Deer Season and Bag Limits

All hunting seasons follow the season dates set by the Virginia Dept. of Wildlife Resources unless otherwise stated in iSportsman. 

Hunting days for deer season are Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday, but priority is given to military training missions, maintenance, and construction projects. Please see the "Open Areas" and "Upcoming Events" tabs for information regarding open areas. 

Deer Season for 2021-2022 are as follows.
Youth and Apprentice Weekend: 25 and 26 Sep
Early Archery Season: 2 Oct through 29 Oct
Early Muzzleloader Season: 30 Oct through 12 Nov
General Firearms Season: 13 Nov through 1 January

Bag Limits are set independently North of UDL (Urban Demarcation Line) and South of UDL.
North of UDL: Antlered (male) and Antlerless (female) harvest allowed entire season. 

South of UDL: Antlered (male) and Antlerless (female) harvest allowed entire season. 

Lottery Hunts: 733 CED will determine the bag limits on a hunt by hunt basis*.  
      * 733 CED reserves the right to increase/decrease harvest limits during the season.
       Please monitor the "Homepage" and "Upcoming Events" pages throughout the season.