Deer Hunting Colorado 2015

Do your homework if you are fortunate enough to draw a coveted deer tag in Colorado as the numbers are sketchy in some areas while prolific in others and you want to have a good success rate. 

  The buck below shows what is out there however this ole boy stays in my dads back yard in town during the entire season.  

It takes at least 5 preference points to draw a buck tag in my area Unit 80 and that is pretty much the norm all over Colorado from my research. About 5 years ago, a resident could draw a buck tag every other year or 1 out of 2. So something has happened to the deer herd in Colorado in my opinion. 

Colorado Elk Season 2014

With a week of archery elk season under our belts I have heard of several nice bull elk being taken in the area providing healthy meat for the coming winter months and proving the success of the management process for the Colorado Parks and Wildlife programs.

While a few hunters have reported quick success, others are complaining of finding few elk in the areas they normally hunt. No one can ever guess the reasons elk move around in our huge forested areas but food, safety and numbers of people in the area have an effect on the elk.

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