Hunting on the Jefferson County portion of the park is Open with a valid hunting permit.
Ralston Creek SWA, which is adjacent to the park, is open and available for use.
- Hunting is allowed on the Jefferson County portion of the park the Tuesday after Labor Day through the Friday prior to Memorial Day.
- Per regulation, hunters must sign in and out daily at the Visitor Center.
- Hunting is limited to 35 hunters per day.
- All Colorado Parks & Wildlife and Golden Gate Canyon State Park rules and regulations apply.
Leave No Trace at Golden Gate Canyon
We are excited to announce our new partnership with Leave No Trace and the start of our journey to become a
Gold Standard Site!!
Learn more about the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics.
Sign up as a volunteer to help in our efforts, then register under "Park Special Projects."