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Youth Turkey Hunting Weekend
April 25 - April 26
Any resident or nonresident youth, 15 years of age or younger on the weekend of the hunt, who has successfully completed a hunter safety course, may obtain a free youth turkey hunting tag. A qualified youth must also purchase a Vermont hunting license and turkey license. When hunting, the youth hunter must be accompanied by a unarmed adult over 18 years of age who holds a valid Vermont hunting license.
Shooting hours: one-half hour before sunrise to 5:00 p.m. for youth weekend only. Youth hunters may take one bearded turkey during Youth Weekend and may also hunt during the Spring Season and take two bearded turkeys during that season.
|Youth Weekend||The weekend prior to the opening of spring turkey||One bearded turkey; may also hunt during Spring Season and take two bearded turkeys during that season|
|Spring||May 1 – 31||Two bearded turkeys|
|Fall (Bow & Arrow only)||October 3 – 23, 2020||One of either sex|
|Fall (Bow & Arrow or Shotgun)||October 24 – November 1, 2020||One of either sex, WMUs B, D, G, H, I, J, L, M, O, P, and Q|
|Fall (Bow & Arrow or Shotgun)||October 24 – November 8, 2020||One of either sex, WMUs F, K and N|
Learn more at the Vermont Fish & Wildlife turkey hunting website.