BISMARCK, N.D. (G&F) – To help North Dakota hunters prepare for hunting seasons in 2020, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department annually provides its best estimate for opening dates for the coming year.
Dates become official when approved by governor’s proclamation.
Tentative opening dates for 2020 include:
|Spring Turkey||April 11|
|Deer and Pronghorn Bow, Mountain Lion||September 4|
|Sharptail, Hun, Ruffed Grouse, Squirrel||September 12|
|Youth Deer||September 18|
|Youth Waterfowl||September 19|
|Early Resident Waterfowl||September 26|
|Pronghorn Gun||October 2|
|Waterfowl, Youth Pheasant||October 3|
|Pheasant, Fall Turkey||October 10|
|Mink, Muskrat, Weasel Trapping||October 24|
|Deer Gun||November 6|
|Deer Muzzleloader||November 27|