Calendar

Calendar 2014-12-19T12:27:50+00:00

Jan
11
Wed
Begin 2017 Big-Game and Bear / Turkey Applications
Jan 11 all-day

The department will begin accepting online draw applications at 10 a.m. January 11th. The application deadline for bear and turkey permits is 5 p.m. February 8th. The application deadline for big-game licenses is 5 p.m. March 22nd.

Hunters need to file harvest reports from last season’s hunt to be eligible for the 2017-2018 draw.

2017-2018 Hunting Rules & Info (click here).

Feb
8
Wed
Deadline: 2017 Bear & Turkey Draw Permit Application
Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm

Deadline to apply for turkey and bear draw permits. Applications must be completed before 5 p.m. Mountain Standard Time (MST).

2017-2018 Hunting Rules & Info (click here).

Feb
15
Wed
Deadline: 2016–2017 Harvest Reports
Feb 15 all-day

Deadline to submit 2016–2017 harvest reports for deer, elk, pronghorn antelope and turkey license holders. Reports can be submitted online or by telephone. Late fees apply after this date.

Feb
17
Fri
Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show 2017 – Day 1 @ Manuel Lujan Bldg, Expo NM
Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Event Dates Announced:
Day 1: Feb 17@ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Day 2: Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day 3: Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come see the latest equipment for hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation. New models of off-highway vehicles, recreational vehicles, boats and kayaks will be on display. And as always, outfitters, guides and conservation organizations will be on hand to offer their services and advice.

Interested vendors please contact estelle.gonzales@state.nm.us for more information.

Feb
18
Sat
Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show 2017 – Day 2 @ Manuel Lujan Bldg, Expo NM
Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Event Dates Announced:
Day 1: Feb 17@ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Day 2: Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day 3: Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come see the latest equipment for hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation. New models of off-highway vehicles, recreational vehicles, boats and kayaks will be on display. And as always, outfitters, guides and conservation organizations will be on hand to offer their services and advice.

Interested vendors please contact estelle.gonzales@state.nm.us for more information.

2017 NM Governor’s Special Hunt Auction & Banquet @ Creative Arts Bldg, Expo NM
Feb 18 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Event Dates Announced:

  • Doors open at 5 p.m., Dinner served at 7 p.m., Auction begins at 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017
  • Expo NM Creative Arts Center, 300 San Pedro Dr. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108

Steven Rinella, host of the hit TV show MeatEater, will join the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish at the Governor’s Special Hunt Auction and Banquet. Once again, the department will be auctioning over a dozen premier hunting and fishing packages to benefit the Game Protection Fund of New Mexico.

Don’t miss your opportunity to bid on one of many spectacular hunts, including elk, ibex, oryx and mule deer, coues deer, pronghorn, turkey, upland game hunting and premier fishing excursions.

There will be many other items in the live auction, silent auction, raffles, and games including additional hunts, over 25 firearms, hunting, fishing and camping gear, art, and much more! Proceeds benefit the NM Youth Conservation Foundation’s First in the Field program.

Ticket prices for this event are $500 for a Reserved Table for 10, $100 per couple and $55 for a single. All tickets include a gift.

To purchase tickets, visit online, www.firstinthefield.org. For information, please contact the New Mexico Youth Conservation Foundation, (505) 433-7001 or call the Department toll-free, (888) 248-6866.

Icon of 2017 Governor's Special Hunt Auction & Banquet Flyer 2017 Governor's Special Hunt Auction & Banquet Flyer
Feb
19
Sun
Outdoor Adventures Hunting & Fishing Show 2017 – Day 3 @ Manuel Lujan Bldg, Expo NM
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Event Dates Announced:
Day 1: Feb 17@ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Day 2: Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day 3: Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come see the latest equipment for hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation. New models of off-highway vehicles, recreational vehicles, boats and kayaks will be on display. And as always, outfitters, guides and conservation organizations will be on hand to offer their services and advice.

Interested vendors please contact estelle.gonzales@state.nm.us for more information.

Feb
22
Wed
Results: 2017 Bear & Turkey Draw Permits
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am

Results for Bear and Turkey draw permits available online and permits can be printed on standard paper.