Category: Turkey Hunting News

Maryland Spring Turkey Season Set to Open

Maryland Spring Turkey Season Set to Open

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced that the statewide spring turkey season will kick off April 17 with Junior Turkey Hunt Day. All hunters can try to bag a bird during the regular statewide spring turkey season, April 19-May 24. “Wild turkey populations are at or near all-time highs in many parts of the […]
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Minnesota spring turkey hunting begins this week

Minnesota spring turkey hunting begins this week

When Minnesota’s turkey hunting season begins Wednesday, April 14, hunters hoping to bag a tom turkey will see similar regulations as last year. A spring turkey license will provide the opportunity to hunt all permit areas in the state, with the exception of three major wildlife management areas. Permits are required for firearms turkey hunters […]
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Utah Beginner and Youth Turkey Hunting Clinic

Utah Beginner and Youth Turkey Hunting Clinic

Saturday, April 17 at 9 a.m.–10 a.m. or 11 a.m.–12 p.m. Lee Kay Public Shooting Range Back by popular demand, we have partnered with Lynn Worwood of the National Wild Turkey Federation to offer another free Beginner & Youth Turkey Hunting Clinic. This clinic is open to anyone interested in hunting turkeys and all youth […]
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Oregon turkey hunt by reservation program returns for second year

Oregon turkey hunt by reservation program returns for second year

SALEM, Ore. — A program launched last year to help turkey hunters reserve a hunt on private land in western Oregon (Willamette Valley and Roseburg) is back up and running for the 2021 season. Visit ODFW’s website to learn more: https://myodfw.com/articles/hunt-reservation-program. “Our program was extremely popular with hunters last year,” said Brandon Dyches, ODFW’s Hunt […]
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Idaho 2021 spring turkey hunting outlook

Idaho 2021 spring turkey hunting outlook

According to Idaho Fish and Game biologists around the state, turkey hunters in Idaho can expect more of the same in 2021 — which is great news for hunters looking to bag a gobbler during the spring season. “The turkey outlook for the 2021 spring season is looking pretty positive,” said Jeff Knetter, statewide upland […]
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MDC says hunters could see more young turkeys this spring

MDC says hunters could see more young turkeys this spring

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri turkey hunters can expect this spring season to be about as challenging as the past few spring seasons according to the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC). The spring turkey hunting season starts with a youth-only weekend April 10 and 11 followed by the regular spring season April 19 through May […]
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Delaware Turkey Hunting Season to Open in April

Delaware Turkey Hunting Season to Open in April

Delaware’s statewide one-day turkey hunt for youth ages 10 to 15 and for non-ambulatory disabled hunters requiring a wheelchair will be held Saturday, April 3, followed by the four-week spring turkey hunting season from Saturday, April 10 through Saturday, May 8. The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control reminds turkey hunters that hunting […]
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Help the AGFC track turkey hunting success

Help the AGFC track turkey hunting success

LITTLE ROCK — Hunters can help the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission track hunting effort and success throughout turkey season this spring by signing up to be a part of the annual Spring Gobbler Hunting Survey. It’s free to participate and your responses will help shape future wild turkey management in Arkansas. The spring turkey […]
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Rhode Island Spring Turkey Permits Available Beginning April 1

Rhode Island Spring Turkey Permits Available Beginning April 1

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that permits for the spring turkey hunting season will be available beginning April 1. Hunters are encouraged to purchase their permit online at www.dem.ri.gov/huntfish. The 2021 spring turkey season will be open from April 29 through May 23. The season bag limit is two […]
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California’s Spring Wild Turkey Season Fast-Approaching

California’s Spring Wild Turkey Season Fast-Approaching

California’s general spring turkey season opens statewide March 27 and runs through May 2 with additional hunting dates for young hunters and archery hunters. Among the many opportunities to bag a wild turkey this spring: Those possessing a valid junior hunting license get the first chance at a spring turkey. A youth-only weekend hunt takes […]
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