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Resident Hunting and Fishing Licenses

  Special Licenses

Stamps

Senior Citizens

Senior

(65 before 1/1/12)

Developmentally Disabled Fishing

DDFL

Qualified Veterans and POW's

VET

Military: Active Duty

MILITARY

Youth: Under 15

YOUTH

Class Description
CS Conservation Stamp PI PI PI PI PI
BG Big Game PI NA PI PI PI
DS Bear Damage PI NA PI PI PI
RB Additional Deer Bow $21 NA $21 $21 $21
RG Additional Deer Gun $21 NA $21 $21 $21
RM Additional Deer Muzzleloader $16 NA $16 $16 $16
N Antlerless Deer $10 NA $10 $10 $10
A1 Pistol $8 NA $8 $8 NA
O Trout PI PI PI $10 PI
NA: Not Applicable or Available
PI: Privilege Included in Base License
 
    Notes:
  • Specialty Licenses are issued only by South Charleston DNR Office.
  • Seniors who turned 65 before Jan. 1 2012 shall carry Driver's Licenses or other approved state ID as proof of base privileges. Those who turn 65 on or after that date must buy a Sr. Lifetime License.
  • Residents on active duty in the armed forces may hunt, trap or fish without a license while on leave or furlough, but must carry active duty ID and leave or furlough papers.
  • must be 21 years of age to buy Pistol Stamp.
  • Must be 12 years of age to boar hunt in WV.
  • All special licenses include hunting, trapping and fishing privileges except DDFL.
  • Class Q and Y permits must be accompanied by all Required licenses and stamps.

 


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