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Big Game Seasons
Archery Only Season are those where only a bow and arrow may be used to hunt.
 
General Seasons are those where either a firearm, cross-bow or a bow and arrow may be used.
 
■ Indicates seasons that apply only to hunters with applicable Special Licences. Refer to the 2017 Alberta Hunting Draws booklet for details.

Species
Type
SEASON
WMUs
Archery Only
General
White-tailed Deer1
Antlered and Antlerless
S6 - S23
■ S24 - N30
S6 - N30
 
A25 - S16
S17 - N30
Antlered
A25 - S16
S17 - N30
S1 - S23
S24 - N30
Antlerless
A25 - S16
N1 - N30
S1 - S23
N1 - N15
Mule Deer
Antlered and Antlerless
S6 - S23
■ S24 - N30
S6 - N30
 
Antlered
A25 - S16
S17 - N30
A25 - S16
■ S17 - N30
■ S1 - S23 ■ S24 - N30 400, 402
Antlerless
S1 - S23
■ S24 - N30
400, 402
Moose
Antlered and Antlerless
S6 - S23
■ S24 - N30
S6 - N30
 
Antlered
A25 - S23
■ S24 - O31
A25 - S23
■ S24 - N30
■ A25 - S23
■ S24 - O31
■ N1 - N30
S6 - S23
■ S24 - N30
■ S1 - S16
■ S17 - N30
Elk
Antlered and Antlerless
S6 - N30
 
Antlered (6-point or larger)2 and Antlerless
S6 - S16
■ S17 - N30
Antlered (6-point or larger)2
■ A25 - S16
■ S17 - N30
A25 - S16
S17 - N30
Antlered (3-point or larger)2
A25 - S16
S17 - N30
S1 - S16
S17 - N30
Antlerless
S1 - S16
■ S17 - N30
A25 - S16
■ S17 - N30
Goat
Not Applicable
 
■ S10 - O31
■ S17 - O31
Trophy Sheep5
Resident
S6 - O31
 
■ S6 - N30
 
 
■ A25 - S23
■ S24 - O31
■ N1 - N10
■ N11 - N20
■ N21 - N30
A25 - O31
■ A25 - O31
S6 - O31
■ N1 - N30
 
408 (west of Highway 40)
Non-Resident and Non-Resident Alien7
■ S6 - N30
 
 
■ S1 - O15

* The draw season for antlerless elk in WMU 438, 441 and 444 applies only to a portion of the WMU. See draw booklet for maps.

(1) The Supplemental Antlerless White-tailed Deer Licence is issued with two tags.
The FIRST tag issued with the licence (but NOT the second tag) is valid for tagging a deer hunted in one of the following WMUs: 436-439.
Both tags are valid for tagging a deer(s) hunted in any of the following WMUs: 440-446.

(2) Refer to the description of 3-point or larger elk and 6-point or larger elk.

(3) The season for trophy sheep in WMU 444 applies only to the portion south of Beaverdam Road.

(4) The draw season for trophy sheep in WMU 444 applies only to the portion north of Beaverdam Road.

(5) Hunting of sheep is prohibited in several areas. See Restricted Areas for Trophy and Non-trophy Sheep.

(6) WMUs 400 is open only for full-curl rams.

(7) These seasons are only valid for hunters who have obtained Trophy Sheep Special Licences through a Class S Outfitter-guide or through a draw (Non-resident [Canadians] only).

(8) The draw season for trophy sheep is valid in Area 438C (See 2017 Alberta Hunting Draws Booklet ).

Additional hunting opportunities in the Mountain WMUs: