The Backcountry Press
The country's premier daily hunting, fishing & outdoor news in the USA, Canada and more.  Read whats happening in your neck of the woods & beyond. Choose your language above and read our news in English, Deutsche, Espanol, Francese, Irish or Italiano 

The Backcountry Outdoor News reports the latest hunting and, fishing news along with fishing derbies and tournaments
          from:




©  2010 Backcountry Press Outdoor News - All Rights Reserved                                                                                                                                  Website Design by: 


Connect With Us



Connecticut Now Accepting Applications for 2019 Deer Lottery Permits



Submitted by:  Backcountry Press Outdoor News 
Posted on: 01/07/19

Select lottery permits not purchased by February 28 will be made available on a first-come, first-serve basis starting March 15. Unsold lottery permits can be purchased online or at select DEEP offices up until sold out or the season ends. All unsold lottery permits must be purchased at the end of the transaction. (Instructions for purchasing unsold lottery permits – PDF)

Lottery questions? see: https://www.ct.gov/deep/cwp/view.asp?a=2700&q=606078&deepNav_GID=1633#DLOTTERY or Email [email protected] or call the Wildlife Division's Deer Program at 860-418-5957.

Image courtesy of MD fish & game

# # # # 
Disclaimer:  The views expressed on this site are that of the authors and not necessarily that of TBC Press
News # 12189
Starting January 1st Connecticut 2019 deer lottery permit applications can be submitted online ( online application instructions  PDF) or or on January 2, 2019 at select DEEP locations during office hours (79 Elm St, Hartford; Franklin WMA, North Franklin; Sessions Woods WMA, Burlington; Eastern District HQ, Marlborough; Marine HQ, Old Lyme; Western District HQ, Harwinton).

CHANGES
Roraback WMA (Area 61) has been changed to a No-lottery Area and is no longer part of the deer lottery for the 2019 hunting season. Please note: This change is not reflected in the printed version of the 2019 Connecticut Hunting and Trapping Guide.

2019 North America Sportshows
Connecticut Now Accepting Applications for 2019 Deer Lottery Permits