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Apply for Nevada 2021 Big Game Tags 2nd Draw starting June 7

Submitted by:  TBC Press
Posted on: 04/23/21
News # 14336
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Applications for 2nd draw will be available at June 7.
Applications for remaining tags are available online at Available after June 14.

Mountain lion tags are available over the counter and furbearers can be hunted or trapped with a trapping license. 

Unprotected species like coyote and black-tailed jackrabbit may be hunted without a hunting license by both residents and nonresidents, but a trapping license is required to trap them. 

So, you want to apply for Nevada Big Game tags but you aren't sure where to start. Well, check out this handy list at You will need to do your homework and make your decisions about which tags you will apply for. 

Hunting Accessibility Resources
Hunting Accessibility resources at include hunting blinds, hunting programs, and special hunting permits that are geared for the disabled.


Publishers Notes: Our country is still battling COVID-19. To avoid the spread of this virus and continue to enjoy outdoor activities, ALL outdoor enthusiasts (man, woman, child) should follow the guidelines set by These guidelines include; social distancing, the Leave No Trace principles, including pack-in and pack-out, to keep outdoor spaces safe and healthy.
A second Nevada drawing will be conducted for remaining 2021 big game tags. Applications will be open June 2 - June 14, and any remaining tags after that draw can be applied for on a first-come, first-served basis. Nevada's big game species include mule deer, Rocky Mountain elk, three sub-species of bighorn sheep, pronghorn antelope, mountain goat and black bear. 

  • Application Period Deadline - June 14
  • Bonus Point Application and Application Withdrawal Closes - June 21
  • Results Release Date - July 9