Wyoming Hunting Seasons Dates (Updated)

Welcome to the Wyoming Hunting Seasons page. Updated US Hunting Seasons for 2021-2022.

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 a wide range of wild game species. You will find links to the relevant State Authority so you can make sure you have all the correct legal obligations in place before you start your hunt.

Wyoming Hunting Seasons Dates

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 taking 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 CategoryHunting Season 2021-2022*
Deer (Firearms)Nov 1 – Jan 31
Deer (Bow)Sept 1 -30
Elk (Firearms)Aug 31 – Jan 31
Elk (Bow)Sept 1 -30

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

Wyoming Small Game Hunting Season

Hunting CategoryHunting Season 2021-2022*
Cottontail RabbitSept 1 – Aug 31
Snowshoe HareSept 1 – Aug 31
SquirrelSept 1 – Aug 31
BobcatNov 15 – Mar 1

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

Wyoming Game Bird Hunting Season

Hunting CategoryHunting Season 2021-2022*
PheasantNov 2 – Dec 31
GrouseSept 1 – Dec 31
DucksSept 28 – Oct 15 & Oct 26 – Jan 12
Dark GeeseSept 28 – Oct 6 & Nov 9 – Dec 1 & Dec 6 – Feb 16
Light GeeseSept 28 – Dec 29 & Feb 5 – 16

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

Wyoming Bear Hunting Season

Hunting CategoryHunting Season 2021-2022*
Black Bear (Firearms)May 1 -Jun 15 & Sept 1 – Nov 15
Black Bear (Bow)May 1 -14 & Aug 1 – Sept 30
Grizzly BearSept 15 – Nov 15

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

Wyoming ​Game Hunting Season

Hunting CategoryHunting Season 2021-2022*
MooseSept 1 – Nov 20
BisonAug 15 – Jan 31
AntelopeSept 1 – Dec 31
Mountain LionSept 1 – Aug 31
Bighorn sheepSept 1 – Dec 31
Mountain goatSept 1 – Nov 15

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

Wyoming Turkey Hunting Season

Hunting CategoryHunting Season 2021-2022*
SpringApr 1 – May 20 (2022)
FallSept 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.