When is Hunting Season In Connecticut

Deer

Archery: September 15 to December 31 (private land), September 16 to November 19 and December 25 to December 31 (state land)

Shotgun: November 20 to December 10 (state land) and November 1 to December 31 2019 (private land)

Muzzleloader: December 11 to December 31 (private land) and December 11 to December 24 (state land)

Turkey

Fall archery: September 16 to December 31 (state land) and September 16 to December 31 (private land)

Fall firearms: October 5 to October 31

Small Game

Gray squirrel: September 2 to December 31

Cottontail rabbit and European hare: October 19 to December 31

Snowshoe hare: November 16 to December 31

Woodchuck: March 15 to November 15

More information on state website.