Montrose, Colorado Hunting Information

Find More Resources Within a 50-Mile Radius of Montrose, CO

The Montrose countryside has hunting adventures for every level of sportsman with trophy-quality elk, deer and antelope throughout the year.  The beautiful, varied terrain provide a perfect habitat for the many animals to thrive.  Come prepared for the rapidly changing weather conditions and some of the most impressive results you’ve even seen.

Hunting Areas Around Montrose, Colorado

  • Unit 64 (North or east on US-50)
  • Unit 65 (South on U.S. Router 550)

Hunting Gear and Supplies Near Montrose, Colorado

Big R


2201 S. Townsend Ave., Montrose, CO 81401 (970) 240-2088

Here you will find camping gear, knives, optics, outdoor apparel, fire arms, ammo, archery gear and other hunting accessories. Hunting licenses are also available for purchase here.

Murdoch’s Ranch and Home Supply


2151 S. Townsend Ave., Montrose, CO 81401 (970) 249-9991

Here you can find handguns, rifles, shotguns, ammo, optics, camping accessories, archery supplies, hunting gear and other hunting accessories. Hunting licenses are also sold here.

Lodging for a Hunting Trip Near Montrose, CO

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Montrose


1391 S. Townsend Ave., Montrose, CO 81401 (970) 240-1800

Holiday Inn Express & Suites is on the beautiful western slope of Colorado. This hotel is a perfect oasis for all travelers, located just 12 miles from the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. The perks here include an indoor salt pool, 2 whirlpools, fitness center and free wi-fi.

Quality Inn & Suites


2751 Commercial Way, Montrose, CO 81401 (970) 249-1011

Quality Inn & Suites is just 15 miles from the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. With a convenient location off Route 550, this hotel is a great value. Amenities include indoor heated pool, hot tub, fitness center, and free wi-fi.

Country Lodge


1624 E. Main St., Montrose, CO 81401 (970) 249-4567

After a day of adventure, you should cozy up at the Country Lodge. Try Lodging Montrose Colorado style with affordable themed suites. They have lots of amenities such as wi-fi, hand-pieced quilts, rocking chairs, microwaves and refrigerators. Each suite is individually decorated with special touches. Other amenities included a hot tub, pool and beautiful gardens.

Camping Near Montrose, Colorado

South Rim Campground- Back Canyon of the Gunnison


S. Rim Rd., Montrose, CO 81401 (970) 641-2337

The South Rim Campground is located just one mile from the South Rim Visitors Center, Sites are close together, and are partially shaded by Gambel Oak and Serviceberry bushes. East site in Loop B offers electric hookups. Water hookups are available during the warm months. Vault toilets are available but no showers.

East Rim Campground – Back Canyon of the Gunnison


S. Rim Rd., Montrose, CO 81401 (970) 641-2337

The South Rim Campground is located just one mile from the South Rim Visitors Center, Sites are close together, and are partially shaded by Gambel Oak and Serviceberry bushes. East site in Loop B offers electric hookups. Water hookups are available during the warm months. Vault toilets are available but no showers.

Meat Processing Montrose, Colorado

Goods Processing


14476 6215 Rd., Montrose, CO 81403 (970) 249-5367

This is top notch family business! Very quick on processing elk and the meat is outstanding! No gamey taste and great customer service!

Taxidermists Near Montrose, Colorado

Southwest Taxidermy Studio


  (970) 249-0486

Southwest Taxidermy Studio was established in 1991 by Fred Penasa. Fred is a native of Montrose, Colorado. He has extensive experience in hunting and recognizes the importance of giving his clients a high quality mount that will last a lifetime.