Kentucky Duck Hunting Season Dates and Regulations

License and permit needed:

Younger than 12

  • License and permit exempt

Youth 12-15

  • Annual youth hunting license*

*Included in Youth Sportsman's License

Ages 16 and older

  • Day (1 or 7 day) hunting license or annual* hunting license
  • Kentucky Migratory Bird/Waterfowl Permit**
  • Federal Duck Stamp

*Included in the Youth Sportsman License / **Included in Resident Sportsman's License

Ages 65 and older OR Disabled

  • Senior/Disabled License
  • Federal Duck Stamp

Hunting Dates

 

Past Season

Location:
Statewide
Season Dates:
Sep 16 2023 - Sep 24 2023
EITHER SEX
September 16-20 allows for the harvest of two (2) Wood Ducks. September 16-24 allows for the harvest of six (6) Teal. No more than six (6) total ducks in the bag.

Past Season

Location:
Statewide
Season Dates:
Nov 23 2023 - Nov 26 2023
EITHER SEX

Upcoming Season

Location:
Statewide
Season Dates:
Dec 7 2023 - Jan 31 2024
EITHER SEX

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