Step 5: Controlled Hunt Selections

DO NOT USE THE HUNT NUMBER YOU USED LAST YEAR.
HUNT NUMBERS MIGHT CHANGE EVERY YEAR!


Category 1 - Elk Hunts
Can only be drawn once in a lifetime if drawn in 2002 or later. Minimum age requirement for Controlled Hunts is 14, unless otherwise specified. One applicant only| NO GROUP APPLICATIONS. Up to three hunt choices may be selected.

Name of Area Hunt Date Number of Permits Type of Hunt Hunt #
Cookson WMAOct. 22-231 Either-SexGun1001
Wichita Mts. NWR(A)Dec. 6-830 BullRifle1020
Wichita Mts. NWR(A)Dec. 6-870 CowRifle1021
Wichita Mts. NWR(A)Jan. 10-12, 201730 BullRifle1022
Wichita Mts. NWR(A)Jan. 10-12, 201770 CowRifle1023

A) Selected Wichita Mountains NWR elk applicants must attend a pre-hunt briefing at 10~00 a.m. on the day preceding their hunt at the Visitor Center. Minimum age requirement is 18 years of age. SPECIAL NOTE~ Applicants should be prepared for extremely rough terrain and expect rigorous exercise during hunts. It is highly recommended that hunters realistically assess their physical abilities for what can be an extremely physical and demanding hunt before applying. Applicants are strongly encouraged to bring a helper to assist with removal of carcass from hunt area to hunter check station. Firearm requirements are centerfire only rifles of .270 caliber or larger. All handguns are prohibited. There is a five (5) shells per day limit.

Category 2 - Antelope Hunts
Can only be drawn once in a lifetime if drawn in 2002 or later. Minimum age requirements for Controlled Hunts is 14. One applicant only| NO GROUP APPLICATIONS. Up to three (3) hunt choices may be selected. These hunts occur on private property. The Wildlife Dept. does not maintain a record of available private lands. It is the responsibility of all successful applicants to contact landowners and obtain written permission prior to hunting on private lands and the hunter must have this written permission in possession while hunting. Private land access fees may be charged by the landowner.

Name of Area Hunt Date Number of Permits Type of Hunt Hunt #
Cimarron CountySep. 8-1120 Either-SexGun2001
Cimarron CountySep. 12-2150 Doe OnlyGun2002
Texas CountySep. 8-115 Either-SexGun2010
Texas CountySep. 12-2120 Doe OnlyGun2011


Category 3 - Deer Hunts
Apply for up to five hunt choices for all deer hunts combined. Minimum age requirements for Controlled Hunts is 14, unless otherwise specified. Up to four hunters may apply together. Submit only one application for Category 3.

Name of Area Hunt Date Number of Permits Type of Hunt Hunt #
Atoka WMANov. 5-675 Either-SexGun3001
Beaver River WMA, McFarland UnitOct. 22-2315 Either-SexMuzzleloader3006
Beaver River WMA, McFarland UnitNov. 19-205 Either-SexGun3007
Beaver River WMANov. 19-2015 Either-SexGun3008
Beavers Bend State Park (River Bend)Jan. 6-8, 201715 (2) Antlerless OnlyArchery3015
Beavers Bend State Park (Golf Course)Jan. 6-8, 201715 (2) Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3016
Candy Creek WMA(I)Oct. 22-3012 Either-SexMuzzleloader3020
Candy Creek WMA(I)Nov. 19-Dec. 412 Either-SexGun3021
Canton WMANov. 19-2075 Either-SexGun3030
Cherokee GMANov. 1250 Either-SexGun3044
Cherokee GMANov. 1275 Antlerless OnlyGun3045
Cherokee GMANov. 1350 Either-SexGun3046
Cherokee GMANov. 1375 Antlerless OnlyGun3047
Cookson WMANov. 5-618 Either-SexMuzzleloader3060
Cookson WMANov. 535 Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3061
Cookson WMANov. 635 Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3062
Cookson WMANov. 12-1318 Either-SexGun3063
Cookson WMANov. 1235 Antlerless OnlyGun3064
Cookson WMANov. 1335 Antlerless OnlyGun3065
Cross Timbers WMAOct. 22-2350 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SMuzzleloader3070
Cross Timbers WMADec. 3-450 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun3071
Deep Fork NWROct. 21-2350 Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3080
Deep Fork NWROct. 28-3050 (2) Only 1 AntleredMuzzleloader3081
Four Canyon PreserveOct. 22-234 Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3090
Four Canyon PreserveOct. 22-232 Either-SexMuzzleloader3091
Four Canyon PreserveNov. 18-194 Antlerless OnlyGun3092
Four Canyon PreserveNov. 18-192 Either-SexGun3093
Ft. Gibson WRPOct. 1850 (2) Only 1 AntleredArchery3110
Ft. Gibson WRPOct. 1950 Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3111
Ft. Gibson WRPNov. 150 Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3112
Ft. Gibson WRPNov. 225 Either-SexMuzzleloader3113
Ft. Gibson WRPNov. 225 Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3114
Grady County WMAOct. 22-3010 Either-SexMuzzleloader3120
Grady County WMANov. 19-2710 Either-SexGun3121
Hugo Lake COEJan. 6-8, 201715 Antlerless OnlyGun3130
James Collins WMANov. 19-2050 Either-SexGun3140
Lexington WMANov. 12135 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun3150
Lexington WMANov. 13135 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun3151
Lexington WMANov. 16135 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun3152
Lexington WMANov. 17135 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun3153
Little River NWR(G)Nov. 4-630 Either-SexGun3160
Little River NWR(G)Nov. 11-1330 Either-SexGun3161
McAlester AAP Physically Challenged(C)Oct. 7-9100 Either-SexArchery3170
McAlester AAP(H)Oct. 14-16275 Either-SexArchery3171
McAlester AAP(H)Oct. 21-23275 Either-SexArchery3172
McAlester AAP(H)Oct. 28-30275 Either-SexArchery3173
McAlester AAP(H)Nov. 4-6275 Either-SexArchery3174
McAlester AAP(H)Nov. 11-13275 Either-SexArchery3175
McCurtain Co. WA(U)Nov. 4-616 Either-SexGun3190
McGee Creek WMAOct. 29-30100 Either-SexMuzzleloader3200
McGee Creek WMANov. 5-675 Either-SexGun3201
Okmulgee GMANov. 1960 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun3210
Okmulgee GMANov. 2060 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun3211
Osage-Western Wall WMANov. 10-1325 Either-SexMuzzleloader3220
Pushmataha WMANov. 4-675 Either-SexMuzzleloader3230
Salt Plains NWR(Y)Dec. 5-825 (2) Only 1 AntleredArchery3240
Salt Plains NWR Wilderness Area(W,Y)Dec. 5-812 (2) Only 1 AntleredArchery3241
Salt Plains NWR(Y)Oct. 17-1925 (2) Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3242
Salt Plains NWR Wilderness Area(W,Y)Oct. 17-1912 (2) Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3243
Salt Plains NWR(Y)Nov. 7-925 (2) Antlerless OnlyGun3244
Salt Plains NWR Wilderness Area(W,Y)Nov. 7-912 (2) Antlerless OnlyGun3245
Salt Plains NWR(Y)Nov. 14-1625 (2) Antlerless OnlyGun3246
Salt Plains NWR Wilderness Area(W,Y)Nov. 14-1612 (2) Antlerless OnlyGun3247
Salt Plains NWR(Y)Nov. 28-3025 (2) Antlerless OnlyGun3248
Salt Plains NWR Wilderness Area(W,Y)Nov. 28-3012 (2) Antlerless OnlyGun3249
Sandy Sanders WMAOct. 29-3035 Either-SexMuzzleloader3270
Sequoyah NWR(Q)Nov. 1-420 (2) Only 1 AntleredArchery3280
Sequoyah NWR(Z)Nov. 16-1730 (2) Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3281
Sequoyah NWR(Z)Nov. 30-Dec. 130 (2) Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3282
Sequoyah NWR(Z)Dec. 7-830 (2) Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3283
Sequoyah Resort Park(L)Dec. 3-412 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SArchery3286
Spavinaw GMAOct. 22-2330 Either-SexGun3290
Spavinaw GMAOct. 22-2340 Antlerless OnlyGun3291
Tishomingo NWR(D,R)Dec. 8-920 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun3300
Waurika WMA & COE PublicNov. 14-1615 Either-SexMuzzleloader3330
Waurika WMA & COE PublicNov. 14-1625 Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader3331
Wichita Mts. NWR(F,N)Nov. 15-1730 Antlered OnlyGun3340
Wichita Mts. NWR(F,N)Nov. 15-1740 Antlerless OnlyGun3341
Great Salt Plains SPOct. 31-Nov. 310 (2) Only 1 AntleredArchery3350
Great Salt Plains SPDec. 12-1510 (2) Only 1 AntleredArchery3351
Texoma COE (Burns Run)Jan. 13-15, 20178 Antlerless OnlyGun3360
Texoma COE (Lakeside)Jan. 13-15, 20178 Antlerless OnlyGun3361

C) Physically Challenged Archery Hunt - Applicants must have a permanent disability to the extent that they cannot use a conventional longbow (as certified by a physician licensed to practice in Oklahoma or bordering state), or a non-ambulatory or motor vehicle permit. A person who qualifies to use a crossbow shall have in his possession while in the field, and present at hunt check-in, written evidence of such certification. In addition, at McAlester AAP, selected applicants must report at 10 a.m. Thursday preceding their hunt to attend a pre-hunt briefing. Failure to attend this briefing will result in cancellation. Hunters younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Hunter may bring an assistant. Assistants will be allowed to transport hunters to and from the field and/or stands, but will not be allowed to hunt. Assistance will be provided for others as needed. Background checks will be conducted on all successful applicants and helpers prior to entry. Hunts may be cancelled at any time. A $40 federal user fee is required to participate in the hunt.
D) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory pre-hunt briefing at 11 a.m. on the first day of the hunt at the Tishomingo NWR Refuge Headquarters. All handguns are prohibited at Tishomingo NWR.
E) Maximum of two (2) applicants per application.
F) Minimum age requirement is 18 years.
G) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory meeting at refuge headquarters on Friday. On Little River NWR, hunters are required to attend a mandatory meeting at refuge headquarters at 1 p.m. Friday, and hunting will begin following the briefing.
H) Selected applicants for deer archery hunts are required to report at 10 a.m. Thursday preceding their hunt to attend a pre-hunt briefing and check-in. Failure to attend briefing will result in cancellation. Hunts end at noon Sunday. Only traditional type bows (long bows or recurve bows) allowed. Minimum bow weight of 40 pounds, at 28 inches of draw. Bare bows, no attachments. COMPOUND BOWS AND CROSSBOWS ARE PROHIBITED. Hunters younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Background checks will be conducted on all successful applicants prior to entry. Hunts may be canceled at any time. A $40 federal user fee is required to participate in the hunt.
I) Other hunting seasons will be open on the WMA during this hunt period.
L) Sequoyah Resort Park hunters will be charged a $30 state park user fee, collected at check-in, in addition to the applicable permit and license fees.
M) One either-sex permit may be substituted for an antlerless-only permit for a limited number of applicants by random drawing at the hunt site on the day of the hunt.
N) Selected applicants must attend a pre-hunt briefing at 10 a.m. the day preceding their hunt at the Visitor Center. SPECIAL NOTE~ Applicants should be prepared for extremely rough terrain and expect rigorous exercise during hunts. Firearm requirements are the same as statewide deer gun season (centerfire only). All handguns are prohibited. There is a limit of five (5) shells per day.
Q) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory pre-hunt briefing at noon on the first day of the hunt at refuge headquarters. Hunt begins after briefing and ends a half-hour after sunset on the last day of the hunt.
R) Hunters younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
U) Hunt begins at noon Friday and ends at noon Sunday. No-shows will not be filled| permit holders only.
W) This is an extremely physically demanding hunt in rough terrain with dense brush. Camping is allowed in the hunt area for those who wish to do so.
Y) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory meeting at refuge headquarters on the first day of the hunt. On Salt Plains NWR and Sequoyah NWR, hunters with disabilities requiring special accommodations should only apply for Deer Hunts for Persons with Non-ambulatory or Motor Vehicle Permit (Category 4).
Z) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory pre-hunt briefing at 5~30 a.m. the first day of the hunt at refuge headquarters. Hunt begins after briefing and ends a half-hour after sunset on the second day.

Category 4 - Deer Hunts for People with a Non-ambulatory or Motor Vehicle Permit issued by ODWC
Only people who hold either a non-ambulatory permit or motor vehicle permit may apply for Category 4 either individually or with up to three additional hunters who possess one of these permits (except Salt Plains NWR, which is limited to one applicant only). Up to three (3) hunt choices may be selected. Applicants are limited to people possessing at least one of the following free permits prior to applying~ Non-ambulatory Permit - People who are unable to walk due to a single-leg or double-leg amputation, paralysis of lower extremity(ies) and/or disease or injury and who use a wheelchair as their primary source of mobility as certified by a medical doctor licensed to practice in Oklahoma or a bordering state may receive this permit. OR Motor Vehicle Permit - People having a permanent disability that confines them to a wheelchair or requires the use of crutches, a walker or other means of support or assistance for body mobility as certified by a medical doctor licensed to practice in Oklahoma or a bordering state may receive this permit. Applicants must list hunting license type, hunting license number and either a non-ambulatory or motor vehicle permit number when applying for Category 4. People with these permits may also apply with non-permittees for Category 3 hunts (except for Salt Plains NWR), in which case accommodations can be made through the area manager for successful applicants possessing one of these permits.

Name of Area Hunt Date Number of Permits Type of Hunt Hunt #
Cherokee GMAOct. 29-3040 Either-SexGun4001
Cookson WMAOct. 29-3025 Either-SexGun4010
Copan COE ParksDec. 9-114 Either-SexGun4015
Hugo Lake COEDec. 9-1116 (2) See Code PGun4030
Oologah Lake COENov. 11-138 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun4040
Salt Plains NWR(J,Y)Oct. 17-192 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SMuzzleloader4050
Salt Plains NWR(J,Y)Nov. 7-92 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun4051
Salt Plains NWR(J,Y)Nov. 14-162 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun4052
Salt Plains NWR(J,Y)Nov. 28-302 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun4053
Sequoyah NWR(J,Y)Nov. 16-173 (2) Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader4060
Sequoyah Resort Park(L)Dec. 17-1810 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SMuzzleloader4070
Tishomingo NWR(T)Nov. 9-1010 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun4080
Waurika Lake COENov. 1-36 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun4090

G) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory meeting at refuge headquarters on Friday.
J) One applicant only. It is highly recommended hunters bring a non-hunting helper to assist in set up, deer cleaning, retrieval and check-in.
L) Sequoyah Resort Park hunters will be charged a $30 state park user fee, collected at check-in, in addition to applicable permit and license fees.
O) Applicants must apply individually. No group applications.
P) Two (2) deer limit. Two does, or one doe and one buck with minimum 15-inch antler spread. Hunt will begin at noon Friday and will end at noon Sunday.
T) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory pre-hunt briefing at 11 a.m. the first day of the hunt at refuge headquarters. All handguns are prohibited. Hunters with disabilities may use an all-terrain vehicle with an ODWC Non-ambulatory Permit.
Y) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory meeting at the refuge headquarters on the first day of the hunt. On Salt Plains NWR and Sequoyah NWR, hunters with disabilities requiring special accommodations should only apply for Deer Hunts for Persons with Non-ambulatory or Motor Vehicle Permit (Category 4).

Category 5 - Youth Deer Hunts
Hunters must be 15 or younger on the first day of the hunt and must have completed hunter education certification or hold an apprentice-designated license. Youth hunters who hold an apprentice-designated license must be accompanied by an adult non-hunting partner 18 years old or older who possesses a certificate of hunter education or is exempt from either hunter education requirements or license requirements (except on McAlester AAP, Salt Plains NWR, and USDA Grazinglands Research Lab, where hunters must be 12-15 years old). Proof of age and hunter education certification are required at check- in. One (1) applicant only| NO GROUP APPLICATIONS. Up to three hunt choices may be selected. Applicants must report to area headquarters at times specified below. Sequoyah Resort Park hunters will be charged a $30 state park user fee collected at the check-in in addition to applicable permit and license fees. All participants are required to be accompanied by an adult non-hunting partner. Non-hunting partner does not need a hunting license and should not apply for this category. All handguns are prohibited on Tishomingo NWR. McAlester AAP hunters will be charged a $40 Federal User Fee.

Name of Area Hunt Date Number of Permits Type of Hunt Hunt # Mandatory Pre- Hunt Meeting Hunt Ends
Atoka WMAOct. 29-3050 Either-SexGun50016~00 pm Fri1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Beaver River WMA, McFarland UnitOct. 15-1615 Either-SexGun50067~00 pm Fri1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Camp Gruber CantonmentNov. 25-2725 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SMuzzleloader5009NOON FRI.1/2 HR AFTER SUNSET SUN.
Cherokee GMANov. 5-650 Either-SexGun5010No meeting1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Cookson WMAOct. 22-2345 Either-SexGun5020No meeting1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Deep Fork NWROct. 14-1625 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun5030Noon Fri.1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Ft. Cobb WMA and SPOct. 15-1640 Antlerless OnlyMuzzleloader/Shotgun50405~00 PM FRI1/2 HR AFTER SUNSET SUN.
Ft. Gibson WRPNov. 520 (2) Only 1 AntleredMuzzleloader50505~00 am Sat1/2 hr after sunset Sat.
Kaw Lake COENov. 4-64 (2) 1 Either-Sex, 1 DoeGun50551~00 PM FRINOON SUN
Hugo WMAOct. 7-925 Either-SexGun5060NOON FRI.NOON SUN
James Collins WMAOct. 21-2350 Either-SexGun5070Noon Fri.Noon Sun.
James Collins WMAOct. 28-3050 Either-SexGun5071Noon Fri.Noon Sun.
Keystone COE(G)Dec. 9-119 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun50801~00 pm FriNoon Sun.
Little River NWR(G)Oct. 28-3010 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun50851~00 pm Fri1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
McAlester AAP(K)Nov. 25-2725 Antlerless OnlyShotgun50908~00 am FriNoon Sun.
Okmulgee GMA(G)Nov. 5-624 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun51107~00 pm Fri1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Okmulgee GMA(G)Nov. 12-1324 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun51117~00 pm Fri1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Pine Creek WMANov. 11-1312 Either-SexGun5130Noon Fri.Noon Sun.
Pushmataha WMAOct. 21-2350 Either-SexGun5140Noon Fri.Noon Sun.
Pushmataha WMAOct. 28-3050 Either-SexGun5141Noon Fri.Noon Sun.
Salt Plains NWR(G)Oct. 14-1625 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun515011~00 AM FRI.2.00 PM SUN.
Sequoyah NWROct. 21-2325 (2) Only 1 AntleredMuzzleloader5160NOON FRI.1/2 HR AFTER SUNSET SUN.
Sequoyah Resort ParkDec. 10-1110 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SMuzzleloader51707~00 pm Fri1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Spavinaw GMAOct. 29-3040 Either-SexMuzzleloader51804~45 am Sat1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Spavinaw GMANov. 4-650 Either-SexGun5181Noon Fri.Noon Sun.
Tenkiller COENov. 4-610 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun5190Noon Fri.1/2 hr after sunset Sun.
Texoma COE (Burns Run)Nov. 4-66 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun5200Noon Fri.Noon Sun.
Texoma COE (Lakeside)Nov. 11-136 (2) Only 1 AntleredGun5201Noon Fri.Noon Sun.
Tishomingo NWROct. 20-2120 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun521011~00 AM THU1/2 HR AFTER SUNSET FRI
USDA Grazinglands R.L.Nov. 4-520 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun52201~00 pm Fri1/2 hr after sunset Sat.
USDA Grazinglands R.L.Dec. 9-1020 (2) 1st Antlerless, 2nd E-SGun52211~00 pm Fri1/2 hr after sunset Sat.
Washita NWR Youth Exemption(M)Oct. 7-810 Antlerless OnlyGun5240Noon Fri.1/2 hr after sunset Sat.
Washita NWR Youth Exemption(M)Nov. 4-510 Antlerless OnlyGun5260Noon Fri.1/2 hr after sunset Sat.

G) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory meeting at refuge headquarters Friday.
K) Background checks will be conducted on all successful applicants and non-hunting partners prior to entry.
M) One either-sex permit may be substituted for an antlerless-only permit for a limited number of applicants by random drawing at the hunt site on the day of the hunt.

Category 6 - Spring Turkey Hunts
Minimum age requirements for Controlled Hunts is 14. Up to two hunters may apply together, except McAlester AAP applicants must apply in pairs. Up to three hunt choices may be selected.

Name of Area Hunt Date Number of Permits Type of Hunt Hunt #
Cross Timbers WMAApr. 6-10, 201710 TomShotgun6000
Cross Timbers WMAApr. 27-May 1, 201710 TomShotgun6001
Deep Fork NWR(O,S,X)Apr. 21-23, 20175 TomShotgun6010
Four Canyon PreserveApr. 6-7, 20172 TomShotgun6020
Four Canyon PreserveApr. 15-16, 20172 TomShotgun6021
Little River NWR(G)Apr. 21-23, 201720 TomShotgun6040
McAlester AAP(V)Apr. 14-16, 201720 TomShotgun6050
McAlester AAP(V)Apr. 21-23, 201720 TomShotgun6051
McCurtain Co. WA(U)Apr. 21-23, 201716 TomShotgun6060

G) Hunters are required to attend a mandatory meeting at refuge headquarters at 1 p.m. Friday, and hunting will begin after the briefing.
O) Applicants must apply individually| no group applications.
S) Restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot only.
U) Hunt will begin at noon Friday and will end at noon Sunday.
V) Must apply in pairs. Background checks will be conducted on all successful applicants prior to entry. Hunts may be canceled at any time. A $40 federal user fee is required to participate in the hunt. A mandatory briefing will be conducted at 8 a.m. Friday before each hunt.
X) Applicants must report to area headquarters at noon Friday at Deep Fork to attend a mandatory pre-hunt briefing.

Category 7 - Youth Spring Turkey Hunts
Hunters must be 15 or younger on the first day of the hunt and have completed their hunter education certification or hold an apprentice-designated license. Youth hunters who hold an apprentice-designated license must be accompanied by an adult non-hunting partner 18 years old or older who possesses a certificate of hunter education or is exempt from either hunter education requirements or license requirements. Proof of age and hunter education certification are required at check-in. One (1) applicant only| NO GROUP APPLICATIONS. All hunts end at noon on Sunday. Up to three hunt choices may be selected. All participants are required to be accompanied by an adult who is a non-hunting partner. Non-hunting partner does not need a hunting license and does not need to apply.

Name of Area Hunt Date Number of Permits Type of Hunt Hunt #
Deep Fork NWR(S,X)Apr. 7-9, 20177 TomShotgun7010
James Collins WMAApr. 8-9, 20178 TomShotgun7030
Hugo Lake COEApr. 8-9, 20175 TomShotgun7050
Washita NWR Youth ExemptionApr. 8-9, 20175 TomShotgun7060

S) Restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot only.
X) Applicants must report to area headquarters at noon Friday at Deep Fork to attend a mandatory pre-hunt briefing.

For information regarding specific controlled hunts, please call the Department’s Wildlife Division at
(405) 521-2739.

Hunt Area Abbreviations

WMA - Wildlife Management Area
GMA - Game Management Area
NWR - National Wildlife Refuge
WRP - Waterfowl Refuge Portion
COE - Corps of Engineers
AAP - Army Ammunition Plant
WA - Wilderness Area
SP - State Park
USDA Grazinglands R.L. - Research Lab