Hunting and Firearms


Firearms may be carried on the refuge following Nevada state regulations.  

Firearms are not permitted inside the Visitor Center.

Limited desert bighorn sheep hunting is available by state-issued permit only. No other hunting is permitted on the refuge. 

Firearms and weapons may only be discharged during legal hunting activities. Carrying or possessing other weapons including crossbows, bows and arrows, or air guns is prohibited. This includes carrying, possessing, or discharging fireworks and explosives.

Trail camera use is prohibited.

For more information about hunting on the refuge or to obtain tags, please visit the Nevada Department of Wildlife