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Fall Turkey

License Requirements

Resident Youth (unless exempt):

  • Youth Annual Super Hunting License

Resident (unless exempt):

  • Resident Annual Hunting License, and
  • Resident Fall Turkey License

Nonresident Youth (unless exempt):

  • Nonresident Youth 5-day Super Hunting or 
  • Youth Annual Super Hunting License

Nonresident (unless exempt):

  • Nonresident Annual Hunting License, and
  • Nonresident Fall Turkey License

***The adult nonresident 5-day hunting license is not valid for hunting turkey. 

Jan. 1-15: In addition to valid hunting license, hunters must possess a fall turkey license for current calendar year. An unfilled fall turkey license (Jan. 1-15) may be used the following fall season. 



Season Dates

Fall Turkey Season Limit

One tom turkey regardless of method of take.

Archery Fall Turkey

  • Statewide.

Gun Fall Turkey

  • See the map below for restrictions.



Legal Means of Taking

  • Archery: Equipment described as legal for big game. See Big Game Regulations.
  • Shotgun: Conventional or muzzleloading, using shot no larger than BB (.180 of an inch in diameter) are legal.
2021 Fall Turkey Gun Map