Illinois Hunting Regulations
Deer Season Dates:
Bow season opens Oct. 1 and runs through Jan. 20, stopping for each firearms season. First shotgun season is Nov. 16-18; second shotgun season is Nov. 29-Dec. 2. First muzzleloader season is Nov. 29-Dec. 2; second muzzleloader season is Dec. 7-9.
Hunting Regulations Guide
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Illinois Hunting Regulations (pdf)
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