Press Release

Ask Fish and Game

Q. Are there rules against electronic gadgets on hunting equipment?

A. There are for big game hunting. In the state Administrative Procedures Act rules section for Fish and Game, section 13.01.08 is "Rules governing the taking of big game animals." It specifies that it is unlawful to hunt big game "with any electronic device attached to, or incorporated in, the firearm (including handguns and shotguns) or scope." A following line applies similar restrictions to archery equipment.