Elk and Deer Herd Planning San Juan Mountains – Colorado

Colorado hunters are constantly discussing the management of elk and deer herds in their areas. However, it seems this discussion usually happens at camp or in the local coffee shop. If you're one of these people, who has something to say about Colorado Parks and Wildlife's management in your area, you need to start attending …

How To Hunt Mule Deer – CPW

Learn to hunt mule deer at CPW seminar Saturday in Montrose MONTROSE, Colo. – If you want to learn how to hunt deer or how to sharpen your hunting skills, plan on attending a free afternoon seminar with Colorado Parks and Wildlife, 2-5 p.m., Saturday (March 4). CPW District Wildlife Manager Mark Richman will lead …

Mule Deer Bucks – Patience Leads to Hunting Success

Wolf Creek Outfitters hunter travis on first mule deer hunt

One of my favorite hunts is that of the "Gray Ghost," more commonly known as the mule deer. I have memories of these elusive kings since the early days of my childhood. The big deer put lots of steaks in the freezer, and make tasty jerky or summer sausage. Finding an old guy sometimes offers …

Chronic Wasting Disease Found in New Mexico

Chronic wasting disease found in McGregor Range deer SANTA FE – Five deer harvested in the McGregor Range area of southern New Mexico during the 2015-16 hunting season have tested positive for chronic wasting disease, the Department of Game and Fish announced. Hunters who harvested those deer have been notified of the test results. Forty …