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fishing and hunting

Vermont annually holds lotteries for moose and antlerless deer hunting permits, as well as for a lifetime license.

The number of hunting permits offered in the lotteries varies depending on the biological conditions of the moose and deer herds.

Antlerless Deer Muzzleloader Lottery

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28,300 antlerless deer permits will be issued for the 2024 Muzzleloader Hunting Season. Deadline to apply is July 31, 2024. Apply today for your chance to win a permit!

Moose Lottery

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Vermont's Moose Season Lottery is now open. 174 Permits are available through the lottery for WMU E1 or E2. Deadline to apply is June 19, 2024. Apply for a permit today!

Lifetime License Lottery

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For $2.00 you can take a chance on winning a lifetime of FREE hunting and fishing in Vermont!