We are committed to providing the citizens of Colorado with a dynamic program that meets the needs of our future hunters and helps to preserve our hunting heritage.
The Hunter Outreach Program offers workshops, clinics, seminars, and educational hunts for novice and inexperienced hunters of all ages. We give you the knowledge and tools to learn the skills, ethics, and traditions of hunting.
Our free educational programs appeal to diverse interests, backgrounds, and levels of ability. Our unique programs can help you make the most of your hunting pursuits, or help you take through the first steps toward becoming a part of our shared hunting heritage and tradition.
Rookie Sportsman Program:
This program pairs participants with a local District Wildlife Manager who will help guide them through activities such as hunter education, firearms safety, fly fishing, basic camping, field dressing and many more.
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Youth Outreach Program:
These programs are specially designed to provide field experience for the youth in a variety of hunting activities and skills that will provide them with knowledge and respect for the heritage and traditions of hunting. >> Learn More
For an about women, Women Afield is dedicated to teaching Colorado women the outdoor skills found in the shooting sports, hunting, and fishing! >> Learn More
Novice Hunter Program:
Helps recent hunter education graduates gain the confidence and master the basics of pheasant hunting. We will help you learn pheasant hunting strategies, laws, regulations, and firearm safety in the field. >> Learn More
More Learning Opportunities
Elk Hunting University: In an effort to shed some light on pursuing one of Colorado's most elusive game animals, the Hunter Outreach Program created Elk Hunting University (EHU). You can read articles that share field-tested wisdom, tips, and advice from contributing Hunter Outreach Huntmasters, field officers, and wildlife biologists. >> Learn More
Turkey School: Turkey hunting, like any other sport, has a set of rules. Some are established by the wildlife agency to insure safety of the hunter, manage the wildlife population and provide a positive experience for the participants. Others are established by the turkeys; they decide when breeding season begins, when to fly down from the roost and when to respond to your calls, or not. >> Learn More
Clinics and Seminars: This program is designed to educate the hunter about the specific game species they would like to pursue by understanding the biology, hunting techniques, and specific wildlife regulations governing the management of the species. >> Learn More
Huntsman & Huntmasters: The Hunter Outreach Program trains qualified volunteers to support our outreach efforts. They plan, coordinate, and run field events to educate new hunters with hands on experiences. Apply to be a huntmaster! >> Learn More