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White-tailed Deer Hunting Season

Archery Only: October 2-November 5, 2010. No permit required to hunt antlerless deer unless MLD permits have been issued for the property.
Bag Limit: 5 deer, no more than 2 bucks, all seasons combined.
General Season: November 6, 2010-January 2, 2011.

Special Late General Season: January 3-16, 2011 (antlerless and spike buck deer only).

Special Youth-Only Season: Early open season: October 30-31, 2010. Late open season: January 3-16, 2011.

Bag limits, provision for the take of antlerless deer, and special requirements of the county, shall be as specified for the first 2 days of the general open season.

Licensed hunters 16 years of age or younger may hunt deer by any lawful means during this season.