2013 - 2014 Deer Seasons on Private Lands

Map of South Carolina Game Zones


Statewide Deer Youth Day - Private Lands

Private lands: January 4th
Limit 2 either-sex.
No tags required.

Game Zone 1 - Private Lands

Buck Limit: 2 per day, 5 per season (all methods and hunt periods combined) Archers may take either-sex during all seasons.

Archery & Muzzleloaders:
October 1 - October 10
Archery Antlerless limit: 2 per day, Total 2 (October 1-10) Muzzleloader is buck only, 2 per day

Gun Hunts:
October 11 - January 1 Anterless Limit: 2 per day Total 5 for all methods combined (October 11 - January 1)

Archery Antlerless Daily Limit: 2 per day

Firearms Antlerless Daily Limit: 2 per day on either-sex days November 2, 9, 16


Game Zone 2 - Private Lands

Buck Limit: 2 per day, 5 per season (all methods and hunt periods combined) Archers may take either-sex during all seasons.

Archery Only: September 15-30 Anterless Limit: 2 per day Total 2 (September 15-30)

Archery & Muzzleloaders: Oct. 1-10 Archery Antlerless Limit: 2 per day Total 2 (October 1-10) Muzzleloader is buck only, except Antlerless on October 5 or with individual tags, 2 per day, Total 2 (October 1-10)

Gun Hunts: October 11 - January 1 Anterless Limit: 2 per day Total 5 for all methods combined (October 11 - January 1)

Archery Antlerless Daily Limit: 2 per day

Firearms Antlerless Daily Limit: 2 per day on either-sex days October 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 21, 28, January 1 or with individual tags, Total 5 (October 11 - January 1)


Game Zone 3 - Private Lands

No limit on antlered bucks. Limit 2 antlerless deer on either-sex days.

Archery & Gun Hunts: August 15 - January 1 Buck only

Either-Sex: October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 December 21, 28, January 1


Game Zone 4 - Private Lands

No limit on antlered bucks. Limit 2 antlerless deer on either-sex days.

Archery Only: September 1-14 Buck only.

Gun Hunts: September 15 - January 1 Buck only.

Either-Sex: October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 December 21, 28, January 1


Game Zone 5 - Private Lands

No limit on antlered bucks. Limit 2 antlerless deer on either-sex days.

Archery Only: August 15 - 31 Buck only.

Gun Hunts: September 1 - January 1 Buck only.

Either-Sex: October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 21, 28, January 1


Game Zone 6 - Private Lands

No limit on antlered bucks. Limit 2 antlerless deer on either-sex days.

Archery & Gun Hunts: August 15 - January 1 Buck only

Either-Sex: October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 21, 28, January 1


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