Fishing & Hunting Licenses

You may purchase any Iowa DNR Recreation Licenses (listed below) at Johnston Bait & Tackle.

EXCEPT the “Urban Bow Hunting” Deer Tags.

 

To Purchase a License;

  • Bring a Government Issued ID
  • Know your full Social Security number

Non-Residents & Residents Under 16 Years of Age

Anglers under sixteen (16) years of age can fish without a license, but need to purchase a Trout Fee if they are Trout fishing.
RESIDENT FISHING LICENSESCostPurchase OnlineOnline DeliveryPoint of Sale (POS)
Annual Resident Fishing$22.00YYY
Angler’s Special – 3 Year Fish$62.00YYY
Bonus Line – 3rd Fish Line$14.00YYY
Lifetime Fishing (65 years old & older)$61.50YYY
Outdoor Combo – Hunting / Fishing / Habitat$55.00YYY
Resident Trout Fish Fee$14.50YYY
Resident 1-Day Fishing$10.50YYY
Resident 7-Day Fishing$15.50YYY
Resident Boundary Water Trotline$26.00YYY
NONRESIDENT FISHING LICENSESCostPurchase OnlineOnline DeliveryPoint of Sale (POS)
Nonresident Fishing$48.00YYY
Bonus Line – 3rd Fish Line$14.00YYY
Nonresident Trout Fish Fee$17.50YYY
Nonresident 1-Day Fishing$12.00YYY
Nonresident 3-Day Fishing$20.50YYY
Nonresident 7-Day Fishing$37.50YYY
Nonresident Boundary Water Trotline$49.50YYY
RESIDENT HUNTING & TRAPPING LICENSESCOSTPURCHASE ONLINEONLINE DELIVERYPOINT OF SALE (POS)
Resident Hunting **$22.00YYY
Lifetime Hunting **$61.50YYY
Resident Hunting / Habitat$35.00YYY
Resident Apprentice License ***$35.00YYY
Resident Fur Harvest 16+$26.00YYY
Resident Fur Harvest <16>$7.50YYY
Hunter’s Special** – 3yr Hunting / Habitat$101.00YYY
Outdoor Combo** – Hunting / Fishing / Habitat$55.00YYY
Resident Fur Harvester / Habitat 16+$39.00YYY
Resident Migratory Bird Fee$11.50YYY
Resident Habitat Fee$15.00YYY
RESIDENT DEER HUNTING LICENSESCOSTPURCHASE ONLINEONLINE DELIVERYPOINT OF SALE (POS)
Resident Any-Sex Tags$33.00YNY
Resident 1st Antlerless Tag$28.50YNY
Resident Additional Antlerless$15.00YNY
Resident Landowner / Tenant Any-Sex$2.00YNY
Resident Landowner / Tenant Doe Tag$2.00YNY
Resident Landowner / Tenant Additional Doe Tags =2$15.00eaYNY
RESIDENT TURKEY HUNTING LICENSESCOSTPURCHASE ONLINEONLINE DELIVERYPOINT OF SALE (POS)
Resident Turkey Tags$28.50YNY
Resident Landowner / Tenant Turkey$1.00YNY
NONRESIDENT HUNTING & TRAPPINGCOSTPURCHASE ONLINEONLINE DELIVERYPOINT OF SALE (POS)
Nonresident Hunting / Habitat 18+ **$144.00YYY
Nonresident Hunting / Habitat <18 **$45.00YYY
Nonresident Apprentice License ***$144.00YYY
Nonresident 5-day Hunting 18+ (not applicable to deer or turkey seasons)$77.00YYY
Nonresident 5-day Hunting/Habitat 18+ (not applicable to deer or turkey seasons)$90.00YYY
Nonresident Migratory Bird Fee$11.50YYY
Nonresident Fur Harvester / Habitat$247.00YYY
Nonresident Fur Dealer 1 Day Only$294.50YYY
Nonresident Fur Dealer$588.50YYY
Nonresident Buck Tag ( Pending Lottery Results)$348.50YNN
Nonresident Mandatory Antlerless$149.50YNN
Nonresident Antlerless by County$266.50YNN
Nonresident Holiday Tag$91.00NNY
Nonresident Preference Point$60.50YYN
Nonresident Landowner Tag$266.50YNN
Nonresident Turkey Tags ( Pending Lottery Results)$119.00YNN

*** The Nonresident Apprentice License was introduced in 2016 and may not be used for deer or turkey hunting. For more information please refer to the Hunting Regulations Booklet.

RECREATIONAL VEHICLE PERMITSCOSTPURCHASE
ONLINE
ONLINE
DELIVERY
POINT OF
SALE (POS)
Resident Snow User Permit$17.75YNY
Nonresident OHV User Permit$17.50YNY
Nonresident Snow User Permit$17.50YNY
COSTPURCHASE ONLINEONLINE DELIVERYPOINT OF SALE (POS)
1 Year Iowa Outdoors Magazine$15.00YNY
2 Year Iowa Outdoors Magazine$24.00YNY
3 Year Iowa Outdoors Magazine$30.00YNY
Ginseng Harvest$37.00YYY
Nonresident Ginseng Harvest$67.00YYY
Nonresident Falconry$28.00YYY
Resident Taxidermy$20.00YYY
Deer Book$12.00YNN
Retail Bait Dealer$38.00YYY
Replacement / Duplicates$4.50YYY