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Muzzleloaders get ready for hunting season in Routt County

Bow season under way as big-game season progresses

A deer walks along the banks of the Yampa River on Friday.

When to hunt

■ The muzzleloading season for deer and elk and archery season continue to Sept. 26

■ The first rifle season for elk runs Oct. 16 to 20, followed by combined rifle seasons for deer and elk Oct. 23 to 31, Nov. 6 to 14 and Nov. 17 to 21