Youth deer hunts

A list of hunts is below. Registration for these hunts closes on Friday, Aug. 20.

Complete information about hunt participation is available by viewing the youth hunt information sheet.


Area nameHuntPermitsDatesBag limitHunt typeCWD testOrientation
Afton State Park95130Nov. 6-72Either-SexMandatoryOct. 23
Banning State Park9656Oct. 30-312Either-SexVoluntaryOct. 30
Blue Mounds State Park96610Nov. 20-212Earn-a-buckNot applicableNov. 19
Buffalo River State Park95912Oct. 30-312Earn-a-buckNot applicableNo in-person orientation
Camden State Park96712Oct. 30-312Earn-a-buckNot applicableOct. 29
Itasca State Park96175Oct. 9-102Either-SexNot applicableOct 8; in-person optional
Kilen Woods State Park9636Oct. 30-311Either-SexNot applicableOct. 29
Lake Bemidji State Park95420Oct. 15-172Either-SexMandatoryOct. 14
Lake Bronson State Park96910Oct. 23-241Either-SexNot applicableOct. 22
Lake Shetek State Park96812Nov. 20-212Antlerless onlyNot applicableNov. 19
Minneopa State Park89912Nov. 20-212Either-SexNot applicableNov. 19
Rydell National Wildlife Refuge95715Oct. 23-243Either-SexNot applicableOct. 17
Savanna Portage State Park95825Oct. 23-242Either-SexNot applicableOct. 22
Sibley State Park95210Oct. 30-311Either-SexNot applicableOct. 29
St. Croix State Park95690Oct. 30-312Either-SexMandatoryOct. 23 or 29; optional if you attended a past orientation.
Zippel Bay State Park95320Oct. 16-172Either-SexNot applicableOct. 6; No in-person orientation