Connecticut

Everything you need to plan your hunting trips, from maps to regulations and beyond.

Government Lands: 9%

316,571 acres

Private Lands: 91%

3,231,294 acres

Connecticut

Hunting Seasons

Deer

Total whitetail deer Boone and Crockett records for Connecticut: 19

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Archery Deer & Small Game

Resident: $41 | Nonresident: $135

Junior Archery Deer & Small Game

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $19

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Turkey

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

3-Day Bird Hunting

Allows non residents to hunt migratory and resident game birds for 3 consecutive days.

Nonresident: $35

Game Bird Conservation Stamp

Resident: $28 | Nonresident: $28

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Coyote

Season bag limit: no limit

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Archery Deer & Small Game

Resident: $41 | Nonresident: $135

Junior Archery Deer & Small Game

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $19

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Fox

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Archery Deer & Small Game

Resident: $41 | Nonresident: $135

Junior Archery Deer & Small Game

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $19

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Pheasant

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

3-Day Bird Hunting

Allows non residents to hunt migratory and resident game birds for 3 consecutive days.

Nonresident: $35

Game Bird Conservation Stamp

Resident: $28 | Nonresident: $28

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Grouse

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

3-Day Bird Hunting

Allows non residents to hunt migratory and resident game birds for 3 consecutive days.

Nonresident: $35

Game Bird Conservation Stamp

Resident: $28 | Nonresident: $28

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Quail

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

3-Day Bird Hunting

Allows non residents to hunt migratory and resident game birds for 3 consecutive days.

Nonresident: $35

Game Bird Conservation Stamp

Resident: $28 | Nonresident: $28

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Duck

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

3-Day Bird Hunting

Allows non residents to hunt migratory and resident game birds for 3 consecutive days.

Nonresident: $35

Connecticut Migratory Bird Stamp

Resident: $17 | Nonresident: $17

Federal Duck Stamp

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $25

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Goose

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

3-Day Bird Hunting

Allows non residents to hunt migratory and resident game birds for 3 consecutive days.

Nonresident: $35

Connecticut Migratory Bird Stamp

Resident: $17 | Nonresident: $17

Federal Duck Stamp

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $25

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Upland Bird

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

3-Day Bird Hunting

Allows non residents to hunt migratory and resident game birds for 3 consecutive days.

Nonresident: $35

Game Bird Conservation Stamp

Resident: $28 | Nonresident: $28

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.

Rabbit

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Archery Deer & Small Game

Resident: $41 | Nonresident: $135

Junior Archery Deer & Small Game

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $19

Firearms Hunting

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $91

Junior Firearms Hunting

Ages 12 to 15.

Resident: $11 | Nonresident: $11

Senior Firearms Hunting

Age 65 and up. Residents only.