Prairie WMUs 100 Series & 732

Big Game Seasons

Sunday hunting for big game is prohibited in Prairie WMUs (102-160).

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 2022 Alberta Hunting Draws booklet for details.

Note: It is a mandatory requirement to submit the heads of deer harvested from specific WMUs for CWD testing and research purposes. Click here for details.

Species
Type
SEASON
WMUs
Archery Only
General
White-tailed Deer
Antlered
S1 - N1
(Wed - Sat only)
N2 - N5
N9 - N12
N16 - N19
N23 - N26
102, 104, 106, 108, 110, 112, 116, 118, 119, 124, 128, 130, 132, 134, 136, 138, 140, 142, 144, 148, 150, 151, 152, 156, 158, 160
S1 - O31
N1 - N30
162, 163, 164, 166
Antlerless
S1 - N1
■ (Wed - Sat only)
N2 - N5
N9 - N12
N16 - N19
N23 - N26
102, 104, 106, 108, 110, 112, 116, 118, 119, 124, 128, 130, 132, 134, 136, 138, 140, 142, 144, 148, 150, 151, 152, 156, 158, 160
S1 - O31
■ N1 - N30
162, 163, 164, 166
Mule Deer
Antlered and Antlerless
S1 - N1
■ (Wed - Sat only)
N2 - N5
N9 - N12
N16 - N19
N23 - N26
102, 106, 112, 116, 118, 119, 124, 128, 142, 144, 148, 150, 151, 152, 158, 160
S1 - O31
■ N1 - N30
162, 163, 164, 166
Antlered
■ S1 - N1
■ (Wed - Sat only)
N2 - N5
N9 - N12
N16 - N19
N23 - N26
104, 108, 110, 130, 132, 134, 136, 138, 140, 156
Antlerless
S1 - N1
■ (Wed - Sat only)
N2 - N5
N9 - N12
N16 - N19
N23 - N26
104, 108, 110, 130, 132, 134, 136, 138, 140, 156
Moose
Antlered and Antlerless
■ S1 - O31
■ N1 - N30
102, 116, 118, 119, 124, 148, 150, 151, 152, 156, 158, 160, 162, 163, 164, 166
Elk
Antlered and Antlerless
 
■ S1 - S23
■ S24 - O8
■ O9 - O23
102
■ S1 - S30
■ O1 - O24
■ O25 - N16
■ N17 - D20
104, 108
■ S1 - S30
■ O1 - O24
■ O25 - N16
■ N17 - D20
(124, 128, 142, 144, 148, 150)
■ O31 - N5
■ N7 - N12
■ N14 - N19
■ N21 - N26

■ N28 - D3
116, 118, 119, 624
(WMU 624 - Monday to Friday only)
■ D1 - J1, 2023
116, 118, 119
(Monday to Saturday only)
S1 - O15
  116, 118, 119
(Monday to Saturday only)
Antlered
S1 - O31
■ N1 - N30
110,(132, 136, 138) (151, 152) (156, 158, 160) (162, 163, 164, 166)
 
■ J1 - J20, 2023
(124, 128, 142, 144, 148, 150)
Antlerless
S1 - O31
■ N1 - J20, 2023
110,(132, 136, 138) (151, 152) (156, 158, 160) (162, 163, 164, 166)
 
■ J1 - J30, 2023
(124, 128, 142, 144, 148, 150)
Antlered and Antlerless
 
■ O26 - O28
■ N3 - N5
■ N19 - N21
■ J10 - J12, 2023
■ J18 - J20, 2023
■ J26 - J28, 2023
732 (CFB Suffield)

Additional hunting opportunities in the Prairie WMUs:

  • Either Sex Elk Special Licence, Antelope Archery Special Licence, Non-trophy Antelope Special Licence and Trophy Antelope Special Licence. Refer to the Additional Special Licence Draw Hunts for season dates or to the 2022 Alberta Hunting Draws booklet for futher details.