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Hunting at West Point

A West Point hunting permit & a NYS hunting license must be acquired to hunt on West Point property. Visit to create an account.

Natural Resources is taking over all hunting and fishing sales and MWR is only assisting with registering new accounts on the ISportman webpage itself and relaying general information to our customers. We are no longer issuing permits.


Hunting and Fishing Brochure

Hunter Education Courses


The statewide regular spring turkey hunting season is set from May 1-31, and youth (age 12-15) turkey hunting weekend on April 25-26.  In class Hunter Education Courses are closed state-wide due to the pandemic, as well as Round Pond Recreation Area's scheduled class for April 26th.

The online course will be offered from April 15 to June 30th and can be taken by anyone ages 11 and older and can be completed from a computer, tablet, or smart phone at any time. A hunter must be at least 12yrs, though, to buy a license. Students who complete the online course and virtual field day and pass the final exam, will receive their hunter education certificate and can purchase a hunting license.

The cost of the course is $19.95 and can be found at

Here is an opportunity for our Military, DOD and local patrons to get educated!

Points of Contact


Wildlife management operations, game species population status on the reservation, questions on New York hunting and trapping regulations. +1 (845)938-3857


West Point hunting and guest passes, NY hunting licenses, area maps, West Point hunting regulations (West Point Regulation 215-5). +1 (845)938-2503

Access to reservation for hunting, fishing, and trapping. +1 (845)938-3930

Law enforcement. +1 (845)938-3333

New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation Regional Office, New Paltz, NY

- Region 3 +1 (845)256-3098: NY game laws, license information, hunter safety course information. To report NYS Game Law Violations, call +1 (845)256-3013.


National Hunting and Fishing Day and West Point Free Fishing Day

Sep 26 12 am - 11:59 pm

Conquer the Vic 5K Trail Run

Oct 25 8 am - 10 am