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Special Area Regulations A – D

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In addition to general hunting regulations, statewide species regulations and Department-managed area rules, this section addresses special regulations that apply to public hunting lands. If a species or season is not listed, refer to statewide seasons and regulations.

  • Areas are closed to all activities during controlled hunts and other listed closure dates.
  • Areas with controlled hunts are subject to change annually. Visit wildlifedepartment.com to view and apply for elk, antelope, deer, youth deer, deer hunts for Motor Vehicle or Non-Ambulatory Permittees, spring turkey and youth spring turkey controlled hunts.
  • The application period for controlled hunts is the first Monday in April through May 15 annually.

CONSERVATION PASSPORT AREA: People who use Department-owned areas for nonhunting or nonfishing activities, such as birdwatching or photography, are required to have either a Wildlife Conservation Passport or any current hunting or fishing license issued by the Wildlife Department. For complete conservation passport license information see Special Licenses & Permits.

 Altus-Lugert WMA

Greer and Kiowa Counties

Hunting Contact: Sr. Wildlife Biologist Ron Smith (580) 471-3371.

Game Warden: Brandon Lehrman (Greer) (580) 450-7706. Lt. David Smith (Kiowa) (580) 450-7703.

Unless otherwise provided, firearms are restricted to shotguns and rimfire only.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery, Turkey Fall Gun

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Youth Deer Gun: Closed to antlerless hunting. Archery, shotguns with slugs and muzzloading equipment only.
  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only. Closed to antlerless hunting. Archery, shotguns with slugs and muzzleloading equipment only.
  • Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Crane, Quail, Rabbit, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, area combined. Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

No camping allowed.

American Horse PFA

Blaine County

Hunting Contact: Game Warden — Lt. Mark Walker (580) 623-0206.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Trapping

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

Open only from Sept. 1 through the end of spring turkey season each year. CLOSED to antlerless deer gun harvest, deer hunting is restricted to shotgun or archery only, and all other hunting is restricted to shotgun with pellets or archery.

Arbuckle Springs WMA

Johnston County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist John Carter (405) 823-8383.

Game Warden: Lt. Bud Cramer Jr. (580) 320-2950. Curtis Latham (580) 320-2948.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Nov. 17-18, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Youth Deer Gun, Deer Archery

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Turkey Fall Archery: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Dove, Quail, Rail, Gallinule, Woodcock, Snipe, Crow, Waterfowl, Squirrel, Rabbit, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Trapping: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through the first nine days of deer gun season. Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except for hunter and/or angler camping and fishing, from Oct. 1 – Feb. 15.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Arcadia CEA

Oklahoma County

Hunting Contact: City of Edmond (405) 216-7470.

Game Warden: Tell Judkins (405) 203-3176. Mark Murray (405) 343-5489. Tim Campbell (405) 203-3178.

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

All hunting seasons are closed except controlled archery deer hunts, which may be offered through the City of Edmond. For more information log on to
edmondok.com.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting and nonfishing activities Oct. 1 – Jan. 15.

Walk-in fishing allowed year-round in Arcadia Lake, but not in any ponds.

No camping allowed.

Atoka PHA

Atoka County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Eric Suttles (580) 320-3173.

Game Warden: Jay Harvey (580) 513-0081.

CLOSED SEASONS

Turkey Fall Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only.
  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31 and during spring turkey season.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Atoka WMA

Atoka County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Eric Suttles (580) 320-3173.

Game Warden: Jay Harvey (580) 513-0081.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Oct. 26-28 and Nov. 2-4, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Dove

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Quail, Turkey Fall Archery: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through the first nine days of deer gun season and closed during spring turkey season.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined,

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31 and during spring turkey season.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Beaver River WMA

Beaver County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Weston Storer (806) 339-5175.

Game Warden: Mike Baker (580) 651-9135.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Nov. 17-18, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Pursuit with Hounds

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Youth Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Deer Muzzleloader: Closed to antlerless mule deer hunting.
  • Waterfowl, Crane, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during deer gun season.
  • Quail, Pheasant: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season. Hunting hours close at 4:30 p.m. daily.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Shotgun only.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined. Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Feb. 15.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Beaver River WMA – McFarland Unit

Beaver County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Weston Storer (806) 339-5175.

Game Warden: Mike Baker (580) 651-9135.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Oct. 20-21, Oct. 27-28 and Nov. 17-18, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Pursuit with Hounds

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Dove, Rail, Gallinule

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Shotgun only.
  • Quail, Pheasant: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season. Hunting hours close at 4:30 p.m. daily.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Predator/Furbearer Calling, Crane, Waterfowl: Closed during deer gun season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined. Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Areas in Section 1 and 12, T4N, R23E and Section 7, T4N, R24E are restricted to archery and shotgun with pellets only.

Black Kettle WMA

Roger Mills County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Marcus Thibodeau (580) 515-2030.

Game Warden: Stephen Paul (580) 497-6897.

CLOSED SEASONS

Rail and Gallinule

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Dove, Turkey Fall Archery

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only.
  • Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Crane, Quail, Rabbit, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Shotgun only.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Skipout, Spring Creek and Black Kettle recreation areas are closed to hunting.

OHV (Off-Highway Vehicle) use is regulated by the U.S. Forest Service.

Camping is allowed in accordance with U.S. Forest Service regulations.

Blue River PFHA

Johnston County

Hunting Contact: Fisheries Biologist Matt Gamble (580) 920-5773.

Game Warden: Lt. Bud Cramer Jr. (580) 320-2950. Curtis Latham (580) 320-2948.

All hunting is restricted to shotguns or archery equipment only.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Muzzleloader, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Trapping

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Youth Deer Gun: Shotguns with slugs only.
  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only. Closed to antlerless hunting. Shotguns with slugs only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Broken Bow WMA

McCurtain County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Clay Barnes (580) 298-7152.

Game Warden: Lt. Dru Polk (580) 513-6866.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Bear Archery, Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Bear Muzzleloader, Deer Muzzleloader, Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/ Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

Burtschi PFA

Grady County

Hunting Contact: Game Warden — Michael Zimmerman (405) 590-5696.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Trapping

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

Open only from Sept. 1 through the end of spring turkey season each year. CLOSED to antlerless deer gun harvest, deer hunting is restricted to shotgun or archery only, and all other hunting is restricted to shotgun with pellets or archery.

Camp Gruber (CGTC)

Muskogee County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Brent Morgan (918) 931-0432.

Game Warden: Lark Wilson (918) 625-4873. Marvin Stanley (918) 625-5085. Lt. Gary Wilcox (918) 625-4691.

CGTC is an active military training center. All users must obey all CGTC regulations, closed area (refer to hunting area map for restricted use areas) and access restrictions, and wildlife regulations and laws.

All persons entering CGTC must possess an unexploded ordinance (UXO) permit before entering. These permits are valid from July 1-June 30, must be renewed annually, and available free of charge on the CGTC website.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Youth Turkey Spring, Rail, Gallinule

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Gun: Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery, Trapping, Dove, Crow, Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Pursuit with Hounds: Open December 11 through the close of the statewide season date or Martin Luther King Day of the following calendar year, whichever comes first.
  • Turkey Spring: Third Saturday in April through May 6. One-tom limit.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Selected CGTC gates will open no later than 8 A.M. the day before the start of each designated hunting season. West of Highway 10, the open gates will be: 5, 6, 43, 44, 45, 46, 48 and 49. East of Highway 10, the open gates will be: 12 (Hill Top), 16 (Black Hollow), 17 (Wild Horse Road), 23 (Pumpkin Center Road), and 38 (South Highway 10). On the last day of the seasons listed above, the gates will be closed starting at 10:00 P.M. The last gate to be closed, gate 12 at the Hilltop Road entrance, will be closed at midnight.

Camping on CGTC will be allowed only in Hunter’s Camp 2 during the designated hunting seasons listed. Public access route to the camping area will be through gate 12, (Hilltop Road) and gate 17, (Wild Horse Road). Open fires will only be allowed in the camping area of Hunter’s Camp 2. CGTC may restrict the use of fire during dry conditions or if the CGTC is under a county or state-wide burn ban. Quiet shall be maintained in the camping area between the hours of 11 P.M. and 7 A.M. and all dogs or other pets must be kept on a leash or otherwise confined while in camping areas. Fishing will be allowed in the pond at Hunter’s Camp 2 during the designated hunting seasons with a fishing license or proof of exemption as stated in the Oklahoma Fishing Regulation Guide.

Hunting Areas #4 & #6 (west of Highway 10)

CLOSED SEASONS

Turkey Fall Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Turkey Fall Archery

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Gun: Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Crow, Trapping, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel: Closed from opening day of deer archery season through the end of deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed from opening day of deer archery season through the end of deer gun season and during spring turkey season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For additional area regulations, restricted/unrestricted hunting areas and boundary maps, non-ambulatory permit holder information as well as UXO permits, visit http://ok.ng.mil/Pages/camp-gruber/hunting.aspx.

Candy Creek WMA

Osage County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Matt Mattioda (918) 629-4625.

Game Warden: Paul Welch (918) 381-4099.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Archery, Dove, Rail, Gallinule

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Crow, Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed Mar. 16 – Aug. 31 and the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Squirrel: Sept. 1 – Jan. 15, except closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Tom only.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Canton WMA

Blaine and Dewey Counties

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Thad Potts (580) 541-5319.

Game Warden: Lt. Mark Walker (Blaine) (580) 623-0206. Bailey Johnson (Dewey) (580) 623-3255.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Nov. 17-18, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Pheasant

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Waterfowl, Crane.

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Crow, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Snipe, Woodcock: Closed the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Deer Gun: Closed for controlled hunts (opening weekend) and the last seven days of deer gun season. Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Quail: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season. Hunting hours close at 4:30 p.m. daily.
  • Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during deer gun season.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Shotgun only.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: Two-tom limit; seasons combined, area combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

The Prairie Dog Refuge is closed to prairie dog hunting.

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Feb. 15.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Canton WRP

Blaine and Dewey Counties

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Thad Potts (580) 541-5319.

Game Warden: Lt. Mark Walker (Blaine) (580) 623-0206. Bailey Johnson (Dewey) (580) 623-3255.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Quail, Pheasant, Snipe, Woodcock, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Waterfowl, Crane, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed Oct. 15 – Jan. 31.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: Two-tom limit; seasons combined, area combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities from Oct. 1 – Feb. 15.

No camping allowed.

Carl Etling PFA

Cimarron County

Game Warden: Rusty Menefee (580) 651-9133.

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

CLOSED to hunting or taking wildlife by any means.

See specific WMA regulations for other restrictions that may apply to lakes within WMAs.

Cherokee GMA

Cherokee County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Brent Morgan (918) 931-0432.

Game Warden: Brady May (918) 431-2552. Anthony Clark (918) 431-2562.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Oct. 27 – Dec. 2, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery: Closed from the opening day of deer muzzleloader season through deer gun season.
  • Quail, Squirrel, Rabbit, Crow, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Trapping: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through deer gun season and during spring turkey season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, GMA and PHA combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31 and during spring turkey season.

No camping allowed.

Cherokee PHA

Cherokee County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Brent Morgan (918) 931-0432.

Game Warden: Brady May (918) 431-2552. Anthony Clark (918) 431-2562.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Gun: Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Quail, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel, Trapping: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed from opening day of deer archery season through deer gun season and during spring turkey season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, PHA and GMA combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31 and during spring turkey season.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Chickasaw NRA

Murray County

Hunting Contact: NRA Office (580) 622-7234.

Game Warden: Lt. Casey Young (580) 618-0044.

Chickasaw NRA is owned and managed by the National Park Service. Contact the NRA for specific area use regulations (580) 622-7234.

CLOSED SEASONS

Trapping

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Waterfowl, Turkey Fall Archery, Turkey Fall Gun, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Deer Archery, Deer Muzzleloader, Deer Gun, Youth Deer Gun

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Some areas are open to archery hunting and shotgun hunting with pellets only.

Cimarron Bluff WMA

Harper County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Larry Wiemers (405) 990-7206.

Game Warden: Jason Badley (580) 727-5048.

Area closed to all activities Nov. 17-25, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Crane

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Youth Deer Gun

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Dove, Rail, Gallinule: Closed during deer muzzleloader season.
  • Quail, Pheasant: Closed during deer gun season. Hunting hours close at noon daily.
  • Squirrel, Rabbit, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Waterfowl: Closed during deer muzzleloader and deer gun seasons.
  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery: Closed the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Closed during deer muzzleloader season. Shotgun only.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined. Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Cimarron Hills WMA

Woods County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Larry Wiemers (405) 990-7206.

Game Warden: Terry Swallow (580) 430-5158.

Area closed to all activities Nov. 17-25, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Crane

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Youth Deer Gun

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Dove, Rail, Gallinule: Closed during deer muzzleloader season.
  • Quail, Pheasant: Closed during deer gun season. Hunting hours close at noon daily.
  • Squirrel, Rabbit, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer calling, Waterfowl: Closed during deer muzzleloader and deer gun seasons.
  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery: Closed the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Closed during deer muzzleloader season. Shotgun only.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined. Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Cookson WMA

Adair and Cherokee Counties

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Curt Allen (918) 260-8959.

Game Warden: Jared Cramer (Adair) (918) 431-2546. Cody Youngblood (Adair) (918) 431-2539. Brady May (Cherokee) (918) 431-2552. Anthony Clark (Cherokee) (918) 431-2562.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer and elk hunts Oct. 27 – Dec. 2, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail, Squirrel, Rabbit, Crow, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Snipe, Woodcock, Trapping, Predator/ Furbearer Calling, Waterfowl: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through deer gun season.
  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery: Closed from the opening day of deer muzzleloader season through deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through deer gun season and during spring turkey season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit combined; seasons combined, area combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas only, and only during open hunting seasons on the area.

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31 and during spring turkey season.

Cooper WMA

Harper and Woodward Counties

Hunting Contact: Sr. Wildlife Biologist Eddie Wilson (580) 334-0343.

Game Warden: Jason Badley (Harper) (580) 727-5048. Lt. Mark Reichenberger (Woodward) (580) 334-0353.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Youth Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Crane, Rabbit, Squirrel: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Deer Muzzleloader: Closed to antlerless mule deer hunting.
  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only. Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during deer gun season.
  • Quail, Pheasant: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season. Hunting hours close at 4:30 p.m. daily.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Shotgun only.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, area combined. Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Copan WMA

Washington County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist John Rempe (918) 629-5108.

Game Warden: Joe Alexander (918) 331-5798.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot on the WDU portions.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery, Turkey Fall Gun, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only. Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during deer gun season.
  • Waterfowl: Hunting hours for waterfowl close at 1 p.m. daily on the WDU portions.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Cross Timbers WMA

Love County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Brandon Baker (405) 823-9038.

Game Warden: Royce Gillham (580) 276-7193.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer and turkey hunts Oct. 27-28 and Dec. 1-2, 2018; April 6-10 and May 1-5, 2019.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Crane, Turkey Spring

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Dove, Youth Deer Gun, Youth Turkey Spring

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery: Closed the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Squirrel, Rabbit, Crow, Rail, Gallinule, Snipe, Quail, Woodcock, Trapping (water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only), Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Waterfowl: Closed from Oct. 1 through the first nine days of deer gun season.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31 and during spring turkey season.

Hunter camping is allowed in designated areas only.

Dahlgren PFA

Cleveland County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Joseph Nabonne (405) 823-8714.

Game Warden: Chad Strang (405) 323-7863.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Nov. 10-11 and Nov. 14-15, 2018.

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

See special area regulations for Lexington WMA.

Deep Fork NWR

Okmulgee County

Hunting Contact: Deep Fork NWR (918) 652-0456.

Game Warden: Jordan Toyne (918) 625-5971. Lt. Patrick Matlock (918) 625-6013.

A free permit is required for rabbit, squirrel, raccoon and duck hunting. These permits are available at the NWR office and parking areas.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Archery, Turkey Fall Gun, Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring, Quail, Rail, Snipe, Gallinule, Woodcock, Dove, Crow, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery: Contact Refuge for special restrictions.
  • Rabbit: Open Dec. 1 – Jan. 31.
  • Squirrel: Same as statewide seasons, except closed from Oct. 1 – Nov. 30. Shotgun or rimfire only.
  • Pursuit with Hounds: Open to squirrel, rabbit and raccoon hunting only, Dec. 1 – Jan. 31.
  • Waterfowl: Contact Refuge for special restrictions.

Deep Fork WMA

Creek and Okfuskee Counties

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Jeff Howard (918) 759-1816.

Game Warden: Karlin Bailey (Creek) (918) 625-6801. Dale Stites (Okfuskee) (580) 320-2949.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot on the Swift Bottoms WDU portion.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Quail, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Waterfowl: Hunting hours for waterfowl close at 1 p.m. daily on the WDU portion. The Harold Stuart Marsh (Refuge Unit) is closed to all waterfowl hunting.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, area combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed within 50 yards of open roads.

Dewey County WMA

Dewey County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Thad Potts (580) 541-5319.

Game Warden: Bailey Johnson (580) 623-3255.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Rail, Snipe, Gallinule, Woodcock, Pursuit with Hounds

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Waterfowl, Crane, Turkey Fall Archery

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Youth Deer Gun, Deer Gun: Archery equipment only. Archery equipment can be used to fill a youth deer or deer gun license.
  • Quail: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season. Hunting hours close at 4:30 p.m. daily.
  • Crow, Squirrel, Rabbit: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during deer gun season.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

No camping allowed.

Doc Hollis PFA

Greer County

Hunting Contact: Sr. Wildlife Biologist Ron Smith (580) 471-3371.

Game Warden: Brandon Lehrman (580) 450-7706.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Oct. 29 – Nov. 4, 2018.

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

See special area regulations for Sandy Sanders WMA.

Drummond Flats WMA

Garfield County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Thad Potts (580) 541-5319.

Game Warden: Blake Cottrill (580) 541-0819.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Trapping

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Quail, Pheasant, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Crane

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Waterfowl: Hunting hours for waterfowl close at 1 p.m. daily.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

No camping allowed.