Hunting / Trapping

Learn more about regulations, seasons, hours, permits, and limits.

Starts Sept 15 through Nov 15

Archer's Hunting Permit: two deer of either sex. Only one antlered deer may be taken before November 16.

From August 15 through January 15, visit Managed Hunt Drawing Results. Be prepared to enter your Conservation number when you check the drawing results.

Missouri residents with a conservation ID number may apply September 1-18 for our managed waterfowl hunts.

In This Section

Species A-Z

In-depth guides to every huntable species in Missouri.

Regulations

A one-stop shop for regulations information, filterable by species.

Trapping

How-to information about trapping in Missouri.

Trophies & Certificates

Commemorate and share your harvest.

Where to Hunt & Shoot

Find great places to hunt in Missouri.

Hunter Education & Skills Training

Hunter education is required for firearms hunting in Missouri. Find opportunities near you.

Wildlife Diseases

Learn about diseases, infections, and parasites than can infect Missouri wildlife.