Missouri youth, archery and firearms turkey hunters can apply online now for 2018 spring turkey managed hunts.
Managed hunt details and application procedures are outlined on the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) website at mdc.mo.gov/springturkeyhunts. Applications will be accepted in February. Drawing results will be posted starting March 12.
Spring turkey hunting youth weekend is April 7 and 8 with the regular spring season running April 16 through May 6. Detailed information on spring turkey hunting will be available in MDC’s “2018 Spring Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information” booklet, available where permits are sold beginning in February. To learn more about turkey hunting in Missouri, visit MDC’s website at huntfish.mdc.mo.gov/hunting-trapping/species/turkey