HUNTING

Payson and Rim Country are included in the Region VI - Mesa.  Hunting in Rim Country, you will find all sorts of wild game ranging from the large and cautious elk to the lightning quick small game and waterfowl. Few states enjoy the diverse hunting opportunities that we have in Arizona and with proximity to the Rim, Payson has it all. 

Learn about Arizona's game species: 

In addition to the wide variety of species found in Payson, Arizona, there are multiple challenges and opportunities awaiting you throughout the state.  To find out more please click on the links below.

Mesa Regional Hunting Area

 

For informtion on the following Units scroll down.

20B, 21, 22, 23, 24A, 24B, 25M, 26M

 

For more information about where to hunt in the entire State of Arizona click here.

Unit 20b

Species within this unit:
 

Javelina, Mountain Lion, Mule Deer, Dove, Quail, Black Bear, Waterfowl

Unit 21

Species within this unit:

 

Antelope, Black Bear, Elk, Javelina, Mule Deer, White-tailed Deer, Quail

Unit 22

Species within this unit:

 

Bighorn Sheep, Black Bear, Elk, Javelina, Merriam's Turkey, Mountain Lion, Mule Deer, White-tailed Deer, Tree Squirrel , Quail

Unit 23

Species within this unit:

 

Black Bear, Elk, Javelina, Merriam's Turkey, Mountain Lion, Mule Deer, White-tailed Deer, Band-tailed Pigeon, Dove, Tree Squirrel, Quail

Unit 24A

Species within this unit:

 

Javelina, Mule Deer, White-tailed Deer, Black Bear, Mountain Lion, Elk, Cottontail Rabbit, Tree Squirrel, Quail

Unit 24B

Species within this unit:

 

Black Bear, Javelina, Mule Deer, White-tailed Deer, Dove, Quail

Unit 25M

Species within this unit:

 

Javelina, Mule Deer, Mountain Lion, Dove, Quail

Unit 26M

Species within this unit:

 

Javelina, Mule Deer, Mountain Lion, Dove, Quail

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