Buy your license
Unlike fishing, you can't just buy one license to hunt the majority of game species. If you know the license you need:
Spending time with someone who already hunts is the easiest way to learn. If that's not an option, take a look at some information that can help you learn to hunt.
Where to go
Minnesota is a hunting paradise thanks to millions of acres of public hunting land. Explore your options with our hunting lands listings.
Hone your skills
Whether you're new to hunting or are looking for some tips, check out helpful guides and videos on hunting ruffed grouse, pheasant, deer and other species.
News & notices
- Camp Ripley archery hunt open
- Elk lottery results available
- Chronic wasting disease information
- Prairie chicken lottery open
Youth hunting information
- Licenses and firearms safety
- Youth deer season
- Special youth deer hunts
- Firearms safety and apprentice hunters
Connect with others
Discover other organizations that you can connect with and broaden your experiences in the outdoors.
Help others learn
Pass on your skills, knowledge and passion to help others learn and explore the outdoors.