Outdoor Recreation in Central Mountains 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 (55)
There are 55 resources serving Central Mountains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Hunting and Sport Fishing Organizations & Professionals serving Central Mountains Region
Guides and Outfitters
AEI Guide and Outfitter
Tim Kempfe - Almont, CO
Bar Diamond Ranch, LLC-Ferrier Outfitters
Dellis and Linda Ferrier - Hotchkiss, CO
Colorado Outfitters Association
- Dillon, CO
Cowboy Camp Outfitters, Inc.
Robert Port - Golden, CO
D. & G. Horses-Old Time Outfitting
Dale, Gail, & Leah Coombs - Rifle, CO
Fawn Gulch Outfitters, LLC
- Pagosa Springs, CO
Flat Tops Wilderness Guides, LLC
Amy and Clifford Gray - Eagle, CO
Geneva Park Outfitters, LLC
Terry Sandmeier - Buena Vista, CO
Gypsum Creek Outfitters, Ltd.
John Jodrie - Gypsum, CO
Halfmoon Packing & Outfitting LLC
Tom Burch - Leadville, CO
Highlands Unlimited, Inc.
Geoff and Jenny Burbey - Hesperus, CO
Horn Fork Guides, Ltd.
Joe Boucher - Buena Vista, CO
Hubbard Creek Outfitters & Pack Station, LLC
Larry Allen - Hotchkiss, CO
Independence Pass Outfitting Company, LLC
Ian McLendon - Aspen, CO
J and J Guide and Outfitters LLC
Joe Grisenti - Florence, CO
Keyah Grande Outfitters, LLC
Michael Iguchi - Pagosa Springs, CO
Keys Guide & Outfiitting, LLC
Joe Keys - Clifton, CO
Lazy F Bar Ranch & Outfitters, Inc.
Steven Guerrieri - Gunnison, CO
Lobo Outfitters, LLC
Dick Ray - Pagosa Springs, CO
Mark Davies Guide Service Inc.
- Loma, CO
Matschee Guide Service, LLC
Tim and Kathy Matschee - Denver, CO
Myers Hunting Services, Inc.
Don and Phyllis Myers - Hamilton, CO
Outwest Guides, LLC
Dwight Cox - Marble, CO
Over The Hill Outfitters, Inc.
Randy & Terry Palmer - Durango, CO
Peak to Creek Outfitters, Inc.
Gene Carlson - Owner - Bayfield, CO
Robert Preo
- Grand Juction, CO
Sangre De Cristo Outfitters, Inc.
Tom & Bill Schulze - Westcliffe, CO
Sawbuck Outfitters Colorado Hunts
Joseph Cisler - Crawford, CO
Sheep Creek Ranch Outfitters
Daren Olson - Meeker, CO
Steamboat Lake Outfitters
Russ Lambert - Outfitting Director - Clark, CO
Tarryall Outfitters LLC
Alex Bolla - Littleton, CO
Telluride Hunting Guides, LLC
Troy Youngfleish - Telluride, CO
The Gunnison Country Guide Service
John Nelson - Gunnison, CO
Third Generation Outfitters, LLC
Forest & Jaclyn Bramwell - Pagosa Springs, CO
Track 'Em Outfitters
Bill Canterbury - Howard, CO
Turner Guide Service
Mark Turner - Idaho Springs, CO
West Elk Wilderness Outfitters
Bruce 'LB'Mullin Jr. - Gunnison, CO
Winterhawk Outfitters, Inc.
- Collbran, 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
North Fork Ranch & Fishing Lodge
Dean and Karen Kaiser - Shawnee, CO
Tarryall River Ranch
- Lake George, 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 »

 

 

Show Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism Organizations & Professionals (104)
There are 104 resources serving Central Mountains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism Organizations & Professionals serving Central Mountains 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
Colon Orchards
Mannie Colon - Cañon City, CO
Colorado Cellars Winery / Rocky Mountain Vineyards
- Palisade, CO
Colorado Cider Company
- Denver, CO
Happy Apple Farm
- Penrose, CO
High Country Highlands at Maryland Creek Ranch
Leo Causland - Silverthorne, CO
Jumpin’ Good Goat Dairy, LLC
- Buena Vista, CO
Tarryall River Ranch
- Lake George, CO
The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey
- Cañon City, CO
Ecotourism
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
Bicycle Colorado
Dan Grunig - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Brad Henley
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Southeast Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Colorado Springs, 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
Eleven Mile State Park
- Lake George, CO
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO
Joe Lewandowski
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Southwest Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Durango, CO
Mueller State Park
- Divide, CO
North Fork Ranch & Fishing Lodge
Dean and Karen Kaiser - Shawnee, CO
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Spinney Mountain State Park
- Lake George, CO
Staunton State Park
- Pine, CO
Stay The Trail Colorado
Dan Gourley - Program CoordinatorCO
Sylvan Lake State Park
- Eagle, CO
Walking Mountains Science Center
- Avon, CO
Waunita Hot Springs Ranch
Ryan Pringle - Gunnison, CO
Wilderness Aware Rafting
- Buena Vista, CO
Wilderness Bud and Breakfast
Southwest Wilderness Experience - Pagosa Springs, CO
Guides and Outfitters
AEI Guide and Outfitter
Tim Kempfe - Almont, CO
Bar Diamond Ranch, LLC-Ferrier Outfitters
Dellis and Linda Ferrier - Hotchkiss, CO
Colorado Outfitters Association
- Dillon, CO
Cowboy Camp Outfitters, Inc.
Robert Port - Golden, CO
D. & G. Horses-Old Time Outfitting
Dale, Gail, & Leah Coombs - Rifle, CO
Fawn Gulch Outfitters, LLC
- Pagosa Springs, CO
Flat Tops Wilderness Guides, LLC
Amy and Clifford Gray - Eagle, CO
Geneva Park Outfitters, LLC
Terry Sandmeier - Buena Vista, CO
Gypsum Creek Outfitters, Ltd.
John Jodrie - Gypsum, CO
Halfmoon Packing & Outfitting LLC
Tom Burch - Leadville, CO
Highlands Unlimited, Inc.
Geoff and Jenny Burbey - Hesperus, CO
Horn Fork Guides, Ltd.
Joe Boucher - Buena Vista, CO
Hubbard Creek Outfitters & Pack Station, LLC
Larry Allen - Hotchkiss, CO
Independence Pass Outfitting Company, LLC
Ian McLendon - Aspen, CO
J and J Guide and Outfitters LLC
Joe Grisenti - Florence, CO
Keyah Grande Outfitters, LLC
Michael Iguchi - Pagosa Springs, CO
Keys Guide & Outfiitting, LLC
Joe Keys - Clifton, CO
Lazy F Bar Ranch & Outfitters, Inc.
Steven Guerrieri - Gunnison, CO
Lobo Outfitters, LLC
Dick Ray - Pagosa Springs, CO
Mark Davies Guide Service Inc.
- Loma, CO
Matschee Guide Service, LLC
Tim and Kathy Matschee - Denver, CO
Myers Hunting Services, Inc.
Don and Phyllis Myers - Hamilton, CO
Outwest Guides, LLC
Dwight Cox - Marble, CO
Over The Hill Outfitters, Inc.
Randy & Terry Palmer - Durango, CO
Peak to Creek Outfitters, Inc.
Gene Carlson - Owner - Bayfield, CO
Robert Preo
- Grand Juction, CO
Sangre De Cristo Outfitters, Inc.
Tom & Bill Schulze - Westcliffe, CO
Sawbuck Outfitters Colorado Hunts
Joseph Cisler - Crawford, CO
Sheep Creek Ranch Outfitters
Daren Olson - Meeker, CO
Steamboat Lake Outfitters
Russ Lambert - Outfitting Director - Clark, CO
Tarryall Outfitters LLC
Alex Bolla - Littleton, CO
Telluride Hunting Guides, LLC
Troy Youngfleish - Telluride, CO
The Gunnison Country Guide Service
John Nelson - Gunnison, CO
Third Generation Outfitters, LLC
Forest & Jaclyn Bramwell - Pagosa Springs, CO
Track 'Em Outfitters
Bill Canterbury - Howard, CO
Turner Guide Service
Mark Turner - Idaho Springs, CO
West Elk Wilderness Outfitters
Bruce 'LB'Mullin Jr. - Gunnison, CO
Winterhawk Outfitters, Inc.
- Collbran, 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
North Fork Ranch & Fishing Lodge
Dean and Karen Kaiser - Shawnee, CO
Tarryall River Ranch
- Lake George, 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 (63)
There are 63 resources serving Central Mountains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals serving Central Mountains 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
Colon Orchards
Mannie Colon - Cañon City, CO
Colorado Cellars Winery / Rocky Mountain Vineyards
- Palisade, CO
Colorado Cider Company
- Denver, CO
Happy Apple Farm
- Penrose, CO
High Country Highlands at Maryland Creek Ranch
Leo Causland - Silverthorne, CO
Jumpin’ Good Goat Dairy, LLC
- Buena Vista, CO
Tarryall River Ranch
- Lake George, CO
The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey
- Cañon City, CO
Campgrounds
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
Eleven Mile State Park
- Lake George, CO
Mueller State Park
- Divide, CO
Sylvan Lake State Park
- Eagle, 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
Brad Henley
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Southeast Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Colorado Springs, 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
Eleven Mile State Park
- Lake George, CO
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO
Joe Lewandowski
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Southwest Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Durango, CO
Mueller State Park
- Divide, CO
North Fork Ranch & Fishing Lodge
Dean and Karen Kaiser - Shawnee, CO
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Spinney Mountain State Park
- Lake George, CO
Staunton State Park
- Pine, CO
Stay The Trail Colorado
Dan Gourley - Program CoordinatorCO
Sylvan Lake State Park
- Eagle, CO
Walking Mountains Science Center
- Avon, CO
Waunita Hot Springs Ranch
Ryan Pringle - Gunnison, CO
Wilderness Aware Rafting
- Buena Vista, CO
Wilderness Bud and Breakfast
Southwest Wilderness Experience - Pagosa Springs, CO
Landscape Architects / Land Planning
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
Eleven Mile State Park
- Lake George, CO
Mueller State Park
- Divide, CO
Spinney Mountain State Park
- Lake George, CO
Staunton State Park
- Pine, CO
Sylvan Lake State Park
- Eagle, CO
 

 Local News Stories about Outdoor Recreation

Local Hunting and Sport Fishing News Items
Colorado outfitter pleads guilty to hunting illegally on public land, illegal possession of big game
11/8/2018 9:47:49 AM
… guilty to numerous illegal hunting practices during the 2016 … illegally baiting big-game after Colorado Parks & Wildlife (CPW … — and also banned from hunting for four years — and … further restrictions on their individual hunting licenses, the CPW said. …

Colorado outfitter sentenced for illegal hunting
11/7/2018 7:17:22 PM
… JUNCTION — A 70-year-old Colorado outfitter and four employees of … during the 2016-17 hunting seasons. The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department … tip line, is prohibited from hunting for four years and must …

Colorado outfitter guilty of illegal hunting
11/7/2018 4:22:00 PM
… . (AP) — A 70-year-old Colorado outfitter and four employees of … during the 2016-17 hunting seasons. The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department … tip line, is prohibited from hunting for four years and must …

WATCH: New Liam Neeson trailer finds him in fictional Colorado town hunting drug cartel with snow plow
10/29/2018 6:36:38 PM
If you see Liam Neeson behind a snow plow, run. Not everyone can turn your average winter accessory into a weapon, but it is Neeson, after all. He does just that in his latest, “Cold Pursuit,” which is set in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. The fictional …

A Sportsman’s Tale: Huge Colorado elks provide thrills for hunting trio
10/19/2018 2:32:30 PM
… good hunting and great memories. I recently hunted elk in Northwest Colorado … the Rocky Mountains. I was hunting with my cousin, Mike Ayup … St. Louis. We were hunting at a 7,000-foot … Clint Pignotta from Whitaker Brothers Hunting Company. The hunt was arranged …

Tips for the best hunting and fishing in Colorado this fall
10/17/2018 2:27:28 PM
… Denver Post)Fall in Colorado is always a challenging time … brown trout activity on the Colorado River.  The confluence of … , he said. Waterfowl hunting For waterfowl hunting , recent cold weather has … more time in Colorado and provide good hunting right up to …

Join Colorado Parks and Wildlife in Celebrating National Hunting and Fishing Day
9/22/2018 7:57:40 AM
… . Colorado Parks and Wildlife LogoDENVER – Colorado Parks … greenback cutthroat trout, Colorado ’s state fish … Colorado . To learn more about how hunting and angling help conservation in Colorado … , visit cpw.state.co.us. Please note that National Hunting …

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 …

Fee hike for Colorado hunting, fishing licenses and state parks clears Senate in unanimous vote
3/14/2018 9:32:14 PM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife is on track to raise hunting … once-a-decade legislation. Colorado Parks and Wildlife spokeswoman … hunters and anglers in Colorado , recruiting and retaining employees … efforts in Colorado are funded by hunting and fishing …

Indiana men banned from hunting after killing Colorado bear
2/21/2018 1:16:05 PM
… killing a bear in western Colorado . The Aspen Times reports 55 … illegal possession of wildlife and hunting without permission. The father and … Authorities say the two were hunting with a valid permit in … animal in an area where hunting was prohibited and left …

Body found in Arkansas River identified as Colorado Springs man reportedly hunting treasure
1/26/2018 8:22:44 PM
Caption + Eric Ashby went missing after a rafting accident June 28. (Courtesy of Facebook) A body pulled from the Arkansas River in July was identified Friday as Eric Ashby, a Colorado Springs man who disappeared in June on a rafting trip and was presumed …

Colorado Springs leaders consider bow hunting to control big urban deer population
12/26/2017 10:16:55 PM
Deer in Colorado Springs neighborhood × Colorado Springs leaders consider bow hunting to control big … urban deer population Deer in Colorado Springs neighborhood COLORADO …

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

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

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 preference … refunds 30 days before the hunting season, but they are making …

Colorado hunting ranch sues oil company over pipeline leak
8/1/2017 3:07:46 PM
The owner of a Colorado big-game hunting ranch has sued an oil …

Colorado hunting ranch suing oil company over pipeline leak
8/1/2017 12:33:35 PM
The owner of a Colorado big-game hunting ranch has sued an oil …

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 … an urban- hunting program like those in some rural Colorado communities. The …

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 DENVER … 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
… the Colorado Wildlife Commission to raise resident hunting and … rolling through three committees. Colorado Parks and Wildlife is … 1321 — which the Colorado Legislative Council estimates could … executive director of Compass Colorado , said the fee increases …

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

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
… Restrictions on hunting shed antlers in Northwest Colorado will be … recreation planner. Shed antler hunting was restricted between March … and 3 in Northwest Colorado to protect wildlife that … ,” said Mike Porras, Colorado Parks and Wildlife Northwest …

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 is …

Cost of Colorado hunting, fishing licenses could jump 50% under new House bill
4/7/2017 4:20:55 PM
Not that it may offer much solace to homeowners trying to come up with property taxes due on April 30, but Colorado homes are taxed at some of the lowest rates in the country, according to an analysis Thursday from ATTOM Data Solutions. The effective …

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

Colorado Parks and Wildlife seminars focus on turkey and big game hunting
3/15/2017 6:24:43 PM
… Night Out (doors) Turkey Hunting 101 seminar at 6-8 … to increase understanding of turkey hunting . Register at www.register-ed … 47;99652. A big game hunting seminar for both sexes will … opportunities to get outside with Colorado Parks and Wildlife, visit http …

'Shed Hunting' Becoming Dangerous To Colorado's Wildlife
2/12/2017 7:44:03 PM
… ahead to this spring in Colorado but it might not … many are familiar with. Across Colorado elk, moose and deer are … using dogs,” said Jeff Behncke, Colorado Parks and Wildlife District Wildlife … a big fine. LINK: Shed Hunting : From Colorado Parks & Wildlife

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Colorado state parks free on Black Friday
11/23/2018 8:27:22 AM
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Parks and Wildlife approves license, fee increases | Sports & Outdoors - Mountain Mail Newspaper
12/6/2018 12:11:00 PM
Parks and Wildlife approves license, fee increases | Sports & Outdoors    Mountain Mail Newspaper The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission voted recently to approve increases to hunting and fishing licenses, camping and daily and annual park pass fees, ...

In search of six goose species in one day - The Coloradoan
11/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
In search of six goose species in one day    The Coloradoan Not that I don't have plenty to do, but the idea came to me that seeing all six goose species that regularly occur in Colorado in one day would be a lot of fun.

The best places to hunt upland birds in Colorado this season - The Denver Post
11/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
The best places to hunt upland birds in Colorado this season    The Denver Post Although hunting conditions have not been ideal, there are still plenty of birds in Colorado for what is shaping up to be an average year.

Amendment 74 threatens Colorado's outdoors traditions | Columns - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
10/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Amendment 74 threatens Colorado's outdoors traditions | Columns    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Fall in Colorado is an amazing time to experience our outdoor traditions. Rifle season is in full swing for big game hunters. Fishing is peaking as autumn mayfly ...

Colorado’s outdoor recreation economy grows to $62.5 billion, new report says - The Denver Post
10/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado’s outdoor recreation economy grows to $62.5 billion, new report says    The Denver Post Colorado is renowned for its love of the outdoors and its active lifestyle and a new state report assigns an economic value to that: $62 billion.

Someone Keeps Illegally Stocking This Durango Reservoir With Northern Pike - Colorado Public Radio
10/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
Someone Keeps Illegally Stocking This Durango Reservoir With Northern Pike    Colorado Public Radio Sitting just 15 miles southeast of Durango and framed by the La Plata Mountains, the Pastorius Reservoir is a scenic and popular fishing spot on the Western ...

Tips for the best hunting and fishing in Colorado this fall - The Denver Post
10/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Tips for the best hunting and fishing in Colorado this fall    The Denver Post Fall is filled with an overabundance of outdoor activities. Here are some tips on how to get the best out of the season.

Fall fishing on the Arkansas River is spectacular this year - The Denver Post
10/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fall fishing on the Arkansas River is spectacular this year    The Denver Post As much of Colorado's rivers struggle with drought conditions that hurt fish populations, the Arkansas River is thriving and helping brown trout grow big.

Wildlife-related recreation on BLM lands in Colorado a boost for the economy, report says - The Denver Post
9/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Wildlife-related recreation on BLM lands in Colorado a boost for the economy, report says    The Denver Post A new report released by several conservation and sportsmen's organizations says that wildlife-related recreation on Bureau of Land Management lands in ...

Fall fishing in Colorado: Where and how to catch walleye, wiper and bass - The Denver Post
9/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fall fishing in Colorado: Where and how to catch walleye, wiper and bass    The Denver Post For over 20 years, I have touted the incredible fall fishing in Colorado's southeastern lakes for species such as walleye, wiper and bass.

Join Colorado Parks and Wildlife in Celebrating National Hunting and Fishing Day - North Forty News
9/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Join Colorado Parks and Wildlife in Celebrating National Hunting and Fishing Day    North Forty News Colorado Parks and Wildlife recognizes the contributions of the state's sportsmen and women by celebrating National Hunting and Fishing Day on Sept. 22.

CPW celebrating conservation efforts with National Hunting and Fishing Day Saturday - The Denver Channel
9/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
CPW celebrating conservation efforts with National Hunting and Fishing Day Saturday    The Denver Channel Colorado Parks and Wildlife is welcoming all park-lovers to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day and National Public Lands Day on Saturday.

Josh Rouse: Kansans bring down monster elk in Colorado - The Topeka Capital-Journal
9/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Josh Rouse: Kansans bring down monster elk in Colorado    The Topeka Capital-Journal Elk hunting is well known for being a physically challenging endeavor.Hunters often have to hike miles through mountainous terrain to even get a glimpse at the ...

Elkonomics: Big-game hunting is big business in Colorado's high country - Aspen Times
9/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Elkonomics: Big-game hunting is big business in Colorado's high country    Aspen Times EAGLE — There's nothing like armaments to stimulate an economy, and every autumn, an army of hunters rolls into Western Colorado, leaving billions of dollars ...

Minturn trying to be fly fishing mecca with $30k Fishing is Fun grant - The Denver Post
8/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Minturn trying to be fly fishing mecca with $30k Fishing is Fun grant    The Denver Post Minturn has been awarded a $30000 grant from Colorado Parks and Wildlife to improve current access points and add new ones to Eagle River.

A quick and easy guide to waterfowl hunting in Colorado - The Denver Post
8/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
A quick and easy guide to waterfowl hunting in Colorado    The Denver Post With natural flyways and convenient reservation systems, Colorado offers some of the best opportunities to hunt waterfowl on public land in the nation.

Colorado fishing report for week of Aug. 26, 2018 - The Denver Post
8/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado fishing report for week of Aug. 26, 2018    The Denver Post Rivers and Creeks With the warm dry conditions we have been experiencing this year the rivers and creeks across the state are experiencing much lower flows ...

How to catch game fish on Colorado reservoirs' muddy shores - The Denver Post
8/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
How to catch game fish on Colorado reservoirs' muddy shores    The Denver Post Mud lines are ideal for catching game fish this time of year. But just dropping a line along muddy shores won't do it. Here's what you need to know.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife history: Long-term efforts saved Colorado wildlife - Journal Advocate
8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife history: Long-term efforts saved Colorado wildlife    Journal Advocate In Colorado 150 years ago wildlife faced a dire future. To provide food for miners and settlers streaming west during the gold rush and land rush of the mid- and ...

District lets water flow to protect fish, river - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
8/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
District lets water flow to protect fish, river    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel The Colorado River District has agreed to boost water levels to help fish in the Roaring Fork River watershed while also conserving water for use by local ...

For sure bet fishing in the Centennial State, catch trout stocked by Colorado Parks and Wildlife - The Denver Post
7/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
For sure bet fishing in the Centennial State, catch trout stocked by Colorado Parks and Wildlife    The Denver Post My outdoor experience began at a young age catching panfish in the waters of northern Minnesota. These lakes and ponds, many no more than a short bike ride ...

State asking for voluntary fishing closures | Western Colorado - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
7/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
State asking for voluntary fishing closures | Western Colorado    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Colorado Parks and Wildlife on Friday announced widespread voluntary fishing closures on western Colorado rivers due to high water temperatures and low ...

Go fish, but preferably not here: Anglers in northwest Colorado asked to cast a line elsewhere - The Denver Post
7/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Go fish, but preferably not here: Anglers in northwest Colorado asked to cast a line elsewhere    The Denver Post Anglers in stretches of northwest Colorado are being asked by parks and wildlife officials to either fish earlier in the day or consider finding a different place to ...

Dove hunting season is just around the corner in Colorado. Here's how to make sure you're ready. - The Know
7/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Dove hunting season is just around the corner in Colorado. Here's how to make sure you're ready.    The Know When it comes to hunting, you don't get ready — you stay ready. You spend time in the areas you hunt to not only understand the movements of animals and ...

9 remote lakeside campgrounds in Colorado where you can embrace serenity without speedboats - The Denver Post
7/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
9 remote lakeside campgrounds in Colorado where you can embrace serenity without speedboats    The Denver Post You wake up early, crawl out of your tent, and behold the layer of thick, white mist covering the water's surface. The rising sun makes the moisture glow, and it's ...

Three more down | Fishing - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
7/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Three more down | Fishing    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel The United States of America. The State of Colorado. Leadville. San Isabel National Forest. Turquoise Reservoir.

Tips for navigating Colorado's hot and dry weather when fishing for trout this summer - The Denver Post
7/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Tips for navigating Colorado's hot and dry weather when fishing for trout this summer    The Denver Post As a member of the outdoor media, I am fortunate to live in Colorado. This state is home to many of the most knowledgeable outdoor experts in North America, ...

Colorado fishing report for week of June 24, 2018 - The Know
6/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado fishing report for week of June 24, 2018    The Know The following information is provided by Colorado Parks & Wildlife employees and local fishing enthusiasts. Keep in mind that since fishing conditions change ...

If you don't act now, you could miss the best fishing of the summer - The Know
6/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
If you don't act now, you could miss the best fishing of the summer    The Know 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: ...

Outdoor skills weekend planned for Western Colorado women - The Journal
6/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Outdoor skills weekend planned for Western Colorado women    The Journal Women who want to gain valuable outdoor skills, learn about wildlife and receive an introduction to hunting and fishing are invited to attend a...

The nation's only distillery that's also a fly-fishing shop is in Colorado - The Denver Post
6/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
The nation's only distillery that's also a fly-fishing shop is in Colorado    The Denver Post BERTHOUD — As far as anyone knows at Hale & Bradford Distilling, the town of Berthoud might have the nation's only combination distillery tasting room and ...

CPW to hold women's 'Cast n Blast' clinic in Kremmling - Sky Hi News
6/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
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? Well now's your chance.Colorado Parks and ...

Fishing is free at over 1000 Colorado locations this weekend - The Denver Post
5/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fishing is free at over 1000 Colorado locations this weekend    The Denver Post Colorado Parks and Wildlife is encouraging anglers to dangle a line or two Saturday and Sunday by offering free fishing at 1,300 locations across the state.

Colorado fishing report for week of May 28, 2018 - The Denver Post
5/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado fishing report for week of May 28, 2018    The Denver Post ... fees for activities such as fishing and hunting. The following information is provided by Colorado Parks & Wildlife employees and local fishing enthusiasts.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is accepting applications for the Colorado Sportsmen's Roundtable - North Forty News
5/28/2018 10:01:24 AM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife is accepting applications for the Colorado Sportsmen's Roundtable    North Forty News DENVER – Colorado Parks and Wildlife is accepting applications for a two-year volunteer term for members of the statewide Colorado Sportsmen's Roundtable.

Fishing tips for beginners, including where to start in Colorado, from a wily veteran - The Denver Post
5/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fishing tips for beginners, including where to start in Colorado, from a wily veteran    The Denver Post Dad can't really tell you when he started fishing, because he always has. “I guess when I started walking,” is his best answer–presumably because that's when ...

Luck of the draw - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
5/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Luck of the draw    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Hopeful big-game hunters should know by now whether or not they drew their most desired license in Colorado Parks and Wildlife's annual limited licenses ...

You're about to pay more for hunting, fishing and visiting Colorado state parks - The Coloradoan
5/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
You're about to pay more for hunting, fishing and visiting Colorado state parks    The Coloradoan State park fees and more are about to increase for the first time since 2005. In return, we could see 20 million more fish in Colorado waters.

Why fishing in southeast Colorado is as good or better than ever - The Denver Post
4/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Why fishing in southeast Colorado is as good or better than ever    The Denver Post The southeast plains of Colorado are home to a number of “prairie lakes”. In the mid-to-late 90s, several years of high water resulted in this area producing some ...

Colorado's newest lake is open for your fishing, swimming and boating pleasure - The Denver Post
3/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado's newest lake is open for your fishing, swimming and boating pleasure    The Denver Post Durango area residents and tourists will have new recreational opportunities when Lake Nighthorse opens this weekend. Named after former Colorado senator ...

Investigation: Cash-strapped state agency fears losing public access to leased land - The Coloradoan
3/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Investigation: Cash-strapped state agency fears losing public access to leased land    The Coloradoan At $600 a year, the 500-acre reservoir was a steal. Colorado Parks and Wildlife paid the rent checks for Loveland's Lonetree Reservoir for more than 35 years, ...

The rules and etiquette of boating in Colorado - The Denver Post
3/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
The rules and etiquette of boating in Colorado    The Denver Post With waters across Colorado opening for boating, this is a good time to review some rules and etiquette that help make water-based activities safe. For a state ...

2018 Colorado fishing licenses available now, valid April 1 - North Forty News
3/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
2018 Colorado fishing licenses available now, valid April 1    North Forty News Coloradans and non-resident visitors can purchase a 2018 annual fishing license now either online, at your local CPW office or at any of our hundreds of ...

Colorado Senate approves fee increase for fishing and hunting licenses and state park entrance fees - Summit Daily News
3/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Senate approves fee increase for fishing and hunting licenses and state park entrance fees    Summit Daily News The Colorado Senate unanimously voted on Tuesday to raise fishing and license fees, as well as to allow annual raises to state park entrance fees, in order to ...

New program helps adventure seekers get started in Colorado's many outdoor adventures - The Denver Post
3/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
New program helps adventure seekers get started in Colorado's many outdoor adventures    The Denver Post Outdoor activities such as camping, hunting, fishing and exploring are unparalleled in bonding and creating memories with family and friends. There is also an ...

Fee hike for Colorado hunting, fishing licenses and state parks clears Senate in unanimous vote - The Know
3/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fee hike for Colorado hunting, fishing licenses and state parks clears Senate in unanimous vote    The Know Colorado Parks and Wildlife is on track to raise hunting and fishing fees — and the price of park passes — after all 35 state senators on Tuesday approved ...

Shore fishing in Colorado: When and where is best, pro tips and more - The Denver Post
2/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Shore fishing in Colorado: When and where is best, pro tips and more    The Denver Post Whether radio, TV or my writing, an often requested topic is fishing from shore. Many people don't own a boat. There are also a number of great fishing waters ...

Colorado lawmakers propose 2018 Hunting, Fishing, & Parks for Future Generations Act - goHUNT.com
2/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado lawmakers propose 2018 Hunting, Fishing, & Parks for Future Generations Act    goHUNT.com A new bill aims to help Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) with its long-term funding issue. Colorado lawmakers recently introduced the 2018 Hunting, Fishing, ...

2018 Hunting, Fishing, and Parks for Future Generations Act - WesternSlopeNow
2/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
2018 Hunting, Fishing, and Parks for Future Generations Act    WesternSlopeNow Colorado is known for its hunting and outdoor recreation.

Hunting and fishing fee increase proposed to raise revenue for Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Craig Daily Press
2/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Hunting and fishing fee increase proposed to raise revenue for Colorado Parks and Wildlife    Craig Daily Press DENVER — A bipartisan team of Colorado lawmakers introduced the Hunting, Fishing, and Parks for Future Generations Act (Senate Bill 18-143) on Monday, ...

What you need to start fishing in Colorado - The Denver Post
1/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
What you need to start fishing in Colorado    The Denver Post My wife once made the ridiculous comment that she thought we had too much fishing gear around the house. That's like saying a carpenter has too many saws ...

Cost of Colorado hunting, fishing licenses could jump 50% under new House bill - The Denver Post
4/7/2017 3:00:00 AM
Cost of Colorado hunting, fishing licenses could jump 50% under new House bill    The Denver Post Lawmakers are contemplating a bill that would allow Colorado's Parks and Wildlife Commission to boost the cost of hunting and fishing licenses as much as 50 ...

Hunting & fishing license fees likely to increase due to Colorado Parks and Wildlife budget issues - 7NEWS Denver
10/11/2016 3:00:00 AM
Hunting & fishing license fees likely to increase due to Colorado Parks and Wildlife budget issues    7NEWS Denver BRIGHTON, Colo. -- On the decline. Facing a budget shortfall, stagnant license sales and the possibility of losing thousands of acres of hunting ground, ...

Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism News Items
Drought Conditions Continue to Improve across Southeast Colorado - The Prowers Journal
11/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Drought Conditions Continue to Improve across Southeast Colorado    The Prowers Journal October Drought Information Statement from National Weather *Service*. Abundant precipitation over the Summer of 2018 across southeast Colorado has ...

Colorado Measure Could Force State to Pay Frackers - The Wall Street Journal
11/4/2018 2:00:00 AM
Colorado Measure Could Force State to Pay Frackers    The Wall Street Journal Voters will decide whether to sharply curtail oil-and-gas drilling, as well as a measure that would force governments to compensate landowners for regulations ...

Colorado Association of Conservation Districts Present Award from D&D Farm Products from Prowers County - The Prowers Journal
11/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Association of Conservation Districts Present Award from D&D Farm Products from Prowers County    The Prowers Journal Colorado Association of Conservation Districts Awarded America's Farmers Grow Communities Donation from Don McBee of D&D Farm Products, Inc. of ...

Snow's Perfect State: Colorado's Winter Adventures Bring All Generations Together - GlobeNewswire
10/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
Snow's Perfect State: Colorado's Winter Adventures Bring All Generations Together    GlobeNewswire Denver, CO, Oct. 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- There's snow, and then there's Colorado Snow. *Fresh* powder will soon blanket Colorado's ski slopes, ...

This Colorado town made the best of it after a coffin slid down a mountain - 9News.com KUSA
10/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
This Colorado town made the best of it after a coffin slid down a mountain    9News.com KUSA The town of Manitou Springs, six miles west of downtown Colorado Springs, has attracted tourists for generations.

In Colorado, a Republican Congressman’s Immigrant Bonds May Not Be Enough - The Wall Street Journal
10/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
In Colorado, a Republican Congressman’s Immigrant Bonds May Not Be Enough    The Wall Street Journal Rep. Mike Coffman is one of the most vulnerable incumbent congressmen in the country, with polls showing him trailing his opponent and national Republican ...

Fact Check: Colorado ballot measures in 2018 face the truth test - The Colorado Sun
10/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fact Check: Colorado ballot measures in 2018 face the truth test    The Colorado Sun The Colorado ballot is crowded this year with questions about taxes, energy and education -- not to mention a bunch of local issues.All the competing messages ...

Latest Peril for Oil Companies: Colorado Voters - The Wall Street Journal
10/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Latest Peril for Oil Companies: Colorado Voters    The Wall Street Journal A ballot measure could crimp exploration in Colorado's booming oil and natural-gas fields.

A Lack Of Landmarks Leaves Latino History In Danger Of Being Forgotten - Colorado Public Radio
10/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
A Lack Of Landmarks Leaves Latino History In Danger Of Being Forgotten    Colorado Public Radio A makeshift memorial to Hispanic Civil War Union soldiers in an isolated part northern New Mexico is a typical representation of sites linked to U.S. Latino ...

Colorado to Address Unfinished Business From Civil War - The Wall Street Journal
10/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado to Address Unfinished Business From Civil War    The Wall Street Journal Colorado voters are poised to decide an issue most people think was settled with the Civil War: the abolition of slavery.

Why I Support Colorado’s Fracking Proposal - Wall Street Journal
9/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Why I Support Colorado’s Fracking Proposal    Wall Street Journal Regarding your editorial “Colorado's Fracking Fright” (Sept. 21): Proposition 112 promotes sensible regulations on extreme oil operations in residential areas.

Ex-Billionaire's Colorado Ranch Sells for Over 75% Off - Wall Street Journal
9/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Ex-Billionaire's Colorado Ranch Sells for Over 75% Off    Wall Street Journal Sam Wyly's property just outside Aspen, which had originally asked about $60 million, was auctioned off for just over $14 million.

Colorado’s Fracking Fright - The Wall Street Journal
9/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado’s Fracking Fright    The Wall Street Journal Proposition 112 would prohibit almost all new oil and gas production.

Fairfield Inn & Suites hotel opens in Fort Morgan, Colorado - Travel Daily News International
9/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fairfield Inn & Suites hotel opens in Fort Morgan, Colorado    Travel Daily News International FORT MORGAN, CO – The 82-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Fort Morgan, Colorado is now open for business with a new decor that provides guests ...

Q&A w/Ken Jaray | Manitou mayor ushers in a 'culture of engagement' - Colorado Springs Gazette
9/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Q&A w/Ken Jaray | Manitou mayor ushers in a 'culture of engagement'    Colorado Springs Gazette Being mayor of Manitou Springs, the charming and historic town nestled up against Pikes Peak just west of Colorado Springs, is about a lot more than wielding ...

Rep. Ken Buck Challenger Karen McCormick Launches Weeklong Southeast Colorado Tour - The Prowers Journal
9/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Rep. Ken Buck Challenger Karen McCormick Launches Weeklong Southeast Colorado Tour    The Prowers Journal Karen McCormick will tour southeastern Colorado in her bid to oust Rep. Ken Buck, beginning in Trinidad September 3, making stops in Las Animas, Bent, Baca, ...

Over 40 Restaurants and Food Trucks hit Civic Center Park for the tastiest end of summer celebration at the 2018 A Taste of Colorado - PR Newswire
8/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Over 40 Restaurants and Food Trucks hit Civic Center Park for the tastiest end of summer celebration at the 2018 A Taste of Colorado    PR Newswire DENVER, Aug. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Downtown Denver's biggest menu is being served at the 35th annual A Taste of Colorado, produced by the Downtown ...

Colorado Voters Could Ban Drilling in Most of the State—Energy Journal - The Wall Street Journal
8/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Voters Could Ban Drilling in Most of the State—Energy Journal    The Wall Street Journal A daily digest of The Wall Street Journal's coverage of energy companies, commodity markets and the forces that shape them. Send us tips, suggestions and ...

9Things to do in Colorado this weekend: October 5-7 - 9News.com KUSA
8/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
9Things to do in Colorado this weekend: October 5-7    9News.com KUSA KUSA — Hello, autumn! The transition from summer to fall in Colorado will never feel more evident than this first October weekend. The cooler temperatures and ...

The exclusive Capitol VIP Experience, sponsored by Patrón Tequila, will be unveiled at the 2018 A Taste of Colorado - PR Newswire
8/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
The exclusive Capitol VIP Experience, sponsored by Patrón Tequila, will be unveiled at the 2018 A Taste of Colorado    PR Newswire DENVER, Aug. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A Taste of Colorado, produced by the Downtown Denver Partnership, is serving up some impressive new features this ...

Colorado Takes Fall and Winter by Storm With New Events, Adventures, Lodging Offerings, Eateries and More - GlobeNewswire
8/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Takes Fall and Winter by Storm With New Events, Adventures, Lodging Offerings, Eateries and More    GlobeNewswire Denver, CO, Aug. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- . As the leaves begin to change, Colorado is coming to life with an impressive lineup of new activities, ...

VF Corporation Chooses Colorado as its New Global Headquarters - PR Newswire
8/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
VF Corporation Chooses Colorado as its New Global Headquarters    PR Newswire DENVER, Aug. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Colorado's Office of Economic Development and International Trade announced that VF Corporation, one of the ...

San Luis Valley: The Cradle of Colorado is hot off presses - Del Norte Prospector
7/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
San Luis Valley: The Cradle of Colorado is hot off presses    Del Norte Prospector SAN LUIS VALLEY—The San Luis Valley heritage brochure, San Luis Valley: The Cradle of Colorado, is hot off the presses and ready for enjoyment.

Vail, Colorado is the first sustainable mountain resort destination - Lonely Planet Travel News
7/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Vail, Colorado is the first sustainable mountain resort destination    Lonely Planet Travel News The Colorado town of Vail has been certified as a sustainable mountain resort destination, recognizing its efforts to preserve and protect the environment.

Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner: Congress should make conservation fund permanent before it expires - Boulder Daily Camera
7/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner: Congress should make conservation fund permanent before it expires    Boulder Daily Camera As thousands of outdoor enthusiasts attend Colorado's Outdoor Retailer Summer Market this week, it reminds us that the wild and scenic spaces surrounding us ...

Boa Opens New Sustainably-Built Headquarters in Denver, Colorado - Adventure Sports Network
7/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Boa Opens New Sustainably-Built Headquarters in Denver, Colorado    Adventure Sports Network As the outdoor industry descends on Denver next week for Outdoor Retailer, Boa Technology is opening the doors of its new global headquarters in Denver's ...

Aurora embraces role as the top landing spot for immigrants in Colorado - The Denver Post
7/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Aurora embraces role as the top landing spot for immigrants in Colorado    The Denver Post In a short stretch of East Colfax Avenue, Aurora's position as the top destination for immigrants in Colorado — a role it embraces — comes into view. Nestled at ...

Colorado Latino Festival brings community together in Boulder - Boulder Daily Camera
6/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Latino Festival brings community together in Boulder    Boulder Daily Camera Latin beats and the aroma of spicy grilled meat permeated downtown Boulder on Sunday during the third annual Colorado Latino Festival.

JUST ANNOUNCED: REO Speedwagon to perform at A Taste of Colorado, Saturday September 1 - PR Newswire
6/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
JUST ANNOUNCED: REO Speedwagon to perform at A Taste of Colorado, Saturday September 1    PR Newswire DENVER, June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- REO Speedwagon is coming to A Taste of Colorado this summer, Saturday, September 1st adding to the lineup with ...

20 Best Things to Do in Colorado Springs Right Now - Time Out
5/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
20 Best Things to Do in Colorado Springs Right Now    Time Out Bring out your frontier spirit and check out our list of the best things to do in Colorado Springs including outdoor-driven attractions and museums.

A Taste of Colorado is excited to announce a whole new Entertainment Experience for the 2018 Labor Day Weekend Festival. - PR Newswire
5/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
A Taste of Colorado is excited to announce a whole new Entertainment Experience for the 2018 Labor Day Weekend Festival.    PR Newswire DENVER, May 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Downtown Denver Partnership, the producers of A Taste of Colorado, will be delivering an elevated entertainment ...

Shop Around for Surgery? Colorado May Soon Encourage It - The Wall Street Journal
5/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Shop Around for Surgery? Colorado May Soon Encourage It    The Wall Street Journal Here's a simple idea to help lower health-care costs: publish prices. A bipartisan group of state lawmakers in Colorado is pushing a bill to do precisely that.

Local museums tell the story of the Pikes Peak region (and lots more) - Colorado Springs Independent
4/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Local museums tell the story of the Pikes Peak region (and lots more)    Colorado Springs Independent Visitors and residents have no shortage of options when it comes to historical, educational and entertaining attractions. Prominent museums include the ...

Unique restaurants in Colorado Springs plate the "wow" factor - Colorado Springs Independent
4/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Unique restaurants in Colorado Springs plate the "wow" factor    Colorado Springs Independent It isn't hard to impress guests in Colorado Springs — take them up the road to the top of Pikes Peak, or walk through Garden of the Gods for easy oohs and aahs.

Chase champagne powder with Heavenly Haze in Steamboat Springs - GreenState
2/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Chase champagne powder with Heavenly Haze in Steamboat Springs    GreenState Sample the champagne powder and Heavenly Haze in Steamboat Springs using GreenState's travel guide to the best of Colorado cannabis tourism.

Colorado Divide: Could arts and culture spark an economic revival in struggling rural towns? - The Denver Post
12/30/2017 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Divide: Could arts and culture spark an economic revival in struggling rural towns?    The Denver Post Arts and culture can seem like a luxury in many rural towns, but a growing number of communities far outside the Front Range are putting arts and culture at the ...

Rep. Lewis Sponsors Eastern Colorado Agricultural Fall Tour - Akron News-reporter
10/25/2017 3:00:00 AM
Rep. Lewis Sponsors Eastern Colorado Agricultural Fall Tour    Akron News-reporter Rep. Kimmi Lewis, Colorado House District 64 and Southeast Colorado Private Property Rights Council, sponsored an Eastern Colorado Rural Agriculture Fall ...

Tourism office works to see Colorado visitors 'come to life' - Glenwood Springs Post Independent
5/12/2017 3:00:00 AM
Tourism office works to see Colorado visitors 'come to life'    Glenwood Springs Post Independent Tourism is more than good times; in a state like Colorado, it's a primary driver of economic development. The state saw 77.7 million visitors in 2015. The industry ...

How a plan to save southeastern Colorado went off the rails - High Country News
11/23/2015 3:00:00 AM
How a plan to save southeastern Colorado went off the rails    High Country News Steve Wooten stands on a low ridge overlooking the Purgatoire River and the yellowed grass and red rock of southeastern Colorado's canyon country. His family ...

Nature-Based Tourism News Items
Beyond the Buzzword: Agritourism Explained - Peter Greenberg.com Travel News
1/27/2016 3:00:00 AM
Beyond the Buzzword: Agritourism Explained    Peter Greenberg.com Travel News Agritourism is a new buzzword, and Kathy Jackoway explains what it really means—and how you can visit farms in Colorado and around the country.