18. Archery season runs concurrently with muzzleloader, pre-rut whitetail antlerless and firearm seasons. Must archers wear blaze orange during these firearm seasons?
2013 Deer FAQs
Yes, archery hunters who hunt during periods that coincide with early muzzleloader and firearm seasons must wear blaze orange. The law requires that all deer hunters afield during open firearm seasons must wear a blaze orange hat and at least 200 square inches of blaze orange. Archers are not required to wear blaze orange when muzzleloader or firearm seasons are closed.