Attention Fort McCoy Users: Firearm Registration is now Required

Fort McCoy is requiring that all firearms brought on to the installation have to be registered through the Fort McCoy Police Department. This requirement pertains to anyone with a firearm in their possession that is on Fort McCoy for any reason including hunting, fishing, trapping, camping, shooting range, or visiting members on the Fort McCoy community. Questions related to firearms registration should be directed to the Fort McCoy Police Department at 608-388-2266.  Click here for firearm form.  Registration forms can be processed during normal business hours within building 35 at the Visitor Control Office (608) 388-4988 or during nonduty hours at the Fort McCoy Police Department building 1681. The forms may also be mailed to the Police Dept. at:  Ft McCoy Police Dept, Attn: Firearms Registration, 1681 W Eaton Rd, Ft McCoy, WI 54656. Upon successful registration, a firearms-registration record will be provided to the registrar or can be emailed.


The mission of the Fort McCoy Natural Resource Branch is to foster the wise stewardship of natural and cultural resources which will support and sustain a realistic military training environment, biological diversity, the integrity of sensitive or unique sites, and commercial and recreational opportunities.  The appropriate Fort McCoy hunting, fishing, trapping permit and appropriate State of Wisconsin license and stamps are required to hunt, fish, or trap on Fort McCoy.

New Announcement: The 2016 Fort McCoy Hunting Regulations and Maps will be in effect for the 2017 hunting seasons. However you must follow the 2017 season dates. 

** 2017 Fort McCoy Antlerless Archery Deer Bonus Carcass Tags:  Fort McCoy will offer a limited number of regular archery bonus tags for the 2017 archery season.  Fort McCoy archery antlerless tags will be available for purchase through the WDNR GoWild licensing system starting September 11 at 10:00AM at a cost of $12.00.  One tag per customer.

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