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Hunter Gets Huge Fine For Illegal Hunt

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife cautions hunters to respect private land and avoid trespassing after a Grand County judge ordered Robert Johnson, 55, of Granby, to pay $11,653.50 in fines and court costs and perform 50 hours of community service in a sentencing hearing last Monday. Johnson, his wife and three accomplices trespassed onto the Devil’s Continue reading

Military and Vets Get Free Entrance to Colorado Parks

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife is offering free park entrance to active-duty military and veterans until the end of August. The CPW invites Colorado’s military men and women to enjoy the beauty and recreational opportunities available in Colorado State Parks. Eligible individuals can get their pass in advance at any CPW office or state park to avoid delays at the Continue reading

Hunting Licenses Go on Sale Next Month

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) will offer big game licenses for elk, pronghorn, bear, deer and turkey, to residents and nonresidents, beginning August 5th. This is the first time all big game licenses – leftover, over-the-counter with caps, and unlimited over-the-counter – will be for sale at the same time.  Continue reading

Colorado Parks and Wildlife to Meet in Meeker This Week

colorado parksThe Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission will meet in Meeker Thursday and Friday to receive briefings on habitat preservation and improvement, regulation and management changes for invasive terrestrial species, small game seasons and big game season structure Continue reading

Parks and Wildlife to Increase BUI Patrols

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) will be participating in Operation Dry Water June 27th through the 29th, as part of a nationally coordinated effort to reduce the number of accidents and deaths related to boating under the influence (BUI).  During the three-day weekend, officers will be on the water Continue reading

Cast, Blast and Twang Offered to Women in Granby

colorado parksTo keep up with the growing number of women wishing to hunt and fish, the demand for women-only hunting and fishing classes is also growing. To encourage women to participate on their own, Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering another free, women-only Cast, Blast and Twang, June 28th in the Continue reading

Turkey License Applications Available Later This Week

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife is reminding turkey hunters that they can begin applying for fall limited licenses Thursday. The deadline is July 10th.  Over-the-counter turkey licenses can be purchased at any Colorado Parks and Wildlife office, license agents or online beginning August 5.  Hunters are advised Continue reading

Fishing and Stocking Guides Made Available Online

colorado parksWith the arrival of spring, anglers have started to flock to Colorado’s waters to take advantage of the year’s best fishing conditions, and each week Colorado Parks and Wildlife will be putting out a statewide fishing report to help make sure they’re successful.  The report will include current conditions and Continue reading