Sign In
Big Game ​​Regional​​ Hunt Guides
Big Game ​​Regional​​ Hunt Guides
Bull elk with cow herd

​​​​​​​​​Regional Hunt Guides

Regional hunt guides are produced annually and contain valuable information for planning a big game hunt. Updated guides typically arrive around July 1. These booklets provide harvest statistics, herd estimates, directories and some great huntin​g tips. Hunters will also find useful information on terrain and weather for the units. 

2019-2020 G​​uides by Region​​

  • Northwest Regio​n
  • Southwest ​​Region
  • Southe​ast Region​ - for information, please call ​the Southeast Region Office, (719) 227-5200, or a Hunt Planner at 303-291-7526.​
  • Northeast​ R​egion​​​ - for information, please call ​the Northeast Region Office, (303) 291-7227​, or a Hunt Planner at 303-291-7526.​

​The guides include important phone numbers and websites for state and federal offices, guides and outfitters, and road and weather conditions. Plus, there’s important information about how to prepare in case of an emergency.

A limited number are printed annually. To meet the growing demand, Colorado Parks and Wildlife makes the guides available on the Internet.

Hunters can obtain printed versions of the guides by contacting the appropriate public information professional.  

​Region ​​​​​ ​Contact  Name  ​Phone Number 
​Northwest Region (Grand Junction, Glenwood Springs, Craig, Steamboat Springs) Randy Hampton
​Northeast Region (Denver metro area, Ft. Collins, Estes Park, Sterling, Brush) ​Jason Clay(303) 291-7234
​Southwest Region (Durango, Montrose, Monte Vista, Gunnison) ​Joe Lewandowski ​(970) 375-6708 
​Southeast Region (Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Lamar, Salida)​Bill Vogrin
(719) 227-5211