Elk Hunting in Colorado GMU 231 - Routt, Rio Blanco, and Garfield Counties
Elk are plentiful throughout the Upper Yampa area. Licenses are also readily available, but hunters should not rely on leftover license availability as these herds approach population objective. CPW has been working to minimize crop damage and significant
Gear Recommendations for Elk Hunting From
Thermarest RidgeRest SOLite Sleeping Pad-Silver/Sage-20"x72"
This lightweight Thermarest RidgeRest SOLite Sleeping Pad is coated with a layer of our reflective ThermaCapture (TM) technology that redirects radiant heat back to your body to amplify warmth. Working in conjunction with the classic RidgeRest(R) peaks and valleys, the SOLite mattress delivers exceptional insulation in an ultralight and virtually indestructible alternative for backcountry travelers.Comes in 2 SizesAdvanced Warmth: Patent-pending ThermaCapture(TM) surface boosts warmth by reflecting radiant heat back to your body.Light & Durable: Virtually indestructible and light enough to carry anywhere.Unique Design: Soft peaks and heat-trapping valleys provide exceptional comfort.
Smartwool Work Medium Crew Socks-Black-Medium
As reliable as you, Smartwool's trusty Work Medium Crew Socks accommodate taller work boots and use our Smartwool(R) 2 Degree fit system with arch and ankle support to help keep the sock in place. They also feature a safety toe design that puts additional cushioning and durability around the toe-helping you stay comfortable all day, every day.
PROBAR Meal Superberry and Greens Bar - 12-Pack-Case/ 12 Pack
The PROBAR Meal Superberry and Greens Protein Bar has a rich, healthy greens blend with spinach, spirulina, broccoli and more veggies. It also has a superfruit blend, with pre and probiotics to keep your belly begging for more. Use it as a meal replacement or as a snack on the go, no matter the decision, your body will love the organic and healthy ingredients that ProBar are well known for.
Scarpa Charmoz Hunting Boot-Orange-EU Size 42
Being one of Scarpa's lightest fully featured mountain boot, the Charmoz can tackle your adventure no matter the terrain and was designed for weight-sensitive missions and long, fast paced days over rock, ice and snow. the Full rubber rand at the base of this boot help protect and overall extend the life of this boot while the Multi-Density PO and EVA Midsole reduce shock in each step and result in a really comfortable and reliable foot support that will keep your feet feeling great!Features:Full Rubber RandLightweight, Synthetic Leather and Fabric UpperMulti-Density PO and EVA MidsoleOutdry TechnologyMade in Italy
Vortex Diamondback HD 8x32 Binoculars-8x32
The Diamondback(R) HD smashes the scale of price vs performance, delivering a rock-solid optic that optically punches high above its class.Optical FeaturesHD Optical System: Optimized with select glass elements to deliver exceptional resolution, cut chromatic aberration and provide outstanding color fidelity, edge-to-edge sharpness and light transmission.Fully Multi-Coated: Increase light transmission with multiple anti-reflective coatings on all air-to-glass surfaces.Dielectric Coating: Multi-layer prism coating provide bright, clear, color-accurate images.ArmorTek: Ultra-hard, scratch-resistant coating protects exterior lenses from scratches, oil and dirt.Construction FeaturesRubber Armor: Provides a secure, non-slip grip, and durable external protection.Waterproof: O-Ring seals prevent moisture, dust and debris from penetrating the binocular for reliable performance in all enviroments.Shockproof: Rugged construction withstands recoil and impactFogproof: Argon gas purging prevents internal fogging over a wide range of temperaturesRoof Prism: Valued for greater durability and a more compact size.Convenience FeaturesAdjustable Eyecups: Twist up and down for comfortable viewing with or without eyeglasses.Center Focus Wheel: Adjusts the focus of both binocular barrels at the same time.Diopter: Adjusts for difference in a user's eyes. Located on right eyepeice.Tripod Adaptable: Compatible with a tripod adapter, alllowing use on a tripod or car window mount
Stone Glacier Avail 2200 Backpack-Foliage-One Size
The ultimate "utility" daypack, the Stone Glacier Avail 2200 is built to carry any essential gear for backcountry adventure at just 3.05lbs. The Avail 2200 is designed to be used either stand-alone with its own Avail suspension and internal frame, or remove the shoulder straps, hip belt, and frame to mount the Avail directly with any frame for a load shelf capable heavy hauler. Using the same shoulder straps as our external frame, the Avail can be quickly swapped from external frame mode to day pack stand-alone mode in the field.Features:2200 cubic inches3.05 pounds complete with Avail suspension and internal frame1.8 pounds bag only for mounting to Krux frame5 internal pockets, 3 zipperedFront compression panelIce tool carry systemSide pocket for feet of a tripodInternal organization for probes/snow shovel/spotting scopeA-frame or cross carry options for skisHydration compatibleRemovable shoulder straps, hip belt, internal frameCompatible with their Krux frameAttachment points for Swing Out or Camp pocketsVideo -Stone Glacier Avail 2200 BackpackVideo -How to attach to Xcurve Frame
Similar Nearby Elk Units
Garfield, Eagle, and Routt
Successful hunters avoid the main roads and hunt the dark timber and deeper canyons.
Routt and Rio Blanco
Elk are plentiful throughout the Upper Yampa area. Licenses are also readily available, but hunters should not rely on leftover license availability as these herds approach population objective.