Vandenberg AFB Hunting Information

Urgent News

 

Quotas!

 

Vandenberg AFB has implemented a deer harvest quota. Once the deer harvest quotas are met, deer hunting will close.

 

Breakdown follows:

Bucks - 96, Doe - 68

 

Prepare for a very short season.

 

2013 Current Harvest

Deer Taken as of 0934 12 Sept.

A1- 4 Bucks
A2- 1 Buck
A4- 1 Buck, 2 Doe
B1- 6 Bucks, Quota met, 2 Doe, Doe Only Hunting
B3- 4 Bucks, 2 Doe
B4- 18 Bucks, 5 Doe
B5- 1 Buck, 2 Doe, Quota met, Buck Only Hunting
C1- 6 Buck, 7 Doe
C3- Closed Quota Met
C4- 10 Buck, Quota met, 8 Doe, Doe Only Hunting


AO tags will be honored during the Zone A General Season, 10 Aug - 22 Sep.

 

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Don't Forget to Grab the Documents You'll Need for Hunting and Fishing.

 

The following documents may be obtained at the Vandenberg AFB Conservation Office.

 

  • Hunting area maps

  • Conservation, Management & Enforcement Instructions (30SWI32-7001, 1 July 2009)

  • Outdoor Locator Card (30 SFS/S3SW Form 651)

  • Authority To Hunt On VAFB (30 SW Form 216)

  • Firewood Permits (30SW Form 501)

 

All information on this page is subject to change without notice. It is the responsibility of all hunters to verify all information with the VAFB Conservation Office.

 

Call or visit Vandenberg AFB Conservation Office for details.

 

Officer Wayne V. Moses
Conservation Law Enforcement
30th Security Forces Squadron/S3W
108 Colorado Ave; B13675
Vandenberg AFB, Ca 93437-6300

 (805) 606-6804

Email: Wayne.moses.1@us.af.mil

 

Located on South Dakota Ave. between the theater and dental clinic.

MAP GPS Location 34.744369,-120.540496

 

VAFB Hunting & Fishing Regulation

 

All hunters are required to have in possession during all hunting activities a Hunting Permit (30SW Form 216) 30SW Form 216 is issued only at the Vandenberg AFB Conservation Office.

 

CA Certified Nonlead Ammo
 

Nosler E-Tip  Barnes

Hornady GMX

 

Always Hunt Safely!

 

2013/2014 Season  Dates

Always check official California and Vandenberg AFB hunting regulation.

Please report any errors!

 

 Deer, Zone A, Archery - 13 Jul 13 to 4 Aug 13

 

 Deer, Zone A, General - 10 Aug 13 to 22 Sep 13

 Deer Tag Required: Zone A or AO

 

 Deer, Zone A, G11 - 26 Aug 13 to 31 Dec 13

 Deer Tag Required: G-11

 

 Deer, MA-3, 30 Nov 13 to 15 Dec 13

 Deer Tag Required: MA-3 (Forked Horn or Better)

 

 Coyote, Pig, Jack Rabbit & Ground Squirrel - All Year

 

Rabbit - 1 Jul 12 to 26 Jan 14

 

Dove  - 1 Sep 13 -15 Sep 13

           9 Nov 13 - 25 Dec 13

 

Quail -  19 Oct 13 to 26 Jan 14

 

Duck & Geese - 19 Oct 13 to 26 Jan 14

Scaup - TBA

 

Wild Turkey -  Fall: 9 Nov 13 - 24 Nov 13

                     Spring: TBA

 

Crow - 1 Dec 13 - ? Apr 14

 

Hunting hours starts 30 minutes before sunrise and ends 30 minutes after sunset, except for migratory game birds which ends at sunset.