Hunting and trapping regulations

Minnesota Hunting and Trapping Regulations

Information for the 2014 season will be available soon.

2013 hunting regulations

The online versions of the 2013 Hunting and Trapping Regulations Handbook and 2013 Deer Season Map contain the latest corrections to the printed versions. Corrected text is highlighted in orange. An arrow in a nearby margin points to updated text.

Updates as of 10/21/2013

Wild Rice Regulations


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.