SHOTGUN or BOW AND ARROW TURKEY season opens
2018 TURKEY SEASONS
Youth Weekend: The weekend prior to the opening of spring turkey. Shooting hours: One-half hour before sunrise to 5:00 pm. The youth hunter may take one bearded turkey during Youth Turkey Hunting Weekend and may also hunt during the Spring Season and take two bearded turkeys during that season.
Spring Turkey Season: May 1-31. Limit: Two bearded turkeys, statewide. Shooting hours: One-half hour before sunrise to 12:00 noon
Fall Turkey Season: Limit: one turkey of either sex. Shooting hours: one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset.
Dates and Wildlife Management Units (WMUs) open to Fall hunting:
- Bow and Arrow only: October 6-19 in all WMUs statewide
- Shotgun or Bow and Arrow: October 20-28 in WMUs B, D, G, H, I, J, L, M, O, P, and Q
- Shotgun or Bow and Arrow: October 20-November 4 in WMUs F, K, and N.