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Est. Whitetail Population
36,000 (includes mule deer and whitetail)
No. Licenses Sold Annually
$54 and Up (license, permit and stamps for standard unit)
Resident fees may vary by unit.
Resident hunting license and deer permit
$340 and up
Non-resident fees may vary by unit.
Non-resident hunting license and deer permit
The whitetail was taken by Samuel J. Beatty in Colfax County in 2019 and is currently ranked 2058. The Coues deer was taken by Victor Giacoletti in Grant County in 1981 and is currently ranked 4th.
Record B&C Typical Stat
2 whitetail; 49 Coues
Total B&C Typical Entries
Coues whitetail — Taken by Peter Chase in Hidalgo County in 1941, the buck is the No. 2 Coues non-typical whitetail of all time.
Record B&C Non-Typical Stat
Record B&C Non-Typical Entries