DOW, landowner offer late season elk hunt

MEEKER | The Colorado Division of Wildlife and a private landowner in the Meeker area are teaming up to offer a special late season cow elk hunting opportunity in late November and December. Six hunters will be selected for this unguided elk hunt on the 2,900 acre Berryman property. Selected hunters must have a valid late season private land only cow elk license for unit 23 or an unfilled youth elk license from an earlier rifle season.
This hunt is open to anyone who is interested and eligible. Hunters interested in applying for the hunt must submit a letter of interest including their name, date of birth, contact information and CID number. Applicants must also submit a short note about why they should be selected for this special private land hunt opportunity. If a youth, the letter also needs to include the name and contact information for a parent or guardian who will attend the hunt with the youth.
Applications must be received at the Meeker DOW office by end of the day Monday. Applications should be mailed to Bailey Franklin/Special Late Season Hunt, PO Box 1181, Meeker, CO 81641.
Six hunters will be randomly selected from all eligible applicants. Questions about the hunt or application process? Call the Meeker DOW office at 878-6090.