Hunting Guidelines

Hunting on Conservancy Natural Areas and Preserves

Hunting is allowed only on select natural areas and with Conservancy permit only!  Please click the links below for downloadable PDFs of maps, permits, and car permits for those areas where hunting is allowed (primarily in the fall).  Please use caution when hiking during hunting season and wear orange! Hunting permits are valid for one year only.

Instructions for permits:

Land Open to Hunting

(CLICK ON THE CHART TO VIEW A LARGER IMAGE)

Leelanau Conservancy Open Hunting Lands 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hunter Observation Survey

Belanger Creek Preserve (New in 2017)

Belanger Creek Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 -deer archery only

Belanger Creek Preserve Hunting Map

Cedar River Preserve

Cedar River Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 – Deer

Cedar River Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 -duck

Cedar River Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 Upland Game Birds

Cedar River Preserve hunting map

Chippewa Run Natural Area (New in 2017)

Chippewa Run Natural Area Hunting Permit 2017 -deer archery only

Chippewa Run Natural Area Hunting Map

Clay Cliffs Natural Area

Clay Cliffs Natural Area Hunting Permit 2017 -deer archery only

Clay Cliffs Hunting Permit 2017 -duck

Clay Cliffs Natural Area Hunting Map

DeYoung Natural Area

DeYoung Natural Area Hunting Permit 2017 -deer archery only

DeYoung Natural Area Hunting Permit 2017 -duck

DeYoung Natural Area hunting map

Finton Natural Area (New in 2017)

Finton Natural Area Hunting Permit 2017 -deer archery only

Finton Natural Area Hunting Map

Frazier-Freeland Preserve (New in 2017)

Frazier-Freeland Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 -deer archery only

Frazier-Freeland Hunting Map

Greeno Preserve

Greeno Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 – deer archery and muzzleloader

Greeno Preserve Hunting Permit 2017-duck

Greeno Hunting Map

Houdek Dunes Natural Area

Houdek Dunes Hunting Permit 2017- deer archery, firearm, muzzleloader, late antlerless

Houdek Dunes Natural Area hunting map

Gull Island Preserve

Gull Island Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 -duck

Hatlem Creek Preserve

Hatlem Creek Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 – deer archery and muzzleloader

Hatlem Creek Preserve Hunting Map

Kehl Lake Natural Area

Kehl Lake Hunting Permit 2017 – deer archery, firearm, muzzleloader, late antlerless

Kehl Lake Hunting Permit 2017 -duck

Kehl Lake Hunting Permit 2017 Upland Game Birds

Kehl Lake Natural Area hunting map

Krumwiede Forest Reserve

Krumwiede Forest Reserve Hunting Permit 2017 – deer archery, firearm, muzzleloader, late antlerless

Krumwiede Forest Reserve Hunting Permit 2017 Upland Game Birds

Krumwiede Forest Reserve_hunting map

Mebert Creek Preserve (New in 2017)

Mebert Creek Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 -deer archery only

Mebert Creek Preserve Hunting Map

Palmer Woods Forest Reserve (please see restrictions due to timber harvest)

Palmer Woods Forest Reserve Hunting Permit 2017 – deer archery, firearm, muzzleloader, late antlerless

Palmer Woods Hunting Map 2017_timber harvest

Soper Preserve

Soper Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 – archery and muzzleloader

Soper Preserve hunting map 2017

Swanson Preserve

Swanson Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 – deer archery and muzzleloader

Swanson Hunting Permit 2017 -duck

Swanson Preserve hunting Map

Teichner Preserve (New in 2017)

Teichner Preserve Hunting Permit 2017 -deer archery only

Teichner Preserve Hunting Map