Private Land Big Game Hunting in Northwest Colorado

Colorado Outfitter #2673 - Licensed, bonded, and insured

Shelton Ranch is one of the premier private land hunting facilities for big game in Northwest Colorado. Consisting of approximately 5,000 game-filled acres of private land in management Area 11 & 211.

Situated a short 30 miles northwest of Meeker and 15 miles south of Maybell, the ranch is located in the path of the elk winter migration. The terrain is sage and  juniper covered hills with some high mountain fields in the valleys at about 6,400 feet elevation, rising to 8,000 feet with scrub oak and service berry.

Wildlife seen on the ranch include, coyote, bobcat, jackrabbit, cottontail rabbit, badger, porcupine, eagle, sage grouse, blue grouse as well as elk, mule deer, antelope, mountain lion and bear.

We invite you to check out the links to our accommodations, hunting packages and wildlife. 

A Colorado hunting license is required for the species being hunted, for game management Unit 11 or 211  For regulations and license fees go to the Colorado Division of Wildlife web page.

Hunts from the main lodge include accommodations, meals and a guide with a 4-wheel drive vehicle.

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