Mountain Lion Hunting in Colorado GMU 74 - La Plata and San Juan Counties
Elevations range from about 6,000 feet near the New Mexico border to more than 12,000 feet near Silverton. An abundance of vegetation provides good summer range, but winter range is declining because of development.
Similar Nearby Mountain-lion Units
La Plata and San Juan
Elevations range from about 6,500 feet to more than 12,000 feet. Weather can change quickly and be severe.
Dolores and Montezuma
With altitudes from about 5,000 feet to more than 12,000 feet, the vegetation ranges from desert shrubs and piñon/juniper to alpine tundra. Weather can change quickly so be prepared for all conditions.