Season Dates

2015 – 2016  Arkansas Hunting Seasons

Dove

Sept. 3rd – Oct. 23rd, 2016 and Dec. 8th, 2016 – Jan. 15th, 2017

Ducks

Nov. 19th – Nov. 27th, 2016
Dec. 8th – Dec. 23rd, 2016
Dec. 26th, 2016 – Jan. 29th, 2017

Youth Ducks

Dec. 3, 2016 and Feb. 4, 2017

Geese

White – Fronted, Snow, Blue, Ross: Nov. 16th – Dec. 2nd, 2016 and Dec. 4th, 2016 – Jan. 29th, 2017
Early Canada Goose: Sept 1st – Sept. 30th
Regular Canada Goose: Nov. 16th – Dec. 2nd and Dec. 4th, 2016 – Jan. 29th, 2017

Arkansas Deer Season for Zone 9

Archery: Sept. 24th, 2016 – Feb. 28th, 2017
Muzzleloader: Oct. 15th – 23rd and Dec. 29th – 31st, 2016
Modern Gun Deer: Nov. 12th – Dec. 18th, and Dec. 26th – Dec. 28th, 2016
Doe: Throughout modern gun
Special Youth Modern Gun Deer Hunt: Nov. 5th – 6th, 2016 and Jan. 7th – 8th, 2017
Private Land Antlerless Only Modern Gun: Oct. 29th – Nov. 2nd, 2016

*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.