About Hunting in Wyoming
In 2020 it remains the same to conserve wildlife and serve people. That is something that will not change currently. In particular the largest priority is the very important restoration and connectivity of fish and wildlife migration areas , there is going to be a comprehensive plan to maintain the overall health and diversity of wildlife within a state. This strategy provides a technical foundation in the statewide habitat plan.
The contributions made from the hunts commences go a long way to furthering this plan. As much as there are opportunities to provide for our families and friends there is also a way to give back to the foundations that work hard to be sure that it doesn’t leave , whether through emergencies or not.
Wyoming Hunting Seasons
Big Game: Deer, Elk, Black Bear, Bison, Antelope, Mountain Lion, Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Goat
Small Game: wide range
Birds: Turkey, wide range
Wyoming Hunting Season Dates 2021
Listed below are a variety of dates that take into account the animal, the choice of weapon as well as sometimes the counties where only those hunts are being held. If you would like to know more, there are links at the bottom. The general season dates are outlined in tables for a quick reference and protocol as to what to quickly expect moving forward for this year.
Wyoming General Elk/ Deer Season
|Deer (firearms)||Nov 1 – Jan 31|
|Deer (bow)||Sept 1-30|
|Elk (firearms)||Aug 31- Jan 31|
|Elk (bow)||Sept 1- 30|
Bear Hunting Season 2021
|Black Bear (Firearms)||May 1- June 15 & Sept 1-|
|Black Bear (Bow)||May 1- 14 & Aug 1- Sept 30|
|Grizzly Bear||Sept 15- Nov 15|
Overall Game Hunting Season 2021
|Moose||Sept 1 – Nov 20|
|Bison||Aug 15- Jan 31|
|Antelope||Sept 1- Dec 31|
|Mountain Lion||Sept 1- Aug 31|
|Bighorn Sheep||Sept 1- Dec 31|
|Mountain Goat||Sept 1- Nov 15|
Wyoming Hunting License Info
|Bighorn sheep||$152 ( w/ app fee)||$2,320.00|
|Game bird / Small game /|
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A chance to make new tracks for 2021, there is something so nice about being able to take advantage of all that’s to change. The year before absolutely was hard but with 2.75 million in high priority wildlife crossing projects that challenge is now working in conservation to ensure that people are able to be as responsible as possible.
This helps protect Wyoming by taking charge to serve people more heartily than ever, because when seemingly nothing was certain , one thing remained the same and that’s the great outdoors of WY. By putting half a million into projects it means that we will be able to use this hunting season to focus on the future and move forward possibly educating more on the COVID disease as well.
Links to Official Site
Wyoming State Regulation Site: https://wgfd.wyo.gov/regulations
Wyoming State PDF: https://wgfd.wyo.gov/Regulations/Regulation-PDFs/REGULATIONS_CH2.pdf