Youth deer hunters

Special Youth Deer Season

The application deadline has passed. Results will be posted after the lottery has been run.
  1. Ages 11 (by the end of the calendar year), 12 and 13 – statewide antlerless white-tailed deer only. The license application deadline is midnight September 1 (no lottery).
  2. Ages 14 (by the end of the calendar year) and 15 – statewide any deer is legal, except antlerless mule deer in unit 4A and antlered mule deer in units 3B1, 3B2, 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, 4E and 4F. The license application deadline is midnight September 1 (no lottery).
  3. Ages 14 (by the end of the calendar year) and 15 – antlered mule deer in units 3B1, 3B2, 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, 4E and 4F. This license is allocated by lottery. The lottery deadline has passed. Those possessing restricted antlered mule deer licenses may hunt only in their designated unit the entire season.

Note: Orange clothing required for youth hunters and mentors.

Eligibility Requirements

Season: Ages 14 (by the end of the calendar year) and 15,  14 and 15 – any deer (with exceptions)

Hunting Units: Statewide Opens: Closes : Season Dates Status: FinalizedApplication Deadline: Application Deadline Date Status: Finalized

Season: Ages 14 (by the end of the calendar year) and 15 – antlered mule deer in units 3B1, 3B2, 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, 4E and 4F

Hunting Units: units 3B1, 3B2, 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, 4E and 4F Opens: Closes : Season Dates Status: FinalizedApplication Deadline: Application Deadline Date Status: Finalized

Season: Ages 11 (by the end of the calendar year), 12 and 13 – statewide antlerless white-tailed deer only

Hunting Units: Statewide Opens: Closes : Season Dates Status: FinalizedApplication Deadline: Application Deadline Date Status: Finalized