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Rattle Snakes in CO

Hey guys/gals,

I am new to Colorado and this year I plan to hunt some Prarie Rattlers, Anyone have an suggestions for public land I can hunt? Also always looking ofr a hunting buddy or two.



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I can't help you on where to

I can't help you on where to go but just remember that the prairie rattlesnake is considered a small game animal and you need a license to hunt them and there is only a 2 month season to hunt along with a bag and possession limit. 

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Critter is right, there is a

Critter is right, there is a season and bag limit. I don't know the details, but you can find out easily enough on the Colorado Parks and Wildlife website. There are tons of rattlesnakes in the northwest corner of the state. Find a little water with  rocks nearby and you'll be lucky not to step on one. Don't look at the highest elevations. 

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Pawnee National Grasslands

Pawnee National Grasslands has pleanty of them also.

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