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New Hampshire

Hunting

Small Game Seasons

Species

Inclusive Dates

Wildlife
Management Units

Daily Limit

Season Limit

Cottontail Rabbit

Oct. 1–Jan. 31, 2022

H2, K, L, M
(except for closed areas,
see map below)

2

No

Falconry Season:
Oct. 1, 2021–
Mar. 15, 2022

Gray Squirrel

Sept. 1–Jan. 31, 2022

All

5

No

Pheasant*

Oct. 1–Dec. 31

All

2

10

Due to safety concerns, the pheasant season will be closed statewide until noon on in-season

stocking days. These closures will occur on Thursdays and Fridays, October 7–8, 14–15, and 21–22.

Ruffed Grouse (Partridge)

Oct. 1–Dec. 31

All

4

No

Quail, Chukar, Hungarian/European Partridge

Oct. 1–Dec. 31

All

4

No

Snowshoe Hare

Oct. 1, 2021–
Mar. 31, 2022

A, B, C1, C2, D1, D2, E, F, G, J1

3

No

H1, H2, I1, I2, J2, K, L, M

2