Season Dates

2017 – 2018  Arkansas Hunting Seasons

Dove

Sept. 2nd – Oct. 22nd, 2017 and Dec. 8th, 2017 – Jan. 15th, 2018

Ducks

Nov. 18th – Nov. 26th, 2017
Dec. 7th – Dec. 23rd, 2017
Dec. 26th, 2017 – Jan. 28th, 2018

Youth Ducks

Dec. 2, 2017 and Feb. 3, 2018

Geese

White – Fronted, Snow, Blue, Ross: Nov. 15th – Dec. 1st, 2017 and Dec. 3rd, 2017 – Jan. 28th, 2018
Early Canada Goose: Sept 1st – Sept. 30th
Regular Canada Goose: Nov. 15th – Dec. 1st and Dec. 3rd, 2017 – Jan. 28th, 2018

Arkansas Deer Season for Zone 9

Archery: Sept. 23rd, 2017 – Feb. 28th, 2018
Muzzleloader: Oct. 21st – 29th and Dec. 29th – 31st, 2017
Modern Gun Deer: Nov. 11th – Dec. 17th, and Dec. 26th – Dec. 28th, 2017
Doe: Throughout modern gun
Special Youth Modern Gun Deer Hunt: Nov. 4th – 5th, 2017 and Jan. 6th – 7th, 2018
Private Land Antlerless Only Modern Gun: Oct. 14th – Oct. 18th, 2017

*ZONE 9 LIMIT: Four deer, no more than two legal bucks. No more than two legal bucks or up to two does may be taken during muzzleloader and modern gun seasons combined.

*For rules and regulations refer to the Arkansas Game and Fish website which you can find on our helpful resources link.