Squirrel: Sept. 3 - Jan. 31, 2017 Rabbit (cottontail): Sept.3 - Feb. 28th, 2017 Fall Turkey (gun/bow): Oct. 10- Dec. 2, 2016 Fall Turkey (bow): Oct. 1 - Dec. 2, Dec. 19 - Jan. 10, 2017 Spring Turkey: 2017
Youth: Apr. 8-16
First: April 17-20
Second: April 21-25
Third: April 26-May 2
Fourth: May 3-21
Resident Bow Only: April 17-May 21 Pheasant Youth: Oct. 22-23, 2016 Pheasant/Quail: Oct. 29 - Jan. 10, 2017 Deer (youth/disabled): Sept. 17 - October 2, 2016 Deer (bow): Oct. 1 - Dec. 2, Dec. 19 - Jan 10, 2017 Deer (muzzleloader): 1st: Oct. 15- 23, 2nd: Dec. 19 - Jan. 10, 2017 Deer (shotgun, 1st): Dec. 3-7, 2016 Deer (shotgun, 2nd): Dec. 10 - 18, 2016 Deer (NR antlerless Holiday): Dec. 24-Jan. 2, 2017 Coyote: Continuous Open Season Crow Oct 15-Nov 30, Jan. 14 - March 31 2017 Gray Partridge Oct. 8 - Jan 31 2017 Ruffed Grouse Oct 1 - Jan. 31 2017 Groundhog Continuous Open Season Groundhog Continuous Open Season Trapping: Raccoon, Opossum, Badger, Skunk, Fox, Bobcat, Coyote, Mink, Muskrat, Otter: Nov. 7 - Jan. 31, 2016. Trapping: Beaver: Nov. 7- April 15, 2016 Waterfowl:Go here!
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