Updated as of 4/6/2020 - “Firearms for muzzleloader deer season are limited to .45 caliber or larger using percussion caplock, flintlock, and in-line ignition systems using percussion caps, rifle, or shotshell primers. Only single barrel or double barrel firearms that must be loaded from the muzzle are permitted. Ammunition for muzzleloader deer season is limited to a single projectile, including round ball, or maxi ball type projectiles. Sabot rounds for muzzleloader firearms are permitted. Powder is limited to manufacturers’ specifications. Telescopic sights are permitted. Possession of modern shotgun shotshells while hunting is prohibited. "
RHODE ISLAND MUZZLELOADER HUNTING SEASONS
Muzzleloader Deer Hunts
|Season||Bag Limit||Season Dates||Zone|
|Muzzleloader||See Regs||Oct 26th -27th||Youth Only Zones 1 & 2|
|Muzzleloader||See Regs||Nov 2nd - Dec 1st||Zones 1 & 2|
|Muzzleloader||See Regs||Dec 26th - Jan 2nd||Zones 1 & 2 Private Land Only, Antlerless Deer Only|
|Muzzleloader||See Regs||Nov 1st & 4th - 8th & 12th - 15th||Zone 4|
RHODE ISLAND MUZZLELOADER HUNTING SEASON REGULATIONS
- Muzzleloaders must be .45 caliber or larger
- Muzzleloaders must fire a single projectile
- Muzzleloaders must load from the muzzle
- Scopes are permitted
This information is subject to change, for more information visit: Rhode Island Hunting Regulations
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