Oklahoma Hunting News

Oklahoma Furbearer Season Opens December 1
For the first time, Oklahoma hunters and trappers will have the opportunity to pursue red foxes when furbearer season opens statewide December 1.
Oklahoma Has Last Chance for Hunters Ed Before Season
Time is running out for would-be deer gun hunters needing to take a hunter education course. With deer gun season just a matter of days away, the opportunities to complete a hunter education class are dwindling by the day.
Oklahoma Deer Archery Season Just Days Away
Coming off a near-record setting archery season last year, deer hunters are looking forward to the possibilities of another great bow season when hunters take to the woods October 1.
National Hunting and Fishing Day Celebrates 35 Years
Conservation-minded citizens across the United States will celebrate the 35th anniversary of National Hunting and Fishing Day Sept. 23.
Free Hunting Days in Oklahoma
If you know of a friend, neighbor or family member who is interested in trying their hand at hunting, you won't find a better opportunity to introduce them to the sport than the first weekend in September.
Oklahoma Bonus Youth Deer Hunts
Beginning deer hunters have a unique opportunity to participate in four youth controlled antlerless deer hunts that will take place on private lands in several Oklahoma counties.
New Hunting Regulations for Oklahoma
Hot temperatures and dry weather have many hunters daydreaming about crisp fall mornings in the woods. Just in time, the "2006-07 Oklahoma Hunting Guide" has been printed and copies will soon be arriving at hunting license vendors across the state.
Oklahoma Controlled Hunt Results
Applicants can find out if they were drawn for any of the hunts offered through the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation's Controlled Hunt program beginning July 20 by logging onto www.wildlifedepartment.com.
Squirrel Season Opens May 15
What more could one ask for in a hunting season? Plentiful game, a long season, thousands of acres of public access, challenging shooting – squirrel hunting has it all. Running May 15 through Jan. 31, squirrel season is one of the longest running, and most underused, hunting seasons available in Oklahoma.
Last Chance to Apply for Controlled Hunts
Hunters have until May 5 to submit their applications for the “2006-07 Controlled Hunts” over the Internet by logging onto www.wildlifedepartment.com/controlhunt.htm. Not only can hunters save a stamp by applying online, they can also confirm that their application has been received as soon as they apply.