Mule Deer

White-tailed and Mule Deer Hunting

Note: Seasons open at 12 noon on opening days.

NOTE: Youth deer - Ages 13 (who qualify), 14 and 15. Licenses are issued only through the Department’s Bismarck office. The deadline for submitting a restricted youth antlered mule deer lottery application was June 7, 2017. The deadline for submitting a regular youth season application was September 1, 2017.

Season: Bow

Hunting Units: Statewide Opens: Closes : Season Dates Status: Finalized

Season: Youth - Ages 10 (who qualify), 11, 12 and 13 – antlerless white-tailed deer

Hunting Units: Statewide Opens: Closes : Season Dates Status: FinalizedApplication Deadline:

Season: Ages 13 (who qualify),  14 and 15 – any deer (with exceptions)

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

Season: Ages 13 (who qualify),  14 and 15 - antlered mule deer 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: Gun

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

Season: Muzzleloader

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