The wait is over - the drawing results for Arizona's fall deer, turkey, javelina, bighorn sheep, buffalo and pheasant hunts are available by visiting www.azgfd.gov/draw and clicking on the link to the draw results page. Applicants can also find out if they were drawn by calling 602-942-3000 and selecting option two.
There were more than 133,000 applicants for this year's fall draw, according to a press release from the Arizona Game and Fish Department.
Hunt permit-tags for successful applicants are anticipated to be mailed out by Aug. 10. Refunds will be mailed out by Aug. 20.
There are about 5,389 leftover hunt-permit tags remaining, click here for the list of leftover tags.
There are two methods to obtain a leftover tag. Applications will be accepted by mail only beginning at 8 a.m. (MST) on July 30. Starting at 8 a.m. Aug. 6 (MST), hunters can purchase a leftover tag in person with an application at any of the seven Arizona Game and Fish Department offices.
For those who qualify, there are military hunts available for Fort Huachuca. Call 520-533-7083 or 520-533-8763 for additional information.
For a listing of leftover permits, the 2012-13 Arizona Hunting and Trapping Regulations, and other drawing-related information, visit www.azgfd.gov/draw.