Finding Places to Hunt (Checklist)

Identify habitat needs of the game animal you would like to hunt

Find key habitat areas for time of year

Find out how to gain access

Ask permission or pay appropriate lease fees

Develop a mutually beneficial relationship with landowners or managers of the area you plan to hunt

Be sure of your hunt area, and stay within legal boundaries and areas you have permission to hunt

Scout the hunt area as near as possible to your actual hunt dates

Consult friends, state agencies, managers, chambers of commerce and other sources for more information