Blue Mountain WMA
This 8,200-acre WMA consists of Corps of Engineers property surrounding Blue Mountain Lake.
Leased Land Permit Required: FALSE
Sept. 1, 2018-Feb. 19, 2019. Open Thursdays through Mondays. No limit.
Deer Archery: Sept. 22, 2018-Feb. 28, 2019. (no dogs)
Deer Muzzleloader: Oct. 20-28 and Dec. 8-10, 2018. (no dogs)
Deer Modern Gun: Nov. 10-Dec. 2 (dogs allowed) and Dec. 26-28, 2018. (no dogs)
Deer Modern Gun Special Youth Hunt: Nov. 3-4, 2018 and Jan. 5-6, 2019. (no dogs)
WMA Deer Bag Limit: Three deer, no more than two antlered bucks, which may include:
- Two antlered bucks with archery, muzzleloader or modern gun,
- Three antlerless with archery,
- One antlerless with muzzleloader or modern gun.
- During youth hunt, youths may take three deer, two antlered bucks (no antler restrictions) and one antlerless.
Deer Notes: No antler restriction.
Nov. 1, 2018-Feb. 4, 2019.
Daily limit - 6, possession limit -12.
Bird dogs allowed.
Sept. 1, 2018-Feb. 28, 2019.
Daily limit - 8, possession limit - 16.
Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts.
May 15, 2018-Feb. 28, 2019. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts. Daily limit - 12, possession limit - 48.
Click here for statewide waterfowl dates and limits
Waterfowl hunting is allowed 30 minutes before sunrise until sunset during waterfowl season.
Bear Archery: Sept. 22-Nov. 30, 2018.
Bear Muzzleloader: Oct. 20-28, 2018.
Bear Modern Gun: Nov. 10-30, 2018.
Bear Modern Gun Youth Hunt: Nov. 3-4, 2018.
Bear Notes: Statewide bag limit. No dogs.
Youth Hunt: April 6-7, 2019. Two legal turkeys, no more than one jake.
Firearms Hunt: April 8-23, 2019. Two legal turkeys, no jakes (youths may take one jake as part of their statewide seasonal limit).
Distance from Convention Center:39.5 mi.
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