New this. year NO LOTTERY, Hunting Permits will be issued to the first 500 applicants for the whole Deer Hunting season. Applications are available by calling 585-493-3600 or online at www.nysparks.com and should be mailed to: Hunting Permit, One Letchworth State Park, Castile, NY 14427. Applications will be issued as they arrive in the mail.
For those not issued a permit for the first round of hunting, applications will be submitted for a second chance season for hunting between November 25 and December 8 only. There will be 200 applications ·drawn for the West side and 300 for the East side in this drawing.
In addition, archery hunting will follow the following schedule: East & West Side hunting will take place beginning Monday, October 21 through Friday, November 15.
Special Archery only area in the Southern portion of the Park. This is a lottery draw and will be limited to 50 participants. The season will be from November 4th – December 17th. This will be an Antlerless only hunt, hunters will be required to attend a special orientation meeting and fill out daily logs~ – Drawing to be held October 4th.
Additional information is available by calling 585-493-3600.