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2012-2013 Hunting Seasons Summary




May 15 – Jan. 31


Sept. 1 – Oct. 31
& Dec. 22 – 30

Bear Archery
(Only in open counties)

Oct. 1 – 21

Deer Archery

Oct. 1 – Jan. 15

Turkey Fall Archery

Oct. 1 – Jan. 15


Oct. 1 – Mar. 15

Youth Deer Gun

Oct. 19 – 21

Bear Muzzleloader
(Only in open counties, closed once quota is met)

Oct. 27 – Nov. 4

Deer Muzzleloader
(Antlerless days vary by zone)

Oct. 27 – Nov. 4

Turkey Fall Gun
(Only in open counties)

Nov. 3 – 16


Nov. 10 – Feb. 15

Deer Gun
(Antlerless days vary by zone)

Nov. 17 – Dec. 2

(Only in open counties)

Dec. 1 – Jan. 31

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun
(Only in open zones)

Dec. 21 – 30

Youth Spring Turkey (2013)
(statewide, excluding SE Region)

Mar. 30 – 31

Spring Turkey (2013)
(statewide, excluding SE Region)

April 6 – May 6

Youth Spring Turkey
(SE Region)

April 20 – 21

Spring Turkey
(SE Region)

April 22 – May 6

Regulations in red are new this year.

Purple text indicates an important note.

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