New State Law Allows Illinois Hunters to Use Crossbows During Archery Deer Season

Hunters in Illinois will be able to use a crossbow during the archery deer season under a new state law.

Illinois Department of Natural Resources Spokesperson Ed Cross says the law repeals past restrictions on using a crossbow…

Archery deer season runs October first through January 14th in Illinois, except for the two firearm deer hunting weekends in November and early December.