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Didn't win a permit? You're in luck! There are unallocated antlerless permits available. Click here to learn more.
Your antlerless muzzleloader permit will be printed on your license when you purchase your license or may print on a second page depending on when you purchase your license.
*REMINDER: You must have a valid Vermont hunting license and a muzzleloader license in addition to your antlerless deer permit. The permit entitles you to take one antlerless deer from the Wildlife Management Unit (WMU) listed on your permit using a muzzleloader firearm during the 2019 muzzleloader season.
If you have already purchased a license, you will need to reprint your license to receive your antlerless muzzleloader permit. Licenses can be reprinted online, at any local agent or any district office.
*If you are a landowner you may hunt on your own property without a hunting or muzzleloader license.
If you didn't win a permit, or you have filled your permit, but haven't reached your three-deer limit, you're eligible to get a permit in WMUs with unallocated antlerless deer muzzleloader permits. There are unallocated antlerless permits in WMUs A, B, F1, F2, K, N, O,and Q. Hurry, they go quick!
White-tailed deer are one of the most studied and talked about species in the state. Here are some helpful links to learn how we manage the state’s deer herd and habitat.