Leftover Fall Turkey Limited Licenses and Over-the-Counter Fall Turkey Licenses
NEW for 2018: Online sales start on the same date and time as in person/phone sales!
Leftover big game limited licenses (pronghorn, bear, deer, elk) leftover fall turkey and over-the-counter fall turkey go on sale at
9 am on August 7 in person (at CPW office/park locations and authorized sales agents), by phone AND online!
Fall Limited License Draw Results
The fall turkey limited license applications have now closed. Fall results should be available July 23. Hunters can check draw results within cpwshop.com.
Each hunter will need a UNIQUE IDENITIFIER (CID, Driver's License number, Passport number, etc.) and PASSWORD to log in and create a profile in the new Parks and Wildlife purchasing system . A unique email is no longer required for login, but is still required for customers to get their purchase receipts, draw notifications, account update notifications, password resets, etc.
Afterwards, you can log in to your personal account and if you have draw results to show, they will appear under the "My Orders" submenu on the left navigation.
To learn more about creating an account, or how to buy or apply for a turkey license in our new integrated purchasing system, please visit our online purchasing FAQs page.
Fall Season and License Sales
Fall season opens September 1 and runs through approximately October 26. Refer to the Turkey Regulations brochure for more information. Be sure to check out the "What's New" section.
Fall Turkey over-the-counter (unlimited) and leftover licenses go on sale August 7.
Turkey Hunting in Colorado
Turkey hunting is growing in popularity throughout North America, and Colorado offers exceptional hunting opportunities for two sub-species of these remarkable birds. In this video, hunters will learn safety tips, techniques and strategies for hunting both the native Merriam’s wild turkeys of the mountains and the Rio Grande wild turkeys of the Plains.
Turkey Hunting 101 Clinics
If you are a novice turkey hunter and are interested in learning more, a free Turkey Hunting 101 clinic can give you a place to start. Hunting tips, how to obtain a license, calling techniques and gear used by the Colorado turkey hunter are covered. Learn about Rios and Merriam's; how to roost a bird and learn to strut your stuff.
To find dates, locations and registration information, see outreach clinics.
Double Team Tactics
TEAM UP to take a turkey by effectively stationing yourself, a hunting partner and a decoy.