Sheep & Goat Brochure and the
Big Game Brochure are available ONLINE. Call your
local office or
license agent for print availability. Colorado Parks & Wildlife is now accepting applications for 2017 big game, sheep and goat hunting licenses.
Don't get caught by surprise! We encourage sportsmen and women to review the
"What's New" section of the brochures for a list of new regulations, new unit boundaries, new processes for applying for a license and much more.
April 4, 2017
2017 is the last year paper hunting license applications will be available. In 2018, all applications will be online only.
For updates on Colorado Parks & Wildlife's Refund, Reissue and Exchange policies, please visit the
Refund, Reissue & Exchange page.
CPW now offers youths more opportunities than ever before to head into the field to harvest a big-game animal. One of the foremost goals at CPW is to expand youth opportunity and turn first-time hunters into lifelong sportsmen and women. Read more.
Anyone aged 18 through 64 must buy a habitat stamp in order to buy or apply for a hunting or fishing license. Read more.
Annual aerial inventories help estimate population, productivity & distribution of animals throughout the state.