Plan a cottontail hunting trip
February 27, 2020
The cottontail rabbit is the most popular small game animal in Wyoming and can be a great first hunt for kids.
Rabbit hunting does not require a lot of specialized equipment, it is active and engaging for kids and teaches skills that will be used when pursuing larger and more adventurous quarry.
Cottontails are found throughout the state and occupy a variety of habitats including shrub communities, farmlands and urban and suburban areas in low to mid elevations. Favorite hangouts include rocky outcroppings, dilapidated buildings and stream banks that provide good burrowing sites where t...