Black Hills Firearms Elk Hunting Season

Season Dates: Varies by Unit (See Application)
Application Deadline: May 20, 2016
Download the Black Hills Firearms Elk application

South Dakota residents who have not received a Black Hills firearms elk license in the preceding nine years are eligible to apply.

Season Dates:

  • Black Hills "Any Elk" - Oct. 1-31, 2016
  • Black Hills "Antlerless Elk" - Oct. 16-31, 2016
  • Please refer to the Black Hills Elk Application for specific dates in their respective units.