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Alabama

Hunting

Deer Seasons & Limits

Zone A

Bow and Arrow-Stalk Hunting

October 15, 2021 - February 10, 2022

Either Sex

Special Youth Gun

November 12-15, 2021

Either Sex

Special Muzzleloader and Air Rifle

Privately Owned or Leased Land and USFS Stalk Hunting Only (No Dogs)

November 15-19, 2021

Either Sex

Gun Deer-Stalk Hunting

On Privately Owned or Lease Land Only

November 20, 2021 - February 10, 2022

Either Sex

On Open Permit Public Land

November 20 - December 10, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 11, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2 - February 10, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

Gun Deer-Dog Deer Hunting: Where Allowed

On Privately Owned or Lease Land Only

November 20, 2021 - January 15, 2022

Either Sex

On Open Permit Public Lands Where Allowed

November 20 - December 10, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 11, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2-15, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

*SPECIAL EXCEPTION: CALHOUN, CLAY, AND TALLADEGA COUNTIES*

Other than Piney Woods/Ivory Mountain area where dog hunting is prohibited in its entirety, no dog deer hunting on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday of each week unless Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day or New Year’s Day falls on a Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday. No other state or federal holidays are included in this exception. Dog deer hunting on Thursday and Friday until 2:00 p.m.; on weekends during legal shooting hours where allowed on USFS land in these counties. For a discription of the Piney Woods/Ivory Mountain area and further restrictions and information on hunting USFS lands, see special exception 3 below.

ZONE B

Bow and Arrow-Stalk Hunting

October 15-24, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

October 25, 2021 - February 10, 2022

Either Sex

Special Youth Gun

November 12-15, 2021

Either Sex

Special Muzzleloader and Air Rifle

Privately Owned or Leased Land and USFS Stalk Hunting Only (No Dogs)

November 15-19, 2021

Either Sex

Gun Deer-Stalk Hunting

On Privately Owned or Lease Land Only

November 20, 2021 - February 10, 2022

Either Sex

On Open Permit Public Land

November 20 - December 10, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 11, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2 - February 10, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

Gun Deer-Dog Deer Hunting: Where Allowed

On Privately Owned or Lease Land Only

November 20, 2021 - January 15, 2022

Either Sex

On Open Permit Public Lands Where Allowed

November 20 - December 10, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 11, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2-15, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

Zone C

Bow and Arrow-Stalk Hunting

October 15, 2021 - February 10, 2022

Either Sex

Special Youth Gun

November 12-15, 2021

Either Sex

Special Muzzleloader and Air Rifle

Privately Owned or Leased Land and USFS Stalk Hunting Only (No Dogs)

November 15-19, 2021

Either Sex

Gun Deer-Stalk Hunting

On Privately Owned or Leased Land Only

November 20-28, 2021

Either Sex

November 29 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2 - February 10, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

On Open Permit Public Land

November 20 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2 - February 10, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

Gun Deer-Dog Deer Hunting: Where Allowed

On Privately Owned or Lease Land Only

November 20-28, 2021

Either Sex

November 29 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2-15, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

On Open Permit Public Lands Where Allowed

November 20 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2-15, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

Zone D

Bow and Arrow-Stalk Hunting

October 1, 2021 - January 15, 2022

Either Sex

January 16-27, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

Special Youth Gun

October 29 - November 1, 2021

Either Sex

Special Muzzleloader and Air Rifle

Privately Owned or Leased Land and USFS Stalk Hunting Only (No Dogs)

November 1-5, 2021

Either Sex

Gun Deer-Stalk Hunting

On Privately Owned or Leased Land Only

November 6-19, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

November 20-28, 2021

Either Sex

November 29 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2-27, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

On Open Permit Public Land

November 6 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2-27, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

Gun Deer-Dog Deer Hunting: Where Allowed

On Privately Owned or Lease Land Only

November 6-19, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

November 20-28, 2021

Either Sex

November 29 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

On Open Permit Public Lands Where Allowed

November 6 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

Zone E

Bow and Arrow-Stalk Hunting

October 1, 2021 - January 15, 2022

Either Sex

January 16-27, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

Special Youth Gun

October 29 - November 1, 2021

Either Sex

Special Muzzleloader and Air Rifle

Privately Owned or Leased Land and USFS Stalk Hunting Only (No Dogs)

November 1-5, 2021

Either Sex

Gun Deer-Stalk Hunting

On Privately Owned or Lease Land Only

November 6, 2021 - January 15, 2022

Either Sex

January 16-27, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

On Open Permit Public Land

November 6 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

January 2-27, 2022

Antlered Bucks Only

Gun Deer-Dog Deer Hunting: Where Allowed

On Privately Owned or Lease Land Only

November 6, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

On Open Permit Public Lands Where Allowed

November 6 - December 17, 2021

Antlered Bucks Only

December 18, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Either Sex

Special Exception: