The Wyoming Game & Fish Department has announced that the big game application period is now open and resident and nonresident hunters can begin to submit applications for elk, deer, antelope, spring turkey, moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat.
First deadline is Feb. 1 for nonresident elk and resident and nonresident spring turkey. Nonresident elk results are scheduled to be released on May 20.
Nonresident deer and antelope draw results are expected June 17.
Resident hunters have until June 1 to apply for deer, elk and antelope. Those results are scheduled for release on June 17.
There are a couple of new options for hunters this year, according to Public Information Specialist Christina Schmidt…
According to Schmidt, hunters donated nearly a quarter of a million dollars to these opportunities last year.