Deer General Archery Season

Unit 21A
White-tailed Deer Tag Unlimited Tags

Non-resident tag quota of 15,500 total deer tags. See the Nonresident Tag Quotas for availability.

8/30/2018 - 9/30/2018

Species
White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Either-sex White-tailed Deer
Either sex may be taken.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions
  • Very limited access due to few roads, and private property. Only a portion of the unit is open to hunting

Map

Unit 21A
All of Unit 21A. Area Size: 159,053 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 21A

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Take Method Unit Harvest Hunters Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2018 Archery 21A 7 65 11 511 7 22.1
2017 Archery 21A 8 48 16.2 326 8 0 0 80.5
2016 Archery 21A 6 39 15.4 173 3 3 0 100
2015 Archery 21A 28 55 51.9 107 10 19 100 100 33.7
2014 Archery 21A 8 23 33.6 203 8 0 0 100
2013 Archery 21A 5 22 23 141 2 3 50 50 40
2012 Archery 21A 10 26 38.6 193 10 30.4 0 20.3
2011 Archery 21A 4 28 14.1 155 4 50
2010 Archery 21A 12 44 26.5 235 4 8 50 25 25.5
2009 Archery 21A 3 64 4.7 546 3 50 0 33.3
2008 Archery 21A 8 57 14 421 2 6 50 0 12.5
2007 Archery 21A 10 29 34.5 241 5 5 60 0 10
2006 Archery 21A 13 28 46.4 8 5 12.5 23.1
2005 Archery 21A 8 31 25.8 277 5 3 20 0 25
2004 Archery 21A 2 21 9.5 189 2 0 0 0 0
2003 Archery 21A 4 26 15 189 4 0 25 0 25
2002 Archery 21A 2 28 7 203 2 0 0 0 0
2001 Archery 21A 3 24 14 109 3 0 0 0 0
2000 Archery 21A 1 1 0 35 7 2
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Deer Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag
  • Archery Permit
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag
  • Adult Deer Tag
  • Archery Permit
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

A valid hunting license is required for all hunting and trapping activities.
* Indicates this item is optional.

Where to purchase

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