Elk Hunting in Colorado GMU 161 - Jackson County
The herd tends to stay in the coniferous timbered areas until late in the season, moving to lower elevations with snow and hunting pressure.
Similar Nearby Elk Units
Hunt Area 13
Beginning where the Continental Divide crosses the WyomingColorado state line; northerly along said divide to Wyoming Highway 70; easterly along said highway to Wyoming Highway 230; southeasterly along said highway to the WyomingColorado state line; wes
Routt and Grand
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.