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Limited Issue Licenses

Limited issue licenses are restricted to a certain number of hunters or a certain number of animals to be harvested by an individual. All of the below licenses require an application; including big game, nonresident waterfowl and paddlefish seasons.

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Season Information

Application Available
(tentative)
First Deadline Date

Start Date

End Date Resident Fee Non-Resident Fee

Antelope

Antelope - Archery July No deadline Aug. 16-Oct. 3, 2014 Oct. 20-31, 2014

Any Antelope
$40.00

Doe Antelope
$20.00

Any Antelope
$286.00


Doe Antelope
$80.00

Antelope - Firearms July Aug. 8 Oct. 4 Oct. 19, 2014

Any Antelope
$40.00

Doe Antelope
$20.00

Any Antelope
$286.00


Doe Antelope
$80.00

Antelope - Custer State Park July Aug. 8 Oct. 14 Oct. 22, 2014 Any Antelope
$156.00
N/A

Deer

Special Buck (East River) late March April 18 Nov. 22 Dec. 7, 2014 $175.00 $560.00
Special Buck (West River) late March April 18 Nov. 15 Nov. 30, 2014 $175.00 $560.00
Custer State Park Deer June July 18 Nov. 1 Nov. 14, 2014

Any Deer
$156.00

Antlerless Whitetail
$31.00

N/A


N/A

Youth Deer June No deadline Sept. 13, 2014 Jan. 15, 2015 $5.00 $10.00
Archery Deer June No deadline Sept. 27, 2014 December 31, 2014
Black Hills Deer June July 18 Nov. 1 Nov. 30
West River Deer
& West River Landowner Deer
June July 18 Nov. 15 Nov. 30, 2014
East River Deer (resident)
& East River Landowner Deer
June Aug. 29 Nov. 22 Dec. 7, 2014
East River Deer (nonresident) Oct. 10 Nov. 22
Muzzleloader Deer June August 29 Dec. 1 Dec. 31
National Wildlife Refuge Deer June August 29 Varies by refuge

Elk, Bighorn Sheep & Mountain Goat (Resident-only)

Elk - Archery early May May 23 Sept. 1 Sept. 30 N/A
Elk - Custer State Park May May 23 Sept. 20 Oct. 5, 2014 Any Elk
$316.00
N/A
Elk - Prairie May May 23 Varies by unit N/A
Bighorn Sheep May May 23 Sept. 1 Dec. 31 $290.00 N/A
Mountain Goat No season No season in 2014 N/A N/A

Turkey

Archery Spring Turkey February No deadline April 5 May 18, 2014 $25.00 $100.00
Black Hills Spring Turkey February No deadline April 12 May 18, 2014 $25.00 $100.00
Custer State Park Spring Turkey January Feb. 14 April 12 May 18, 2014

$25.00

 

N/A

Prairie Spring Turkey January Feb. 14 April 12 May 18, 2014

1 Male Turkey
$25.00

2 Male Turkeys
$35.00

1 Male Turkey
$100.00

2 Male Turkeys
$125.00

Prairie Fall Turkey (All) Late August Sept. 19 Nov. 1, 2014 Jan. 31, 2015

1 Any Turkey
$15.00

2 Any
Turkey
$20.00

1 Any Turkey
$90.00


2 Any
Turkey
$100.00

Waterfowl

Nonresident Fall Waterfowl June July 11 See application for specific details N/A

3-Day
$86.00

10-Day
$121.00

Tundra Swan June Aug. 8 Oct. 4 Dec. 21 $18.00 $25.00
Special Canada Goose July 11 Oct. 18 Dec. 21 $16.00 N/A

Other

Mountain Lion November No deadline Dec. 26, 2014 March 31, 2015 $28.00 N/A
Mentored Hunts February No deadline Varies by unit Antelope, Turkey or Deer
$5.00
N/A
Gavins Point Dam Paddlefish (archery & snagging) January May 23 Oct. 1 Oct. 31, 2014 $25.00 $40.00
Lake Francis Case Paddlefish (snagging) January Feb. 15 May 1 May 31 $25.00 N/A
Resident Big Game Depredation No deadline If needed
Custer State Park Trophy Bison Early Aug. - Online Only Sept. 3 Nov. 24, 2014 - Jan. 9, 2015
Up to 3 days as scheduled, excluding holidays and weekends
Custer State Park Non-Trophy Bison Mid July - Online Only Aug. 7 Oct. 5 - Nov. 22. 1-day as scheduled.