OHIO's Latest Hunting and Trapping Regulations
Review the current Ohio Hunting and Trapping Regulations and buy your hunting license and permits. Hunting in Ohio is seasonal and regulated to protect wildlife populations. Make sure you understand the right time to pursue game and the correct methods to do so. Review the current Ohio Hunting and Trapping Regulations by downloading the regulations booklet. You will also find all hunting and trapping season dates in the regulations, as well as license and permit information.
Click on this PDF for the latest version of the ODNR Regulations.
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information as to what you need to bring with you to get your licenses.
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Ohio’s Summary of Changes
White-tailed Deer Hunting Seasons for 2020-2021:
Archery Season: Sept. 26, 2020 – Feb. 7, 2021
Youth Firearm Season: Nov. 21-22, 2020
Firearm Season: Nov. 30 – Dec. 6, 2020
Extended Firearm Season: Dec. 19-20, 2020
Muzzleloader Season: Jan 2-5, 2021
Some 2020 – 2021 county bag limits have changed but the statewide deer bag limit remains at six deer. You can’t exceed a county’s bag limit and you are only allowed one antlered deer. Refer to the 2020-2021 Regs Book for county-specific bag limits.
The 2021 spring turkey season opens on a Saturday instead of a Monday.
The south zone opens Saturday, April 24th, 2021.
The northeast zone opens Saturday, May 1st, 2021.
The 2021 youth turkey season is the weekend before the regular season on April 17-18, 2021.
Active duty and military veterans are allowed to hunt waterfowl October 3-4, 2020 during the youth waterfowl season.
Season will open in the north zone on October 24th, 2020. That’s one week later than normal which will allow for more November hunting days.
The scaup bag limit has been lowered to 1 bird for the first 15 days of season and 2 birds for the last 45 days of season.