fbpx

2024-2025 Arkansas Hunting Dates

2024-2025 Arkansas Hunting DatesHey Arkansas hunters! Get ready to mark your calendars for the 2024-2025 hunting season. With a variety of game to pursue, this season promises to be one of the most exciting yet. Whether you’re a seasoned hunter or a newcomer, our comprehensive guide to the hunting dates will help you plan your outings.

Before you head on a hunt, swing by your local Farmers Coop store for hunting supplies.

Deer Hunting Dates

Early Buck Archery Hunt

  • Sept. 7-9

Archery Deer

  • Sept. 28-Feb. 28

Alternative Firearms (formerly muzzleloader season)

  • Zones 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10, and 11
  • Oct. 19-27 and Dec. 14-16
  • Zones 4A, 5A, 14, and 15
  • Oct. 19-27 and Dec. 21-23
  • Zones 9, 12, 13, 16, 16A, and 17
  • Oct. 19-27

Modern Gun

  • Zones 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10, and 11
  • Nov. 9-Dec. 1 and Dec. 26-28
  • Zones 4A, 5A, 14, and 15
  • Nov. 9-Dec. 8 and Dec. 26-28
  • Zones 4 and 5
  • Nov. 9-17 and Dec. 26-28
  • Zones 9, 12, and 13
  • Nov. 9-Dec. 15 and Dec. 26-28
  • Zones 16, 16A, and 17
  • Nov. 9-Dec. 28

Youth Modern Gun Deer

  • Nov. 2-3 and Jan. 4-5

Bear Hunting Dates

Archery (Zones 1 and 2 only)

  • Sept. 18-Nov. 30

Alternative Firearms (formerly muzzleloader season) (Zones 1 and 2 only)

  • Oct. 19-27

Special Youth Modern Gun Bear Hunt (Zones 1 and 2 only)

  • Nov. 2-3

Modern Gun

  • Bear Zones 1 and 2
  • Nov. 9-30
  • Bear Zone 3, 4, 5, and 5A
  • Dec. 21-27

Waterfowl Hunting Dates

Special Early Teal Season

  • Sept. 15-30

Duck, Coot, and Merganser

  • Nov. 23-Dec. 2, Dec. 10-23, and Dec. 27, 2024-Jan. 31, 2025

Special Youth Waterfowl Hunt

  • Feb. 8-9, 2025

Special Active Duty Military and Veteran Hunt

  • Feb. 9, 2025

White-fronted, Snow, Blue, and Ross’s Goose

  • Oct. 26-Nov. 3, Nov. 23-Dec. 2, Dec. 10-23, and Dec. 27-Jan. 31

Canada Goose

  • Sept. 1-Oct. 15, Nov. 23-Dec. 2, Dec. 10-23, and Dec. 27-Jan. 31

Light Goose Conservation Order (Snow, Blue, and Ross’s Goose)

  • Feb. 1-7, Feb. 10-April 25

Early Migratory Birds Hunting Dates

Dove (Mourning, White-winged, and Eurasian collared-dove)

  • Sept. 7-Oct. 27 and Dec. 8-Jan. 15

Virginia Rail and Sora

  • Sept. 14-Nov. 22

Common and Purple Gallinule

  • Sept. 1-Nov. 9

Wilson’s Snipe

  • Nov. 1-Feb. 15

Woodcock

  • Nov. 2-Dec. 16

Small Game Hunting Dates

Quail

  • Nov. 1-Feb. 1

Rabbit

  • Sept. 1-Feb. 28

Squirrel

  • May 15-Feb. 28

Plan Your Hunting Season

With so many dates and options available, planning ahead is crucial. Be sure to check specific regulations for each game and zone to ensure a safe and legal hunting experience. Happy hunting, and may your season be filled with adventure and success!

Ready to gear up? Visit us for all your hunting essentials.

Navigation

Share this page



Events & Promotions

July 2024
No event found!
Load More