The application deadline for limited elk and either-species deer firearm permits in Kansas is July 13, 2018. Residents may apply online at ksoutdoors.com for one of 12 either-species elk permits and 15 antlerless-only elk permits allocated for Unit 2a (Ft. Riley).
Elk permit applicants only pay the application fee ($12.81) when applying. Successful applicants will be notified by mail and the permit fee will be collected. Unsuccessful applicants will automatically receive a bonus point.
Anyone who receives a limited either-sex elk permit is not eligible to apply again. Anyone who receives a limited antlerless-only elk permit may not apply again for a five-year period.
Applicants may view drawing results online at ksoutdoors.com two to four weeks after the application deadline.
Go here to see a breakdown of fees, preference points and other information.
(Photo source: Kansas Wildlife, Parks & Tourism)