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Deer Hunting Seasons

Hunting Regulations Icon New Hampshire Hunting

2020 Deer Hunting Seasons

Season

Inclusive Dates

Wildlife Management Units

Archery Any deer

Sept. 15–Dec. 8

WMU A—Note: Archery deer season ends one week early.
Any deer

Sept. 15–Dec. 15

B–M
Muzzleloader Any deer

Oct. 31

A, B, C2
Antlered deer only

Nov. 1–Nov. 10

Any deer

Oct. 31–Nov. 1

J1
Antlered deer only

Nov. 2–Nov. 10

Any deer

Oct. 31–Nov. 2

D2W, H1, H2, J2, K
Antlered deer only

Nov. 3–Nov. 10

Any deer

Oct. 31–Nov. 4

G1
Antlered deer only

Nov. 5–Nov. 10

Any deer

Oct. 31–Nov. 10

L, M
Antlered deer only

Oct. 31–Nov. 10

C1, D1, D2E, E, F, G2, I1, I2
Firearm Any deer

Nov. 11

WMU A—Note: Firearm deer season ends one week early.
Antlered deer only

Nov. 12–Nov. 29

Any deer

Nov. 11

B, C2, E, F, G2, I1, I2, J1
Antlered deer only

Nov. 12–Dec. 6

Any deer

Nov. 11–Nov. 12

H1, H2, K
Antlered deer only

Nov. 13–Dec. 6

Any deer

Nov. 11–Nov. 13

J2
Antlered deer only

Nov. 14–Dec. 6

Any deer

Nov. 11–Nov. 14

D2W
Antlered deer only

Nov. 15–Dec. 6

Any deer

Nov. 11–Nov. 15

G1
Antlered deer only

Nov. 16–Dec. 6

Any deer

Nov. 11–Nov. 20

L, M
Antlered deer only

Nov. 21–Dec. 6

Antlered deer only

Nov. 11–Dec. 6

C1, D1, D2E
Special Permits Antlerless deer only

2,000 Permittees in Unit L

4,000 Permittees in Unit M

Youth Hunt*

Oct. 24 & 25 any deer statewide

Deer Baiting**

October 21–November 18

WMU A–L

September 15–December 15

WMU M

 

2021 Firearms Opening Day

November 10, 2021