Hunting and Trapping Seasons

Hunting and trapping seasons, opening and closing dates, application deadlines


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05/18/16 - 05/31/16

 

SpringTurkey "F" season

06/17/16

 

Elk Hunt Lottery Deadline

08/12/16

 

Bear Baiting start date

08/15/16 - 09/30/16

Statewide

Wild Rice Harvesting

08/19/16

 

Prairie Chicken Hunt Lottery Deadline

08/19/16

 

Camp Ripley Archery Hunt Application Deadline

09/01/16 - 11/07/16

 

Snipe and Rail Hunting season

09/01/16 - 10/16/16

 

Bear season

09/01/16 - 11/09/16

 

Mourning Dove season

09/01/16 - 10/31/16

 

Crow Hunting (3rd season)

09/03/16 - 09/22/16

 

Early Canada Goose season

09/08/16

 

Antlerless Deer and Special Hunt Lottery Deadline

09/10/16

 

Youth Waterfowl Day-Tentative

09/10/16 - 10/16/16

 

Sandhill Crane season-NW zone-Tentative

09/17/16 - 12/31/16

 

Deer Hunt - Archery season

09/17/16 - 01/01/17

 

Ruffed and Spruce Grouse, Hungarian Partridge season

09/17/16 - 11/30/16

 

Sharptailed Grouse season

09/17/16 - 02/28/17

 

Small Game - Rabbits, Squirrels season

09/24/16 - 11/07/16

 

Woodcock season

09/24/16 - 10/02/16

 

Prairie Chicken season

09/24/16 - 09/25/16

 

Take-a-Kid Hunting weekend

09/24/16

 

Waterfowl season opener-Tentative

10/01/16 - 10/30/16

 

Fall Turkey season

10/15/16 - 01/01/17

 

Pheasant season

10/15/16 - 03/15/17

 

Raccoon, Red Fox, Gray Fox, Badger, Opossum (North) Hunting & Trapping

10/20/16 - 10/23/16

 

Deer Hunt - Special Youth Deer season

10/20/16 - 10/21/16

 

Deer Hunt - Camp Ripley Archery Hunt - 1st season

10/22/16 - 03/15/17

 

Raccoon, Red Fox, Gray Fox, Badger, Opossum (South) Hunting & Trapping

10/29/16 - 10/30/16

 

Deer Hunt - Camp Ripley Archery Hunt - 2nd season

10/29/16 - 05/15/17

 

Furbearer Trapping - Beaver - south zone

10/29/16 - 01/08/17

 

Furbearer Trapping - Otter - north zone

10/29/16 - 02/28/17

 

Furbearer Trapping - Mink and Muskrat - north zone

10/29/16 - 05/15/16

 

Furbearer Trapping - Beaver - north zone

10/29/16 - 01/08/17

 

Furbearer Trapping - Otter - south zone

10/29/16 - 02/28/17

 

Furbearer Trapping - Mink and Muskrat-south zone

11/05/16 - 11/20/16

 

Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 1A

11/05/16 - 11/13/16

 

Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 2A and 3A

11/19/16 - 11/27/16

 

Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 3B

11/26/16 - 12/11/16

 

Deer Hunt - Muzzleloader season

11/26/16 - 11/30/16

 

Fisher and Pine Marten-north of I-94 and US Hwy 10 only

11/26/16 - 01/08/17

 

Bobcat - Hunting & Trapping-north of I-94 and US Hwy 10 only

12/15/16 - 12/31/16

 

Crow Hunting (4th season)

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