Discover all the reasons why Nebraska deer hunting is one-of-a-kind.
Experience one heck of a deer hunt. Visual of male hunter on left and deer on right, outline of Nebraska in background
Season starts September 1
Deer hunting doesn’t get any better than how we do it in Nebraska. With more than one million acres of public access land, nine types of permits and five months in the field — you can create your own perfect experience from scout to harvest.
Get Your Permit

Sept. 1, 2021 – Dec. 31, 2021

October River Antlerless:
Oct. 1, 2021 – Oct. 15, 2021

November Firearm:
Nov. 13, 2021 – Nov. 21, 2021

Dec. 1, 2021 – Dec. 31, 2021

Antlerless Late Season:
Jan. 1, 2022 – Jan. 15, 2022

Late River Antlerless:
Jan 1, 2022 – Jan. 31, 2022

Our forecast tells us this will be a successful season for Nebraska deer hunters. Whether you’re looking to land a muley or whitetail, prefer a bow or a rifle, you’re guaranteed one incredible hunt.
Let The Planning Begin
Here in Nebraska, we make it easy to get into the stand. Start planning today by purchasing a permit, scouting some locations and checking out the state’s hunting rules and regulations.
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