Hunting In South Dakota

South Dakota is famous for its exceptional pheasant hunting but that only scratches the surface of the opportunities that are available throughout the state. There are waterfowl and pheasant in the eastern plains. For the more adventurous hunter there are opportunities to hunt once in a lifetime big game animals like Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Lion and Mountain Goats. Landowners have a lot of opportunity to capitalize on weekly or daily hunts due to hunters traveling to the state to experience the pheasant season.

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Below are some of the featured public hunting listings in the state of South Dakota that are available on HLRBO as well as contact information for the Department of Natural Resources in South Dakota should you have any questions about regulations or licensing.

South Dakota Featured Listings

SD Snow Goose Hunting $200
20798-20700 431st Ave
De Smet, SD 57231

A few more open dates Available for a South Dakota Spring Snow goose hunting trip! 
You can't experience these sights from the couch! We have an extreme passion for this sport, come see why South Dakota Snows is the best outfitter in the Midwest for spring snow geese! -$200 per gun per day for a group of 5 or more people -$225 per gun per day per single hunter or @sdsnows on Facebook No Plugs, No bird limits, this is the ultimate waterfowl experience!
100 Acres
Waterfowl Hunting

Tripp County SD $200 Per Day
318th Ave
Winner, SD 57580

Hunting consists of food plots, grassy draws, shelterbelts, cane Strips and creek Bottoms. Asking $200 per day per hunter for pheasant hunting. Contact Marion (Butch) Best at 605-842-0669 to reserve you spot for the 2019 season.
200 Acres
Upland Bird Hunting (Quail, Pheasant, Grouse, etc..)

Bow Hunters Wanted
32855 169th Street
Seneca, SD 57473

Surrounded by new & old tree belts, harvested corn fields, & CRP for miles, the deer are out of hand! 2018 season only, I am opening up some ground for chaparoned bow hunters. No deer are off limits, however there will be a charge for harvested bucks. Call for more information if interested.
20 Acres
Big Game Hunting (Deer, Elk, Bear, etc..)

South Dakota DNR Information

SD State DNR

Address: South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks
20641 SD Highway 1806
Fort Pierre, SD  57532

Phone #: 605-223-7660

South Dakota Hunter Safety Course

Hunter safety courses are required in most states in order to purchase a hunting license. Follow the link below to take a certified hunter safety course online for South Dakota.

South Dakota Hunter Safety Course