Modern gun deer season opens statewide tomorrow, Saturday. November 9th. The 16-day season closes on November 24.
Around 300,000 people hunt deer in Kentucky each year and deer hunters have reported more than 21,500 deer harvested so far this season.
Hunters must have proper licenses, permits and hunter education certification, if required. Licenses or permits may be purchased at any time by calling 1-800-598-2401, or visiting the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife website at fw.ky.gov. Licenses are also available at hundreds of locations where sporting goods are sold.