2017 Bow Hunting Season at Nags Head Woods Preserve



Nags Head Woods | August 08, 2017

 The Nature Conservancy will allow bow hunting for white-tailed deer in the Nags Head Woods Preserve; the annual hunt is designed to manage the deer herd and ensure that it remains healthy. The regular hunting season runs September 9, 2017 through January 1, 2018. Interested hunters must complete an application, which includes a $50 fee (to cover the cost of hunt administration and liability insurance), and attend an orientation session. All orientation sessions are held at Nags Head Woods Preserve, 701 West Ocean Acres Drive, Kill Devil Hills. Please call the listed contacts with any questions.

Hunter Orientation Sessions are scheduled for:

  • Tuesday, August 22, 8:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, August 23rd, 5:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 24th, 5:30 p.m.
  • Monday, September 4th, 5:30 p.m.

Hunters must attend an orientation session and complete an application form.

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Contact information

Jennifer Gilbreath
Conservation Coordinator
(252) 441-2525 ext. 4

Aaron McCall
Northeast Regional Steward
(252) 441-2525 ext. 2