2777 Crossroads Blvd., Unit 1
Grand Junction, CO 81506

Big game hunting draw hunters from just about every state to southwestern Colorado and to the GMUG National Forest.  The major big-game species that live in the GMUG National Forest are mule deer, elk, mountain goat, bighorn sheep, moose, black bear, and mountain lion. Game bird species that are hunted include turkey, blue grouse,  sage grouse, rock and morning dove, and various waterfowl species.

While the Forest Service does not sell hunting licenses, a license is required to hunt in Colorado. The Colorado Parks and Wildlife and local retailers sell licenses. Visit the Colorado Parks and Wildllife website for more hunting information. 

Activities:Backpacking, Bicycle Trails, Bicycling, Birding, Boating, Camping, Canoeing, Equestrian Riding, Fishing, Fly Fishing, Hiking/Nature Trails, Horseback Riding Trails, Hunting, Light Tackle Fishing, Skiing, Cross-country, Skiing, Downhill, Sledding/Snow Tubing, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Snowshoeing, Wildlife Viewing
Category:National Forest, Nature Experience, Scenic Highway
Disabled Traveler Information:Handicapped Parking, Wheelchair-friendly
Facility Amenities:Interpretive Displays, Lodging On Site, Pets Allowed (conditions apply), Picnic Area, Restaurant on site, Restrooms, RV Sites, Tent Sites
General Information:Brochures, Free Admission, Maps Available
Payment Options:Cash, Personal Checks, Visa
Rentals:Cabin Rentals, Canoe Rental, Ski Rental
Suitable For Ages:Adults (18+), Kids (5-8), Seniors (55+), Teens (13-18), Toddlers (up to 5), Tweens (9-12)
Time to Experience:Half day