name on the ticket besides your own, you can email the Games Manager with the details. Include a phone number whenever possible. You will receive an email verification.  
 
A minimum of $7,000 must be raised by noon on March 25, 2014. If this goal is not reached, the winner will receive half the money taken in from the raffle instead of the land.

 
 

About the Winning Ticket

You will have a maximum of 60 days to claim your prize:  
 
[1] The winning ticket number (not your name or address) will be posted on this web page before the end of the day on March 25, 2014.  
 
[2] We'll also call and/or write to you, using the contact information you supplied.  
 
[3] If we can't make contact with you in the first 30 days, we’ll send you a certified letter, return receipt requested, with information about your prize and our contact information, allowing you a second 30 days after the receipt is returned to claim your prize.  
 
Your presence is NOT required to transfer the ownership of the property to you. Everything can be done by mail, email, or fax.

 
 

How to Purchase Your Ticket(s) by Mail

Send $50 for each ticket to:  
 
Arkansas Valley Ambulance
P.O. Box 210
25416 US Highway 50
Cotopaxi, CO 81223  
 
Indicate the name, address, and phone number you want on each ticket.  
 
We will write your name, address, and phone number on your ticket stub and place it in the raffle jar.  
 
Without a phone number or email address included with your payment, it costs us $16 to send your portion of the ticket to you by UPS or Fedex. So please include a phone number or email address and we will get a scan of your ticket to you.  
 
If you have ANY questions or problems, write to us at the address above or email the Games Manager at
manager@arkansasvalleyambulance.com
If you need to talk with the Games Manager by phone, include your phone number and you will receive a phone call.

 
 

How to Purchase Your Ticket(s) Online

[1] Click the PayPal "Buy Now" button below. You do NOT need a PayPal account, just a credit or debit card.
[2] You will be asked how many $50 tickets you want to purchase.(See red arrow below.)
[3] You will be asked for an email address.
[4] You will be asked for your name and address.
[5] At "Instructions to Merchant," enter your phone number. If you win, we will call you. You can also enter the name and address you want on the ticket, if it is different from your own. It can even a minor's name.
[6] When you've finished with PayPal, you'll be taken to a thank-you page, confirming your purchase and letting you know that a printable scan of your completed ticket - with the name and address you indicated - will be emailed to you.
[7] PayPal will email you a receipt, similar to any other PayPal purchase.  
 
If you have ANY questions or problems, email the Games Manager at manager@arkansasvalleyambulance.com
If you need to talk with the Games Manager by phone, please include your phone number and you will receive a phone call.  
 

RAFFLE IS OVER
WINNER IS ROBERT GIST
TICKET #02

Bingo/Raffle License #: 2013-06486
Bingo/Raffle License #: 2014-07349  
 
This raffle game and webpage have been approved by the
Gaming Division of the Colorado Secretary of State.
Regular oversight reports are sent to them
and every step of this raffle has been verified by the state
to be in full compliance with the state's gaming regulations
and the Colorado State Statutes.  
 
To verify that Arkansas Valley Ambulance has a current raffle license,
you can call the Colorado Secretary of State's office at '303-869-4910.  
 
If you have questions about the raffle, or if you need help getting a ticket, email the Ambulance service's Games Manager at
manager@arkansasvalleyambulance.com.


 
 


Arkansas Valley Ambulance
P.O. Box 210
25416 US Highway 50
Cotopaxi, CO 81223  
 
To learn more about our nonprofit ambulance service, visit:
http://www.ArkansasValleyAmbulance.com

These pictures were taken in October 2013
by the Games Manager.
All pictures are of the property being raffled.  
 

View from the bench at the top of the property  
 
 
 

Rock Outcroppings and Ponderosa Trees  
 
 
 

Pinion and Juniper Trees  
 
 
 

Scrub Oaks Turning Colors  
 
 
 

Building Site for a Cabin  
 
 
 

Building Site for a Cabin  
 
 
 

The Corner Pins Have Been Located  
 
 
 

Rugged, Undisturbed, and Alone  
 
 
 

Follow Your Dream... Take a Chance  
 
 
 

Breathtaking and Peaceful  
 
Imagine yourself winning
this gorgeous property
for just the price of a raffle ticket!!!  
 
 
Every ticket has an equal chance to win.  
 
Winner can build on the land,
park a camper on it,
keep it pristine and camp in a tent,
hold it as an investment,
give it away as a gift or inheritance,
give it to a nonprofit for a tax write-off,
or sell it.  
 
Perfect for writers, artists, photographers,
campers, ATV'ers, and hunters,
and hard-working people who want to
get away from it all.  
 
Nearby you can enjoy
fishing, horseback riding, gambling,
rafting down the Arkansas River,
swimming, hiking, ATV rentals, zip lines,
touring, and more.
 
 
 
 

Aerial view provided by GIS Office in Fremont County Admin Building  
 
We believe the GPS coordinates of the SE corner are
38.3137 -105.4485