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Colorado Elk Unit 78

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(ARCHU LETA, CONEJOS, MINERAL & RIO GRANDE COS.) bounded on N and E by Continental Divide; on S by NM; on W by San Juan River, Four Mile Creek and Piedra River-San Juan River divide.

Statewide Hunting Stats

Unit Profile

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Variable
Value
Rank
Unit Size (sq/m)
765
(43/185)
Total Hunters
3136
(28/180)
Hunter Density
4.1
(76/180)
Overall Success
21.0%
(75/180)
Public Lands
68.1%
(59/185)
Road Density
0.98
(32/185)
Ruggedness
2.69
(32/185)
Max Elevation
12,641'
(43/185)
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Statewide Hunting Stats

Geographic Places

Peaks (Elevation):

Abeyta Mesa (8,159'), Alberta Peak (11,854'), Archuleta Mesa (9,216'), Archuleta Mesa (9,078'), Archuleta Mesa (9,216'), Banded Peak (12,769'), Bear Mountain (8,389'), Blackhead Peak (12,503'), Blue Mountain (8,875'), Chalk Mountains (11,972'), Cherry Cairn (12,497'), Chromo Mountain (8,596'), Cornish Hill (8,504'), Eagle Mountain (11,765'), Eightmile Mesa (8,172'), Elephant Head Rock (9,872'), Flattop Mountain (11,407'), Indian Head (9,216'), Jackson Mountain (8,861'), Klutter Mountain (8,510'), La Mesa del Medio (8,396'), Long Trek Mountain (12,831'), Mesa Cortado (8,543'), Mesa Pedregosa (8,136'), Montezuma Mesa (7,746'), Navajo Peak (11,289'), Nipple Mountain (11,981'), Quien Sabe Mountain (10,256'), Red Mountain (12,582'), Rock Creek Mesa (8,120'), Saddle Mountain (11,965'), Serviceberry Mountain (8,218'), Sheep Mountain (12,375'), Sliderock Mountain (8,875'), Squaretop Mountain (11,703'), Tater Mountain (8,218'), Treasure Mountain (11,854'), Turkey Mountain (7,838'), V Mountain (10,774'), Vigil Mesa (8,730'), Winter Hills (8,405')

Statewide Hunting Stats

Over-The-Counter Tags

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License
Weapon
Residency
OTC Either-Sex Archery
Archery
Any Hunter
Aug 25 - Sep 23, 2018
The Tag
License Code
OTC Either-Sex Archery
Quota
Unlimited
Residency
Any Hunter
Weapon
Archery
Resident Fees
Tag Price
$54.75
PP Fee
$7.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Nonresident Fees
Tag Price
$661.75
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$91.75
Season Notes
Aug 25 - Sep 23, 2018
Except on Bosque del Oso in GMU's 861 and 951 and is only valid on Private Land in units 4, 5, 12, 23, 24, 33, and 441
OTC Antlered 2nd Rifle
Rifle
Any Hunter
Oct 20 - Oct 28, 2018
The Tag
License Code
OTC Antlered 2nd Rifle
Quota
Unlimited
Residency
Any Hunter
Weapon
Rifle
Resident Fees
Tag Price
$54.75
PP Fee
$7.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Nonresident Fees
Tag Price
$661.75
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$91.75
Season Notes
Oct 20 - Oct 28, 2018
Except on Bosque del Oso SWA in unit 861
OTC Antlered 3rd Rifle
Rifle
Any Hunter
Nov 3 - Nov 11, 2018
The Tag
License Code
OTC Antlered 3rd Rifle
Quota
Unlimited
Residency
Any Hunter
Weapon
Rifle
Resident Fees
Tag Price
$54.75
PP Fee
$7.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Nonresident Fees
Tag Price
$661.75
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$91.75
Season Notes
Nov 3 - Nov 11, 2018
Except on Bosque del Oso SWA in unit 861
Statewide Hunting Stats

Limited Licenses

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Resident
Nonresident
Public Land
All Tags
License
Odds
Drawn At
Private - 5th Rifle - Cow
50%
100%
Choice 2
0 Points
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EF077P5R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
Choice 2
Drawn At
0 Points
Drawn At Odds
50%
Drawn At Odds
100%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$496.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
Season Notes
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2018
Private Land Only
5-Year Comparison Graph
1st Muzzleloader - Cow
5%
6%
Choice 2
Choice 2
Sep 8 - Sep 16, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EF077O1M
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
Choice 2
Drawn At
Choice 2
Drawn At Odds
5%
Drawn At Odds
6%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$496.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
5-Year Comparison Graph
1st Muzzleloader - Bull
14%
14%
Choice 2
Choice 2
Sep 8 - Sep 16, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EM077O1M
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
Choice 2
Drawn At
Choice 2
Drawn At Odds
14%
Drawn At Odds
14%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$661.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
5-Year Comparison Graph
1st Rifle - Cow
46%
35%
1 Point
1 Point
Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EF077O1R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
1 Point
Drawn At
1 Point
Drawn At Odds
46%
Drawn At Odds
35%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$496.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
5-Year Comparison Graph
Private - 1st Rifle - Cow
N/A
N/A
Leftover
Leftover
Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EF077P1R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
Leftover
Drawn At
Leftover
Drawn At Odds
N/A
Drawn At Odds
N/A
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$496.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
Season Notes
Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2018
Private Land Only
5-Year Comparison Graph
1st Rifle - Bull
4%
4%
Choice 2
Choice 2
Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EM077O1R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
Choice 2
Drawn At
Choice 2
Drawn At Odds
4%
Drawn At Odds
4%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$661.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
5-Year Comparison Graph
Private - 1st Rifle - Bull
40%
8%
Choice 2
Choice 2
Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EM077P1R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
Choice 2
Drawn At
Choice 2
Drawn At Odds
40%
Drawn At Odds
8%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$661.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
Season Notes
Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2018
Private Land Only
5-Year Comparison Graph
2nd Rifle - Cow
1%
50%
0 Points
2 Points
Oct 20 - Oct 28, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EF077O2R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
0 Points
Drawn At
2 Points
Drawn At Odds
1%
Drawn At Odds
50%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$496.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
5-Year Comparison Graph
3rd Rifle - Cow
14%
30%
2 Points
4 Points
Nov 3 - Nov 11, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EF077O3R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
2 Points
Drawn At
4 Points
Drawn At Odds
14%
Drawn At Odds
30%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$496.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
5-Year Comparison Graph
4th Rifle - Cow
33%
25%
1 Point
1 Point
Nov 14 - Nov 18, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EF077O4R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
1 Point
Drawn At
1 Point
Drawn At Odds
33%
Drawn At Odds
25%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$496.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
5-Year Comparison Graph
Private - 4th Rifle - Cow
100%
22%
0 Points
0 Points
Nov 14 - Nov 18, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EF077P4R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
0 Points
Drawn At
0 Points
Drawn At Odds
100%
Drawn At Odds
22%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$496.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
Season Notes
Nov 14 - Nov 18, 2018
Private Land Only
5-Year Comparison Graph
4th Rifle - Bull
71%
50%
0 Points
1 Point
Nov 14 - Nov 18, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EM077O4R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
0 Points
Drawn At
1 Point
Drawn At Odds
71%
Drawn At Odds
50%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$661.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
5-Year Comparison Graph
Private - 4th Rifle - Bull
80%
71%
0 Points
0 Points
Nov 14 - Nov 18, 2018
The Tag
License Code
EM077P4R
Quota
1st Choice Apps
Drawn At
0 Points
Drawn At
0 Points
Drawn At Odds
80%
Drawn At Odds
71%
More Info
Valid Units
77, 78, 771
Tag Price
$54.75
Tag Price
$661.75
PP Fee
$7.00
PP Fee
$9.00
Other Fees
$39.75
Other Fees
$91.75
Season Notes
Nov 14 - Nov 18, 2018
Private Land Only
5-Year Comparison Graph
Statewide Hunting Stats

Harvest Stats

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Season Type
Success
Total
Bulls
Hunters
Archery
14.9%
171
108
1,147
Hunters (2018)
Total Active
1,147
Per Sq/Mile
Per Public Sq/M
Total Success
14.9%
Harvest (2018)
Bulls Harvested
108
Cows Harvested
60
Calves Harvested
3
Total Harvested
171
5-Year Comparison Graph
Muzzleloader
13.8%
13
9
94
Hunters (2018)
Total Active
94
Per Sq/Mile
Per Public Sq/M
Total Success
13.8%
Harvest (2018)
Bulls Harvested
9
Cows Harvested
0
Calves Harvested
4
Total Harvested
13
5-Year Comparison Graph
1st Rifle
37.7%
118
95
313
Hunters (2018)
Total Active
313
Per Sq/Mile
Per Public Sq/M
Total Success
37.7%
Harvest (2018)
Bulls Harvested
95
Cows Harvested
19
Calves Harvested
4
Total Harvested
118
5-Year Comparison Graph
2nd Rifle
22.2%
169
156
762
Hunters (2018)
Total Active
762
Per Sq/Mile
Per Public Sq/M
Total Success
22.2%
Harvest (2018)
Bulls Harvested
156
Cows Harvested
13
Calves Harvested
0
Total Harvested
169
5-Year Comparison Graph
3rd Rifle
21.6%
163
151
755
Hunters (2018)
Total Active
755
Per Sq/Mile
Per Public Sq/M
Total Success
21.6%
Harvest (2018)
Bulls Harvested
151
Cows Harvested
12
Calves Harvested
0
Total Harvested
163
5-Year Comparison Graph
4th Rifle
28.9%
15
9
52
Hunters (2018)
Total Active
52
Per Sq/Mile
Per Public Sq/M
Total Success
28.9%
Harvest (2018)
Bulls Harvested
9
Cows Harvested
6
Calves Harvested
0
Total Harvested
15
5-Year Comparison Graph
Private Land Only
59.2%
29
18
49
Hunters (2018)
Total Active
49
Per Sq/Mile
Per Public Sq/M
Total Success
59.2%
Harvest (2018)
Bulls Harvested
18
Cows Harvested
11
Calves Harvested
0
Total Harvested
29
5-Year Comparison Graph
Pooled Rifle
25.1%
475
411
1,895
Hunters (2018)
Total Active
1,895
Per Sq/Mile
Per Public Sq/M
Total Success
25.1%
Harvest (2018)
Bulls Harvested
411
Cows Harvested
60
Calves Harvested
4
Total Harvested
475
5-Year Comparison Graph
Pooled Total
21%
659
528
3,136
Hunters (2018)
Total Active
3,136
Per Sq/Mile
Per Public Sq/M
Total Success
21%
Harvest (2018)
Bulls Harvested
528
Cows Harvested
120
Calves Harvested
11
Total Harvested
659
5-Year Comparison Graph
Statewide Hunting Stats

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