Tag Archives: Deer Hunting

Sports
January 18, 2016

Vermont deer harvest reflects healthy population

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says preliminary numbers show 12,710 deer were taken during Vermont’s 2015 deer hunting seasons.

Reports from big game check stations indicate hunters had successful deer seasons in 2015, taking 3,398 deer in archery season, 1,277 in youth season, 6,592…

Vermont’s Rifle Deer Season starts saturday, Nov. 14
Sports
November 12, 2015

Vermont’s Rifle Deer Season starts saturday, Nov. 14

By Tom Rogers courtesy of Vt. Fish & Wildlife

Hunters are urged to wear a fluorescent orange hat and vest during Vermont’s popular Nov. 14-29 rifle deer season.

Hunters are gearing up for the start of Vermont’s statewide traditionally popular 16-day…

Sports
October 7, 2015

Hunters reminded of rules on importing deer, elk

Hunters traveling outside Vermont to hunt deer or elk need to keep in mind that the regulation designed to protect Vermont’s wild deer from chronic wasting disease remains in effect, according to a reminder from the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department.

Chronic wasting disease (CWD)…

Vermont’s archery deer season begins Oct. 3
Sports
October 1, 2015

Vermont’s archery deer season begins Oct. 3

Hunters are enthusiastic about Vermont’s upcoming Oct. 3-25 and Dec. 5-13 split archery deer hunting season, according to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department.

A hunter may take up to three deer in Vermont’s two-part archery season with three archery licenses. No more than one…