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North Carolina Deer Hunting Season Dates

North Carolina Deer Hunting Season Dates 2023-2024

Region-wise Breakdown of Hunting Methods and Dates

Northeastern Region

  • Archery: September 9 - September 29, 2023
  • Blackpowder: September 30 - October 13, 2023
  • Gun: October 14, 2023 - January 1, 2024

Southeastern Region

  • Archery: September 9 - September 29, 2023
  • Blackpowder: September 30 - October 13, 2023
  • Gun: October 14, 2023 - January 1, 2024

Central Region

  • Archery: September 9 - October 27, 2023
  • Blackpowder: October 28 - November 10, 2023
  • Gun: November 11, 2023 - January 1, 2024

Northwestern Region

  • Archery: September 9 - November 3, 2023
  • Blackpowder: November 4 - November 17, 2023
  • Gun: November 18, 2023 - January 1, 2024

Western Region

  • Archery: September 9 - October 1, 2023; October 15 - November 19, 2023; December 10, 2023 - January 1, 2024 (Antlered Only)
  • Blackpowder: October 2 - October 14, 2023
  • Gun: November 20 - December 9, 2023

Urban Deer Season

  • Archery Only: January 13 - February 18, 2024

General Either-Sex Seasons (For Gun and Blackpowder)

  • Gun: First open Saturday of the applicable gun season, extending through all open days of the gun season.
  • Blackpowder: First open Saturday of the applicable blackpowder season, extending through all open days of the blackpowder season.

Important Notes

  • The dates provided are specific to each region and hunting method in North Carolina for the 2023-2024 season.
  • Hunters should be aware of the specific regulations and requirements that apply to the region and hunting method they choose.
  • Always ensure to comply with state hunting laws and regulations, including obtaining the necessary licenses and permits.
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