Elk hunting

Hunting information:

The 2018 lottery has been run and the winners have been notified.


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Elk zones open to hunting

Elk hunting license application deadline

Regulations: Minnesota Hunting and Trapping Regulations

Legal big game cartridges

Hunting licenses - find license agents, get applications or purchase licenses by phone or the Internet.

Sunrise and sunset data

Management plan

Bull elk during winter in northwestern Minnesota

Learn about Minnesota's elk and plans to manage them on the elk management page.

Status & statistics

Find information about elk harvest and populations on the Status & Statistics tab of the elk management page.