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Free Turkey Hunts For Women And Kids

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering three mentored turkey hunts for novice hunters in Northwest Colorado. Two hunts will be available for kids between the ages of 12 and 17 who have never hunted, with another being offered for novice women. The hunts, which are part of CPW’s Hunter Outreach Program, will occur over three-days, and will focus on teaching the basics of safe and Continue reading

Changes To Big Game Application Process

License applications are being accepted now for the 2018 Colorado big game, sheep and mountain goat hunting seasons. This will be the first year the big game draw process will be conducted through the new integrated purchasing system, so there will be some significant changes Continue reading

Apply To Hunt For Free Near Meeker

Hunters with the appropriate tags can now apply for a limited number of free unguided elk hunts on Crooked Wash Ranch near Meeker. Two hunts are available for hunters who drew a limited antler-less cow elk license for Game Management Unit 11 Continue reading

Hunt For Inexperienced Youth Near Craig

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering five young hunters a chance to earn a mentored, high-quality spring turkey hunt on private land, near Craig. Scheduled to take place in early may, the hunt is made possible with the support of local landowners working in partnership with CPW wildlife managers. Part of CPW’s Hunter Outreach Program, the hunt is part of an effort to instill respect for wildlife, the outdoors, and the traditions of hunting in Colorado’s youth. All novice youth hunters are encouraged to apply. Those that have no prior hunting experience or Continue reading

Free Hunt For Inexperienced Youth

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering six young hunters a chance to win a mentored turkey hunt on private land near Meeker in early April. Local landowners partner with CPW wildlife managers to offer the hunt through the agency’s Hunter Outreach Program. The program is part of CPW’s continuing effort to instill respect for wildlife, the outdoors, and Continue reading

Area Hunting Effected By Beaver Creek Fire

colorado parksDue to the ongoing Beaver Creek Fire, Colorado Parks and Wildlife has closed much of  Game Management Unit 161 and surrounding areas in North Park to hunting through the fall seasons.  The 35,000 acre fire began burning beetle-killed trees in late June and will likely continue burning until the first snows move into the area. For the safety of Continue reading

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Employees Plead Guilty To Illegal Hunt

colorado parksFour men including two U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employees have accepted charges related to the illegal killing of a high quality bull elk on private land in October of 2014.  44 year old Thad Bingham, the man who killed the elk, pleaded guilty to trespassing and illegal possession of wildlife in a Garfield County Court late last Continue reading

Important Info For Hunters

colorado parksApprentice licenses and hunter education test out options are now being offered through Colorado Parks and Wildlife.  These options, that went in to effect on April 6th, are intended to fosters peoples interest and get people active in the out doors. The Hunter Education test-out option is being offered to U.S Military and people over the age of 50. Continue reading

Deadline Looms To Apply For Big Game Hunts In CO

hunterThe deadline to apply for 2016 Limited Big Game Hunting Licenses in Colorado is Tuesday. These licenses include deer, elk, pronghorn, moose, bear, sheep and goats. To apply hunters should refer to the Colorado Parks and Wildlife 2016 Continue reading

Turkey Hunt Offered For Novice Hunters Near Craig

Wild_turkey_eastern_usAnother turkey hunt is being offered to young inexperienced hunters in Northwest Colorado by the Colorado Parks and Wildlife. The third annual Douglas Mountain Spring Turkey Hunt will take place just west of Craig on may 7th and 8th, and is open to four young Continue reading

Turkey Hunt For Amateur Youth In NW CO

Wild_turkey_eastern_usThree young amateur hunters from Northwest Colorado will have the opportunity to improve on their skills by participating in a guided turkey hunt this spring in Meeker. Kids that are interested can apply to Colorado Parks and Wildlife to participate in Continue reading

Turkey Hunt Available For Novice Woman

turkeyA turkey hunt is being offered to woman from Colorado who would like to improve on their hunting skills.  Colorado Parks and Wildlife is accepting applications from woman with little to no hunting experience that would like to participate in a private turkey hunt that will be Continue reading