The Vail Valley Foundation announced the postponement of the annual mountain sports, music and lifestyle event until Aug. 20-23.
These reports are false, and appear to have increased based on today being April Fool’s Day. Do not share your personal information with anyone calling to provide refunds.
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, many local and federal waters are postponing opening to boating and ANS inspections at this time.
These extended expiration dates are intended to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 by reducing the need for public travel and in-person interactions at CPW offices
ASA is working with states to have recreational fishing-related businesses be considered “essential” and therefore allowed to remain open
Does not mean Colorado’s robust walleye populations will dwindle.
A mountain lion and two skunks have tested positive for rabies in Larimer County this year to date.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife promotes outdoor health benefits and trail safety etiquette during COVID-19 pandemic
Colorado State Parks to Remain open, but Colorado Parks and Wildlife Offices and Visitor Centers Limiting Most Public Access Effective Friday, March 20
The east boat ramp will be open for ANS inspections 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. for the month of March. In April, it will be open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. and in May 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Boyd Lake opens to boating other boat ramps, campgrounds opening soon across Northeast Region
A variety of jobs are available, including seasonal ranger, visitor services, interpreter/education specialist and maintenance. Most jobs start in May and continue into September.
From “Field Notes of a Colorado Sportsperson” by Travis Duncan
Burning operations will occur as weather conditions permit and could begin around the middle of March.
Nine appointments to the Colorado Wildlife Habitat Stamp Committee were confirmed in the Colorado Senate in February.
New this year, the 2020-2021 fishing license is valid March 1, 2020 through March 31, 2021
Daily Vehicle Park Pass fee for each of Colorado’s 41 state parks will increase by one dollar effective March 1, 2020 to support outdoor recreational growth
Grant applications accepted through Monday, April 27, 2020
Whirling-disease resistant rainbows are now thriving in the wild and CPW is collecting their spawn, enabling hatcheries to propagate millions of fish
More boats requiring decontamination because of infestations of destructive mussels entered Colorado last year than in 2018, but the statewide inspection program coordinated by Colorado Parks and Wildlife again succeeded in keeping invasive mussels out of the state’s lakes and reservoirs.
A six-month-long fishing tournament with $10,000 in prize money sponsored by CPW is aimed at maintaining adequate kokanee fry survival by limiting predation from lake trout.
The Environmental Protection Agency announced today it is finalizing a rule that will drop protections for millions of miles of streams and millions of acres of wetlands.
When 12 year-old Tia Wiese, from Eagle, Idaho, went ice fishing at Lake Cascade with her dad last March, and they expected to catch some yellow perch…but not the world record perch!
The public is urged to contact CPW immediately and fill out a report if they see or hear wolves or find evidence of any wolf activity in Colorado.
The agency’s official product purchasing website is cpwshop.com, which is a secure method of purchasing all CPW products online, including fishing licenses. Starting March 1, CPW will be selling 2020 13-month fishing licenses.
Highlights include cameos by Talon the red-tailed hawk boating safety mascot, information about watercraft inspection and decontamination, an iron-on T-shirt coloring station, free giveaways, and boat safety class information.
CRAWFORD, Colo. – Crawford State Park will offer a variety of fun events on Jan. 25 – visit the park for ice fishing, ice skating, sledding and cross-country skiing.
The meeting is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. and adjourn at 5 p.m. on January 15 at CPW’s Hunter Education Building, 6060 Broadway, in Denver.
Eyewitness report of six large canids traveling together in the far northwest corner of the state last October
Top prize winner took $4,135 for longest trout combined (40 inches), with longest pike of 23.25 inches taking home $2,500
Huge prizes and great fun at Stagecoach State Park during 9th Annual Steamboat Great Outdoors Ice Fishing Tournament
All of Colorado's state parks will move to camping reservation system in January
Work to restore wild rainbow trout in the Gunnison Gorge is starting to pay off
The National Fish Habitat Through Partnership Act was included in this conservation legislation
Colorado Parks and Wildlife determines cumulation of factors resulted in the massive fish kill on the Cache la Poudre River in Fort Collins in September 2018
Bill will establish more consistent federal funding for habitat conservation programs
NAWCA, signed in December 1989, provides financial support for waterfowl habitat that also supports a multitude of other wetland-related wildlife species.
Two public meetings have been scheduled to discuss Blue Mesa Reservoir fishery management plans with the pubic Dec. 18 and Dec. 19.
Randy Stillwell was jigging for crappie on Lake Pueblo State Park after a fruitless day of fishing for walleye when something big hit his ľ-ounce slab spoon.
Reclaim Nov. 29 by avoiding the shopping hysteria and getting outside for a breath of fresh air!
Colorado Parks and Wildlife aquatic research section and aquatic biologists are conducting a walleye demographic study at the three reservoirs the state utilizes in its spring spawning operation.
The grassroots projects will improve water quality and aquatic habitat
Mule deer are entering their mating season. The ‘rut’ lasts until about mid-December
This opportunity keeps constituents informed about the development of regulations and how the commission works with Colorado Parks and Wildlife staff to manage the parks, wildlife and outdoor recreation programs administered by the agency.
On Monday Nov. 11, CPW offers veterans and active-duty military members free admission to any of Colorado’s 41 state parks with proof of military service
Outdoor company sues string of businesses over the word “backcountry”
The 2019 Elkhead Reservoir Fishing Classic is in the books and after crunching numbers, CPW says the angling contest continues to be a success
Sportsmen applaud House vote on CORE Act
Haviland Lake to be drained after all
CPW’s Elkhead fishing tourney data sees more than 1,000 smallmouth bass, northern pike removed