Spring turkey hunting enters final time period

Spring turkey hunting enters final time period

May 19, 2021 News News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/18/21)

(Minnesota) — Spring turkey hunting in Minnesota enters its final period with more hunters being able to fill those tags.

The final hunt period, going from today (May 19th) to May 31st, is open to firearms hunters who have an unused tag from an earlier hunt period are eligible to hunt. 

Hunter may also purchase a license for this time period. Archery-only and youth ages 17 and under are allowed to hunt during any time period including this final one. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources also reminds hunters that they cannot purchase both a firearms and archery-only license.

Turkey hunting licenses can be purchased on the DNR’s website, by calling at 888-665-4236, or in person from a license agent. Up-to-date information on wild turkey hunting can also be found with this story.