2017 Season Dates:

September 10th – 14th (First Period)

* bait hunt only

September 15th – 19th (Second Period)

*hound or bait

September 20th – 24th (Second Period)

*hound or bait

September 25th – 29th (Third Period)

*hound or bait


We offer hunts by request through the end of the season, October 26th.  Please contact us for information.

Michigan’s black bear application period runs from May 1st to June 1st. Drawing results are available online on June 26th.

Visit Michigan’s Hunting Licenses, Applications, and Permits page to apply for your preference points and license.