Hunter Education Classes Hunting

What you need to know about online hunter education classes

You couldn’t ask for a better time to take up hunting in West Virginia, but you need to complete a hunter education course before you can get a license. Here’s everything you need to know to get started.

Hunting Turkey Season

Spring gobbler season opens April 20

The spring gobbler season is scheduled to open on April 20, the youth season is expanding to two days and turkey hunters can anticipate increased harvest opportunities.

Education Hunting

Hunter education classes prepare hunters for upcoming seasons

You need to complete a hunter education class before you can buy a hunting license in West Virginia.

Fishing Hunting

Love hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation? We need your help!

We’re drafting a strategic plan to recruit, retain and reactivate hunters and anglers and we need your help.

Education Fishing Hunting Wildlife Wildlife Calendar

Artwork Needed for 2021 Wildlife Calendar

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is seeking original color wildlife paintings for its 2021 edition of the award-winning West Virginia Wildlife Calendar.