About Hunting in New Mexico

There are two different types of deer you’re able to hunt in this state. One of which is the Rocky Mountain mule deer and the other desert mule deer. Rocky mountain mule deer are found in the northern two thirds of the state and desert mule deer in the southern third.

Essentially it is the mission to conserve, regulate and protect the wildlife using a sustainable use for food, recreation and safety. The reason we are conserving is because generations will be able to enjoy the fun for everyone. With funds for hunting, trapping and fishing service are far extended beyond simple patrolling for poachers.

Highly qualified biologists use science to manage the state’s wildlife for more than 100,000 hunters and 800,000 enthusiasts to enjoy. More than 100 skilled and professionally trained conservation officers to keep people wildlife and property out of jeopardy.

New Mexico Hunting Seasons

Big Game: Bighorn Sheep, Deer, Elk, Pronghorn antelope, Cougar, Javelina

Small Game: Squirrels, Oryx, Ibex

Birds: Migratory game birds, Turkey, Grouse

New Mexico Hunting Season Dates 2021

Private-land Deer Hunting in Units 8, 46, 54, 55 and 55B

  • Units 8, 46, 54 and 55 have limited public–land hunting opportunities. Private–land hunters in these units must select one of the hunt codes listed below. The fee type is standard (S), Licenses – unlimited.
UnitSeasonDatesCodeLimit
8BowSep. 1–24DER–2–501FAD
Bow – Youth OnlyNov. 20-28DER-2-159FAD
BowJan. 1-15, ’22DER-2-160FAD
MuzzleSep. 27–Oct. 3DER–3–502FAD
Any LegalOct. 16–20DER–1–500FAD
46BowSep. 1–24DER–2–505FAD
MuzzleSep. 27–Oct. 3DER–3–506FAD
Any LegalOct. 23–27DER–1–503FAD
Any LegalOct. 30–Nov. 3DER–1–504FAD
54BowSep. 1–24DER–2–511FAD
MuzzleSep. 27–Oct. 3DER–3–512FAD
Any LegalOct. 23-27DER–1–507FAD
Any LegalOct. 30-Nov.3DER–1–508FAD
Any LegalNov. 24-28DER–1–509ESWTD
Any Legal – Youth OnlyNov. 20-28DER–1–510FAD
55A
55B
BowSept. 1-24DER–2–516FAD
MuzzleSept. 27-Oct. 3DER–2–517FAD
Any LegalOct. 23-27DER–2–513FAD
Any LegalOct. 30-Nov. 3DER–2–514FAD
Any Legal – Youth OnlyNov. 20-28DER–2–515FAD
55BAny LegalNov. 24-28DER–2–518ESWTD
*Fee Type for all: S, Licenses for all: Unlimited

Deer Draw Licenses 2021 – 2022

Draw licenses authorize the hunter to hunt on any open public land within the specified unit or hunt area and on any private land in that unit (except Units 4 and 5A), with written permission from the landowner of the property.
Closed Areas: Military reservations, national parks and monuments, state parks and monuments, recreation areas, national wildlife refuges, state wildlife management areas, and other locations may be closed or restrict hunting. All state wildlife management areas are closed unless officially designated open to hunting.

Unit / Dates / Hunt Code / Fee Type / Licenses / Bag Limit

Premium Statewide Deer Hunt
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-Jan.31, ’22 . . .DER-1-700 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 1 . . . . .FAD


Unit 2A____________________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-103 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-105 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 80 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-107 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-100 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 150 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-102 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD


Unit 2B____________________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-116 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 130 . . . .FAD
Bow – Youth Only . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-117 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-119 . . . . . Q/HD . . . . .180 . . . .FAD
Bow – Youth Only . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-120 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-122 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 175 . . . .FAD
Muzzle – Youth Only . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-123 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-109 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 275 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-111 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 400 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-113 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . .475 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-115 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 150 . . . .FAD


Unit 2C____________________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-127 . . . . . Q/HD . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-129 . . . . . Q/HD . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-125 . . . . . Q/HD . . . . . 30 . . . . FAD

Unit 4 Humphries/Rio Chama/Sargent WMAs Only (NM Residents Only)
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-139 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-131 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-132 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-134 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-136 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 24-28 . . . . . . DER-1-138 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 5 . . . . .FAD


Unit 5A (Public Land Only) __________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-144 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 30 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-146 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 9-15 . . . . . . . DER-1-142 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD


Unit 5B____________________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-150 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-151 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-148 . . . . . Q/HD . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-149 . . . . . Q/HD . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD


Units 6A and 6C ________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-154 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 2-6 . . . . . . . DER-3-155 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 115 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Mobility . . . Oct. 16-20 . . . . . . DER-1-152 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Impaired Only
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-153 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD


Unit 7 _________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-157 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-158 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-156 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD


Unit 8 _________________________________________________
Bow – Youth Only . . . . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-2-159 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-160 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 65 . . . . FAD


Unit 9 (including Water Canyon and Marquez WMAs) ___________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-163 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle (1) . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-164 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
(1) restricted muzzleloader only
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-161 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-162 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD

Unit 10 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-170 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-171 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Mobility . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-165 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Impaired Only
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-166 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 70 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-167 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 65 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-168 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-169 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD


Unit 12 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-173 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-3-174 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-172 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD


Unit 13 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-178 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 125 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-179 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 75 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-180 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 200 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-175 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 150 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-176 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 150 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-177 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD


Unit 14 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-182 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 30 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-183 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-184 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-181 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD


Unit 15 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-185 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 75 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-186 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-187 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 165 . . . .FAD
Muzzle – Youth Only . . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-3-188 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD


Unit 16 (A, B, C, D, and E) ________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-193 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 230 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-194 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 175 . . . .FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-195 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 300 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-189 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 300 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Mobility . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-190 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Impaired Only
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-191 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 300 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-192 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD

Unit 17 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-199 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 75 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-200 . . . . . . Q . . . . . . 75 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-201 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 80 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-196 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 80 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-197 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 80 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-198 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 80 . . . . FAD


Unit 18 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-204 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-205 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-206 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 75 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-202 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 70 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-203 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 70 . . . . FAD
Unit 19 (excluding WSMR portion) __________________________
Bow(1) . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-208 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle(1) . . . . . . . . . Dec. 4-8 . . . . . . . DER-3-209 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
(1) Mandatory check-in/check-out. Chronic wasting disease (CWD) detected in this area.
Unit 19 (WSMR portion Only) ______________________________
Any Legal(2) . . . Jan. 14-16, ’22 and Jan. 28-30, ’22 . . DER-1-207 . .S . . . . . 5 . . . . .FAD

Unit 20 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-212 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-213 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-214 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 85 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-210 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-211 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD


Unit 21 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-218 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 300 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-219 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 200 . . . .FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-220 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 350 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-215 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 425 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-216 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 425 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-217 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD

Unit 22 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-224 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 30 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-225 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-226 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 65 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-221 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 70 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-222 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 70 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-223 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD


Unit 23 (excluding Burro Mountain Area) _____________________
Bow(1) . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-232 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 205 . . . FAMD
Bow(1) . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-233 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . FAMD
Bow(1) . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-234 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 100 . . .FAWTD
Bow(1) . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 16-31, ’22 . . . . DER-2-235 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . FAWTD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-236 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 225 . . . FAMD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-237 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 45 . . . FAWTD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-227 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 450 . . . FAMD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-228 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 450 . . . FAMD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 20-24 . . . . . . DER-1-229 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . .FAWTD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Dec. 4-12 . . . . . . DER-1-230 . . . . . . HD . . . . . 50 . . . FAWTD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-231 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 75 . . . . FAD
(1) Hunters holding a valid bow deer license for Unit 23 and who did not harvest a deer during their hunt, will be allowed to hunt antlerless deer within the Silver City Deer Management Area (as determined by NMDGF) from Jan. 16-Feb. 5, 2022.


Unit 23 (Burro Mountain Area Only) _________________________
Bow(2) . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-241 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 40 . . . FAMD
Bow(2) . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-242 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 20 . . . FAWTD
Bow(2) . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 16-31, ’22 . . . . DER-2-243 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 50 . . . FAWTD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-244 . . . . . . Q . . . . . . 40 . . . FAMD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-245 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 40 . . . FAWTD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-14 . . . . . . DER-1-238 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 35 . . . FAMD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Dec. 4-12 . . . . . . DER-1-239 . . . . . Q/HD . . . . . 40 . . . FAWTD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-240 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
(2) Hunters holding a valid bow deer license for Unit 23 and who did not harvest a deer during their hunt, will be allowed to hunt antlerless deer within the Silver City Deer Management Area (as determined by NMDGF) from Jan. 16-Feb. 5, 2022.

Unit 24 (excluding Fort Bayard Management Area) _____________
Bow(1) . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-252 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 125 . . . FAMD
Bow(1) . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-253 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 75 . . . FAMD
Bow(1) . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-254 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 60 . . . FAWTD
Bow(1) . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 16-31, ’22 . . . . DER-2-255 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . FAWTD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-256 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 280 . . . FAMD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-257 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . FAWTD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-247 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 400 . . . FAMD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-248 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 400 . . . FAMD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 20-24 . . . . . . DER-1-249 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . .FAWTD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Dec. 4-12 . . . . . . DER-1-251 . . . . . . HD . . . . . 50 . . . FAWTD
(1) Hunters holding a valid bow deer license for Unit 24 and who did not harvest a deer during their hunt, will be allowed to hunt antlerless deer within the Silver City Deer Management Area (as determined by NMDGF) from Jan. 16-Feb. 5, 2022.


Unit 24 (including Fort Bayard Management Area) ______________
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Oct. 2-10 . . . . . . . DER-1-246 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-250 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD


Unit 25 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-260 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 45 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-261 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 30 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-262 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 45 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov.6-10 . . . . . . . DER-1-258 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-259 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD


Unit 26 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-265 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-266 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-267 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 60 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-263 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-264 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD


Unit 27 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-273 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 40 . . . FAMD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 16-31, ’22 . . . . DER-2-274 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 40 . . . FAWTD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-275 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 40 . . . FAMD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-3-276 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 50 . . . FAWTD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-268 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 50 . . . FAMD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-269 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 50 . . . FAMD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 20-24 . . . . . . DER-1-270 . . . . . Q/HD . . . . . 40 . . . FAWTD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-271 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Dec. 4-12 . . . . . . DER-1-272 . . . . . Q/HD . . . . . 25 . . . FAWTD

Unit 28 – McGregor range (CWD detected in this area. See page 37.)
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Dec. 18-19 . . . . . . DER-1-277 . . . . . . HD . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Military Only . Dec. 18-19 . . . . . . DER-1-278 . . . . . . HD . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD


Unit 29 _________________________________________________

Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-281 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-282 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-283 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 70 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-279 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 170 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-280 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 170 . . . .FAD


Unit 30 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-287 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 200 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-288 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-289 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 325 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-284 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 800 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-285 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 800 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-286 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 250 . . . .FAD


Unit 31 (including Prairie Chicken WMAs)_____________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-292 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 175 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-293 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-294 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 175 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-290 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 465 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 20-24 . . . . . . DER-1-291 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 460 . . . .FAD


Unit 32 (including Prairie Chicken WMAs) ____________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-299 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 150 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-300 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-301 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 175 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-295 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 625 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-296 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 625 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only(1) . Dec. 16-31 . . . . . . DER-1-297 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . . A
Any Legal (1) . . . . . . . . Jan. 16-31, ’22 . . . . DER-1-298 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . . A
(1) Roswell and Fort Sumner hunt areas ONLY.

Unit 33 (including Prairie Chicken WMAs) ____________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-304 . . . . . . Q . . . . . . 60 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-305 . . . . . . Q . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Muzzle – Restricted . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-306 . . . . . . Q . . . . . .140 . . . .FAD
Muzzleloader Only
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-302 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . .150 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 20-24 . . . . . . DER-1-303 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . .150 . . . .FAD
Unit 33 – W.S. Huey WMA Only_________________________________________
Muzzle – NM Resident . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-3-307 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . ES
Only / Youth Only
Muzzle – NM Resident . . Dec. 26-Jan.1, ’22 . . DER-3-308 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . . A
Only / Youth Only


Unit 34 (CWD detected in this area. See page 37) ______________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-313 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 450 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-314 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 350 . . . .FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-3-315 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 340 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Mobility . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-309 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Impaired Only
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-310 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 45 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-311 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 735 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-312 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 735 . . . .FAD


Unit 36 (including Fort Stanton)_____________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-319 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 225 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-320 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 125 . . . .FAD
Muzzle – Youth Only . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-322 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-318 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD


Unit 36 (excluding Fort Stanton) ____________________________
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-321 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 115 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-316 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 300 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 13-17 . . . . . . DER-1-317 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 300 . . . .FAD


Unit 37 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-325 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-326 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 80 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-327 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 125 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-323 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 375 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 20-24 . . . . . . DER-1-324 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 375 . . . .FAD

Unit 38 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-330 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 65 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-331 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-332 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-328 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 175 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 20-24 . . . . . . DER-1-329 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 175 . . . .FAD


Unit 39 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-335 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-336 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-337 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-333 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 20-24 . . . . . . DER-1-334 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD


Unit 40 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-340 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-341 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-342 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-338 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 20-24 . . . . . . DER-1-339 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD


Unit 41 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-348 . . . . . . Q . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Jan. 1-15, ’22 . . . . . DER-2-349 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-350 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-343 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-344 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-345 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 5 . . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Dec. 4-8 . . . . . . . DER-1-346 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 15 . . . ESWTD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Dec. 11-15 . . . . . . DER-1-347 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 10 . . . ESWTD


Unit 42 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-354 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-355 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-351 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-352 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 35 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 24-28 . . . . . . DER-1-353 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . ESWTD

Unit 43 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-357 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-3-358 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-356 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 35 . . . . FAD


Unit 45 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-363 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 150 . . . .FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-364 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 160 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-359 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 250 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Mobility . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-360 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Impaired Only
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-361 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 250 . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-362 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD


Unit 47 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-367 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-368 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-365 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-366 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD


Unit 48 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-371 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 45 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-372 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-369 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-370 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD


Unit 49 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-375 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 100 . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-373 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-374 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD


Unit 50 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-378 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . . 5 . . . . .FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-376 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-377 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 50 . . . . FAD


Unit 51A___________________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-380 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 65 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-379 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 145 . . . . FAD


Unit 51B___________________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-383 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-381 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-382 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD

Unit 52 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-386 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 80 . . . . FAD
Muzzle – Restricted . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-387 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Muzzleloader Only
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-384 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-385 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD


Unit 53 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-390 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 90 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-388 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 85 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 6-10 . . . . . . DER-1-389 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 85 . . . . FAD


Units 54 and 55A – Colin Neblett WMA Only (NM Residents Only)__
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-393 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-391 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-392 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD


Unit 55A – E.S. Barker WMA Only (NM Residents Only)__________
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-394 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . . 5 . . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-395 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . . 5 . . . . .FAD


Unit 55A – Urraca WMA Only (NM Residents Only)______________
Any Legal . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-396 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-397 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD


Unit 55A – Valle Vidal Only_____________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-398 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD


Unit 56 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-403 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-404 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-399 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-400 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-401 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Dec. 4-8 . . . . . . . DER-1-402 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 10 . . . ESWTD


Unit 57 – Sugarite Canyon State Park Only________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Nov. 1-30 . . . . . . DER-2-410 . . . . . . .Q . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD


Unit 57 (excluding Sugarite Canyon State Park) ________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-409 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 20 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-411 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-405 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-406 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-407 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Nov. 24-28 . . . . . . DER-1-408 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . ESWTD

Unit 58 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-417 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-418 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-412 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-413 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 35 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-414 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Dec. 4-8 . . . . . . . DER-1-415 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . ESWTD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Dec. 11-15 . . . . . . DER-1-416 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . ESWTD


Unit 59 ________________________________________________
Bow . . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 1-24 . . . . . . . DER-2-424 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 10 . . . . FAD
Muzzle . . . . . . . . . . . Sep. 27-Oct. 3 . . . . DER-3-425 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 25 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 23-27 . . . . . . DER-1-419 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Oct. 30-Nov. 3 . . . . DER-1-420 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 40 . . . . FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Nov. 20-28 . . . . . . DER-1-421 . . . . . . . S . . . . . . . 5 . . . . .FAD
Any Legal – Youth Only . . Dec. 4-8 . . . . . . . DER-1-422 . . . . . . S . . . . . . 15 . . . ESWTD
Any Legal . . . . . . . . . Dec. 11-15 . . . . . . DER-1-423 . . . . . . .S . . . . . . 10 . . . ESWTD

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New Mexico Hunting License

If you would like, purchase a license at : https://onlinesales.wildlife.state.nm.us/

LicenseResidentNonresident
Game hunting$15$65
Game hunting & fishing
license
$30N/A
Private land only deer
license- standard
$34$270
Turkey license$25$100
Bear License$47$260
Draw licenseResidentsNonresidents
Standard Elk
Antlelerss$60N/A
Mature Bull$90$548
Either Sex$90$548
Quality or High Demand Elk
License
Antlelerss$60N/A
Mature Bull$90$773
Either Sex$90$773
Deer License
Standard$41$283
Quality$41$368
High Demand HD$41$368
Pronghorn$60$283
Javelina$65$178

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This is a great state to be a part of, with the rocky ridges and culture that dates far back into time getting the chance to spend the most time with all of the animals and feel closer to the land is truly possible here. The opportunity to seize every moment and make it count while breathing in the mountain air that the snow and rocky terrain provides are the perfect way to enjoy your experience that is so close to nature.

Links to Official Sites

Buy license in New Mexico: https://onlinesales.wildlife.state.nm.us/
New Mexico State Regulation Site: http://www.wildlife.state.nm.us/hunting/
Link to State PDF: http://www.wildlife.state.nm.us/download/publications/rib/2021/hunting/2021_2022-New-Mexico-Hunting-Rules-and-Info.pdf