Press Release

Enter Now for Second Controlled Hunt Drawing

Didn't draw in the first round? It's not too late to apply for the second controlled hunt drawing for unclaimed tags.

The application period for the second drawing for deer, elk and pronghorn hunts runs from Monday, August 5, through August 15. The application fee is $6.25 for residents and $14.75 for nonresidents for each species.

The drawing will be August 20. Any leftover tags from the second drawing will go on sale August 26.

For a list of available leftover tags go online to

Hunters can apply for the drawing at any license vendor in the state, online at or by calling 1-800-554-8685. For information on rules and dates for specific hunts, consult the 2013 Big Game Seasons and Rules brochure or the Fish and Game website at:

Also available, unsold nonresident deer and elk general season tags went on sale August 1 at the nonresident price as second tags.