The North Dakota Pronghorn draw is the primary method of distributing pronghorn antelope tags in the state. The draw is usually held in early August. Opportunities are primarily in the western portions of the state.
Draw eligibility and application details
The pronghorn draw is limited to residents only. Applicants draw must possess a valid General Game or Habitat License to apply, and must pay for a Fishing, Hunting, Furbearer Certificate. Additional details on the application are available from the NDGFD.
|Fishing, Hunting, Furbearer Certificate
|General Game and Habitat License
A resident pronghorn license is $30.
Application Dates – When is the 2023 North Dakota Pronghorn Draw?
Applications for the pronghorn draw are due August 9th, 2023. You can apply online through your NDGFD account. You can start tracking draw deadlines in the OnPoint app to never miss an application, available on Web(beta), Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
The draw normally opens in late July and closes in early August. Key dates for the 2023 draw are summarized below. You can add this draw and others to you OnPoint calendar to never miss an application.
|Online Application Opens
|Deadline to Apply
|August 9th, 2023, 11:59 p.m. CT
You can read more about North Dakota hunting opportunities in our overview article here.