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State Draw Schedule for 2020/2021

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Application Deadline State Species/Draw
November 1 Texas
Desert Sheep Draw

Bonus points
Covered in Huntin' Fool September Magazine
Draw Results : Early November
November 2 Wyoming
Points Only (sheep, moose, elk, deer, antelope)

Preference points
Covered in Huntin' Fool July Magazine
November 10 Utah
Sportsman Statewide Raffle (Residents Only)

Draw Results : Late November
December 1 Idaho
2021 Non-Resident Tags Available
(Elk Quota Tags and OTC Deer/Elk Tags)


First-come, first-serve quota available online at 10:00am MST
December 15 South Dakota
Points Only

Preference points
Covered in Huntin' Fool July Magazine
December 15 Alaska
All Species (Fall 2021 / Spring 2022 Hunts)

No point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool December Magazine

Draw results : February 19
2021 Tentative Deadlines
February 1 Wyoming
Non-Resident Elk

Preference points
Covered in Huntin' Fool January Magazine
Modify before first week of May / Draw Results : Late May
February 9

Arizona
Elk & Antelope

Bonus points with max point draw
Covered in Huntin' Fool January Magazine
Draw Results : Early March

February 14 Utah Hunt Expo
200 Expo Permits, in person validation still required but may be waived due to Covid-19 restrictions

www.huntexpo.com
Draw Results : February 19
February 15

Idaho
Spring Bear & Turkey

No point system
Draw Results : Late February

February Utah
Black Bear

Bonus points
Draw Results : Early March
March 1 Wyoming 
Sheep, Moose, & Goat

Preference points for Sheep & Moose
Covered in Huntin' Fool January Magazine
Draw Results : Early May
March 4 Utah
Bucks, Bulls, Once-in-a-Lifetimes

Bonus points for all limited-entry, preference points for general deer
Point-only deadline March 18
Covered in Huntin' Fool February Magazine
Draw Results : Mid May
March Nevada
Mule deer guide draw

Bonus points
Must apply under an outfitter
Covered in Huntin' Fool February Magazine
Draw Results : Late March
March 17 New Mexico
Sheep, Elk, Deer, Antelope, Exotics

No point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool February Magazine
Draw Results : Late April
March 31 Wyoming
Bison

No point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool January Magazine
Draw Results : Early May
April 1 Montana
Elk & Deer (Limited & General)

Bonus points for all limited-entry
Preference points for general 
Covered in Huntin' Fool March Magazine
Draw Results : Mid April
April 1 South Dakota
Archery Deer

Covered in Huntin' Fool March/June Magazine
Draw Results : 100% draw
April Colorado
All Species

Preference points for elk, deer, antelope
Weighted (bonus) points for sheep, moose, goat
Covered in Huntin' Fool March Magazine
Draw Results Sheep & Goat : Early May
Draw Results Elk, Deer, Antelope : Early June
April Kansas
Whitetail/Mule Deer

Preference point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool AprilMagazine
Draw Results : Late May
April 30 Idaho
Bighorn Sheep, Moose, & Goat

No point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool April Magazine
Draw Results : MId May
April 30 Kentucky
Rocky Mtn Elk

No point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool March Magazine
Draw Results : MId May
May 3 Montana
Bighorn Sheep, Moose, Goat, & Bison

Bonus point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool April Magazine
Draw Results : MId May
May Nevada
All Species

Bonus point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool April Magazine
Draw Results : Late May
May Maine
Canadian Moose

Bonus point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool April Magazine
Draw Results : Mid June
May 15 Oregon
All Species

Preference points for Elk, Deer, & Antelope
Covered in Huntin' Fool February Magazine
Draw Results : Late June
May Washington
All Species

Bonus point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool May Magazine
Draw Results : Mid June
May New Hampshire
Canadian Moose

Bonus point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool May Magazine
Draw Results : Late June
May 31 Wyoming
Deer, Antelope, Resident Elk

Preference points for non-residents only
Covered in Huntin' Fool May Magazine
Draw Results : Mid June
June 1 Montana
Antelope

Bonus point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool April Magazine
Draw Results : Early August
June California
All Species

Modified preference point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool June Magazine
Draw Results : Mid June
June 5 Idaho
Elk, Deer, & Antelope

No point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool June Magazine
Draw Results : Mid June
June Iowa
Whitetail Deer

Preference point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool May Magazine
Draw Results : Late June
June 8 Arizona
Bighorn Sheep, Bison, & Deer

Bonus points with max point draw
Covered in Huntin' Fool June Magazine
Draw Results : Early July
June
(June __ 8am online)
South Dakota
Whitetail/Mule Deer

Preference point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool June Magazine
Draw Results : Late June
June Utah
Ewe California Bighorn Sheep
Antlerless (Shiras Moose, Elk, Deer, Antelope)

Bonus points for Sheep, Moose
Preference points for Elk, Deer, Antelope
Covered in Huntin' Fool June Magazine
Draw Results : Late June
July Colorado
Secondary Leftover Draw

No points earned or used
Covered in Huntin' Fool March Magazine
Draw Results : Mid July
July Vermont
Canadian Moose

Bonus points
Covered in Huntin' Fool June Magazine
Draw Results : Early August
July 31 Pennsylvania
Rocky Mtn Elk

Bonus points
Covered in Huntin' Fool July Magazine
Draw Results : Mid August
August 15 Idaho
Elk, Deer, & Antelope Second Leftover Draw

No point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool June Magazine
Draw Results : Mid August
August 
(August __ 8am online)
South Dakota
Antelope

Modified preference point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool June Magazine
Draw Results : Mid 
August
September South Dakota
Bison

Modified preference point system
Covered in Huntin' Fool June Magazine
Draw Results : Early September
September 30 Montana
Points Only

Preference points for General Elk & Deer
Bonus Points for Limited Sheep, Moose, Goat, Elk, Deer, & Antelope
Covered in Huntin' Fool July Magazine
October 13 Arizona
Bison, Javelina, Spring Turkey

Bonus points with max point draw
Covered in Huntin' Fool September Magazine
Draw Results : Nov 3 or 4, 2020

 
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