Hunting & trapping

Hunting and trapping regulations

Minnesota Hunting and Trapping Regulations

Current regulations

This online version of the hunting and trapping regulations contains the latest corrections to the printed version. Updates in the PDF are highlighted in red text and summarized here in page order.

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Regulation booklets


Hunting & trapping regulations

Deer season map

This information is available in an alternative format upon request. E-mail the DNR Information Center at or call at 651-296-6157 or 888-MINNDNR.

These documents contain a synopsis of the state hunting and trapping laws and regulations. For complete hunting and trapping laws and regulations, consult Minnesota Statutes and Rules of the DNR.