Muzzleloader Hunting News

Colorado DOW Announces Changes to Hunting Regulations
The Colorado Division of Wildlife (DOW) would like to remind big game hunters who are interested in applying for an elk, deer, pronghorn, moose or bear license for the upcoming 2007 big game hunting seasons that their applications must be postmarked by April 3.
Ohio DNR Releases Deer Harvest Numbers
Ohio deer hunters took a record 237,316 deer during the 2006-07 hunting season and for the third year in a row the harvest surpassed 200,000, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife.
New York DEC Releases 2006-2007 Deer Harvest Numbers
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today announced the results of the 2006-07 deer hunting seasons including deer harvest, information on Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) and hunter safety statistics.
Arkansas Commission Considers 2007 thru 2008 Proposals
Commissioners for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission were presented with proposals for the 2007-2008 hunting seasons. The commission will study the proposals and make a decision at its March 22 meeting in Little Rock.
Virginia DGIF Announces Harvest Numbers
Wildlife biologists with the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) have compiled preliminary figures for bear, deer, and turkey harvests for the 2006-2007 fall seasons.
Minnesota Announces Opening Dates for 2007 Seasons
The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced opening dates for many of the 2007 Minnesota hunting seasons this week.
Idaho Fish and Game Clarifies Muzzleloader Rules
The Idaho Fish and Game Commissioners Thursday, January 11, approved rules that change the definition of muzzleloaders in an effort to maintain muzzleloader hunt opportunities.
Nebraska Man Gets Official State Muzzleloader Record
When Brandon Wilke of Paxton bought his muzzleloader deer permit last year, he hoped to put a little venison on the table, even if that meant taking a doe.
West Virginia Muzzleloader Season Opens Dec 11
West Virginia's six-day muzzleloader deer season opens December 11 and continues through December 16, 2006, in all counties open to firearm hunting for deer, according to Curtis I. Taylor, Chief of the Wildlife Resources Section of the Division of Natural Resources.
Wisconsin Muzzleloader Season Opens Nov 27
People venturing out into Wisconsin woods and fields over the next few weeks should note that while the traditional nine-day deer hunting season in Wisconsin closes on Sunday, Nov. 26, a statewide muzzleloader season runs from Nov. 27 through Dec. 7, deer hunting in the chronic wasting disease (CWD) management zones continues through Dec. 10, and a statewide antlerless only hunt will be held Dec. 7-10.