Edited from a Press Release
West Virginia muzzleloader deer season to open Dec. 4
WV Dept. of Commerce

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia’s 2017 muzzleloader deer season opens Dec. 4 and will offer hunters the unique challenge of using firearm technology from the 18th and 19th centuries.


 
Resident and nonresident hunters have until Dec. 3, the day before the season opens, to purchase an additional deer muzzleloader stamp. Residents and nonresidents can only purchase one RM stamp or one RRM stamp, respectively. The muzzleloader season will run through Dec. 9
 
The following muzzleloader deer hunting regulations will be in effect:
 

 
For more information, hunters should read the 2017-2018 West Virginia Hunting and Trapping Regulations Summary or visit the DNR website at www.wvdnr.gov. To register for your DNR ID number, buy a license or to check game, go to www.wvhunt.gov.