Celebrating 125 Years of Living Life Outside
Our History, Your Stories
We’re celebrating our 125th anniversary by sharing stories of our long history of wildlife conservation and outdoor recreation. Enjoy our stories and be sure to check back all year for new and fresh stories.
The year 2022 is going to be a big one for Colorado Parks and Wildlife. It represents the 125th anniversary of the first state agency created to conserve wildlife in Colorado.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) strives to offer recreational and sporting opportunities for children and adults of all ability levels.
For 47 years, Cliff patrolled the Gunnison backcountry and infamous West Elk Wilderness, commonly on foot or horseback.