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The legal shooting hours for taking game are as follows.

  • Big game and trophy game animals: from one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset
  • Small game: from one-half hour before sunrise to sunset
  • Furbearers: 24 hours a day; however, hunting at night with artificial light is not legal
  • Migratory game birds and upland birds (except pheasants): generally from one-half hour before sunrise to sunset but some exceptions exist (see the hunting regulations for exceptions information)
  • Pheasants: varies by hunting area, date, and type of pheasant (male pheasant only or any pheasants)