Hunters, anglers and recreational shooters can explore the outdoors on America’s public lands and waters and experience traditional activities to connect with our heritage and create memories with family and friends. Whether you're interested in fly-fishing, rifle hunting or target practice, you can discover a variety of opportunities in your local area or new adventures beyond.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many locations are encouraging visitors to practice Responsible Recreation by following state regulations including social distancing guidelines.
Hunt, fish and engage in shooting sports activities on public lands and waters
Lower Deschutes River, Oregon (Bob Wick, BLM)
Creating a memorable hunting and fishing experience on public lands and waters starts with a few tips and guidelines. Whether fishing, hunting or recreational shooting, be sure to follow state and federal laws and regulations including season dates, locations and licensing. Pay close attention to updates related to COVID-19 provisions that may be in place as the epidemic persists.
Hunting and Recreational Shooting Information