Information on this page is subject to change without notice. It's the responsibility of everyone to verify info with the VAFB Conservation Office.

In charge...

Officer Wayne V. Moses
Conservation Law Enforcement Office (CLEO)
30th Security Forces Squadron/S3WS

 (805) 606-6804

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

OFFICE HOURS OF OPERATION:

0900 – 1000 hours and 1500 – 1600 hours

Located on South Dakota Ave.
( Between the theater and dental clinic.)

MAP GPS Location 34.744369,-120.540496

VAFB Hunting & Fishing Regulation

Privately Owned Firearms Directive

Urgent News...

REGISTRATION UPDATE! Conservation Law Enforcement is now accepting new applications to hunt.

All Guest hunters must have a Base Access Pass issued from the Vandenberg Visitors Center or Main Gate before registering to hunt.

First Responders who currently have privileges to hunt & fish, your base access pass will end on 23 June 2015. As soon as Vandenberg AFB lifts the increased security posture your privileges will be reinstated.

Hunter Town Hall Meeting Notes

Adjourned on 20 June, 2015. READ NOTES HERE

Recreation Closures
None reported at this time.

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.

  • 2015 Hunting area maps as of 20 June, 2015

vafb hunting map - northvafb hunting map - south
(8.4 MB each)

  • Caution: Maps online above could change without notice or be obsolete prior to webmaster's notice.
  • Conservation, Management & Enforcement Instructions (30SWI32-7001, 1 July 2009)

All hunters are required to have in possession during all hunting activities the required state and VAFB hunting privilege documentation. The district hunting parking pass must be visible on the vehicle dashboard.

Rifle bullets...


No Lead

CA Certified Nonlead Ammo 

Deer Harvest 2014
Kills: 26 Bucks, 60 Does

Season Dates...

Always check the official California and Vandenberg AFB hunting regulations.

VAFB Hunting Fee must be paid with cash at the Conservation Office. ($50.00)

2015 Deer Season

ZONE A - FORKED HORN OR BETTER

  • Early Archery Season: 11 July 2015 - 2 August 2015 / Tag Requirement: Zone A or Archery Only (AO)
  • General Season: 8 August 2015 - 20 September 2015 / Tag Requirement: Zone A or Archery (AO)

Zone A tags may be purchased from any authorized licensed agent that sells hunting licenses

VANDENBERG G11 DEER SEASON (DOE ONLY)
MILITARY ID CARD HOLDERS ONLY

  • 200 TAGS (sold ONLY at Vandenberg AFB, AAFES Base Exchange)
  • G11 deer tags go on sale 1 July 2015
  • G11 SEASON: DOE ONLY - 31 August 2015 - 20 September 2015

Small Game

  • Coyote, Wild Pig, Jack Rabbit, Ground Squirrel & Eurasian Collared-dove- All Year
  • Rabbit: 1 Jul 15 - 31 Jan 16
  • Dove - First: 1 Sep 15 - 15 Sep 15
  • Dove - Second: 14 Nov 15 - 28 Dec 15
  • Quail - 17 Oct 15 - 31 Jan 16
  • Duck & Geese - 18 Oct 14 - 25 Jan 15
  • Scaup - 8 Nov 14 - 1 Feb 15
  • Wild Turkey - Fall: 14 Nov 15 - 13 Dec 15
  • Wild Turkey - Spring-Gen: 26 Mar 16 - 1 May 16
  • Crow - 5 Dec 15 - 6 Apr 16

Please report any errors!

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California Hunter Education Program

VAFB Retiree Activities Center, bldg., #10364

Class fee $10, non refundable. Primarily serving active duty, retired,  DOD civilian personnel and others with access to Vandenberg AFB. Minimum 5 students. POC: Archie Mitchell, (805) 291-3279. Dates: TBA