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Quail Hunting

Quail can be tracked in the southeastern corner of South Dakota—specifically, the counties of Tripp, Yankton, Clay, Union, Bon Homme, Gregory, Lincoln, and Charles Mix. They are often combination-hunted with

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South Dakota Deer Hunting License

While hunting for small game in the state is fairly limitless in how many hunting licenses are issued, the big game are a little tougher to come by. To hunt

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Types of Small Game Hunting

South Dakota offers some excellent small game hunting opportunities. Although pheasant is the most popular the state offers some of the other most popular hunting small game hunting in the

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Waterfowl Hunting

The South Dakota waterfowl hunting has been the best it has been in decades. Whether you are searching for ducks or geese you will not find a shortage in the

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Big Game Hunting

South Dakota has an abundance of big game that can be hunted throughout the state. Licenses are issued on a lottery basis for all of the big game. You can

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Antelope Hunting

South Dakota offers some of the best antelope hunting you will find in the nation. The speedy antelopes offer a great challenge for a hunter of any skill level. The

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Hunters Traveling to South Dakota

Located in the center of the Midwest, South Dakota is easily accessible by both car and air. Traveling by car affords the opportunity to enjoy the expansive landscapes of the

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Elk Hunting

Elk are found in the Black Hills area of South Dakota and throughout a few additional areas in western South Dakota. Currently the herd is at a level of about

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Types of Game and Seasons

With so many types of game, South Dakota has diverse hunting opportunities ranging from small game like rabbits and fox, to larger game like deer.   And South Dakota doesn’t

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Turkey Hunting

South Dakota has seen a resurgence of turkey in the area in the last few decades. There is spring and fall turkey hunting seasons to both resident and nonresidents. Turkey