Deer General Muzzleloader Season

Unit 4
Regular Deer Tag Unlimited Tags

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

11/10/2018 - 12/1/2018

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Antlered Mule and White-tailed Deer
Only deer with at least one antler longer than 3 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlered deer only. In antlered-only seasons, antlers must accompany the carcass while in transit.
Muzzleloader
Muzzleloader ONLY.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

Map

Unit 4
All of Unit 4. Area Size: 787,905 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 4

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Take Method Unit Harvest Hunters Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2017 Muzzleloader 4 97 595 16.4 2830 78 19 100 24.4 93.7
2016 Muzzleloader 4 174 741 23.5 3183 150 24 100 35 99.2
2015 Muzzleloader 4 85 624 13.6 3191 57 28 33.6 16.9 100
2014 Muzzleloader 4 150 646 23.2 2947 110 40 65.3 28.4 89.3
2013 Muzzleloader 4 135 756 17.9 3468 111 24 64.4 44.8 97
2012 Muzzleloader 4 191 928 20.6 3969 132 55 60.2 27 92.4
2011 Muzzleloader 4 100 822 12.2 3836 76 24 73.6 36.7 100
2010 Muzzleloader 4 126 746 16.9 3091 99 28 69.5 35.2 96
2009 Muzzleloader 4 132 824 16 3606 103 29 76.5 20.6 88.7
2008 Muzzleloader 4 135 831 16.2 4841 121 14 63.7 17.4 83.7
2007 Muzzleloader 4 163 700 23.3 3888 143 20 72.2 34.1 88.3
2006 Muzzleloader 4 198 755 26.2 143 53 59.9 28.6 92.4
2005 Muzzleloader 4 154 726 21.2 3555 129 25 46.6 30.2 89.6
2004 Muzzleloader 4 129 764 16.9 3533 100 30 67 37 88
2003 Muzzleloader 4 151 793 19 3691 118 31 78 35 90
2002 Muzzleloader 4 92 815 11 10493 76 16 72 31 76
2001 Muzzleloader 4 120 640 19 2412 105 15 67 27 82
2000 Muzzleloader 4 86 46 40 24 9 70
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
  • Muzzleloader Permit
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag
  • Adult Deer Tag
  • Muzzleloader Permit
  • 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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