Turkey Hunting Seasons

Youth Turkey Hunt

  • Zones: 1–13
  • Date: April 22

Spring Turkey Season

  • Zones: All
  • Dates: April 24 - May 20

Fall Turkey Season (Zones 10–13)

  • Dates: October 2 - November 25

Fall Turkey Season (Zones 1–9)

  • Dates: October 16 - November 25

Turkey hunting seasons are categorized for youth, spring, and fall periods. The Youth Turkey Hunt is a special day designated for young hunters, providing an opportunity for experienced adults to mentor the next generation in safe and ethical hunting practices. The spring season is open for all zones, a time when turkeys are typically more active and vocal, making it a preferred period for many hunters. The fall season is divided between two sets of zones, reflecting different habitat and population considerations. Always ensure compliance with local regulations, bag limits, and hunting methods. Permits and hunter education might be required, and checking with the local wildlife authority is recommended for the latest information.

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