Bighorn Sheep Hunting Season

Season Dates: Sept. 1 - Dec. 31, 2017
Application Deadline: May 19, 2017

The limited population of bighorn sheep in the Black Hills offers South Dakota residents an opportunity to take part in a unique hunt.

There are two areas outside of Custer State Park open to hunting. The traditional hunting unit is Pennington County west of SD Highway 79. The other unit is Custer County west of SD Highway 79.