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Hunting & Fishing season dates and deadlines

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04/26/14 - 02/22/15

 

Sucker Spearing - 2014 season

04/26/14 - 02/15/15

 

Bullhead, Redhorse, other rough fish Spearing - 2014 season

04/26/14 - 02/22/15

 

Bowfishing - 2014 season

05/10/14 - 02/22/15

 

Walleye, sauger, northern pike - 2014 season

05/10/14 - 02/22/15

 

Smallmouth Bass - 2014 early season - North and East of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls and Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

05/10/14 - 02/22/15

 

Largemouth Bass - 2014 early season - North and East of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls and Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

05/24/14 - 02/22/15

 

Smallmouth Bass - 2014 season - South and West of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls and Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

05/24/14 - 02/22/15

 

Largemouth Bass - 2014 season - South and West of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls and Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

06/07/14 - 12/01/14

 

Muskellunge (Muskie) - 2014 season

09/08/14 - 02/22/15

 

Smallmouth Bass - 2014 Catch and Release season only (statewide)

09/13/14 - 01/04/15

 

Ruffed and Spruce Grouse, Hungarian Partridge season

09/13/14 - 12/31/14

 

Deer Hunt - Archery season

09/13/14 - 11/30/14

 

Sharptailed Grouse season

09/13/14 - 02/28/15

 

Small Game - Rabbits, Squirrels season

09/27/14 - 11/25/14

 

Waterfowl season - north zone

10/11/14 - 01/04/15

 

Pheasant season

10/11/14 - 11/30/14

 

Waterfowl season - central zone

10/11/14 - 12/06/14

 

Waterfowl season - south zone

10/18/14 - 03/15/15

 

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

10/25/14 - 03/15/15

 

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

10/25/14 - 01/04/15

 

Furbearer Trapping - Otter - north zone

10/25/14 - 02/28/15

 

Furbearer Trapping - Mink and Muskrat - north zone

10/25/14 - 04/30/15

 

Furbearer Trapping - Beaver - north zone

11/01/14 - 01/04/15

 

Furbearer Trapping - Otter - south zone

11/01/14 - 02/28/15

 

Furbearer Trapping - Mink and Muskrat-south zone

11/01/14 - 04/30/15

 

Furbearer Trapping - Beaver - south zone

11/08/14 - 11/23/14

 

Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 1A

11/08/14 - 11/23/14

100 series deer permit areas

Wolf - Early season hunting

11/15/14 - 02/22/15

 

Dark House Spearing-2014

11/22/14 - 11/30/14

 

Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 3B

11/29/14 - 12/14/14

 

Deer Hunt - Muzzleloader season

11/29/14 - 01/31/15

 

Wolf - Late season trapping

11/29/14 - 01/31/15

 

Wolf - Late season hunting

11/29/14 - 01/04/15

 

Bobcat - Hunting & Trapping season

11/29/14 - 12/04/14

 

Fisher and Pine Marten season

12/15/14 - 12/31/14

 

Crow Hunting (4th season)

01/01/15 - 01/15/15

 

Crow Hunting (1st season)

03/01/15 - 03/31/15

 

Crow Hunting (2nd season)

05/09/15 - 02/28/16

 

Walleye, sauger, northern pike - 2015 season

05/09/15 - 02/28/16

 

Smallmouth Bass - 2015 early season - North and East of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls and Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

05/09/15 - 02/28/16

 

Largemouth Bass - 2015 early season - North and East of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls and Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

05/23/15 - 02/28/16

 

Smallmouth Bass - 2015 season - South and West of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls and Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

05/23/15 - 02/28/16

 

Largemouth Bass - 2015 season - South and West of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls and Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

09/01/15 - 10/31/15

 

Crow Hunting (3rd season)

11/07/15 - 11/22/15

 

Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 1A

11/07/15 - 11/15/15

 

Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 2A and 3A

11/21/15 - 11/29/15

 

Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 3B

11/28/15 - 12/13/15

 

Deer Hunt - Muzzleloader season

12/15/15 - 12/31/15

 

Crow Hunting (4th season)

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