All North Dakota Hunting and Fishing Licenses To Be Electronic

March 16, 2016 by  
Filed under Featured, Other Fishing, Other Hunting

All North Dakota Hunting and Fishing Licenses To Be Electronic

Rummaging through drawers on one of the few cold and blustery days of winter, I came across a hidden pocket of stuff. Crushed into the back corners were a few of the “old” paper fishing and hunting licenses I used to buy at a gas station on one of those sneaky warm April days in […]

Licensing and Certification for Spring Light Goose Season 2015

Licensing and Certification for Spring Light Goose Season 2015

by Doug Leier Signs of spring honestly began weeks ago. For me, the first bald eagle pairs setting up their nests in February is proof that winter is losing its grip, and this year the turn of March brought unseasonably mild and record-breaking temperatures. The annual college basketball championship game and the first pitch of […]

New Rules for ND Deer Hunting License Applications

New Rules for ND Deer Hunting License Applications

by Doug Leier A new law came into effect on April 1st that requires a North Dakota driver’s license number or state-issued photo ID number for most people wanting to buy a resident hunting or fishing license. Since this new law directly affects the deer license application process that will take place over the next […]

Hunting and Fishing License Fee Increases to take effect

Hunting and Fishing License Fee Increases to take effect

by Doug Leier   Just about this time last year, the North Dakota legislature was working through a bill that would raise fees for many of the state’s hunting and fishing licenses. Eventually, Senate Bill 2231 passed the state senate overwhelmingly by a 39-6 vote, and the house followed suit with a vote of 77-15. […]

Hunter Education and Certification in North Dakota

Hunter Education and Certification in North Dakota

by Doug Leier Since pheasant, grouse and archery deer seasons just ended a couple of weeks ago, don’t blame hunters if they aren’t already planning for next fall. But if you have a child, friend or relative who will need a hunter education certificate in order to purchase a hunting license in 2014, now is […]

License Reminder before Deer Gun Season Opens

October 9, 2013 by  
Filed under Deer Hunting, Featured, Valley Outdoors

License Reminder before Deer Gun Season Opens

by Doug Leier Seasonal periodic reminders urging thousands of deer hunters to take a few minutes to locate their 2013 deer license are being made by the State Game and Fish Department. The primary reason for the reminders is that it’s not uncommon for hunters to misplace or accidentally toss a license between the time […]