Managed Deer Hunts
Public Managed Hunts
***Managed Hunts for FY 2017 are TBD. Website will be updated in June 2016***
Managed Hunt Times
All managed hunt participants are to meet at the designated check station at 5:30 a.m. The designated location will be provided during the Safety Brief. Managed hunt participants are to be in assigned tree stands by 6:00 a.m. The managed hunt will conclude with all participants down from tree stands by 1:00 p.m.
Hunter Safety Brief
All managed hunt participants are required to attend a 90-minute Hunter Safety Brief prior to participating in the public managed hunt. The designated location, date and time of the safety brief will be provided in the confirmation letter sent to all successful applicants selected via hunt lottery. Important site-specific information will be provided during the safety brief including directions, maps, and safety details.
Attendance is MANDATORY for all participants and will be recorded via sign-in sheet.
If a managed hunt participant is unable or unwilling to attend the Hunter Safety Brief, they will be disqualified from participating in the public Managed Hunt.
Fairfax County welcomes your questions. If you have questions, concerns or comments, please contact:
The Fairfax County Police Department works closely with the Fairfax County Park Authority, Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority, and other stakeholders to implement the Fairfax County Deer Management Program each year.