July 20, 2022
News Release | DNR
REGIONAL NEWS - The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources has announced it is now accepting applications to hunt in limited permit areas during the upcoming doe season.
Applications for the lottery are due by midnight on Aug. 12. Applicants will be able to see if they received a permit on Sept. 1 through their account, and they will also be notified by mail during the first week of October. Those who want to enter as a group must know the other hunters’ DNR ID numbers to enter the lottery.
According to a press release from the DNR, the following wildlife management areas and counties are open for the drawing:
Camp Creek State Forest
Greenbrier State Forest
National Forest and State Land (Nicholas County)
National Forest Land (Pocahontas County)
National Forest Land (Randolph County)
National Forest and State Land (Webster County)
Clay County (South Portion)
Greenbrier County (North Portion)
Kanawha County (North Portion)
Raleigh County (East Portion)
A limited number of Class N stamps for resident hunters and Class NN stamps for nonresident hunters will also be available, according to the release.
Selected applicants will be able to hunt antlerless deer on private and public land from Oct. 20-23, Nov. 21 to Dec. 4, Dec. 8-11 and Dec. 28-31.
Information about season dates and bag limits is available in the DNR’s 022-23 Hunting and Trapping Regulations Summary. Click here to fill out an application. For help with the application process, call your local DNR district office. A map of the districts is below:
A map of the different West Virginia Division of Natural Resources districts. Source: DNR.
District 1: 304-825-6787
District 2: 304-822-3551
District 3: 304-924-6211
District 4: 304-256-6945/304-256-6947
District 5: 304-756-1023
District 6: 304-420-4550