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SHERIDAN AREA
700 Valley View Drive, Sheridan, WY 82520
(307) 672-7418

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
2 1* 002-1 B Oct. 24 LQ FP Any elk
2 4* 002-4 B Oct. 24 LQ FP Antlerless elk
33 1* 033-1 B Oct. 9 LQ FP Any elk
33 4* 033-4 B Oct. 9 LQ FP Antlerless elk
33 6* 033-6 B Nov. 1 LQ RP Cow or calf
34 1* 034-1 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Any elk
34 6* 034-6 B Oct. 15 LQ RP Cow or calf valid off national forest
35 1 035-1 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Antlered elk
35 4 035-4 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Antlerless elk
35 6* 035-6 B Oct. 15 LQ RP Cow or calf valid off national forest
35 9 035-9 B Sep. 1 LQ FP Any elk, archery only
36 GEN GEN B Oct. 15 GEN FP Antlered elk
36 4 036-4 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Antlerless elk
36 6 036-6 B Oct. 15 LQ RP Cow or calf
36 9 036-9 B Sep. 1 LQ FP Any elk, archery only
37 GEN GEN B Oct. 15 GEN FP Antlered elk
37 6* 037-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Cow or calf
37 9 037-9 B Sep. 1 LQ FP Any elk valid off national forest or south of Wolf Creek Trail (U.S.F.S. Trail 001) on national forest, archery only
38 1 038-1 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Any elk
38 4 038-4 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Anterless elk valid on private land or north of Columbus Creek, the Fools Creek Road (U.S.F.S. Road 168), the Burgess Road (U.S.F.S. Road 15) to Burgess Junction and U.S. Highway 14A
38 9 038-9 B Sep. 1 LQ FP Any elk, archery only
113 4 113-4 B Nov. 5 LQ FP Antlerless elk
123 1* 123-1 B Sep. 10 LQ FP Any elk
123 4* 123-4 B Oct. 20 LQ FP Antlerless elk
123 6* 123-6 B Oct. 20 LQ RP Cow or calf
129 GEN* GEN B Sep. 1 GEN FP Any elk
129 6* 129-6 B Sep. 1 LQ RP Cow or calf

* 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.

Click on map for larger view.

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
1 1* 001-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
1 6* 001-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn
3 1* 003-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
3 6* 003-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn
10 1* 010-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
10 6* 010-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn
15 1* 015-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
15 6* 015-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn
16 1* 016-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
16 6* 016-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn
17 1* 017-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
17 6* 017-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn
18 1* 018-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
19 1* 019-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
19 6* 019-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn valid on private land
20 1* 020-1 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Any antelope
20 6* 020-6 B Oct. 15 LQ RP Doe or fawn
21 1* 021-1 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Any antelope
21 6* 021-6 B Oct. 15 LQ RP Doe or fawn
22 1* 022-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
22 6* 022-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn
23 1* 023-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
23 6* 023-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn
24 1* 024-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
24 6* 024-6 B Oct. 1 LQ RP Doe or fawn
102 1* 102-1 B Oct. 15 LQ FP Any antelope
102 6* 102-6 B Oct. 15 LQ RP Doe or fawn
109 1* 109-1 B Sep. 15 LQ FP Any antelope
109 6* 109-6 B Sep. 15 LQ RP Doe or fawn
113 1* 113-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any antelope
113 2* 113-2 B Oct. 11 LQ FP Any antelope
113 6* 113-6 B Oct. 1 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)
  • 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
1 1 001-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any moose, except cow moose with calf at side
1 4 001-4 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Antlerless moose, except cow moose with calf at side
34 1 034-1 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Any moose, except cow moose with calf at side
34 4 034-4 B Oct. 1 LQ FP Antlerless moose, except cow moose with calf at side
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
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