Kentucky Hunting News

Kentucky Non-Typical Elk Record Broken
Kelvin Jackson of Clay County holds Kentucky's new state record for a non-typical bull elk. Jackson's 8x8 bull, shot Oct. 4 in Harlan County, officially scored 367 7/8 in the Boone & Crockett Club's scoring system.
Kentucky Proposes 1000 Quota Hunt Elk for Next Season
Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission members voted today to raise the number of quota elk permits to 1,000 and proposed additional firearms season days for elk hunters for the 2009-10 season.
Kentucky Deer Gun Season Opens Sat. Nov 8th
Kentucky's modern gun deer season opens statewide Nov. 8. For the state’s estimated 254,000 deer hunters, it's the most popular weekend of the year to hunt.
Kentucky Bull Elk Season Ends
Kentucky's 2008 bull elk firearms quota hunt ended Oct. 11, with hunters taking 115 bulls in the southeastern part of the state.
Kentucky Quota Hunt Apps Due Sept. 30th
With the opening of dove, archery deer and other seasons, the hunting time of year is upon us. Kentucky hunters need to remember to apply this month for deer, pheasant, waterfowl and the new rabbit and quail quota hunts offered by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources.
Kentucky Offers Second Chance at Elk
The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has proposed an additional elk hunt to help landowners alleviate damage caused by elk.
Kentucky's 10th Anniversary BOW Event
Kentucky's Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program marks its tenth anniversary with a special series of workshops being held at the Kentucky 4-H Leadership Center in Jabez, Sept. 19-21. Past graduates of the program are welcome to come back to celebrate.
Kentucky Quota Elk Hunt Drawing Results
Hunters who applied for the 2008 Kentucky elk quota hunts can now check the results of the drawing online.
Kentucky Elk Apps Due TODAY
Time is running out to apply for the 2008 Kentucky elk hunt. Hunters have until midnight central time April 30 to pay the $10 application fee for a chance to be drawn for Kentucky's hunt of a lifetime.
Kentucky DFW Celebrating Diverse Wildlife
The Salato Wildlife Education Center in Frankfort is celebrating Kentucky's diverse wildlife April 22 -26.