Minnesota Fall Hunting Seasons Calendar for 2021
The crisp morning air and changing fall colors have me itching to be out in the woods in a tree stand. Here is a breakdown of the upcoming hunting seasons in Minnesota for Fall 2021.
Archery: September 18-December 31
Firearms: November 6-28 (dependant on the zone you hunt in, check your zone and dates here)
Muzzleloader: November 27-December 12
Youth Hunt: October 21-24
Early Antlerless: Octoer 21-24 (only happening in portions of southeastern Minnesota)
General Season: September 1st - October 17th (lottery winners only)
General Season: October 2nd - October 31st
Rabbit (cottontail, snowshoe, and jackrabbit): September 18th - February 28th
Prairie Chicken: September 25th - October 3rd
Pheasant: October 16th - January 2nd
Crow: September 1st - October 31st, and December 14th - January 15th
Raccoon, Badger, Opossum, Red Fox, Gray Fox: North zone: October 14-March 15, and South zone: October 21-March 15.
Squirrel (gray and fox varieties): September 18th - February 28th
For more details on hunting seasons, zones, and bag limits be sure to check the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources website. Have a safe and happy hunting season to all my fellow hunters.
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