Over-The-Counter (OTC) Licenses with Caps (bear, elk)
Licenses with Caps are available for purchase online, by phone at 1-800-244-5613 or at CPW locations and license agents.
What are licenses "with caps"?
Licenses "with caps" are a preset number of licenses available on a first-come, first-served basis for both resident and nonresident hunters.
The Reissue Process
The reissue of big game limited licenses began on
August 14, 2018.
All returned licenses that take 4 or less preference points in the current years' draw will be available for purchase the week after processing is complete.
Hunt codes are randomly put on the current leftover and leftover OTC with cap lists Tuesday through Friday from 9 AM to 4 PM MDT.
License Refund and Reissue for more information.