Planning a big hunt? Don’t miss the draw dates!

2017 hunt planning starts now!  Make sure you don’t miss out on a hunt because the draw dates passed.  Below is an extensive list by state and animal the dates you should be aware of.  As always, these dates are subject to change.  Good luck!

2017 Application deadline calendar
application deadline
draw results posted*
AlaskaAll speciesDecember 15February 17
WyomingElkJanuary 31February 25
ArizonaElk, antelopeFebruary 7April 13
WyomingMoose, sheep,
February 28May 10
UtahAll speciesMarch 2May 18
NevadaMule deer
guided draw
March 11March 26
MontanaDeer, elkMarch 15April 18
New MexicoAll speciesMarch 23April 27
ColoradoAll speciesApril 4Sheep & goat: May 11
Deer, elk,
moose, antelope:
 June 1
NevadaAll speciesApril 17May 27
KansasNonresident deerApril 29May 13
IdahoMoose, sheep,
April 30May 18
MontanaMoose, sheep,
May 1June 13
OregonAll speciesMay 15June 16
WashingtonAll speciesMay 18June 10
WyomingDeer, antelopeMay 31June 21
MontanaAntelopeJune 1August 1
CaliforniaAll speciesJune 2June 14
IdahoDeer, elk,
June 5June 24
ArizonaDeer, sheep, bisonJune 13July 19

*sources include state agencies and