Regular Season for Deer Hunting in the Southern Zone Begins On Saturday, November 16: Also see Hunter Safety Basics and remember the Venison Donation Coalition

Regular deer hunting season in the Southern Zone starts on Saturday.

Regular deer hunting season in the Southern Zone starts on Saturday.

To all Southern Tier and Finger Lakes hunters: Good luck, and stay safe!

New York State's 2019 regular deer hunting seasons open at sunrise on Saturday, November 16th, in New York's Southern Zone. The season closes at sunset on Sunday, December 8th.

Read more from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation HERE.

View the 2019-20 Hunting & Trapping Regulations Guide

Also from the DEC, see "Hunter Safety Basics"

And keep in mind the Venison Donation Coalition.

To all Southern Tier and Finger Lakes hunters:  Good luck, and stay safe!