2021 City of Charleston Urban Deer Hunt

2021 City of Charleston
Urban Deer Management
Rules and Regulations


The City of Charleston’s split Urban Deer Hunt season will be open from September 4 – December 31, 2021 and January 10-31, 2022 for the extended season.  The City will accept hunter applications only between July 1 and August 14, 2021.  The application cost remains $10.00 per hunter and copies of all documentation are required for the application to be processed. 

We will be accepting Urban Deer Hunt Extended Season applications starting on December 13, 2021, until December 30, 2021. You can turn them in via: USPS mail, hand delivery, or via email: urbandeer@cityofcharleston.org Also, there will be no additional charge for the extended season permit.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact via phone: 304-348-8014 ext: 100, or via email: Tommie.Harless@cityofcharleston.org

We will be accepting applications through the US Postal Service.  The signed application, support document and payment must be mailed to the below address.  Please write “Urban Deer Hunt” on the outside of the envelope. 

Miranda Dillon
City of Charleston
P.O. Box 2749
Charleston, WV 25330

Cross bow hunting is now permitted during the Urban Deer Hunt per Section 10-171 of the Municipal Code and falls under the same rules and regulations as bow and arrow hunting.

The list of UDH Tracts will be posted on this web page as they become approved.  If a phone number or email address is not provided for the property owner, this indicates that the owner has chosen not to accept public inquiries.

The deadline for new tract and renewal applications is June 30, 2021.

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources 2020 – 2021 Hunting and Trapping Regulations can be accessed here:


Please contact the City Manager's Office Urban Deer Hunt Coordinator with any questions: (304) 348-8014 or urbandeer@cityofcharleston.org.

Click Here for the Application form


2021 Approved Property Tracts

Garrison Ave at Edgewood. Jeff Brown - Contact: 304-343-5501. Email -  j.f.brown@frontier.com   -  (map) 

Olympus Road - added oct 2009 R.Busse  -  (map)

UPDATED Overbrook & Hickory Rd.

Lindsey Daniels-  Contact via text only to 304-382-7232 (map)

Pacific Street Map - City of Charleston City Manager;    -  (map)

Smith Rd Map - Wellons 2008

S.Wellons  -  (map)

Crescent Rd Map - Frostick 2008

R.Frostick  --  map)

Rambler Rd Map - 2013

W.Dudley   --  (map)

Cato Park Map - City of Charleston

City Manager   -  (map)

1268 Louden Heights

Evans   - (map)

Woodvale Drive

Warren   -  (map)

Mayview Addition

Carper  -  (map)

Lawndale Lane

Hansen  -  (map)

Quarry Creek
Tom Lane – tlane@bowlesrice.com (map)

12 Chatwood Road
Doty (map)

Barberry Lane
South Annex District 9, Tax Map 34,Parcel1  (map)

Ariel Heights
Charleston North District 10, Tax Map 8 Parcel 5 (map)

Louden Heights/Connell Road
Hannah (map)

Lance Drive
Appalachian Outdoor(map)

Smith Road

Smith Road

Bakers Fork Road