Snipe Seasons & Limits
Snipe season dates
|Regular||Statewide||Nov. 4, 2023 - Feb. 18, 2024|
Wilson's Snipe (Common snipe or Jacksnipe)
Daily Bag Limit: 8 birds
Possession Limit: 24 birds
One-half hour before sunrise to sunset.
All migratory game bird hunters must have a valid hunting license.
Texas Migratory Game Bird Stamp Endorsement
A Migratory Game Bird Endorsement is required to hunt any migratory game bird (waterfowl, coot, rail, gallinule, snipe, dove, sandhill crane, and woodcock). A valid Federal Duck Stamp and HIP Certification are also required of waterfowl hunters 16 years of age or older.
Harvest Information Program
When you purchase a hunting license, indicate to the license clerk that you intend to hunt migratory game birds and need to be HIP certified by answering a few simple questions.