New Hampshire has a long archery season starting September 15, a muzzleloader season 11 days prior to the firearms season, and a firearms season during the peak of the rut. For more information, visit www. Deer may be hunted using a variety of licenses and tags:. Archery License: allows the taking of one deer of either sex during the archery deer season. A crossbow may also be used in WMU-M only.
Archery deer hunt for either sex at River Bend WMA runs on September 14th through October 4th from 30 minutes before sunrise until 30 minutes after sunset. This is a sign in archery deer hunt. You must sign in prior to hunting.
The bag limit for deer shall be two a day, six a license year. Of the six-deer limit, no more than three may be antlered deer and at least three must be antlerless deer unless noted in the exception below. The bag limit for deer shall be two a day and five a license year.