Pheasant: Hunting: Youth

Season Not Open
October 26, 2024 - October 27, 2024

Open to youths age 6 through 15. Youths who are not hunter-education certified must hunt in the immediate presence of a properly licensed adult; however, the adult may not hunt pheasants.

Only male pheasants may be taken. A foot or fully-feathered head must be left attached during transportation and storage.


Daily limit: 2 male pheasants
Possession limit: 4 male pheasants


Pheasant: Hunting: Allowed Methods



Additional Info

Special Provision During the Firearms Deer Season: During the November portion statewide and antlerless portion in open counties, shot must be no larger than No. 4. This restriction does not apply to landowners hunting on land they own.

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