2021 Posted Hunts

Hunt Name Description Allow Groups County Draw Date Orientation Date Details
Baker Park Reserve Baker Park is a Three Rivers Park District park,bounded by Maple Plain, Medina and Loretto. There are about 2000 huntable acres in the park. Park will remain open to public users during the hunt. Stand set-ups will be at noon on Thursday preceding each hunt period, so plan accordingly. Both hunt periods are either sex. Yes Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Sep 14, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Battle Creek Battle Creek - Maplewood, St. Paul McKnight and Upper Afton Approximately 350 acres. 2 weekday periods(MTW). Both periods allow either does or bucks to be taken. Yes Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 22, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Burnsville Hunt will take place in Kelleher Park. There are about 160 huntable acres in the park. For 2021, there will be one group of hunters who will hunt all 3 hunt periods. Hunt periods are on Thurs/Fri/Sat. First hunt period is anterless only; 2nd and 3rd periods are either sex, as long as hunters meet attendance requirement for 1st period. Sharpshooter qualification required. **NOTE - as of fall of 2020, this hunt falls within the south metro CWD management permit area. Special regulations apply - see MBRB website. ** No Dakota Aug 15, 2021 Sep 9, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Cleary Lake Hunt will be at Cleary Lake Regional Park. This is a Three Rivers Park District site. Park will remain open to public users during the hunt. Stand set-ups will be at noon on Thursday preceding each hunt period, so plan accordingly. Both hunt periods are either sex. **NOTE - as of the fall of 2020, this hunt falls within the south metro CWD management permit area. Special regulations apply - see MBRB website. ** Yes Scott Aug 15, 2021 Sep 8, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Cottage Grove Ravine Cottage Grove Ravine 9653 Keats Ave South Cottage Grove, MN 55016 This is a 'sharp shooter' only deer removal. Hunters will be required to shoot an additional broadhead proficiency that the coordinator will arrange and oversee. ALL hunters are required to purchase an annual Washington County Park Permit. Cost is $30.00 and available at any Washington County Park. Alternates may attend Orientation without purchasing an annual Wash Co Park Permit but will be required to IF they are moved to a Primary hunter position. This is an earn a buck hunt. Hunters must shoot an antlerless deer before shooting a buck. No Washington Aug 15, 2021 Sep 23, 2021 6:30 PM View Details
Crosby and Extension Crosby St. Paul Shepard Rd. and Davern Approximately 200 acres. Part of the hunt will be conducted on small parcels of land north of Crosby Park. Areas are very close to houses and other public areas. Only experienced bowhunters will be permitted to hunt this area. 2 hunt periods (M/T/W). Both periods allow either does or bucks to be taken. No Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 22, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Crow-Hassan Crow-Hassan Park Reserve is a 2,600 acre park with a mixture of woods and prairie, located on the Crow River west of Rogers. This is a Three Rivers Park District site. Park will remain open to public users during the hunt. Stand set-ups will be at noon on Thursday preceding each hunt period, so plan accordingly. Both hunt periods are either sex. Yes Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Sep 21, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Eagle Lake Regional Park Eagle Lake Regional Park, Plymouth (off Bass Lake Road) Hunt will take place in areas south and west of the golf course and west of Pike Lake. Both hunt periods will be for either sex. No Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Sep 21, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Fish Creek Fish Creek Maplewood, St. Paul Carver Rd and S. Pt. Douglas Approximately 100 acres. 2 hunt periods-(Fri/Sat/Sun). Both periods allow either does or bucks to be taken. No Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Gale Woods On Gale Woods Farm Park of Three Rivers Parks; near the town of Minnetrista in Hennepin County. Approximately 350 acres. No Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Sep 7, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Lake Elmo Park Preserve Lake Elmo Park Preserve- 1515 Keats Ave N, Lake Elmo, MN 55042 ALL hunters are required to purchase an annual Washington County Park Permit. Cost is $30.00 and available at any Washington County Park. Alternates may attend Orientation without purchasing an annual Wash Co Park Permit but will be required to IF they are moved to a Primary hunter position. Yes Washington Aug 15, 2021 Sep 21, 2021 6:30 PM View Details
Lake Rebecca Hunt will be at Lake Rebecca Park Reserve, a 2,200-acre park reserve near Delano. This is a Three Rivers Park District site. Starting in 2020, there will be two hunt periods, one early and one late in the season. Either sex may be taken in both periods. For the first hunt period, stand setup will take place at noon on Thursday preceding the hunt. For the late period, stand setup will take place on the Saturday preceding the hunt weekend. Please plan accordingly for both of these stand setup times. Except for ice-fishing and snowmobile access, the park is closed November 1 thru March 30. There will be normal activity in the park during the first hunt period. Yes Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Sep 7, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Mendota Heights Sharpshooter only. NOTE - There will also be an additional proficiency test conducted for hunters in this hunt. This is in addition to the sharpshooter proficiency. You will have to complete both. There will not be a cost for the second test. Drawn hunters will be notified shortly after the drawing. Orientation Date(s) August 28th (Saturday). Held in conjunction with additional proficiency to be in compliance with social distancing protocols. Location: Bunker hills archery range ** Hunters will be required to have a city issued ID on their person while participating in the hunt. The Mendota Heights Police Department will issue the ID. I will give them photos of each hunter participating and will be sending out correspondence asking for the photos immediately after the drawing. Hunters not completing this task will not be allowed to hunt. The 10 hunters will be split into 2 groups. The 1st group will hunt period 1,3 The 2nd group will hunt periods 2,4 No Dakota Aug 15, 2021 Aug 28, 2021 11:00 AM View Details
MN DNR MN DNR and City of St. Paul Land, located at the southwest corner of Warner Road and Highway 61 in St. Paul, MN. Approximately 96 acres. 2 hunt periods - (Mon/Tues/Wed). Both periods allow either does or bucks to be taken. No Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 22, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
MN River Valley - Bloomington: Long Meadow Lake The area for the “Long Meadow” hunt in the MN River Valley has been significantly increased in 2019. This hunt will now take place along the north side of the Minnesota River all the way from the Refuge Visitor Center near 494 to Lyndale Avenue (near the 35W bridge). As a result, this hunt no longer includes the Bloomington Ferry area, which is now listed as a separate hunt. The newly included area in the “Long Meadow” hunt, from Hwy 77 to 35W, has a significant amount of fairly steep terrain and some long walks, so hunters should be in reasonably good physical condition to take part in this hunt. Yes Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Sep 9, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
MN River Valley - Bloomington: Bloomington Ferry (Previously, this was part of the general MN River Valley "Bloomington Hunt"; now is separate.) USFWS property on north side of MN River at the Bloomington Ferry site. This is an area adjacent to the parking lot off of Bloomington Ferry Road. No Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Sep 9, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Murphy-Hanrehan Hunt will be at Murphy- Hanrehan Park Reserve, a 2,800-acre park reserve in northeast Scott County. This is a Three Rivers Park District site. Park will remain open to public users during the hunt. Stand set-ups will be at noon on Thursday preceding each hunt period, so plan accordingly. Both hunt periods are either sex. **NOTE - as of the fall of 2020, this hunt falls within the south metro CWD management permit area. Special regulations apply - see MBRB website. ** Yes Scott Aug 15, 2021 Sep 23, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Northwoods Park At orientation hunters will have to wear masks if not vaccinated and social distance. All hunters must be 18 years of age to hunt. A background check will be conducted on those drawn for the hunt. Things that may cause the hunter not to be approved for the hunt are some criminal or game & fish violations, drug or alcohol arrests or commitments, and mental health issues. Please contact Brooklyn Park Police if you have questions. The HUNT area contains Northwoods Park, Green Haven Park and Banfill island. Banfill will be antlerless only. This hunt will have 2 groups. Group A will hunt the first 2 hunts and Group B will hunt the 3rd hunt. No Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Sep 22, 2021 6:30 PM View Details
Oakdale There will be one group of hunters hunting the two hunt periods. Special Requirements: ** SHARPSHOOTER PROFICIENCY IS REQUIRED ** Does or bucks all hunt periods. Hunt consists of about 8 parcels ranging from 1-80 acres Stands to be set up Thursday prior to hunt but no hunting allowed on Thursday. No Washington Aug 15, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Otter Lake Otter Lake - White Bear Twp. Otter Lake Rd and Co. Rd. H2 Approximately 250 acres. 2 hunt periods-(F/S/S); either sex both periods. No Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 22, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Palmer Lake At orientation hunters will have to wear masks if not vaccinated and social distance. All hunters must be 18 years of age to hunt. A background check will be conducted on those drawn for the hunt. Things that may cause the hunter not to be approved for the hunt are some criminal or game & fish violations, drug or alcohol arrests or commitments, and mental health issues. Please contact Brooklyn Park Police if you have questions. Palmer Lake is located at 73rd and Penn Ave No, in Brooklyn Park. Approx. 80 acres and Brookdale Park. This hunt will have 2 groups. Group A will hunt the first 2 hunts and Group B will hunt the 3rd hunt. No Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Sep 22, 2021 6:30 PM View Details
Pigs Eye Pig's Eye St. Paul Childs Rd., south of Warner Approximately 275 acres. 2 hunt periods-(Fri/Sat/Sun). Both hunt periods either does or bucks may taken. Entry and Departure times to and from this hunt are strictly controlled. No pre-hunt scouting allowed. Yes Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Poplar Poplar Lake WBT, Shoreview Co. Rd. J and Sherwood Approximately 275 acres. 2 hunt periods-(Fri/Sat/Sun). Both periods allow either does or bucks to be taken. Yes Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 22, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Priory Priory Maplewood Corner of Larpenteur and Century Approximately 45 acres. 2 hunt periods-(Fri/Sat/Sun). New for 2016 - both periods allow either does or bucks to be taken. No Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Rice Creek Trail Located County rd I and Rice Creek Parkway in Blaine, Mn. Approximately 200 acres. 2 hunt periods-(M/T/W). Both periods allow either does or bucks to be taken. No Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Shorewood Special Requirements: SHARPSHOOTER QUALIFICATION ONLY. The properties consist of around a dozen parcels ranging from 1 to 20 acres. Hunters drawn will hunt all three weekends. Hunts start at 1:00 on Friday afternoons. No Hennepin Aug 15, 2021 Oct 14, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Spring Lake Regional Park Spring Lake Regional Park in SCOTT COUNTY - it is adjacent to the town of PRIOR LAKE. This hunt is managed by Three Rivers Park District. Stand set up for Spring Lake Park hunt will be on the Sunday preceding each hunt period, so plan accordingly. Huntable area is about about 150 acres. Both hunt periods are either sex. **NOTE - as of the fall of 2020, this hunt falls within the south metro CWD management permit area. Special regulations apply - see MBRB website. ** No Scott Aug 15, 2021 Sep 8, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park- 10191 St. Croix Trail S, Hastings MN 55033 ALL hunters are required to purchase an annual Washington County Park Permit. Cost is $30.00 and available at any Washington County Park. Alternates may attend Orientation without purchasing an annual Wash Co Park Permit but will be required to IF they are moved to a Primary hunter position. No Washington Aug 15, 2021 Sep 23, 2021 6:30 PM View Details
Sunfish Lake Hunt areas determined at the orientation meeting. The orientation meeting will be the afternoon before the hunt begins. Bring Stands and all equipment as we will be hanging stands after orientation. **No screw in steps! No Dakota Aug 15, 2021 Oct 7, 2021 3:00 PM View Details
Turtle Creek Turtle Creek Shoreview Co. Rd. I and McCullough Park; approximately 100 acres. 2 hunt periods-(Fri/Sat/Sun). Both periods allow either does or bucks to be taken. No Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 7:00 PM View Details
Vadnais Vadnais Lake Vadnais Heights Rice St. and Co. Rd. F Approximately 320 acres. 2 hunt periods-(M/T/W). Both periods allow either does or bucks to be taken. Yes Ramsey Aug 15, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 7:00 PM View Details