Outdoor Recreation in San Luis Valley Region

 Hunting and Sport Fishing

   
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2011 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation: Colorado
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This survey reports results from interviews with U.S. residents 16 years of age and older about their fishing, hunting, and wildlife watching experiences in the year 2011.

 

The Ultimate Food Plot
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One of the first things that every fledgling wildlife manager learns is that nutrition is the key to attracting and keeping big bucks. The second thing they learn is how expensive it is to grow good food plots.

 

Recommendations for Responsible Oil and Gas Development
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This report outlines sportsmen’s recommendations for responsible energy development in the Rocky Mountain West—a platform and prescription for development that accommodates our energy needs without sacrificing our Western heritage.

 

Conserving lands and prosperity: Seeking a proper balance between conservation and development in the Rocky Mountain West
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More than half of the land in the Western United states is managed by state and federal governments (Jackson, 1995). Public lands in the seven Rocky Mountain States alone cover an area roughly 7.5 ...

 

Hunters: A Force for Conservation
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Hunting seasons are starting to open, making this a great time to commemorate the important role that hunters play in habitat conservation.

 

Show Hunting and Sport Fishing Organizations & Professionals (31)
There are 31 resources serving San Luis Valley Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Hunting and Sport Fishing Organizations & Professionals serving San Luis Valley Region
Guides and Outfitters
Big Country Outfitting and Guiding, LLC
Adam Skadberg - South Fork, CO
Cherokee T.P. Outfitters
David and Kelly Slater - Monte Vista, CO
Circle Divide Outfitters
Ted Dooley - Creede, CO
Colorado Outfitters Association
- Dillon, CO
Diamond D Bar Outfitters
Obbie, Willa Lee, Gary and Bob Dickey - Del Norte, CO
Fishtail Ranch Outfitters
Lee Weiss - Chama, NM
Frazier Outfitting
Sammy Frazier - Monte Vista, CO
J and J Guide and Outfitters LLC
Joe Grisenti - Florence, CO
La Garita Outfitters
Mike Bondurant - Lakewood, CO
Lobo Outfitters, LLC
Dick Ray - Pagosa Springs, CO
Myers Hunting Services, Inc.
Don and Phyllis Myers - Hamilton, CO
Prewitt Outfitters
Lavelle and Claudia Prewitt - Del Norte, CO
Robert Preo
- Grand Juction, CO
Sangre De Cristo Outfitters, Inc.
Tom & Bill Schulze - Westcliffe, CO
Steamboat Lake Outfitters
Russ Lambert - Outfitting Director - Clark, CO
Wilderness Adventures, Inc.
Aaron Laske - Alamosa, CO
Land Leasing
American Hunting Lease Association
Steve Meng - President - Fishers, IN
CoBank
Robert B. Engel - Chief Executive Officer - Greenwood Village, CO
Evr-green Management Group, Inc
Matt S. Campbell - President - Rome, GA
Hunt Ark Duck
Cain Planting Company - McCrory, AR
Hunting Land Advisors
Stephen Ruckman - Founder - Mount Washington, KY
Hunting Lease Magazine
- Castle Rock, CO
Hunting Sports Plus
Daryl Traylor - Blue Springs, MO
Quality Deer Management Association
- Bogart, GA
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Ranching for Wildlife Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
Sustainable Agricultural Land Tenure Initiative
Neil Hamilton - Professor of Law/Dwight D. Opperman Chair of Law/Director of Ag Law Center - Des Moines, IA
US Farm Lease
- Ames, IA
Lodges and Ranches
Beartooth Capital Partners
Robert Keith - Managing Principal and Co-Founder - Bozeman, MT
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO

 Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism

   
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Colorado Roots
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Use this guide to get inspired by all the historic, culinary, ranch and farm, and cultural activities to be found across Colorado, and start planning your trip itinerary today.

 

What is Natural Heritage Tourism

Natural heritage tourism (or geotourism as defined by National Geographic) is defined as tourism that sustains or enhances the geographical character of a place—its environment, culture, aesthetics, heritage, and the well-being of its residents.

 

Bird Trails and Important Bird Areas
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A Bird Trail is more than a trail in the literal sense.  It is a “necklace” of sites, usually linked by a physiographic feature such as a river, that are united by the theme of “great for bird watching!”  Birding Trails are essentially driving routes that help you get from one prime birding spot to the next.

 

Rural Bounty

Explore North America's Rural Bounty

Discover the rich bounty of farm fresh fruits and vegetables, outdoor activities, and family fun that our rural countryside has to offer!

  • Daytrip or Vacation to a Farm or Ranch
  • Pick Your Own-Fruits, Pumpkins, Trees
  • Discover Charming Countryside Wineries
  • Challenge Your Hunting & Outdoor Skills

In the U.S. and Canada, there are approximately 65,000 farms and ranches that invite the public to visit, and more and more are becoming members on the Rural Bounty website. We invite you to come back often to plan relaxing day trips, or weeks away, enjoying the Rural Bounty of North America.  Visit website »

 

 

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There are 71 resources serving San Luis Valley Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism Organizations & Professionals serving San Luis Valley Region
Agritourism
Alida’s Fruits
- Palisade, CO
Anderson Farms
- Erie, CO
Aspen Moon Farm
- Longmont, CO
Azura Cellars
- Paonia, CO
B Bar S Ranch
- Nederland, CO
Balistreri Vineyards
- Denver, CO
Barefoot Homestead
- Conifer, CO
Bartels Land and Livestock Inc.
Nancy Bartels - Fort Collins, CO
Bee Family Centennial Farm Museum
- Fort Collins, CO
Bee Squared Apiaries
Beth Conrey - Berthoud, CO
Berg Harvest, LLC
- Paonia, CO
Berry Patch Farms
- Brighton, CO
Big B’s Delicious Orchards
- Hotchkiss, CO
Black Forest Meadery
- Colorado Springs, CO
Boxwood Gulch Ranch
- Shawnee, CO
Busy Bee Farm
- Larkspur, CO
C & R Farms
Megan Clark - Manager & Sales - Palisade, CO
Carlson Vineyards, Inc.
Parker Carlson - Palisade, CO
Chico Basin Ranch
- Colorado Springs, CO
Christensen Ranch, LLC
- Weldona, CO
Colorado Cellars Winery / Rocky Mountain Vineyards
- Palisade, CO
Colorado Cider Company
- Denver, CO
Cucharas River Farm
- La Veta, CO
High Country Highlands at Maryland Creek Ranch
Leo Causland - Silverthorne, CO
Laz Ewe 2 Bar Goat Dairy, LLC
- Del Norte, CO
Ecotourism
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
Bicycle Colorado
Dan Grunig - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Chico Basin Ranch
- Colorado Springs, CO
Colorado Mountain Club
Scott Robson - Executive Director - Golden, CO
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Bob Broscheid - Director - Denver, CO
Dan Zimmerer
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Statewide - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO
Joe Lewandowski
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Southwest Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Durango, CO
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
San Luis State Park and Wildlife Area
- Mosca, CO
Stay The Trail Colorado
Dan Gourley - Program CoordinatorCO
Walking Mountains Science Center
- Avon, CO
Wilderness Aware Rafting
- Buena Vista, CO
Wilderness Bud and Breakfast
Southwest Wilderness Experience - Pagosa Springs, CO
Guides and Outfitters
Big Country Outfitting and Guiding, LLC
Adam Skadberg - South Fork, CO
Cherokee T.P. Outfitters
David and Kelly Slater - Monte Vista, CO
Circle Divide Outfitters
Ted Dooley - Creede, CO
Colorado Outfitters Association
- Dillon, CO
Diamond D Bar Outfitters
Obbie, Willa Lee, Gary and Bob Dickey - Del Norte, CO
Fishtail Ranch Outfitters
Lee Weiss - Chama, NM
Frazier Outfitting
Sammy Frazier - Monte Vista, CO
J and J Guide and Outfitters LLC
Joe Grisenti - Florence, CO
La Garita Outfitters
Mike Bondurant - Lakewood, CO
Lobo Outfitters, LLC
Dick Ray - Pagosa Springs, CO
Myers Hunting Services, Inc.
Don and Phyllis Myers - Hamilton, CO
Prewitt Outfitters
Lavelle and Claudia Prewitt - Del Norte, CO
Robert Preo
- Grand Juction, CO
Sangre De Cristo Outfitters, Inc.
Tom & Bill Schulze - Westcliffe, CO
Steamboat Lake Outfitters
Russ Lambert - Outfitting Director - Clark, CO
Wilderness Adventures, Inc.
Aaron Laske - Alamosa, CO
Land Leasing
American Hunting Lease Association
Steve Meng - President - Fishers, IN
CoBank
Robert B. Engel - Chief Executive Officer - Greenwood Village, CO
Evr-green Management Group, Inc
Matt S. Campbell - President - Rome, GA
Hunt Ark Duck
Cain Planting Company - McCrory, AR
Hunting Land Advisors
Stephen Ruckman - Founder - Mount Washington, KY
Hunting Lease Magazine
- Castle Rock, CO
Hunting Sports Plus
Daryl Traylor - Blue Springs, MO
Quality Deer Management Association
- Bogart, GA
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Ranching for Wildlife Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
Sustainable Agricultural Land Tenure Initiative
Neil Hamilton - Professor of Law/Dwight D. Opperman Chair of Law/Director of Ag Law Center - Des Moines, IA
US Farm Lease
- Ames, IA
Lodges and Ranches
Beartooth Capital Partners
Robert Keith - Managing Principal and Co-Founder - Bozeman, MT
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO

 Nature-Based Tourism

   
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National Wildlife Refuge System - National Wildlife Refuge Locator

Find a Refuge Near You 

Nearly 46 million people visit national wildlife refuges each year. Visitors and local communities recognize refuges as national treasures:

  • Wildlife refuges are home to more than 700 species of birds, 220 species of mammals, 250 reptile and amphibian species and more than 200 species of fish.
  • Fifty-nine refuges have been established with a primary purpose of conserving threatened or endangered species.
  • 280 of the 1,200-plus federally-listed threatened or endangered species in the U.S. are found on units of the Refuge System.

 

 

2011 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation: Colorado
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This survey reports results from interviews with U.S. residents 16 years of age and older about their fishing, hunting, and wildlife watching experiences in the year 2011.

 

Decontamination Documentation for Cavers
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The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) strongly recommends, first and foremost, compliance with all cave closures, advisories, and regulations in all Federal, State,Tribal, and private lands.

 

What is Natural Heritage Tourism

Natural heritage tourism (or geotourism as defined by National Geographic) is defined as tourism that sustains or enhances the geographical character of a place—its environment, culture, aesthetics, heritage, and the well-being of its residents.

 

Bird Trails and Important Bird Areas
By:

A Bird Trail is more than a trail in the literal sense.  It is a “necklace” of sites, usually linked by a physiographic feature such as a river, that are united by the theme of “great for bird watching!”  Birding Trails are essentially driving routes that help you get from one prime birding spot to the next.

 

Rural Bounty

Explore North America's Rural Bounty

Discover the rich bounty of farm fresh fruits and vegetables, outdoor activities, and family fun that our rural countryside has to offer!

  • Daytrip or Vacation to a Farm or Ranch
  • Pick Your Own-Fruits, Pumpkins, Trees
  • Discover Charming Countryside Wineries
  • Challenge Your Hunting & Outdoor Skills

In the U.S. and Canada, there are approximately 65,000 farms and ranches that invite the public to visit, and more and more are becoming members on the Rural Bounty website. We invite you to come back often to plan relaxing day trips, or weeks away, enjoying the Rural Bounty of North America.  Visit website »

 

 

Show Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals (49)
There are 49 resources serving San Luis Valley Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals serving San Luis Valley Region
Agritourism
Alida’s Fruits
- Palisade, CO
Anderson Farms
- Erie, CO
Aspen Moon Farm
- Longmont, CO
Azura Cellars
- Paonia, CO
B Bar S Ranch
- Nederland, CO
Balistreri Vineyards
- Denver, CO
Barefoot Homestead
- Conifer, CO
Bartels Land and Livestock Inc.
Nancy Bartels - Fort Collins, CO
Bee Family Centennial Farm Museum
- Fort Collins, CO
Bee Squared Apiaries
Beth Conrey - Berthoud, CO
Berg Harvest, LLC
- Paonia, CO
Berry Patch Farms
- Brighton, CO
Big B’s Delicious Orchards
- Hotchkiss, CO
Black Forest Meadery
- Colorado Springs, CO
Boxwood Gulch Ranch
- Shawnee, CO
Busy Bee Farm
- Larkspur, CO
C & R Farms
Megan Clark - Manager & Sales - Palisade, CO
Carlson Vineyards, Inc.
Parker Carlson - Palisade, CO
Chico Basin Ranch
- Colorado Springs, CO
Christensen Ranch, LLC
- Weldona, CO
Colorado Cellars Winery / Rocky Mountain Vineyards
- Palisade, CO
Colorado Cider Company
- Denver, CO
Cucharas River Farm
- La Veta, CO
High Country Highlands at Maryland Creek Ranch
Leo Causland - Silverthorne, CO
Laz Ewe 2 Bar Goat Dairy, LLC
- Del Norte, CO
Campgrounds
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
San Luis State Park and Wildlife Area
- Mosca, CO
Wilderness Bud and Breakfast
Southwest Wilderness Experience - Pagosa Springs, CO
Ecotourism
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
Bicycle Colorado
Dan Grunig - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Chico Basin Ranch
- Colorado Springs, CO
Colorado Mountain Club
Scott Robson - Executive Director - Golden, CO
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Bob Broscheid - Director - Denver, CO
Dan Zimmerer
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Statewide - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO
Joe Lewandowski
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Southwest Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Durango, CO
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
San Luis State Park and Wildlife Area
- Mosca, CO
Stay The Trail Colorado
Dan Gourley - Program CoordinatorCO
Walking Mountains Science Center
- Avon, CO
Wilderness Aware Rafting
- Buena Vista, CO
Wilderness Bud and Breakfast
Southwest Wilderness Experience - Pagosa Springs, CO
Landscape Architects / Land Planning
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Knight Planning Services
Terrill Knight - Prinicpal - Eagle, CO
Mauriello Planning Group, LLC
Dominic F. Mauriello - Principal - Eagle, CO
Natural Design Solutions, Inc.
Neil McLane, RLA, LEED AP, CLARB - President - Longmont, CO
State and Federal Land
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
San Luis State Park and Wildlife Area
- Mosca, CO
 

 Local News Stories about Outdoor Recreation

Local Hunting and Sport Fishing News Items
Colorado hunting guide accused of wasting meat fined $35,000
6/9/2018 10:01:20 PM
A hunting guide from Colorado charged with wasting game and …

Colorado Hunting And Fishing License Fees Would Go Up Under Proposed Bill
3/19/2018 11:50:31 PM
… would raise hunting and fishing fees in Colorado passed the Colorado Senate. As … the measure, which would allow Colorado Parks and Wildlife to raise … increase from $45 5o $53. Hunting and fishing licenses account for …

Indiana men banned from hunting after killing Colorado bear
2/21/2018 1:16:05 PM
… ) — Two Indiana hunting instructors have been banned from hunting and possessing guns … killing a bear in western Colorado . The Aspen Times reports 55-year-old … , illegal possession of wildlife and hunting without permission. The father and … . Authorities say the two were hunting with a valid permit in …

Deer Hunting Limited In Colorado, Other Western U.S. States After Tough Winter
11/25/2017 12:44:33 PM
… killed. Colorado , Idaho, Oregon, Utah and Washington state also imposed hunting limits … , prompting a reduction in deer hunting permits to help herds boost … Washington, the number of elk hunting permits was cut drastically in … the number of mule deer hunting permits for nonresidents again next …

Hunting limited in Colorado, Western U.S. states after tough winter
11/24/2017 10:26:03 PM
… ; The Denver Post) CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Hunting guide Mike Clark normally has … killed. Colorado , Idaho, Oregon, Utah and Washington state also imposed hunting limits … Washington, the number of elk hunting permits was cut drastically in … the number of mule deer hunting permits for nonresidents again next …

Colorado refunding hunting licenses for hurricane, wildfire victims
9/21/2017 7:44:19 PM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Colorado Parks and Wildlife is issuing hunting license refunds and … refunds 30 days before the hunting season, but they are making …

CSPD recovers ‘fairly large number’ of hunting decoys
9/19/2017 6:57:42 PM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Recognize these duck hunting decoys? Colorado Springs police say the …

Nuggets Owner Stan Kroenke Under Fire for Big-Game Hunting Channel
8/8/2017 1:30:43 PM
… the Denver Nuggets and the Colorado Avalanche, is in the crosshairs … Outdoor TV promises “thousands of hunting , fishing and shooting episodes” for … fair hunting . "Most people won’t agree that trophy hunting is … the Los Angeles Rams, the Colorado Rapids and Altitude Sports and …

Colorado Springs urged to consider urban deer hunting
7/21/2017 11:41:12 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Colorado Springs councilmembers are being urged to consider allowing hunting within city limits to combat high populations of deer. Colorado … crashes and garden conflicts. The Colorado Springs Gazette reported (http:…

Father, son are issued felony summonses for alleged hunting incident
5/11/2017 9:15:21 AM
… information was available Wednesday from Colorado Parks and Wildlife about where … ; illegal possession of wildlife; and hunting without permission. The information detailing … witnesses for the prosecution, including Colorado Parks and Wildlife staff, conservation …

Colorado lawmakers consider giving free hunting, fishing licenses to veterans
5/9/2017 8:36:15 PM
… Photo: ThinkStock) × Colorado lawmakers consider giving free hunting , fishing licenses to veterans … the Colorado legislature would give veterans a free lifetime small game hunting and fishing license. The “ Colorado Heroes Hunting & Fishing …

Bill to boost Colorado Parks and Wildlife hunting and fishing fees dies in Senate committee
5/6/2017 8:17:26 AM
In the GOP health care bill that passed the U.S. House of Representatives this week, there is an echo from Colorado’s health-policy past. As part of the bill’s controversial provision that could allow insurers not to cover customers’ pre-existing …

Bill allowing Colorado Wildlife Commission to raise hunting and fishing fees could spread the cost of conservation on to hikers, boaters, bikers
4/25/2017 9:49:40 PM
Colorado State Capitol building If state lawmakers allow the Colorado Wildlife Commission to raise resident hunting and fishing … after rolling through three committees. Colorado Parks and Wildlife is promising … in Colorado and really break out of the old model.” The Colorado …

Shed antler hunting in Northwest Colorado opens Sunday
4/11/2017 10:51:26 AM
… pursuit. Restrictions on hunting shed antlers in Northwest Colorado end on April … outdoor recreation planner. Shed antler hunting was restricted between March 3 … , 11 and 3 in Northwest Colorado to protect wildlife that endured … the regulation,” said Mike Porras, Colorado Parks and Wildlife Northwest Region …

Cost of Colorado hunting, fishing licenses could jump 50% under new House bill
4/10/2017 8:47:58 PM
Following an at-times testy debate that stretched over two days, the Colorado House of Representatives on Friday gave preliminary approval to a $26.8 billion state budget proposal that covers a $400 million shortfall through steep cuts to hospitals, …

Shed antler hunting in Northwest Colorado opens Saturday
4/10/2017 8:26:50 PM
… pursuit. Restrictions on hunting shed antlers in Northwest Colorado will be lifted … outdoor recreation planner. Shed antler hunting was restricted between March 3 … , 11 and 3 in Northwest Colorado to protect wildlife that endured … the regulation,” said Mike Porras, Colorado Parks and Wildlife Northwest Region …

Cost of Colorado hunting, fishing licenses could jump 50% under new House bill
4/9/2017 3:00:43 AM
By Lisa Greim, Special to The Denver Post Click to see a list of all the Top Workplace companies. Placement of a real estate agency at the top of the Midsized Workplaces list should come as no surprise, as home sales in Colorado continue to sizzle. What …

Colorado big-game hunting license deadline is April 4
3/16/2017 5:00:25 PM
… variety of over-the-counter hunting licenses are offered in Colorado , however many big … to apply for limited licenses. Colorado Parks and Wildlife offers these … a copy of the 2017 Colorado Big Game brochure that includes … to hunt with friends, the Colorado ’s preference-point system, strategies for …

Colorado Parks and Wildlife seminars focus on turkey and big game hunting
3/15/2017 6:24:43 PM
… .m. Monday, March 20, at Colorado Youth Outdoors, Fort Collins. The … to increase understanding of turkey hunting . Register at www.register-ed.com … Classroom in Denver. Experts from Colorado Parks and Wildlife will walk … opportunities to get outside with Colorado Parks and Wildlife, visit http …

Colorado seeks higher hunting, fishing fees
8/29/2016 9:18:27 AM
DENVER -- Colorado wildlife officials are holding meetings … double the cost of in-state hunting and fishing licenses. Without the … down hatcheries and limit hunting licenses. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials have … to pay more to keep hunting and fishing rights.

Colorado officials seek higher hunting, fishing fees
8/28/2016 11:00:37 AM
DENVER (AP) — Colorado wildlife officials are holding meetings … double the cost of in-state hunting and fishing licenses. Without the … , shut down hatcheries and limit hunting licenses. The Denver Post reports … ;/tinyurl.com/zrcljqg ) Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials have …

Hunting season starts in Northwest Colorado
8/26/2016 8:17:39 PM
… of blaze orange around town — hunting season is underway. Archery season … and actually start guiding.” Bow hunting is popular with many hunters … season, starting on Oct. 15. Colorado Parks and Wildlife spokesman Mike … handed, Porras said success in hunting doesn’t necessarily come from …

Blue Mountain Ranch—1,300-Acre Colorado Trophy Elk Hunting...
8/19/2016 5:15:26 PM
… 14 Hotchkiss, Colorado (PRWEB) August 19, 2016 United Country – Colorado Brokers and … Gary Hubbell, a Colorado native and former outfitter and hunting guide. “The … the elk hunting is world-class.” Trophy elk hunters know that Colorado ’s … most sought-after destinations in Colorado for trophy elk hunting , and this ranch …

Craig briefs: Colorado hunting group scheduled to meet Wednesday
7/27/2016 5:15:00 AM
Hunting Works For Colorado invites local partners and Craig area hunters and hunting … administration of wild horses in Colorado from 6 to 7 p … . Colorado has four Herd Management Areas along the western slope of Colorado …

Craig Briefs: Colorado hunting group sets regional meeting in Craig
7/26/2016 1:47:57 AM
Hunting Works For Colorado invites local partners and Craig area hunters and hunting … all are welcome. Contact Hunting Works For Colorado coordinator Andy Leer at …

Colorado Parks and Wildlife looks to raise hunting, fishing fees
7/19/2016 2:54:09 AM
… a proposal by Colorado Parks and Wildlife to increase hunting and fishing … 2016 Colorado Big Game Guide, an annual fishing license for adult Colorado … first be approved through the Colorado Legislature before they are finalized … Denny Behrens, chairman of the Colorado Mule Deer Association. “We’re …

Colorado Premier Goose and Duck Hunting Preserve Auction
7/18/2016 3:14:01 PM
… Event Ending August 11 Snyder, Colorado (PRWEB) July 18, 2016 Buyers … ± acres of premier Colorado goose and duck hunting preserve with a 3 … foot lodge, located in Snyder, Colorado . United Strategic Client Services in … excited to present this amazing hunting property to the public,” Woodling …

Bill to extend Colorado bear hunting season fails
3/29/2016 12:43:39 PM
… extend the bear-hunting season in Colorado by adding the month of … conflicts in the state of Colorado .  Opponents questioned whether it would … Colorado Parks & Wildlife spokesman Matt Robbins. The bear hunting season in Colorado … , when hunting of bears in that month was banned by Colorado voters …

Colorado Parks and Wildlife to hold hunting license seminar
2/24/2016 11:41:18 PM
New hunters and hunters new to Colorado can attend big game application seminars this spring to learn how to correctly apply for licenses in Colorado. Colorado Parks and Wildlife will hold the seminars, where expert presenters will cover the license …

Neal: The many ways hunting benefits Colorado
11/7/2015 7:44:58 PM
… about big-game hunting in North America. With Colorado 's hunting seasons now … , there is no trophy hunting in Colorado . Under Colorado law, every game species … , Colorado hunting licenses are only allocated for game species that can support hunting …

The many ways hunting benefits Colorado
11/7/2015 7:43:38 PM
… about big-game hunting in North America. With Colorado 's hunting seasons now … , there is no trophy hunting in Colorado . Under Colorado law, every game species … , Colorado hunting licenses are only allocated for game species that can support hunting …

Colorado will not increase mountain lion hunting
10/26/2015 11:10:50 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Colorado is backing off a proposal to increase mountain lion hunting in hopes of boosting the mule deer population in southern Colorado …

Local Nature-Based Tourism News Items
Colorado Parks and Wildlife determines bear attack unlikely following investigation in Red Feather Lakes incident
6/22/2018 7:11:22 PM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) has determined that the June 5 attack reported on U.S. Forest Service land in Red Feather Lakes was unlikely a bear attack.

If you don’t act now, you could miss the best fishing of the summer
6/20/2018 12:17:06 PM
This year's river conditions are unique. Reports from the Arkansas, the Colorado, the White and even the Big Thompson rivers have had a consistent theme: runoff has peaked, the flows are low and clear, and you need to be fly fishing now.

What can you do at Colorado ski resorts in the summer? Plenty
6/14/2018 5:30:01 PM
Don't be fooled by the lack of snow, Colorado's ski resorts are open for the summer and they have plenty of offerings on the table.

 Google News about Outdoor Recreation

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Hunting and Sport Fishing News Items
13 Unlucky Animals That Are Killed for Fun - Sierra Magazine
6/23/2018 10:30:22 AM
Sierra Magazine 13 Unlucky Animals That Are Killed for Fun Sierra Magazine California became the first state to ban prizes for wildlife killing contests in 2014, and Colorado soon followed suit with its own restrictions on prizes and take for small game . As wildlife advocates and online .... Even though some prairie dogs are ...

DiFatta: The 3 Ps of creating your own trip into the great outdoors - Hattiesburg American
6/21/2018 7:39:00 PM
Hattiesburg American DiFatta: The 3 Ps of creating your own trip into the great outdoors Hattiesburg American If you've been dreaming of an out-of-state hunting , fishing or camping trip but don't think you can afford it, think again. All you ... I remember I used to borrow Scott Haigler's 4-wheeler for elk hunting trips to Colorado , that is, before I found out ...

An Exiled Old-Timer, Goose Gossage Still Won't Back Down - New York Times
6/15/2018 6:41:45 PM
New York Times An Exiled Old-Timer, Goose Gossage Still Won't Back Down New York Times Gossage, who turns 67 next month, first came to the edge of this former mining town one summer in the late 1950s, singing, “America the Beautiful,” while riding in the back of his uncle Bert's Jeep on what was then a day trip from his home in Colorado ...

'Sportsmen' beware - Boulder Weekly
6/7/2018 11:43:45 AM
Boulder Weekly 'Sportsmen' beware Boulder Weekly In the world of oil and gas in Colorado , there is no single group of citizens more important to the industry's ability to continue its fracking and energy extraction on public lands or in close proximity to homes, schools and neighborhoods than the ...

CPW to hold women's 'Cast n Blast' clinic in Kremmling - Sky Hi News
6/1/2018 11:09:46 AM
Sky Hi News CPW to hold women's 'Cast n Blast' clinic in Kremmling Sky Hi News Are you a woman who's always wanted to learn the basics of fly - fishing , or how to safely handle and fire a shotgun? ... to the sport. The clinic is offered through Colorado Parks and Wildlife's Hunter Outreach Program, and designed for women 18 and older. and more »

Denver Sports Omelette: John Elway misses the cut at Colorado Senior Open - The Denver Post
6/1/2018 8:01:38 AM
The Denver Post Denver Sports Omelette: John Elway misses the cut at Colorado Senior Open The Denver Post The crackle of the fire, the crisp night air, the sheer space between you and the city far, far below. It's hard not to romanticize the act of spending the night outdoors. But if you didn't grow up camping, fishing or hunting , where do you begin? Read ... Beth Bowlen, daughter of Pat Bowlen, says she wants to be Broncos' controlling owner – The Athletic The Athletic all 104 news articles »

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is accepting applications for the Colorado Sportsmen's Roundtable - North Forty News
5/28/2018 10:01:46 AM
North Forty News Colorado Parks and Wildlife is accepting applications for the Colorado Sportsmen's Roundtable North Forty News Twice each year, Sportsmen's Caucuses hold open meetings, giving local hunters and anglers an opportunity to discuss regional issues with their delegates, including small and big game hunting , sport fishing , outfitting and other sportsmen-dependent ...

Fishing tips for beginners, including where to start in Colorado, from a wily veteran - The Know
5/26/2018 1:32:13 PM
The Know Fishing tips for beginners, including where to start in Colorado , from a wily veteran The Know His first real fly rod came from his Grandma's attic in Eureka and he traded in a small hunting rifle for his first fly tying kit in the early '50s when the sport was in its infancy. I'm telling you all of this to let you know that Dad, now 77, and ...

Fee hike for Colorado hunting, fishing licenses and state parks clears Senate in unanimous vote - The Denver Post
3/14/2018 8:59:12 PM
The Denver Post Fee hike for Colorado hunting , fishing licenses and state parks clears Senate in unanimous vote The Denver Post The bill highlights 10 goals behind the fee increases, including growing the number of hunters and anglers in Colorado , recruiting and retaining employees, investing in access programs on public and private land and improving big game and fish ... Colorado Parks and Wildlife asks lawmakers to raise price of licenses, entrance fees KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News all 8 news articles »

Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism News Items
Interpretive signs vandalized; public asked to help - Valley Courier
6/16/2018 3:21:25 AM
Interpretive signs vandalized; public asked to help Valley Courier The Portal signs signature project was a collaboration between the Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area, US Forest Service, Colorado Historical Society, Colorado Division of Colorado Parks and Wildlife, San Luis Valley Resource Area, U.S. Fish and ...

The 20 best things to do in Colorado Springs - Time Out
6/13/2018 5:16:05 PM
Time Out The 20 best things to do in Colorado Springs Time Out Rich with the history of a pioneering people, the region has no shortage of ways to get acquainted with the Wild West and the frontier spirit that shapes the city's character and heritage . So rustle up your inner cowboy and ... There are tons of ways ... and more »

North Carolina Zoo Mourns the Passing of Rosie, the Matriarch of the Zoo's Gorilla Troop - Yes! Weekly
6/11/2018 12:16:14 PM
Yes! Weekly North Carolina Zoo Mourns the Passing of Rosie, the Matriarch of the Zoo's Gorilla Troop Yes! Weekly Rosie and her excellent maternal care skills were a key factor in the recent decision to relocate Dembe, a 5-year-old male gorilla from the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado after his father died. ... life in our state by creating opportunities to ... and more »

Nature-Based Tourism News Items
Predicting tree mortality - Science Daily
6/9/2015 3:01:21 PM
Science Daily Predicting tree mortality Science Daily Local economies in states like California and Colorado are highly dependent on the nature-based tourism and recreation provided by forests, which offer a scenic backdrop to the skiing, fishing and backpacking opportunities that draw so many people to ...

Growth of Eco-Tourism Raises Concerns - New York Times
4/12/2009 8:07:53 AM
New York Times Growth of Eco-Tourism Raises Concerns New York Times “I think it's fair to say that 'sustainable tourism' is an oxymoron,” said Auden Schendler, the executive director of sustainability at Aspen Skiing Co. in Colorado and the author of a new book “Getting Green Done: Hard Truths from the Front Lines of ... and more »