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TENNESSEE STATEWIDE FALL TURKEY SEASON

2014 Fall Turkey Hunting

The following counties are open for fall turkey shotgun/archery hunting. Bag limits for this season are defined by the following table. The bag limits listed in the table are for turkeys, either sex. If a county is listed in the table, turkey may also be be harvested with archery equipment during the deer/archery only season. Turkeys harvested during the deer/archery only season count toward the county bag limit. During a deer archery only season, a fall turkey hunter may not be in possession of both archery equipment and firearms.

County OCT. 11-26, 2014   County OCT. 11-26,2014
Anderson
2
Johnson
2
Bedford
6
Knox
2
Benton
1
Lewis
3
Blount
2
Lincoln
3
Campbell
2
Macon
6
Cannon
3
Madison
1
Carroll
3
Marion
2
Carter
2
Marshall
6
Cheatham
6
Maury
6
Chester
1
McNairy
1
Claiborne
2
Meigs
1
Clay
1
Montgomery
6
Cocke
3
Moore
3
Coffee
3
Morgan
1
Cumberland
1
Obion
1
Davidson
6
Overton
1
Decatur
1
Perrry
1
Dekalb
2
Pickett
1
Dickson
6
Putnam
1
Fayette
1
Rhea
1
Fentress
1
Roane
1
Franklin
6
Robertson
6
Gibson
1
Rutherford
6
Grainger
2
Scott
2
Greene
3
Sequatchie
1
Grundy
1
Sevier
2
Hamblen
2
Smith
6
Hamilton
1
Stewart
1
Hancock
2
Sullivan
3
Hardeman
1
Sumner
6
Hardin
1
Trousdale
6
Hawkins
3
Union
2
Henderson
1
Van Buren
1
Henry
3
Warren
3
Hickman
6
Washington
2
Houston
1
Weakley
3
Humphreys
1
White
2
Jackson
1
Williamson
6
Jefferson
2
Wilson
6



2014 Spring Turkey Hunting

Statewide Spring Turkey Season

March 29 - May 11, 2014
All Tennessee counties are open to wild turkey hunting including WMAs and refuges unless specifically listed.

Learn About the New Big Game Check In Procedures & Harvest Logs

Bag Limits

One (1) bearded turkey per day, not to exceed four (4) per season. Turkeys taken on all quota hunts and specially designated WMAs are bonus turkeys.

Spring Turkey Shooting Hours

Thirty (30) minutes before legal sunrise to sunset.

Spring Turkey On WMAs

Check Your Application Status

The use of any type of food to feed or attract wild turkeys on WMAs is prohibited. Calling or attempting to call wild turkeys using any means to mimic the sounds made by turkeys is prohibited on all WMAs from March 1 until the opening day of the spring turkey hunts on the WMA.

Statewide Spring Young Sportsman Hunt

March 22-23, 2014 (ages 6 through 16). One (1) bearded turkey which counts toward statewide bag unless taken on a WMA where turkeys are designated as bonus birds. Each youth must be accompanied by a nonhunting adult, 21 years of age or older, who must remain in a position to take immediate control of the hunting device, who is not required to have a license.

 

Sportsman's Resort North on the Upper Blue Basin is located minutes from the WMA. Click on map below. Call for room rates during the Turkey Season.

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