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2019-20 Indiana Hunting Seasons

Furbearers

Hunting Dates

Limit

Red and Gray Fox Oct. 15, 2019 – Feb. 28, 2020 No limit
Coyote, Striped Skunk Oct. 15, 2019 – March 15, 2020 No limit
Raccoon, Opossum Nov. 8, 2019 – Jan. 31, 2020 No limit
Dog Running (Raccoon, Opossum) Feb. 1, 2019 – Oct. 25, 2019 Not applicable
Feb. 1, 2020 – Oct. 25, 2020

Woodland Game

Hunting Dates

Limit

Wild Turkey
Youth Spring April 18-19, 2020 1 bearded or male turkey in spring
Spring April 22 – May 10, 2020
Fall Archery (statewide) Oct. 1 – Oct. 27, 2019 1 bird of either sex for the fall archery and firearm combined
Dec. 7, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020
Fall Firearms Oct. 16 – 27, 2019
(see Wild Turkey for counties)
Deer
Reduction Zone * Sept. 15, 2019 – Jan. 31, 2020

(see Deer Regulations for Reduction Zones)

See Deer Seasons, Licenses, & Equipment for deer season bag limits
Youth Sept. 28 and 29, 2019
Archery Oct. 1, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020
Firearms Nov. 16, 2019 – Dec. 1, 2019
Muzzleloader Dec. 7 – 22, 2019
Special Antlerless ** Dec. 26, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020
Squirrel (gray and fox) Aug. 15, 2019 – Jan. 31, 2020 5 per day

Upland Game

Hunting Dates

Limit

Pheasant (cock only) Nov. 1 – Dec. 15, 2019 2 per day
Quail
North of Interstate 74* Nov. 1 – Dec. 15, 2019 4 per day*
South of Interstate 74** Nov. 1, 2019 – Jan. 10, 2020 8 per day**
Rabbit Nov. 1, 2019 – Feb. 28, 2020 5 per day

Miscellaneous

Hunting Dates

Limit

Crow July 1 – Aug. 15, 2019 No limit
Dec. 13, 2019 – March 1, 2020
Frog (bull and green only) June 15, 2019 – April 30, 2020 25 per day
Game Turtles * July 1, 2019 – March 31, 2020 4 per day