Alabama Muzzleloader Hunting Season

General Muzzleloader Seasons (Deer) November 18th-22nd, 2019 – visit for more info.

Alabama Muzzleloader Hunting Season

Alabama Muzzleloader Hunting Season Regulations

Alabama Muzzleloader Hunting Season – “Muzzleloaders and Black Powder handguns: .40 caliber or larger, provided further it shall be illegal to possess other firearms while hunting with muzzleloaders during the special muzzleloader season.”

Alabama has tremendous natural diversity with more than 1.3 million acres of public hunting land and some of the most liberal seasons and bag limits in the nation. Alabama hunters have an opportunity to hunt many species, including, white-tailed deer, wild turkey, bobwhite quail, feral hogs, waterfowl, rabbits, squirrel, mourning doves, and many other species. Click here to purchase a license.


Alabama Muzzleloader Hunting Season Zones and Dates:

Deer Zone Map and Season Dates

ANTLERED DEER: Statewide- one a day; (3)three during the season. One of the three must have at least 4 antler points 1″ or longer on one antler (except Barbour County). A point is an antler projection of at least one inch in length from base to tip. Main beam tip shall be counted as a point regardless of length.

Barbour County Antler Restriction: bucks must have a minimum of three points on one side (except on the statewide special youth deer hunting data).

UNANTLERED DEER: (except spotted fawns) One per day in addition to one antlered buck per day. (exceptions may apply for selected areas with one deer per day limit on National Forest Service Lands).

SPECIAL MUZZLELOADER SEASON: Privately Owned or Leased Land and U.S. Forest Service Land – Stalk Hunting Only (No Dogs) Either sex: November 18-22, 2019

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Muzzleloader Hunting season is the best time to shoot the biggest deer before they are spooked by the regular gun season. If you are new to muzzleloaders or would like more information on your states muzzleloader hunting regulations make sure to give us a call. Knight Rifles is focused on promoting black powder hunting in all states across the USA and can help you determine when your particular states hunting season starts. If you have questions about Illinois Muzzleloader Hunting Season, please call us at 1-866-518-4181 or email us at

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