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If I hunt in a open general rifle hunt in Oct and I am not successful and the same unit has an open general archery hunt in Nov can I hunt archery in Nov with the same tag??

I am referencing specifically to the unit 39 open general rifle season Oct 10 - Oct 31 and the late Nov archery season Nov 10 - Nov 30.. If both are open general, is one tag good for both as long as I do not shoot a deer with my rifle in Oct???

Answer

Yes.  The general season tag can be used in an any-weapon hunt and, with the addition of an archery validation, used in an archery-only hunt.  Here is the information you asked for for unit 39:

 

General Season-Any Weapon

Regular Tag

10/10/13-10/31/13

Antlered Mule and White-tailed Deer

Any Weapon

Unit 39

10/10/13-10/31/13

Antlerless Mule and White-tailed Deer

Any Weapon

Unit 39¹

White-tailed Deer Tag

10/10/13-10/31/13

Either-sex White-tailed Deer

Any Weapon

Unit 39*

 

 

 

 

General Season-Archery

Regular Tag

11/10/13-11/30/13

Either-sex Mule and White-tailed Deer

Archery

Unit 39*

White-tailed Deer Tag Unlimited permits

11/10/13-11/30/13

Either-sex White-tailed Deer

Archery

Unit 39*