Hunting/Trapping Regulations

Title Species Region Regulation Type Status Date Postedsort icon Closing Date
Extension of Spring Black Bear Season in the Omineca Region Black Bear Region 7A - Omineca General Open Season Decided Nov 29, 2013 Dec 27, 2013
Extension of Spring Black Bear Season in Portions of the Thompson Region Black Bear Region 3 - Thompson-Nicola General Open Season Decided Nov 29, 2013 Dec 27, 2013
Closure of Zone A of 3-30 Mountain Sheep LEH Bighorn Mountain Sheep Region 3 - Thompson-Nicola Limited Entry Hunting Decided Nov 29, 2013 Dec 27, 2013
Add LEH hunts for antlerless elk in the East Kootenay Trench. Elk Region 4 - Kootenay Limited Entry Hunting Decided Nov 29, 2013 Dec 27, 2013
Expand the shotgun/bow only and special antlerless deer zone in the vicinity of Nanaimo. All - Mule Deer Region 1 - Vancouver Island
Firearm Restrictions
General Open Season
Decided Nov 29, 2013 Dec 27, 2013
Open private land antlerless elk seasons in the East Kootenay Trench Elk Region 4 - Kootenay General Open Season Proposed Nov 22, 2013 Dec 20, 2013
New private land spring spike bull elk season Elk Region 4 - Kootenay General Open Season Proposed Nov 22, 2013 Dec 20, 2013
Dutch Creek-Findlay Flats Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Nov 21, 2013 Dec 20, 2013
Teck Greenhills No Hunting No Shooting Area All Region 4 - Kootenay Firearm Restrictions Decided Nov 21, 2013 Dec 20, 2013
Re-open Grizzly bear LEH hunts in MUs 4-20 and 4-23. Grizzly Bear Region 4 - Kootenay Limited Entry Hunting Proposed Nov 21, 2013 Dec 20, 2013
Re-open Grizzly bear LEH hunts in MUs 5-05 and 5-06. Grizzly Bear Region 5 - Cariboo Limited Entry Hunting Proposed Nov 21, 2013 Dec 20, 2013
Expand Mountain Goat LEH Zone E of 7-21 Mountain Goat Region 7B - Peace Limited Entry Hunting Decided Nov 21, 2013 Dec 20, 2013
Columbia Lake Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Nov 21, 2013 Dec 20, 2013
Replace Mountain Goat general open seasons in MUs 4-27 and 4-34 with LEH. Mountain Goat Region 4 - Kootenay
General Open Season
Limited Entry Hunting
Decided Nov 15, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Wycliffe Conservation Property Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Nov 15, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Amend the Garnet Valley Motor Vehicle Prohibited Area All Region 8 - Okanagan Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Simplify the Garnet Fire Motor Vehicle for Hunting Prohibited Area All Region 8 - Okanagan Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Hoodoo Conservation Property Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Implement a youth only grouse season in the Okanagan Region Grouse Region 8 - Okanagan General Open Season Decided Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Shorten the Okanagan spike fork moose general open season Moose Region 8 - Okanagan General Open Season Decided Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Create a new any bighorn ram mountain sheep LEH hunt Okanagan Mountain Park. Mountain Sheep Region 8 - Okanagan Limited Entry Hunting Decided Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Remove the Granby and Gladstone Park moose hunting closures. Moose Region 8 - Okanagan
General Open Season
Limited Entry Hunting
Decided Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
New bow only seasons for 6 point bull elk in the Okanagan Region Elk Region 8 - Okanagan General Open Season Decided Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Okanagan Black Bear hunting season extension Black Bear Region 8 - Okanagan General Open Season Proposed Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013
Create a new bull moose LEH hunt in MU 8-21. Moose Region 8 - Okanagan Limited Entry Hunting Decided Nov 14, 2013 Dec 13, 2013