Colorado's Extra Bear Licenses On Sale Aug. 14

Colorado Division of Wildlife (DOW), Bear Hunting Magazine

Thousands of big game hunting licenses that did not sell during the license application and draw process will go on sale to the public at 9 am, Tuesday, August 14th at Colorado Parks and Wildlife offices and more than 700 hunting license retailers statewide.

In addition to the extra elk, deer, turkey and pronghorn licenses, there are more than 900 bear licenses available.

Hunters can find a list of wildlife offices and license retailers on the wildlife side of the Colorado Parks and Wildlife website.

License purchasers who are out of state or unable to get to a license agent can call the toll-free license sales number, 1-800-244-5613, beginning at 9 a.m. MDT on August 14. It is important to note that online purchasing of leftover licenses is delayed until the following day to keep distribution fair. Internet sales of leftover licenses do not begin until 12:01 am Wednesday, August 15.

A complete list of leftover licenses that go on sale Tuesday, Aug. 14 is available online at Big Game Licenses. Hunters should check the current list to make sure that the licenses they are seeking will be available. Once license sales begin, the online list is updated every 15 minutes.

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