The Town of North Wilkesboro has adopted bow and archery deer hunting within the town limits for both the regular archery season and the special Urban Archery Season for the coming deer season
Any person hunting within the town must have the property owner's permission to hunt on any particular property. North Wilkesboro has announced a lottery process for those hunters interested in hunting on town-owned property only. There are currently 14 slots available.
Interested hunters should come to the walk-up window at North Wilkesboro Town Hall at 832 Main Street during regular business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to pick up an application for the lottery process beginning on July 31, 2023. Return the application for a drawing to be held at 2:00 p.m. at Town Hall, August 15, 2023. This drawing will determine the allowed town-owned property permits for the coming season. Hunters must obtain a $50 season permit prior to hunting. These will be issued at Town Hall during regular business hours.
All hunters harvesting within the town must abide by all regulations of the N.C. Division of Wildlife for all bow and archery hunting at all times.