Wilderness Area



Free Fishing Weekend! Enjoy a free fishing weekend on June 2nd and 3rd. Free fishing weekends in Colorado mean that you do not need a license to fish! So dust off your fishing gear and get out there and go fishing! Don’t have any fishing gear? No problem! Ask a […]

Free Fishing Weekend June 2nd and 3rd



Did you know you can Order Fishing and Hunting Licenses Online? It’s that time of year again. Time when last years licenses run out and the weather starts to get nice. It’s easy to forget that your fishing license expires on 3/30. Both hunting and fishing licenses can now be […]

Order Fishing and Hunting Licenses Online




Crater Lake and Maroon Bells Campgrounds have been closed to overnight camping due to bear activity in the area. There have been too many human and bear conflicts which has prompted Colorado Division of Wildlife to close these areas for safety. This bear problems at Crater Lake and Maroon Bells are […]

Crater Lake and Maroon Bells Campgrounds Closed Due to Bear ...


Getting lost while camping is one of the worst things that can happen. Even in an area you frequently visit or on open terrain, you may still become lost or disoriented and should always be prepared for it. All too often campers and other outdoor enthusiasts find themselves getting lost […]

What To Do When Getting Lost While Camping



Have you ever wanted to have a say in the direction that Colorado Parks and Wildlife takes during the year? Now is your chance! Colorado Parks and Wildlife is looking for input from Coloradans about what they would like to see from them this year. Now is your chance to let […]

Colorado Parks and Wildlife 2015 Planning


For 10 years now the National Wildlife Federation has been sponsoring the Great American Backyard Campout. The Great American Backyard Campout is to help get people out camping and introduce new people to the joys of camping. This year they are hoping to get 200,000 thousand people out camping for […]

Great American Backyard Campout