Bowman County is home to many herds of antelope, mule deer and white tail deer, as well as the majestic pheasant. During the hunting season, Bowman County is home to many out-of-state hunters as well as North Dakotans. With many different types of game to choose from, Bowman County is a sportsman’s paradise year round.

Hunting Guides

Dakota Winds Recreation

(Licensed Outfitter and Hunting Guide)

Jeff Czywczynski
701- 275-8808 • 701-275-6995
9203 129 Ave SW, Scranton, ND 58653
North Cedar Creek Farm

Melvin Pierce
7204 131 Ave SW, Scranton, ND 58653
Cedar Ridge Elk


Willard and Barb Swanke
16505 81st St. SW
Rhame, ND 58651

PLOTS (Private Land Open to Sportsmen) Guide

Also available at several local businesses.

Species Information

Season dates Information

Hunting License Information:

Non Resident small game licenses are available online only at the Bowman County Courthouse – Auditors Office and at Frontier Travel Center.

Resident and Non-Resident Licenses:
  • Bowman County Auditor’s Office, County Courthouse, Bowman
  • Bowman Frontier Travel Center
  • Bowman Scranton Equity, Scranton

Resident only Licenses:
  • Kum-N-Go, Bowman
  • Bowman True Value, Bowman
  • Rhame Cenex, Rhame
  • Bowman Haley Dam Marina