Hunting Near Taos

There are plenty of opportunities to hunt large game around Taos and Casa de Toro.  The state of New Mexico has divided the state into 69 Game Management Units with the Taos area in GMU 53.   To print the state map, click here; to print the GMU 53 map, click here.  Here, a hunter can go for elk, mule deer, big horn sheep, mountain lion (cougar), and black bear.  For specific information, be sure to review the New Mexico Big Game & Fur Bearer Rules & Information or check out the New Mexico state wildlife hunting website.