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Colorado Game Management Unit 83 Big Game

  • ID:83
  • State:CO
  • Species:Big Game
  • Area:1,252 square miles
  • Elevation:7,500 ft - 12,800 ft
  • Public Lands:22 square miles
  • Percent Public Lands:2%
  • Block Management Walk-ins:4
  • Campgrounds:7
  • Fishing Access Sites:0
  • Trailheads:2
  • National Forests:Rio Grande National Forest, San Isabel National Forest
  • Lat-Long:37.291274, -105.448560

Unit 83 regulates hunting opportunities for big game in Colorado and covers 1,252 square miles. Public lands comprise 22 square miles (2%) of the total land covered by this game management unit. The greater region is best serviced by San Luis, Fort Garland, and Blanca. The elevation of the region ranges from a low of 7,500 feet to a high of 12,800 feet above sea level. There are 2 trailheads that provide public gateways to these forested and wilderness areas: Rio Grande National Forest, San Isabel National Forest, Sangre de Cristo Wilderness. Additionally, 4 sites are open to the public for access to managed private lands.

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