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Turkey Seasons

 2015 SPRING TURKEY:
  • Regular (firearm/archery): April 15 - May 31, 2015
  • Archery-Only : April 6 - 14, 2015
  • Youth/Disabled : April 1 - 14, 2015
  • Shooting Hours: One-half hour before sunrise to sunset.
  • Legal Equipment: long, recurve, or compound bows, crossbows and shotguns and muzzleloading shotguns using shot sizes 2 through 9.
  • Limit: Any individual who has purchased a spring turkey permit is eligible for one second turkey game tag. Spring game tags are valid for Units 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6.

2014 Spring Turkey Regulations

2014 FALL TURKEY:
  • Archery/Shotgun : Oct. 1 - Dec. 2 and Dec. 15, 2014 - Jan. 31, 2015
  • Fall Turkey Permits in Units 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6 and game tags for UNIT 2 ONLY may be purchased over the counter at any license vendor or online.
  • No permits authorized in Unit 4.
  • Shooting Hours: One-half hour before sunrise to sunset.
  • Legal Equipment: Shotguns and muzzleloading shotguns using shot sizes 2-9; long, recurve or compound bows and crossbows. Dogs may be used while hunting turkeys during the fall turkey season.
  • Limit: Fall turkey permits may be purchased over-the-counter or online, and are valid in Units 1,2,3,5 and 6. 
  • Any individual with a fall turkey permit may purchase as many as three turkey game tags VALID IN UNIT 2 ONLY.  
  • Turkey permits and turkey game tags may be purchased online at www.ksoutdoors.com or from all license agents through Jan. 30, 2015.