Hunting

Youth duck hunt - USFWS.

Hunting for deer, waterfowl, upland game, and webless migratory birds will be allowed on Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge in accordance with state and federal regulations.

The 2021-2022 hunting program reflects changes approved in the refuge's Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP).

Press release

2021 - 2022 Deer and Upland Game and Webless Migratory Bird Season Below.

2021 - 2022 Deer Hunting Regulations (pdf)

Due to safety concerns, the Refuge prohibits use of rifles.

2021 - 2022 Upland Game Hunting and Webless Migratory Bird Regulations (pdf)

2021 - 2022 Waterfowl Hunting Regulations

 2021- 2022 Waterfowl Hunting Regulations (pdf)

The walk-in waterfowl blind-site hunt area located south of Prime Hook Beach Road, will be a Lottery Waterfowl Hunt Area effective this season. Five hunt areas will be available,up to three hunters per area.

Aerial Hunt Maps 

Harvest Reports for Regular Hunt Areas (non-lottery hunt areas)

Other Related Information