Deer Hunting Season in Michigan & Ohio 

2017-2018 Michigan Deer Hunting Seasons

Season LocationDates
Early Antlerless Firearm Private land in select DMU's Sept. 16 & 17
Liberty Hunt Statewide Sept. 16 & 17
Independence Hunt Private land statewide Oct. 19 - 22
Archery* StatewideOct. 1 - Nov. 14 Dec. 1 - Jan. 1
Regular Firearm StatewideNov. 15 - 30
Muzzleloading Zone 1 and Zone 2
Zone 3
Dec. 1 - 10
Dec, 1 - 17
Late Antlerless Firearm Private land in select DMU's Dec. 18 - Jan. 1

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2017 – 2018 Ohio Deer Hunting Seasons

Archery: September 30, 2017 – February 4, 2018

Youth Gun: November 18 & 19, 2017

Deer Gun: November 27 РDecember 3, 2017 & December 16 & 17, 2017

Deer Muzzleloader: January 6 – 9, 2018