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2017 Oklahoma Hunting Seasons

A tradition for many families, hunting is an exciting escape into nature. Your reward of patiently waiting in a tree stand or hunting blind is the satisfaction of taking responsibility for your own food, or finally bagging that trophy buck. Discount Ramps has all the hunting dates for Oklahoma, and the necessary hunting equipment to ensure a successful year.

This is a general guide to season dates. Dates are subject to change. For more information, visit the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation website.

Deer

Hunt Type Opens Closes
Deer Archery Oct. 1, 2017 Jan. 15, 2018
Youth Deer Gun Oct. 20, 2017 Oct. 22, 2017
Deer Primitive Arms (Muzzleloading) Oct. 28, 2017 Nov. 5, 2017
Deer Gun Nov. 18, 2017 Dec. 3, 2017
Holiday Antlerless Dec. 22, 2017 Dec. 31, 2017

Elk

Hunt Type Opens Closes
Elk Archery Oct. 1, 2017 Jan. 15, 2018
Youth Elk Gun Oct. 20, 2017 Oct. 22, 2017
Elk Primitive Arms (Muzzleloading) Oct. 28, 2017 Nov. 5, 2017
Elk Gun Nov. 18, 2017 Dec. 3, 2017

Special Southwest Zone Elk Seasons

Hunt Type Opens Closes
Archery Oct. 7, 2017 Oct. 11, 2017
Archery Dec. 9, 2017 Dec. 13, 2017
Gun Oct. 12, 2017 Oct. 15, 2017
Gun Dec. 14, 2017 Dec. 17, 2017
Antlerless Nov. 18, 2017 Dec. 3, 2017
Antlerless Jan. 1, 2018 Jan. 31, 2018

Antelope

Weapon Type Hunt Type Opens Closes
Archery   Oct. 1, 2017 Oct. 14, 2017
Gun Either Sex Hunt Sep. 7, 2017 Sep. 10, 2017
Gun State Drawn Doe Sep. 11, 2017 Sep. 20, 2017
Gun Landowner Drawn Doe Dec. 2, 2017 Jan. 15, 2017

Bear

Hunt Type Opens Closes
Bear Archery Oct. 1, 2017 Oct. 15, 2017
Bear Muzzleloader Oct. 28, 2017 Nov. 5, 2017

Turkey

Hunt Type Opens Closes
Turkey Fall Archery Oct. 1, 2017 Jan. 15, 2018
Turkey Fall Gun Nov. 4, 2017 Nov. 17, 2017
Youth Spring Turkey Mar. 31, 2017 Apr. 2, 2017
Youth Spring Turkey (SE) Apr. 15, 2017 Apr. 16, 2017
Spring Turkey Apr. 6, 2017 May 6, 2017
Spring Turkey (SE) Apr. 17, 2017 May 6, 2017

Quail

Opens Closes
Nov. 12, 2016 Feb. 15, 2017

Crow

Opens Closes
Oct. 10, 2017 Nov. 16, 2017
Dec. 9, 2016 Mar. 4, 2017

Rabbit

Opens Closes
Oct. 1, 2016 Mar. 15, 2017

Furbearers

Raccoon, Bobcat, Badger, Gray Fox, Red Fox, Mink, Muskrat, Opossum, River Otter and Weasel

Opens Closes
Dec. 1, 2016 Feb. 28, 2017

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