Elk Hunting in Colorado GMU 39 - Jefferson, Clear Creek, and Park Counties
Elk herds within the Central Front Range GMUs are either residential or seasonally migratory. Residential herds are found year-round at low to moderate elevations.
Unit Elevation Profile
HuntScore generates thousands of synthetic hikes in the unit to create an elevation profile. This profile is what you can expect to experience within a 2 mile hike from a road or trail in this unit.
Elevation in this unit ranges from 6735' to 14196' with a median elevation of 8652'. If you are preparing to hunt this unit you should train for hiking up and down slopes of 12.6%.
Each month of the year brings it's own challenges for weather. Select a month to see what you can expect and how to prepare for extreme events.
Gear Recommendations for Elk Hunting From
Exped Sit Pad Foam Seat
Foam insulated sit pad for all conditions. Backcountry skiers, snowshoers, campers, day hikers, paddlers, sailors and others will find the comfort and insulation of Sit Pad to be an excellent companion in the wild. Durable fabric, foam insulation and Exped's FlatValve for inflation and deflation.
Drake Guardian Flex Insulated Bib
The Drake Guardian Flex Insulated Bib was built for the highly-active, hard-working duck and goose hunter that is in charge of their group and runs the hunt. Engineered with Guardian Flex(TM) mechanical stretch fabric, this insulated bib allows unhindered mobility during critical movements.Features:Fowl-Proof(TM) YKK(R) zippersDenier reinforced knees, seat, and wear areasMagnattach(TM) chest pocketZippered chest pocketEasy on/off full-length side leg zippersAgainst-the-body fleece-lined hand warmer pocketsAdjustable shoulder straps
MTN OPS Biotics - Probiotics & Enzymes
BIOTICS is an advanced Pre and Probiotic blend specifically formulated to increase healthy gut bacteria, while decreasing the bad gut bacteria at the same time. Properly balancing these bacterias aids in improved digestive health, stronger gut lining and combating symptoms such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), abdominal pain, bloating, diarrhea and irregular stool frequency. Improve your gut health, comfort and overall well-being with BIOTICS.USAGE: For best results take 1 serving (2 capsules) 20-30 min before any meal. Take on a daily consistent basis for best results. 80% of your immune system is stored right in your gut and that is why MTN OPS BIOTICS(TM) is so important for your daily health and wellness.
HanWag Tatra Top GTX Boots
Robust trekking boot with extra high upper. Recommended for marshes and boggy terrain - also available with a wider forefootFeaturesParticularly stable upperSoft, padded leather cuff with vent holesBall bearing lacing systemFlex zones at heel
Leupold RX-Fulldraw 3 6x Laser Rangefinder
The new Leupold FullDraw 3 delivers archery specific performance in an incredibly compact package. With features tailored to the modern archer, we take the guess work out of achieving the perfect shot every time. Key Features:Archery specific angle calculations out to 175 yardsProprietary advanced ranging engineLightweight polymer housingRubberized armourWaterproofErgonomic housing designUses 1 CR2 batterySelect from 3 different reticles: Plus Point(TM), Duplex, and Duplex with Plus Point______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Trophy Scale (RX)Select RX models let you instantly and accurately judge the width and/or height of a target using the Trophy Scale feature. Once the baseline Trophy Scale value has been saved, the Trophy Scale bracketing system will automatically adjust to changing distances to the target. Trophy Scale(TM) lets you know if your target measures up.
Horn Hunter Full Curl Combo Pack (Hybrid Curl Frame & Forky Day Pack)
When Your Hunt Changes, Your Pack Will Too. This pack is modular and has other attachments to change the pack to bigger or smaller depending on your hunt.Full Curl Combo Specs2000 cubic inches of total storagetotals 7.5 lbsHH13 "Hybrid Frame" & HH11 "Curl Pack" included in Full Curl ComboWeight 8 lbs.Drop down hydrationCollapsible "Flex Shelf"3 strap compression panels2 vertical, compression panel pocketsH3 tubular frame adds strength, supports, and flexibility for extra heavy loadsNew Adjustable Torso SystemClick Here to see our catalog of Multi-Day PacksClick Here to see our catalog of Overnight PacksClick Here to see our catalog of Day PacksClick Here to see our catalog of Travel Packs
Similar Nearby Elk Units
Clear Creek, Park, and Jefferson
Most low to mid elevation elk ranges are on private land or parks and open space lands that are generally are not open to hunting. Most public land hunting is at the mid to high elevation ranges.
Gilpin, Boulder, Clear Creek, and Jefferson
Elk herds within the Central Front Range are either residential or seasonally migratory. Residential herds are found year-round at low to moderate elevations. Migratory herds generally winter below 9,000 feet.