Turkey Hunting

2016 Turkey Hunting Schedules

Shooting hours are one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset.

Area A: March 26 - April 24*

Area B: March 26 - April 17*

Area C: March 26 - April 10*

Youth & Physically Challenged Hunt (Areas A , B , and C on private land only): March 19-20

*Seasons Open in Areas A, B and C, on private lands only. See separate WMA and Federal

Lands Schedules for season dates on those areas.

*For more details on the 2015 turkey season, refer to the 2015-2016 Louisiana Hunting Regulations .

2016 Turkey Hunting - National Wildlife Refuge Schedules

National Wildlife Refuges (Contact U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for information regarding NWR hunts):

• Bogue Chitto NWR: March 19-20 (Youth Only) and March 26 - April 17.

• Lake Ophelia NWR: March 19 (Youth Only) and March 26 - April 10.

• Tensas NWR: March 19-20 (Youth Only), March 26 - April 10.

• Upper Ouachita NWR: March 19 (Youth Lottery Only).