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Elk Management
Elk at Ron Stewart Preserve

Elk Management

Boulder County works closely with Colorado Parks and Wildlife to manage elk using a variety of tools.

Management Plans Approved

On Monday, March 30, the Boulder County Commissioners approved a three-year extension of the Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit Mountain Elk and Vegetation Management Plan and approved the Red Hill Management Plan for two years.

Hunters interested in hunting at Ron Stewart Preserve or the Red Hill Management area should apply for a license with the hunt code E-F-020-L3-R. Details of the subunit can be found on page 45 of Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Big Game Brochure.

Details about how the draw will be conducted for each hunt, orientation dates, and proficiency guidelines will be forthcoming. Please check back for regular updates.

Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit Mountain Elk & Vegetation Management Plan

Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit Mountain Elk & Vegetation Management Plan

Boulder County manages elk at Ron Stewart Preserve using limited hunting and other resource management tools.

Red Hill Elk Herd

Red Hill Elk Herd Management

Boulder County manages elk in the Red Hill management area using limited hunting and other resource management tools.

Contact Us

Parks & Open Space

Dave Hoerath
303-678-6204