The Backcountry Wilderness Area offers various hunting opportunities to HRCA members who are drawn in our annual lottery drawings. We offer elk, deer, turkey, and coyote hunts

 Drawing Registration
January 20 - February 17, 2023

All of the details and instructions are found in the documents below.

Important 2023 Dates

•    3rd Friday in January:  Registration for all hunt drawings opens (January 20)
•    3rd Friday in February:  Registration for hunt drawings closes ( February 17)
•    1st Tuesday in March:  HUNT DRAWINGS (March 7)

•    3rd Tuesday in February:  Registration for the auction begins  (February 21)
•    1st Tuesday in March:  auction begins  (March 7)
•    1st Thursday in March:  auction ends  (March 9)

Other Announcements:

  • Elk Hunt Auction and Drawings move from July to March

Email [email protected] with questions.


Important Documents and Information

If you want to understand our hunts and the important details, read these documents:

  • Hunt Program Summary (If you have questions about our hunt program and how it works, please read this document…this includes instructions on how to register)!
  • Hunt Rules
  • Hunt Descriptions (If you want to understand what to expect for each of our hunts, read this.)

 More Information

More Hunt Information

Question or interested in receiving Hunter Update e-mails? Contact Mark Giebel: email or 303-471-8885.

See: Archery Range

Harvest Photos