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Get Involved in the Outdoors
One of the most rewarding things you can do in your life is to share experiences with your friends and family. The sense of community you felt at the range can also be found in the field. Hunting is a great way to experience nature. It's not just about the harvest. It's about getting outdoors, making connections and creating memories. Get involved in the outdoors - buy your license today! Your license purchase helps fund conservation, habitat and safety initiatives in Iowa, creating plentiful hunting and fishing opportunities across the state.

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PLACES TO HUNT AND SHOOT
places to hunt and shoot

Places to Hunt and Shoot
It's easy to find the perfect spot for any hunting adventure with more than 700,000 acres of land open to public hunting in Iowa, or find a nearby shooting range to practice shooting safely and conveniently.



SEASON DATES & REGULATIONS
season dates and regulations

Season Dates & Regulations
Get the most up-to-date hunting season dates, shooting hours and regulations before you go hunting.



LEARN TO HUNT
learn to hunt

Learn to Hunt
Great learning opportunities and resources to help you get started hunting.