It’s not too early to think about deer season. You can find season dates and answers to deer hunting frequently asked questions at, and you can purchase deer licenses at an authorized retailer or online.

Remember, you must have an Access Indiana account before purchasing your license online. The Indiana DNR recommends setting up or reviewing your account information ahead of time to avoid any delay.

Want to apply for a reserved hunt? Some waterfowl, deer, game bird, and pheasant applications open Aug. 22. See the full list on You can submit only one application per hunt, and no changes can be made once an application is submitted.

Applicants must possess a valid hunting license for the hunt for which they are applying. To find out more about reserved hunt applications that are open or open soon, visit our website.