Vermont Hunting News

Vermont 2010-20 Management Plan Now Available
Vermont's new Big Game Management Plan for 2010-2020 is now available.
Vermont Muzzleloader Deer Season Days Away
Vermont's muzzleloader deer season and the second part of the archery deer season are December 5-13 this year. Hunters are reporting seeing more large, older bucks due to the antler restriction that began in 2005.
Vermont's Archery Season Attracts More Hunters
Hunters are enthusiastic about Vermont's upcoming October 3-25 and December 5-13 archery deer hunting season, according to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department.
Vermont FWD Finds Legal Way for Child to Hunt Moose
The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department with the assistance of sportswriter Lawrence Pyne has found a legal way for Dustin, a child with a life-threatening disease, to hunt for moose in Vermont this fall.
Vermont's Youth Hunts Now Open to Nonresident Youth
Nonresident young hunters may now participate in Vermont's special youth hunt weekends for deer and turkey. Vermont's legislative statute governing youth deer and turkey hunts was amended to include nonresidents as well as residents, effective July 1, 2009.
Vermont's Big Game Management Plan Available for Review
Vermont's draft Big Game Management Plan for 2010-2020 is available for public review. The Plan will provide management goals and activities for the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department to follow in managing Vermont's deer, moose, black bear, and wild turkey populations in the next decade.
Vermont's Muzzleloader Deer Permits Available
Vermont's antlerless deer hunting lottery applications for the muzzleloader season are available on the Fish & Wildlife Department's website, at Fish & Wildlife district offices, and at license agents statewide.
Vermont Plans Bowhunter Instructor Training Class
Do you have a passion for bow hunting? There is no more powerful way to give back to what you love than with a gift of your time. If you love to bowhunt in Vermont, there are few better ways of giving your time than becoming a volunteer bowhunter education instructor.
Vermont Offers Ladies Only Bow Hunter Education
Women are demonstrating every day that they are increasingly aware of the many outdoor opportunities Vermont offers.
Vermont Antlerless Deer Applications Available Now
Vermont's antlerless deer hunting lottery applications for the muzzleloader season are now available on the Fish & Wildlife Department's website, at Fish & Wildlife district offices, and at license agents statewide