Big game animals

Information about hunting big game animals in Utah

Big Game Application Guidebook Big Game Field Regulations

Big Game Application Guidebook

Download the 2017 guidebook to learn more about applying for a Utah big game permit.

Big Game Field Regulations

Download the 2016 guidebook to learn more about the rules & regulations for hunting big game in Utah.

Hunting guidebooks & maps

Hunt drawing results and drawing odds

Important dates

Antler gathering ethics course

Currently available hunting permits

Landowner permits

Depredation pool application

Report harvest information and see harvest data

Dedicated hunter program

Bison orientation course

Management buck deer orientation course

Rocky Mountain goat orientation course

Archery ethics course

  • Bow hunters planning to hunt the extended hunts must complete an online course covering the special considerations of hunting in these high-use areas.

Cooperative Wildlife Management Units (CWMUs)

Big game annual reports

Statewide big game management plans

Walk-In Access

Conservation Permit program

Utah's Trial Hunting Program

Utah Hunter Mentoring Program

Other big game information

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Hunt drawings
Hunting permits
Fishing licenses

Utah DWR video

Wildlife crossing structures on Utah highways

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