Colorado has more than 348 State Wildlife areas, covering more than 684,000 acres. With a valid fishing or hunting license you can access the properties for recreation. Read our state parks blog or see map.
State wildlife areas are tucked throughout the mountains eastern plains. Many permit camping, either dispersed or in a campground, often for free.
More about state wildlife areas can be found at cpw.state.co.us.
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City, state and federal lands provide numerous opportunities for viewing wildlife.