Looking for a place to hunt Bear in Colorado?

Colorado has a large population of Black Bear and the primary method for controlling the Black Bear population is hunting. With an estimated population of over 18,000 you’re sure to fill your tag with any one of our hunting guides on public and private land.

Private Land Bear Hunting

Public Land Bear Hunting

Colorado has a large amount of public land that is accessible for Black Bear hunting. The best way to find the area you are looking for is to take a look at the State Wildlife Area Map and set the correct filter. Make sure to click the drop-down “Hunting” and select Bear.

Check out Colorado’s State Wildlife Area Map

2015 Bear Hunting Season Dates

Black Bear (limited, draw only) Sept. 02-30
Black Bear (over-the-counter w/caps) Sept. 02-30
Black Bear (over-the-counter w/caps) Sept. 12-20

Hunting License Apply/Purchase

Colorado Division of Wildlife Licensing

Colorado Hunting Resources