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Deer Hunting

Deer are New Hampshire’s most popular game animal, with a total of more than 100,000 deer found in all areas of the state.

Deer Hunting

License Information

Hunting licenses are required for persons 16 years of age and older. Some licenses and permits are required for all ages.

License Information

General Hunting Regulations

Applications for permits to bait wildlife on private property must be signed by the private landowner. No bait shall be placed until two copies of the bait permit and map have been submitted to the Wildlife Division at Fish and Game headquarters in Concord.

General Hunting Regulations

Turkey Hunting

Wild turkeys in New Hampshire are a wildlife restoration success story. The state now offers generous spring and fall turkey hunting opportunities, as well as a special youth hunt.

Turkey Hunting

New Hampshire Hunting Regulations

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