• Black Canyon National Park's East Portal Road will be closed for the 2021 season • Morrow Point Boat Tours will not be offered during the 2021 season • Roadwork in Little Blue Canyon, on Hwy 50 east of Montrose, will cause significant delays on weekdays

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Hunting

The countryside around Montrose offers hunting adventure for every level of sportsman, and many options for different game throughout the year.

You’ll find trophy-quality elk, deer, antelope, mountain lions, sheep, waterfowl, and rabbits - the choices are as vast as the Colorado backcountry itself. Montrose even holds a yearly drawing for moose season. 

The terrain is beautiful and varied, and provides a perfect habitat for the many animals that thrive here. Hunters should come prepared for two things: rapidly changing weather conditions (it is the Rockies, after all), and to bring home some of the most impressive results they’ve ever seen!

Colorado Parks and Wildlife

Montrose Office 
2300 South Townsend Avenue
970-252-6000

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