Minnesota 2021 hunting seasons

Through Nov. 29 — Mourning dove

Through Oct. 31 — Crow

Through Oct. 17 — Bear

Sept. 18-Jan. 2 — Ruffed grouse

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Sept. 18-Dec. 31 — Deer, archery

Sept. 18-Oct. 24 — Sandhill crane, northwest zone only

Sept. 18-Nov. 30 — Sharptail grouse, northwest zone only

Sept. 18-Feb. 28 — Squirrel and rabbit, including snowshoe hares

Sept. 25-Nov. 8 — Woodcock

Sept. 25-Nov. 23 — Ducks, north zone

Sept. 25-Dec. 26 — Geese, north zone

Sept. 25-Oct. 3 — Ducks, central zone

Sept. 25-Oct. 3 — Ducks, south zone

Oct. 2-31 — Turkey

Oct. 9-Nov. 28 — Ducks, central zone, second season

Oct. 16-Dec. 26 — Ducks, south zone, second season

Oct. 16-Jan. 2 — Pheasant

Oct. 21-24 — Minnesota school break

Oct. 21-24 — Firearms deer, youth-only (ages 10-17) statewide

Oct. 21-March 15 — Fox and raccoon

Nov. 6-21 — Deer, firearms, 100-numbered areas

Nov. 6-14 — Deer, firearms, 200 and 300-numbered areas

Nov. 20-28 — Deer, firearms, 300-numbered permit areas, second season

Nov. 27-Dec. 12 — Deer, muzzleloader, statewide

For more information, check a hunting/trapping regulations booklet, available free wherever licenses are sold or go to dnr.state.mn.us/hunting/seasons.html and click on the species you are interested in.

Wisconsin 2021 hunting seasons

Through Nov. 29 — Mourning dove

Through Oct. 12 — Bear (dates vary for baiting and use of dogs)

Through Dec. 16 — Goose, north zone

Sept. 18-19 — Youth waterfowl hunt, statewide

Sept. 18-Jan. 9 — Deer, archery and crossbow

Sept. 18-Jan. 9 — Ruffed grouse, north zone (northern two-thirds of state)

Sept. 18-Jan. 9 — Turkey, zones 1-5

Sept. 18-Nov. 19 — Turkey, zones 6-7

Sept. 18-Nov. 18 — Crow

Sept. 18-Feb. 28 — Rabbits, north zone (there is no season or limit restrictions on hares)

Sept. 18-Jan. 31 — Squirrel

Sept. 25-Nov. 8 — Woodcock

Sept. 25-Nov. 23 — Ducks, north zone

Oct. 9-10 — Firearms deer, youth only, statewide

Oct. 16-Jan. 9 — Pheasant

Oct. 16-Feb. 15 — Fox and coyote

Nov. 20-28 — Deer, firearms, statewide

Nov. 29-Dec. 8 — Deer, muzzleloader, statewide

Dec. 9-12 — Deer, antlerless only, statewide

Dec. 10 — Deadline to apply for 2022 spring turkey, bear permits

For more information, check a state hunting/trapping regulations booklet, available free wherever licenses are sold or go to dnr.wisconsin.gov/topic/hunt/dates.html and click on the species you are interested in.

North Dakota

Oct. 2-Dec. 5 — Nonresident ducks and geese (eastern goose zone ends Dec. 19.)

Oct. 9-Jan. 2 — Pheasant

South Dakota

Oct. 16-Jan. 31 — Pheasant