Frosty mornings glassing a distant elk herd, debating your approach, rays of morning sunlight reflecting on florescent orange, the percussion of a rifle’s muzzle sending speeding lead, and a recognizable thud reports a solid hit. It has all come together, big-bull-down.
Hunting elk in Colorado should be on every hunter’s bucket list. Increased shot range and higher margin of error give rifle hunters an advantage over other methods of take. October brings rifle season to Colorado. Rifle seasons are divided into four seasons that run from mid-October thru late November.