You can apply for an elk tag on ndowlicensing.com during Nevada's big game application period in March. Please view the Hunt Application Process and Deadlines page for details about application deadlines and rules, and for requests for application materials.
Big game quotas are set annually in May by the Nevada Wildlife Commission after NDOW biologists gather the latest information on big game herds status.
Big Game Seasons and Application Guide
Instructions for Elk Tissue Collection