California Big Game Hunting for Six Mammals

On this page, you’ll find info about California Big Game Hunting. Follow the links below for summaries of each hunting season. You’ll also find authorized hunting methods, bag limits, shooting hours, info about tags, hunting zones, and places to hunt. When possible, we provide maps with directions to public hunting areas. Finally, we provide a forum and blog for your participation. If you have questions, or get cited for a potential violation, ask our Attorney to “Fetch it Up!”

Big Game Mammals

There are six mammals included in the category of “Big Game,” antelope, bear, deer, elk, pig, and sheep. These mammals can be hunted in California, but only certain species (e.g. black bear).

Black Bear

California big game hunting, including California black bear hunting seasons.Black Bear is a Big Game mammal that you can hunt in California. For info on seasons, shooting hours, bag limits, hunting tags, authorized methods of hunting, hunting areas, and more, see California Black Bear Hunting Seasons. You’ll also find info about the use of body parts like bear claws, hunting zones, forums, blogs, and much more.

Deer

California big game hunting, including California Deer Hunting SeasonsDeer is a Big Game mammal that you can hunt in California. For info on seasons, shooting hours, bag limits, hunting tags, authorized methods of hunting, hunting areas, and more, see California Deer Hunting Seasons. You’ll also find info about species, hunting zones, hunting tips, and much more.

Elk

California big game hunting, including California elk hunting seasons, California wildlife hunting regulations, and opportunities for California elk hunting private land.Elk is a Big Game mammal that you can hunt in California. For info on seasons, shooting hours, bag limits, hunting tags, authorized methods of hunting, hunting areas, and more, see California Elk Hunting Seasons. You’ll also find info about species, hunting zones, hunting tips, and much more.

Pigs

California big game hunting, including California pig hunting seasonsWild pigs are Big Game mammals that you can hunt in California. For info on seasons, shooting hours, bag limits, hunting tags, authorized methods of hunting, hunting areas, and more, see California Pig Hunting Seasons. You’ll also find info about species, hunting zones, hunting tips, and much more.

Pronghorn Antelope

California Big Game Hunting for Five Mammals, including California pronghorn antelope hunting seasonsPronghorn Antelope is a Big Game mammal that you can hunt in California. For info on seasons, shooting hours, bag limits, hunting tags, authorized methods of hunting, hunting areas, and more, see California Pronghorn Antelope Season. You’ll also find info about orientation requirements, hunting zones, forums, blogs, and much more.

Sheep

California big game including, including California nelson bighorn sheep hunting seasons.Bighorn Sheep is a Big Game mammal that you can hunt in California. For info on seasons, shooting hours, bag limits, hunting tags, authorized methods of hunting, hunting areas, and more, see California Nelson Bighorn Sheep Hunting Seasons. You’ll also find info about orientation requirements, hunting zones, forums, blogs, and much more.