When you go mule deer hunting in Nebraska, your tag is also good for a whitetail.
The terrain in Nebraska is diverse. In one day you might hunt creek bottoms, cultivated fields, and Sandhill country. It’s a fairly easy hunt, physically due to the rolling, almost flat terrain. Hunting might range from spot-and-stalk to ground blinds depending on the situation.
Mule Deer Hunting in Nebraska:
- Nebraska mule deer hunting permits are over-the-counter with no draw required.
- Permits are cheap when compared to other states.
- Good food sources, and genetics.
- Nebraska is less expensive in general and travel to this state is easy.
- Both rifle and archery seasons fall during the rut in Nebraska allowing terrific opportunity for a trophy of a lifetime.
- The muzzleloader hunts cover part of the run and when deer congregate in the winter feeding grounds.
Mule Deer Hunting in Nebraska
In Nebraska you can hunt both mule deer and whitetails.
Over the years we and our outfitters have been able to obtain some of the larger tracts of land in this area, and have instituted a protein feed program along with size restrictions. This has allowed us to manage the herd more effectively, giving our clients the greatest opportunity at a quality experience.
- Archery Nebraska deer hunting season is September 15 through December 31. *You can hunt with a crossbow during archery season in Nebraska.
- License and tags are over-the-counter.
- The average archery deer score between 120 and 155, with the best bucks being in the mid 170 range.
- Opportunity rate is close to 100% on 125″ deer and better.
- Hunters may hunt a second deer, for a small trophy fee. The price on this hunt will blow your mind.
- Contact us for pricing.
The Nebraska rifle deer season falls during the rut! ‘Nuf said.
Archery season falls during the rut in Nebraska allowing a terrific opportunity for a trophy of a lifetime. This is a great archery deer hunt (you can hunt mule deer AND whitetails) due to the sheer abundance of game, and the opportunity to harvest two Pope and Young animals on the same outing. You will be tree stand hunting for whitetails on private ranches. What sets these ranches apart are the sheer number of Pope and Young deer. Success rates for archery deer hunts are typically around 40%.
Muzzleloader hunts take place in mid December as winter is moving in. Feed patterns can be very predictable during this time. Often this hunt allows for the highest number of deer sightings. Hunters can expect to see a high quantity of deer and success rates on these hunts are typically high.