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2018 Colorado Big Game Hunting - Dates


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Black Bear* over the counter w/caps *Concurrent with deer/elk rifle seasons

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*Note to participate in the Black Bear over the counter w/caps season hunter must also hold a deer or elk license for the same unit(s), season and manner of take.

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2018 Colorado Hunting & Fishing - License Fees

Habitat Stamps

Required for persons age 18-64 buying or applying for a license (first license only).

Annual Habitat Stamp (valid 4/1 - 3/31)
Resident: $10.00/yr.
Nonresident: $10.00/yr.

Lifetime Habitat Stamp
Resident: $300.25
Nonresident: $300.25

License Fees*

Note: A $10 Habitat Stamp will be added to the first license purchase of the year.

Elk, Cow
Resident: $46.00
Nonresident: $466.00

Elk, Bull or Combo Bull/Cow
Resident: $46.00
Nonresident: $626.00

Deer Buck or Doe
Resident: $31.00
Nonresident: $376.00

Resident: $251.00
Nonresident: $2,081.00

Pronghorn Buck or Doe
Resident: $31.00
Nonresident: $376.00

Resident: $41.00
Nonresident: $351.00

Youth Big Game
Resident: $10.75
Nonresident: $100.75

Mountain Lion
Resident: $41.00
Nonresident: $351.00

Turkey (Spring)
Resident: $21.00
Nonresident: $101.00

Turkey (Fall)
Resident: $16.00
Nonresident: $101.00

Youth Turkey
Resident: $11.00
Nonresident: $76.00

Annual Small Game (valid 4/1 - 3/31)
Resident: $21.00
Nonresident: $56.00

Small Game (1-Day)
Resident: $11.00
Nonresident: $11.00

Youth Small Game
Resident: $1.75
Nonresident: $1.75

Annual Small Game & Fishing Combo (valid 4/1 - 3/31)
Resident: $41.00
Nonresident: N/A

Annual Fishing (valid 4/1 - 3/31)
Resident: $26.00
Nonresident: $56.00

Fishing (5-Day)
Resident: N/A
Nonresident: $21.00

Fishing (1-Day)
Resident: $9.00
Nonresident: $9.00

Annual Senior Fishing (64 years and older)
Resident: $1.00
Nonresident: N/A

Youth Fishing (Under 16)
Resident: Free
Nonresident: Free

2nd Rod Stamp (Licensed residents, licensed nonresidents, & youth under 16 licensed or unlicensed.)
Resident: $5.00
Nonresident: $5.00

*License fees include a 25¢ search & rescue fee and a 75¢ Wildlife Council surcharge.

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Dates and fees information provided by Colorado Parks and Wildlife. For additional hunting information please visit Colorado Parks and Wildlife


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