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Hunting in the Adirondacks

Hunting is a very popular recreational activity in the Adirondacks! Some of the species hunters pursue include white-tailed deer, wild turkey, and small game. Browse the features below for more information on hunting, including the designated seasons, license requirements, and more.

white tailed deer running on grass
Learn what species of game you can expect to find in the Adirondacks.
Read about the hunting seasons for various species of game.
man in camouflage holding a pair of black binoculars
Discover New York State's hunting license requirements, including fees.
hunter with gun and binoculars
Here in Upstate NY, one of the top regions for hunting is Washington County. Explore forests, wetlands, and more hotspots.
hunter with a deer
See a photo gallery of hunting pictures sent in by our readers.
a hand holding a brown trout in a net
To learn even more about sporting, check out our Fishing Guide.