West River Deer
The West River Deer season includes most of South Dakota west of the Missouri River and outside of the Black Hills. The short grass prairie is home to mule deer, with whitetails scattered along drainages and the rare wooded areas.
Both residents and nonresidents may apply for limited licenses available in specific units.
- Season Dates:
West River Deer - Nov. 12-27, 2016
- Some units have different season dates, refer to the application for details.
- West River Deer Application
(Available - June )
(First Deadline - July 15 )
- Apply Online