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Elk hunt orientation

Orientation videos

This orientation is for hunters who were drawn for an elk hunting license for the 2024 seasons. To complete the orientation, watch the video series below and then electronically sign and submit the affidavit and hunter information form, verifying you have watched the videos to their entirety.

If you are unable to watch the video or have any questions, please email dnr-wildlife@michigan.gov or call 517-284-9453.

Affidavit of orientation completion

Elk maps

Hunt period one (PDF map): Aug. 27–30, Sept. 13–16, Sept. 27–30

Hunt period two (PDF map): Dec. 14–22 

Detailed information about elk hunting seasons, management units, hunting hours and more can be found in the Elk hunting regulations summary.