Wyoming Hunting Seasons – Updated

Welcome to the Wyoming Hunting Seasons page. Updated US Hunting Seasons for 2022-2023.

As part of our comprehensive guide to US Hunting Seasons By State on this page, you will find out “When Is Hunting Season for Wyoming?”

There is also general information on the different hunting seasons for various wild game species. You will find links to the relevant State Authority to ensure you have all the correct legal obligations in place before you start your hunt.

The Wyoming hunting season provides the hunter with a huge range of hunting opportunities including the following:

Deer, Elk, Black Bear, Grizzly Bear, Bison, Antelope, Mountain Lion, Bighorn sheep, Mountain goat, Turkey plus a wide range of small game and game birds.

IMPORTANT: All care has been taken in preparing this hunting season information for you. Please check the relevant State Authority’s Website for further information and any changes to current US Hunting Season Regulations. We have provided a link to each States hunting season website for your convenience.

Wyoming Deer & Elk Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2022-2023*

Deer (Firearms) Nov 1 – Jan 31
Deer (Bow) Sept 1 -30
Elk (Firearms) Aug 31 – Jan 31
Elk (Bow) Sept 1 -30

 

Wyoming Small Game Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2022-2023*

Cottontail Rabbit Sept 1 – Aug 31
Snowshoe Hare Sept 1 – Aug 31
Squirrel Sept 1 – Aug 31
Bobcat Nov 15 – Mar 1

 

Wyoming Game Bird Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2022-2023*

Pheasant Nov 2 – Dec 31
Grouse Sept 1 – Dec 31
Ducks Sept 28 – Oct 15 & Oct 26 – Jan 12
Dark Geese Sept 28 – Oct 6 & Nov 9 – Dec 1 &

Dec 6 – Feb 16

Light Geese Sept 28 – Dec 29 & Feb 5 – 16

 

Wyoming Bear Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2022-2023*

Black Bear (Firearms) May 1 -Jun 15 & Sept 1 – Nov 15
Black Bear (Bow) May 1 -14 & Aug 1 – Sept 30
Grizzly Bear Sept 15 – Nov 15

 

Wyoming ​Game Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2022-2023*

Moose Sept 1 – Nov 20
Bison Aug 15 – Jan 31
Antelope Sept 1 – Dec 31
Mountain Lion Sept 1 – Aug 31
Bighorn sheep Sept 1 – Dec 31
Mountain goat Sept 1 – Nov 15

 

Wyoming Turkey Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2022-2023*

Spring Apr 1 – May 20 (2020)
Fall Sept 1 – Dec 31

 

* Season dates may vary by zone. Please check the relevant State Authority Website.

I hope you have found this State hunting season information helpful in planning your next great hunting adventure. Please feel free to share this page with your hunting buddies. In addition to these US Hunting Seasons by State pages, you may be interested in these posts.

Good Luck!!