Mountain Lion


Colorado boasts some of the highest lion densities in the west and great trophy potential as well. Purgatoire Outfitters conducts lion hunts on over 250,000 acres of prime lion habitat ranging from 5000 feet rim rock canyons and mesas, to above 10,000 feet high mountains. Jay Waring owner of Purgatoire Outfitters has raised and trained lion hounds for over 25 years. The key to a successful lion hunt is good dogs that can trail in any conditions encountered  during lion season. Lion hunts can be very physically demanding, anyone considering a lion hunt should be able to make a walk of one to several miles in broken country. Also before you purchase a lion tag in Colorado you will need to complete the lion hunter education course which can be found at . Lion hunts are seven days and the price is $5,000 - $6,000