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Small Game Hunting at Rest Area

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MURPHY RANCH INC.

Small Game Hunting at Rest Area

May 3, 2023

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December 31, 2023

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Terrian Details

Explore Murphy Ranch: Your Ultimate Small Game Hunting Destination!

📍 Location: Murphy Ranch, [Your Location/State]
📆 Hunting Season: Fall and Winter months
🦫 Target Species: Beavers, Muskrats, Raccoons, Porcupines, Red Foxes
🔭 Hunting Gear: Air rifles, Small Caliber Firearms, Thermal Scopes
🌲 Conservation-Focused: Help manage nuisance animal populations responsibly.

Attention all avid hunters seeking an adrenaline-pumping adventure! Come join us at Murphy Ranch for a one-of-a-kind small game hunting experience like no other. We're on a mission to manage nuisance animal populations responsibly, and we invite you to be a part of it!

At Murphy Ranch, you'll have the chance to hunt a range of nuisance animals that are affecting the local ecosystem. Target beavers, muskrats, raccoons, porcupines, and red foxes – all in one fantastic hunting location!

Sharpen your trapping skills as we employ ethical and efficient trapping methods to manage the nuisance animal populations. Our knowledgeable guides will show you the ropes and help you become a skilled trapper.

Experience the latest in hunting technology! We provide top-of-the-line air rifles, small caliber firearms, and cutting-edge thermal scopes to maximize your hunting success and enhance your overall experience.

Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to hunt small game on the Murphy Ranch. Gather your hunting companions and embark on an eco-friendly adventure that combines hunting, conservation, and respect for nature.

Our Rates
We provide additional pricing options

Additional Persons : 

$200

up to 3 additional people.

Additional People will be required to submit necessary documents to hunt.

Travel with a Guide:

Guide Half Day

$200

Guide Full Day

$200

Lodging Available

Activity Details

Small game hunting in Hayden, Colorado, offers a variety of opportunities to pursue various species in the beautiful Colorado landscapes. Here's some information to help you plan your small game hunting adventure in Hayden: 1. Hunting Season: Small game hunting seasons in Colorado can vary depending on the species. It's essential to check the Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) website or contact the local CPW office for the latest hunting season dates and specific regulations for each species. 2. Hunting License: Ensure you have the appropriate small game hunting license before heading out to hunt in Hayden. Licenses are available for residents and non-residents and can be purchased online or at CPW offices and authorized retailers. 3. Firearm and Ammunition: Choose a firearm suitable for the small game you plan to hunt. Shotguns are popular for upland birds, while .22 caliber rifles are commonly used for rabbits and squirrels. Make sure to use the correct ammunition for your chosen firearm and comply with local regulations. 4. Hunting Gear: Dress in appropriate hunting clothing, including camouflage or earth-toned attire, to blend into the surroundings. Carry essential gear such as binoculars, a hunting knife, a small game bag, and a backpack to keep your equipment organized. 5. Safety: Prioritize safety during your hunting trip. Always treat firearms with respect, and follow all hunting safety guidelines. Let someone know your hunting plans and expected return time. 6. Hunting Dogs: If you plan to hunt with dogs, ensure they are well-trained for small game hunting and are comfortable in the field. 7. Hunting Regulations: Familiarize yourself with all local and state hunting regulations, including bag limits, shooting hours, and specific rules for hunting in the Hayden area. 8. Conservation and Ethics: Respect the environment and wildlife. Carry out any trash you generate, and practice ethical hunting practices to ensure the sustainability of the small game populations. 9. Weather: Be prepared for changing weather conditions in Hayden, as temperatures can vary significantly throughout the day and night. Small game hunting in Hayden, Colorado, offers a rewarding experience for hunters of all levels. By following regulations, practicing ethical hunting, and prioritizing safety, you'll enjoy a memorable hunting adventure in the beautiful landscapes of Colorado.

Animals sighted during this Hunt

Coyote

Snowshoe Hair

Beaver

Badger

Ground Squirrel

Lodgings Available at The Ranch

Lodging at Lower Meadon Wall Tent

$200 /per night

Capacity : 2

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Lodging at Grainerys

$500 /per night

Capacity : 4

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Lodging at Middle Meadow Yurt

$300 /per night

Capacity : 4

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Lodging at Murphy Ranch Bunk House

$375 /per night

Capacity : 7

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Lodging at Historic Breeze Street House

$320 /per night

Capacity : 6

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Things to know

Safety First: The safety of all hunters and staff is our top priority. Please adhere to all safety rules and instructions provided by our guides. Licenses and Permits: All hunters must possess valid hunting licenses and any necessary permits as required by local and state regulations. Hunting Hours: Hunting is permitted during legal hunting hours. Please familiarize yourself with the specific hunting hours for the designated hunting season. Respect Wildlife: Treat all wildlife with respect and hunt ethically. Follow the guidelines for harvesting specific game species and avoid wasteful hunting practices. No Trespassing: Stay within the designated hunting areas and respect private property boundaries. Trespassing on neighboring properties is strictly prohibited.

Safety & Property

Firearm Safety: Handle firearms responsibly and always keep the muzzle pointed in a safe direction. Follow proper loading and unloading procedures and never carry a loaded firearm in a vehicle. Personal Protective Equipment: It is recommended to wear appropriate clothing and gear for hunting, including blaze orange or other highly visible attire for safety reasons. Wildlife Encounters: Be cautious of potential wildlife encounters and follow the advice of your guides. Keep a safe distance and avoid any confrontations with aggressive animals. Property Conservation: Help us preserve the natural beauty of the ranch by minimizing your impact on the environment. Dispose of trash properly and respect the natural habitats of wildlife. Emergency Procedures: Familiarize yourself with the emergency procedures in case of accidents or unexpected events. Know the location of first aid kits and emergency contact information.

Cancellation Policy

Firearm Safety: Handle firearms responsibly and always keep the muzzle pointed in a safe direction. Follow proper loading and unloading procedures and never carry a loaded firearm in a vehicle. Personal Protective Equipment: It is recommended to wear appropriate clothing and gear for hunting, including blaze orange or other highly visible attire for safety reasons. Wildlife Encounters: Be cautious of potential wildlife encounters and follow the advice of your guides. Keep a safe distance and avoid any confrontations with aggressive animals. Property Conservation: Help us preserve the natural beauty of the ranch by minimizing your impact on the environment. Dispose of trash properly and respect the natural habitats of wildlife. Emergency Procedures: Familiarize yourself with the emergency procedures in case of accidents or unexpected events. Know the location of first aid kits and emergency contact information.

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