Archery Hunt

Application for the 2018 archery hunt is now closed. Hunters have been selected and notified.

2018 Archery Hunt Rules

  • 2018 Archery Hunt Policy/Rules
  • 200 hunters will be selected at random to participate in the 2018 city hunt. Hunters will be notified via email whether they have been selected to participate in the city archery hunt or not.
  • Those selected to participate in the 2018 city hunt will be emailed their Archery Hunt Permit.
  • Hunters may select more than one hunting location. You only need to compete the application once when selecting multiple locations.
  • No proficiency exam is required.
  • No “special hunt” area number has been designated by the DNR.
  • See attached maps for the areas allowed.
  • No back tags are issued or required.
  • Please see MN Department of Natural Resources for bag limit information.   
  • There is no cost for the permit. 
  • Responses and comments regarding the 2018 Archery Hunt will be requested after the end of the season via a survey of permit holders. 

2018 Archery Hunt Area Maps:
River Bluffs Regional Park Map
Neenah Creek Regional Park Map
Serenity Park Map
Friedrich Park & MN Correctional Facility
Heritage Woods Park
Cooper Hills Park

For more information please contact Matt O'Brien at (320) 650-3144 or via email at

St. Cloud Regional Airport Archery Hunt

For more information on the airport hunt click here.