The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife says hunters bagged 512 deer during last week’s early muzzleloader deer hunt.
ODNR released the preliminary results Tuesday from the early muzzleloader season, which ran October 18 through the 23.
Hunters took 255 deer at Salt Fork Wildlife Area, 175 deer in the Wildcat Hollow region and 82 deer at Shawnee State Forest.
Youth deer gun season is November 20 and 21. Deer gun season is November 29 through December 5. There will also be a weekend hunt December 18 and 19. The statewide muzzleloader season is January 8 to 11, 2011.