A hunter may take a male turkey or a turkey with a visible beard. No more than one (1) bird may be taken per day. No more than two (2) birds may be taken per spring season. Any combination of male turkeys, or female turkeys with visible beards, may be included in this two-bird season limit. Turkeys taken by youth during the youth-only season count toward the spring turkey bag limit.
Check the Spring Turkey Hunting page here for regulations, reports and surveys you can participate in.
License and permit needed:
Younger than 12
- License and permit exempt
- Annual youth hunting license*
- Youth turkey permit*
*Included in Youth Sportsman's License
Ages 16 and older
- Annual hunting license**
- Spring Turkey Permit**
**Included in Sportsman's and Disability/Senior License
Click here for exemptions and requirements and Spring Hunting Guide.
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