*Excesses of permits sold over number authorized are landowner permits
**Permit Type: B --- Buck only ES --- Either Sex D/F --- Doe Fawn
(Legal Doe/Fawn = Antelope with no horns or with horns shorter than ears )
October Firearm Season:
October 10 through October 25, 2015
Doe/Fawn Late Season:
November 1 through January 31, 2016 Muzzleloader Season:
September 19-October 4, 2015 (North Sioux Muzzleloader, Prairie Muzzleloader)
Area Open: See unit descriptions
*Fort Robinson State Park is closed to Pronghorn hunting.
*Prairie Muzzleloader - Statewide, except that the North Sioux Firearm Unit and
Bessey Division of the Nebraska National Forest counties are not included.
** On the Bessey Division of the Nebraska National Forest, harvest is limited
to 1 antelope with horns longer than ears.
General Information: Success for the 2014 firearm season averaged 62%. 637 pronghorn (537 bucks and 100 doe/fawn) were harvested by 1025 firearm and muzzleloader hunters.
Harvest Strategy: Increases in landowner permits, either sex and doe/fawn permits, will help to address landowner damage complaints while maintaining buck quality and hunter success.