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2014 Deer Hunting Seasons -
Opening Dates and Application Periods

Legal Methods of Take:
Firearm- 22 caliber or larger with minimum of 900 ft lbs. energy at 100 yds. and 357 magnum rifles and 45 colt rifles, and shotguns 20 gauge or larger with single projectile and handguns with minimum of 400 ft lbs at 50 yds.

Muzzleloader Permits -45 caliber or larger with single projectile.
Archery Permits - Arrows must have sharpened points with a minimum of 9/16 cutting radius.

Spear - Handthrown/Atlatl

Shooting Hours:
30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset

Requirements:

Resident:
Deer Permit
Hunter Education
Nonresident:
Deer Permit
Hunter Education
Habitat Stamp - for all nonresidents and for residents 16 years or older

LANDOWNER REQUIREMENTS

Table 1. Landowner Permit applicant acreage requirements:

 

Resident rules

Non-Resident rules

Hunt Location

Elk

Own 320 acres in elk zone
Own/Lease 640 acres in elk zone

Own 1,280 acres in elk zone
Not eligible on leased land

On land in elk unit

Antelope, Deer, Turkey

Own or lease 80 acres

Own 320 acres

On owned or leased property as described

Table 2 - Acres, Price and Preference for LO Antelope (A), Deer (D), Elk, Spring Turkey (ST) and Fall Turkey (FT). (Residency of owner determines minimum acres. Residency of applicant determines price and preference.)

Owner/Applicant

Acre Rules

Price

Preference Points

Resident owner application: (includes owner, spouse, children)

Resident acres:
80 acres Owned or Leased for A,D,FT,ST
For elk, Own 320 acres in elk zone
For elk, Own/Lease 640 acres in elk zone

Antelope = $20.50
Deer = $15.50   
Elk = $39.40
Turkey = $12.50


Elk = 1 point
Pronghorn = 1 point

Nonresident owner application: (includes owner, spouse, children)

Nonresident acres:
320 acres Owned for A,D,FT,ST
1,280 acres Owned for Elk

Antelope = $79.75
Deer = $105
Elk = $458 
Turkey = $46


Elk = 0.9 point
Pronghorn = 0.9 point

Nonresident owner and Resident applicant: (i.e. resident children)

Nonresident Acres:
320 acres owned for A,D,FT,ST
1,280 acres owned for Elk

Antelope = $20.50
Deer = $15.50  
Elk = $39.40
Turkey = $12.50


Elk = 1 point
Pronghorn = 1 point

Resident owner and Nonresident applicant: (i.e. nonresident, children)

Resident Acres:
80 acres owned for A,D,FT,ST
For elk, Own 320 acres in elk zone
For elk, Own/Lease 640 acres in elk zone

Antelope = $79.75
Deer = $105
Elk = $458 
Turkey = $46


Elk = .9 point
Pronghorn = 0.9 point

 



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