There are plenty of hunting options surrounding Breckenridge. From elk, deer, moose, and mountain lions, to water fowl and mountain goats, your likelihood of spotting animals in the Colorado wilderness is high. Tags and licenses are required, so apply today to experience the solace of the great outdoors! Hunting is available at Arapaho National Forest, Eagles Nest Wilderness Area, and Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness Area. Licenses and the hunter education course are required to hunt in Colorado. It is also advised that you follow the “leave no trace” practices associated with hunting. You may also find it helpful to hire a guide if you are unfamiliar with the Colorado wilderness. Local hunting guides and outfitters are available to provide you with the necessary hunting gear and assist you in lodging, pickup/drop off, and obtaining the necessary permits and licenses.