Besides being one of the country’s most attractive and most visited ski towns, Durango hunting is arguably the country’s most favorable elk hunting land. With over two million acres of wilderness and National Forests, the herds are hindered by virtually no bounds, allowing the population to remain constant and making them some of the biggest herds in the western states. Along with elk, hunts for bear, mule deer and mountain lion are all also becoming increasingly popular. There are numerous outfitters throughout Durango who are very anxious to have visitors from all areas come and experience the thrill and excitement of a day’s hunt for any one of these massive creatures with them. You can pick from your choice of expedition, whether it be Big Game, Private Lands, Game Ranches or even Archery Shoots. All of these are offered in or around the Durango area. There is absolutely no reason to be bored here; and when you come, you are guaranteed to have the time of your life making memories you are sure to keep for the rest of your life.