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Posted on: May 26, 2020

[ARCHIVED] City of Bismarck Archery Program Proficiency Test

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Attention Archery Hunters who wish to participate in the city of Bismarck Archery Program


Once again the Bismarck Police Department will be holding a proficiency test prior to being eligible to hunt.  The test will consist of making 4 out of 5 shots in a 9 inch circle from an elevated platform at 20 yards.  A proficiency test will be required every three years!


The testing will take place at the:

NISHU Archery Range

1409 Riverwood Dr.

Bismarck, ND 58504


The following dates and times for the proficiency test will be:

Thursday June 25th, 2020 -  from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday June 30th, 2020 – From 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.


After completing the proficiency test, a certification card will be mailed to the applicant.  The certification card along with a valid photo ID, the North Dakota Game and Fish General Hunting license and Archery tag will need to be presented at time of application which will be announced at a later date.  The application process will be a first come/first serve basis once again.  

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