Trapping Season Dates

Bear Trapping Season:

  • September 1, 2013 to October 31, 2013

Statewide Trapping Season: Bobcat, coyote, fisher*, fox, marten, mink, muskrat, opossum, otter, raccoon, red squirrel, skunk, and weasel.

Early Fox and Coyote Trapping Season:

  • October 20, 2013 to November 2, 2013

Early Muskrat Trapping Season: (WMD's 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11 only):

  • October 27, 2013 to November 2, 2013

Beaver Trapping Season:

  • WMD's 1, 2, 4, 5: October 20, 2013 to April 30, 2014
  • WMD's 3, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11: November 3, 2013 to April 30, 2014
  • WMD's 18, 19, 28: November 3, 2013 to April 15, 2014 
  • WMD's 7, 12, 13, 14, 17, 27: November 3, 2013 to March 31, 2014 
  • WMD's 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29: December 1, 2013 to March 31, 2014

2013-2014 Trapper Information Booklet (PDF)

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