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260 Buena Vista Lander, WY 82520
(307) 332-2688

Species available in this region:

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ELK HUNTING
APPLICATION DEADLINES

Nonresident Deadlines

  • Application Dates: Jan. 1 - Jan. 31
  • Modify & Withdrawl: Feb. 3
  • Results Available: Feb. 27
  • Preference Point****: July 1 - Sept. 30

Resident Deadlines

  • Application Dates: Jan. 1 - May 31
  • Modify & Withdrawl: May 31
  • Results Available: June 20

All applications, must be submitted by midnight mountain standard time(MST) on the deadline date.

**** An applicant must be at least eleven (11) years old at the time of submitting an application to purchase a preference point and must be at least twelve (12)years old by December 31 of that year.

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2015 TENTATIVE ELK SEASON DATES

Season Dates and Limitations - Preliminary opening dates and limitations are subject to change. Opening dates, closing dates and limitations for big game hunting seasons are established each year in late April or early May. The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission may not issue licenses for specific hunt areas and types based on wildlife management. Applicants who select hunt areas or types for which licenses are not authorized will have their license fee, but not their application fee, refunded.

Combined Hunt Areas - To apply for a limited quota license that is valid in combined hunt areas (several hunt areas listed): select the first hunt area listed in the combination of hunt areas for which the license is valid from the drop down box and then select the specific type you are applying for. Example: For a license that is listed as area 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 Type 3, regardless of what specific hunt area you wanted to hunt, you would select 10 in the hunt area and 3 in the type box. The license will be issued as 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 type 3 and you can hunt in any of these areas. To participate in the drawing for this combination, you must list ONLY the first hunt area.

Hunt Area Type Apply For Resident, Nonresident or Both Tentative Open Date General or Limited Quota Full or Reduced Price Limitations
22 1 022-1 B Oct. 8 LQ FP Any elk
22 6 022-6 B Oct. 8 LQ RP Cow or calf valid in the Muddy Creek drainage
24 1 024-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any elk
24 4 024-4 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Antlerless elk
24, 128 5 024-5 B Nov. 1 LQ FP Antlerless elk
25, 27 1* 025-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any elk
25 4* 025-4 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Antlerless elk
25 6* 025-6 B Nov. 1 LQ RP Cow or calf
27 4 027-4 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Antlerless elk
28 GEN GEN B Oct. 1 GEN FP Antlered elk
28 4 028-4 B Nov. 1 LQ FP Antlerless elk
67 GEN GEN B Oct. 1 GEN FP Antlered elk, spikes excluded
67 4 067-4 B Nov. 1 LQ FP Antlerless elk
67 6 067-6 B Nov. 15 LQ RP Cow or calf valid west of the Wiggins Fork and west of the East Fork downstream from the confluence with the Wiggins Fork
67, 68, 69 9 067-9 B Sep. 1 LQ FP Any elk, archery only
68 GEN GEN B Oct. 1 GEN FP Antlered elk, spikes excluded
68 6 068-6 B Nov. 1 LQ RP Cow or calf
69 GEN GEN B Oct. 1 GEN FP Any elk
69 6 069-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Cow or calf
108 1 108-1 B Oct. 11 LQ FP Any elk
108 4 108-4 B Oct. 11 LQ FP Antlerless elk
108 6 108-6 B Oct. 11 LQ RP Cow or calf
111 1 111-1 B Oct. 10 LQ FP Any elk
111 4 111-4 B Oct. 10 LQ FP Antlerless elk
111 6 111-6 B Nov. 1 LQ RP Cow or calf valid off the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission's Morgan Creek Wildlife Habitat Management Area
118 1 118-1 B Oct. 23 LQ FP Antlered elk
118 6 118-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Cow or calf valid south of the Mineral X Road (Sweetwater County Road 63 and Bureau of Land Management Road 3206)
127 GEN GEN B Oct. 1 GEN FP Any elk
127 GEN GEN B Nov. 1 GEN FP Antlerless elk
128 GEN GEN B Oct. 1 GEN FP Antlered elk
130 GEN GEN B Oct. 1 GEN FP Any elk

* Indicates hunt areas with difficult public access

LICENSE TYPES & FEES

Nonresident Fees

  • Full-Price: $591.00
    (includes fishing license)
  • Cow/Calf: $302.00
  • Nonresident Landowner: $591.00
    (includes fishing license)
  • Nonresident Special: $1,071.00
    (includes fishing license)
  • Youth: $289.00
    (includes fishing license)
  • Youth Cow/Calf: $114.00
  • Nonresident Youth Landowner: $289.00
    (includes fishing license)

Note: Amount to be remitted includes nonrefundable $14.00 application fee.

Resident Fees

  • Full-Price: $57.00
  • Cow/Calf: $48.00
  • Resident Landowner: $57.00
  • Youth: $30.00
  • Youth Cow/Calf: $25.00
  • Resident Youth Landowner: $30.00
  • Pioneer: $10.00
  • Pioneer Heritage: $37.00
  • Pioneer Heritage Cow/Calf: $32.00
  • Pioneer Heritage Landowner: $37.00
  • Pioneer Landowner: $10.00

Note: Amount to be remitted includes nonrefundable $5.00 application fee.

Additional Stamps & Permits Needed

  • Conservation Stamp (required for all hunt areas)
  • Archery Permit (required to archery hunt)
  • Elk Special Management Permit (required for hunt areas: 70, 71, 75 or 77-98)
  • Wildlife Damage Management Stamp (optional)
Type Description License Fee Type
GEN General Full Price Fees
Type 1 & 2 Antlered or Any Full Price Fees
Type 3 Antlered or Any White-Tailed Deer
Elk
Antelope
Full Price Fees
Type 4 & 5 Antlerless Full Price Fees
Type 6 & 7 Doe/Fawn, Cow/Calf elk or Ewe/Lamb Reduced Price Fees
Type 8 Doe/Fawn White-Tailed Deer
Cow/Calf Elk
Doe/Fawn Antelope
Reduced Price Fees
Type 9 Archery Only Full Price Fees
Type 0 Other Specialty Weapon Only (excluding archery) Full Price Fees
ANTELOPE HUNTING
APPLICATION DEADLINES

Nonresident Deadlines

  • Application Dates: Jan. 1 - May 31
  • Modify & Withdrawl: May 31
  • Results Available: June 20
  • Preference Point****: July 1 - Sept. 30

Resident Deadlines

  • Application Dates: Jan. 1 - May 31
  • Modify & Withdrawl: May 31
  • Results Available: June 20

All applications, must be submitted by midnight mountain standard time(MST) on the deadline date.

**** An applicant must be at least eleven (11) years old at the time of submitting an application to purchase a preference point and must be at least twelve (12)years old by December 31 of that year.

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2015 TENTATIVE ANTELOPE SEASON DATES

Season Dates and Limitations - Preliminary opening dates and limitations are subject to change. Opening dates, closing dates and limitations for big game hunting seasons are established each year in late April or early May. The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission may not issue licenses for specific hunt areas and types based on wildlife management. Applicants who select hunt areas or types for which licenses are not authorized will have their license fee, but not their application fee, refunded.

Combined Hunt Areas - To apply for a limited quota license that is valid in combined hunt areas (several hunt areas listed): select the first hunt area listed in the combination of hunt areas for which the license is valid from the drop down box and then select the specific type you are applying for. Example: For a license that is listed as area 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 Type 3, regardless of what specific hunt area you wanted to hunt, you would select 10 in the hunt area and 3 in the type box. The license will be issued as 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 type 3 and you can hunt in any of these areas. To participate in the drawing for this combination, you must list ONLY the first hunt area.

Hunt Area Type Apply For Resident, Nonresident or Both Tentative Open Date General or Limited Quota Full or Reduced Price Limitations
55 1 055-1 B Sep. 20 LQ FP Any antelope
55 6 055-6 B Sep. 20 LQ RP Doe or fawn
56 1* 056-1 B Sep. 20 LQ FP Any antelope
60 1 060-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
61 1 061-1 B Sep. 12 LQ FP Any antelope
61 6 061-6 B Sep. 12 LQ RP Doe or fawn
62 1 062-1 B Sep. 12 LQ FP Any antelope
62 2* 062-2 B Sep. 12 LQ FP Any antelope valid in that portion of Area 62 east of the Continental Divide and north of Wise Dugout Draw
62 7 062-7 B Aug. 15 LQ RP Doe or fawn valid on private land in the Muddy Creek drainage
63 1 063-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
63 2 063-2 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope valid in that portion of Area 63 east of the Buzzard Road (Natrona County Road 410-Carbon County Road 497)
63 6 063-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
63 7 063-7 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn valid in that portion of Area 63 east of the Buzzard Road (Natrona County Road 410-Carbon County Road 497)
64 1 064-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
64 6 064-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
65 1 065-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
65 6 065-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
65 7* 065-7 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn valid north of the Little Popo Agie River
66 1 066-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
66 6 066-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
67 1 067-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
67 6 067-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
68 1 068-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
68 6 068-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn; valid on private land
74 1 074-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
74 6 074-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
75 1 075-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
75 6 075-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
84 1 084-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
84 6 084-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
97, 117 1 097-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
97, 117 2 097-2 B Aug. 15 LQ FP Any antelope valid in that portion of Area 97 south of U.S. Highway 26 and in all of Area 117
97, 117 6 097-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
97, 117 7 097-7 B Aug. 15 LQ RP Doe or fawn valid in that portion of Area 97 south of U.S. Highway 26 and in all of Area 117
106 1 106-1 B Sep. 19 LQ FP Any antelope
106 6 106-6 B Sep. 19 LQ RP Doe or fawn
107 0 107-0 B Aug. 20 LQ FP Any antelope, muzzleloading firearms and handguns only
107 1 107-1 B Sep. 10 LQ FP Any antelope
107 6 107-6 B Sep. 10 LQ RP Doe or fawn
108 1 108-1 B Sep. 20 LQ FP Any antelope
108 6 108-6 B Sep. 20 LQ RP Doe or fawn

* Indicates hunt areas with difficult public access

LICENSE TYPES & FEES

Nonresident Fees

  • Full-Price: $286.00
  • Doe/Fawn: $48.00
  • Nonresident Landowner: $286.00
  • Nonresident Special: $526.00
  • Youth: $124.00
  • Youth Doe/Fawn: $33.00
  • Nonresident Youth Landowner: $124.00

Note: Amount to be remitted includes nonrefundable $14.00 application fee.

Resident Fees

  • Full-Price: $38.00
  • Doe/Fawn: $27.00
  • Resident Landowner: $38.00
  • Youth: $20.00
  • Youth Doe/Fawn: $19.00
  • Resident Youth Landowner: $20.00
  • Pioneer: $7.00
  • Pioneer Heritage: $25.00
  • Pioneer Heritage Doe/Fawn: $23.00
  • Pioneer Heritage Landowner: $25.00
  • Pioneer Landowner: $7.00

Note: Amount to be remitted includes nonrefundable $5.00 application fee.

Additional Stamps & Permits Needed

  • Conservation Stamp (required for all hunt areas)
  • Archery Permit (required to archery hunt)
  • Elk Special Management Permit (required for hunt areas: 70, 71, 75 or 77-98)
  • Wildlife Damage Management Stamp (optional)
Type Description License Fee Type
GEN General Full Price Fees
Type 1 & 2 Antlered or Any Full Price Fees
Type 3 Antlered or Any White-Tailed Deer
Elk
Antelope
Full Price Fees
Type 4 & 5 Antlerless Full Price Fees
Type 6 & 7 Doe/Fawn, Cow/Calf elk or Ewe/Lamb Reduced Price Fees
Type 8 Doe/Fawn White-Tailed Deer
Cow/Calf Elk
Doe/Fawn Antelope
Reduced Price Fees
Type 9 Archery Only Full Price Fees
Type 0 Other Specialty Weapon Only (excluding archery) Full Price Fees
MOOSE HUNTING
APPLICATION DEADLINES

Nonresident Deadlines

  • Application Dates: Jan. 1 - Feb. 28
  • Modify & Withdrawl: April 15
  • Results Available: May 8
  • Preference Point****: July 1 - Sept. 30

Resident Deadlines

  • Application Dates: Jan. 1 - Feb. 28
  • Modify & Withdrawl: April 15
  • Results Available: May 8
  • Preference Point****: July 1 - Sept. 30

All applications, must be submitted by midnight mountain standard time(MST) on the deadline date.

**** An applicant must be at least eleven (11) years old at the time of submitting an application to purchase a preference point and must be at least twelve (12)years old by December 31 of that year.

Click on map for larger view.

2015 TENTATIVE MOOSE SEASON DATES

Season Dates and Limitations - Preliminary opening dates and limitations are subject to change. Opening dates, closing dates and limitations for big game hunting seasons are established each year in late April or early May. The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission may not issue licenses for specific hunt areas and types based on wildlife management. Applicants who select hunt areas or types for which licenses are not authorized will have their license fee, but not their application fee, refunded.

Hunt Area Type Apply For Resident, Nonresident or Both Tentative Open Date General or Limited Quota Full or Reduced Price Limitations
2 1 002-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Antlered moose
6 1 006-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Antlered moose
30 1 030-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Antlered moose
LICENSE TYPES & FEES

Nonresident Fees

  • Full-Price: $1,416.00

Note: Amount to be remitted includes nonrefundable $14.00 application fee.

Resident Fees

  • Full-Price: $117.00

Note: Amount to be remitted includes nonrefundable $5.00 application fee.

Additional Stamps & Permits Needed

  • Conservation Stamp (required for all hunt areas)
  • Archery Permit (required to archery hunt)
  • Wildlife Damage Management Stamp (optional)
Type Description License Fee Type
GEN General Full Price Fees
Type 1 & 2 Antlered or Any Full Price Fees
Type 3 Antlered or Any White-Tailed Deer
Elk
Antelope
Full Price Fees
Type 4 & 5 Antlerless Full Price Fees
Type 6 & 7 Doe/Fawn, Cow/Calf elk or Ewe/Lamb Reduced Price Fees
Type 8 Doe/Fawn White-Tailed Deer
Cow/Calf Elk
Doe/Fawn Antelope
Reduced Price Fees
Type 9 Archery Only Full Price Fees
Type 0 Other Specialty Weapon Only (excluding archery) Full Price Fees
BIGHORN SHEEP HUNTING
APPLICATION DEADLINES

Nonresident Deadlines

  • Application Dates: Jan. 1 - Feb. 28
  • Modify & Withdrawl: April 15
  • Results Available: May 8
  • Preference Point****: July 1 - Sept. 30

Resident Deadlines

  • Application Dates: Jan. 1 - Feb. 28
  • Modify & Withdrawl: April 15
  • Results Available: May 8
  • Preference Point****: July 1 - Sept. 30

All applications, must be submitted by midnight. mountain standard time(MST) on the deadline date.

**** An applicant must be at least eleven (11) years old at the time of submitting an application to purchase a preference point and must be at least twelve (12)years old by December 31 of that year.

Click on map for larger view.

2015 TENTATIVE BIGHORN SHEEP SEASON DATES

Season Dates and Limitations - Preliminary opening dates and limitations are subject to change. Opening dates, closing dates and limitations for big game hunting seasons are established each year in late April or early May. The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission may not issue licenses for specific hunt areas and types based on wildlife management. Applicants who select hunt areas or types for which licenses are not authorized will have their license fee, but not their application fee, refunded.

Hunt Area Type Apply For Resident, Nonresident or Both Tentative Open Date General or Limited Quota Full or Reduced Price Limitations
9 1 009-1 B Aug. 15 LQ FP Any ram
10 1 010-1 B Aug. 15 LQ FP Any ram
17 1 017-1 R Sep. 1 LQ FP Any ram; (one resident license issued)
22 1 022-1 B Sep. 1 LQ FP Any ram

* Indicates hunt areas with difficult public access

LICENSE TYPES & FEES

Nonresident Fees

  • Full-Price: $2,266.00
  • Ewe/Lamb: $254.00
  • Youth Ewe/Lamb: $114.00

Note: Amount to be remitted includes nonrefundable $14.00 application fee.

Resident Fees

  • Full-Price: $122.00
  • Ewe/Lamb: $41.00
  • Youth Ewe/Lamb: $19.00

Note: Amount to be remitted includes nonrefundable $5.00 application fee.

Additional Stamps & Permits Needed

  • Conservation Stamp (required for all hunt areas)
  • Archery Permit (required to archery hunt)
  • Elk Special Management Permit (required for hunt areas: 70, 71, 75 or 77-98)
  • Wildlife Damage Management Stamp (optional)
Type Description License Fee Type
GEN General Full Price Fees
Type 1 & 2 Antlered or Any Full Price Fees
Type 3 Antlered or Any White-Tailed Deer
Elk
Antelope
Full Price Fees
Type 4 & 5 Antlerless Full Price Fees
Type 6 & 7 Doe/Fawn, Cow/Calf elk or Ewe/Lamb Reduced Price Fees
Type 8 Doe/Fawn White-Tailed Deer
Cow/Calf Elk
Doe/Fawn Antelope
Reduced Price Fees
Type 9 Archery Only Full Price Fees
Type 0 Other Specialty Weapon Only (excluding archery) Full Price Fees
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