Managed Deer Hunts 2018-2019

  • CA = Conservation Area
  • CP = County Park
  • ML= Management Lands
  • NWR = National Wildlife Refuge
  • SP = State Park
  • WA =Wildlife Area
Archery Only (49 hunts long bow, recurve, compound, crossbow or atlatl)
Hunt # Hunt Name Date Limit Quota Harvest
Number Applied Chance Actual Hunters Bucks Does Button Bucks Total Hunter Success  # successful hunters
49 Hunts: Total =  2685 10923 24.58% 2729 182 348 87 617 17.11% 467
1 Fellows Lake CP Sept 22 - Nov 3 G 35 274 12.77% 37 4 11 3 18 24.32% 9
2 Fellows Lake CP Nov 17 - Dec 16 G 25 80 31.25% 29 0 3 4 7 24.14% 7
3 Lake Springfield CP Oct 27 - Dec 8  G 15 104 14.42% 15 2 5 0 7 26.67% 4
4 Springfield CNC Dec 8-10 G 5 176 2.84% 5 1 3 0 4 40.00% 2
5 Blue and Gray CP Oct 20 - Nov 4 G 30 330 9.09% 34 4 19 4 27 52.94% 18
6 Blue River Pkwy Zone 1 Nov 3 - Dec 2 G 15 122 12.30% 16 1 6 3 10 56.25% 9
7 Blue Rvr Pkwy Zone 2 Nov 3 - Dec 2 G 20 83 24.10% 20 4 13 2 19 65.00% 13
8 Blue Rvr Pkwy Zone 3 Nov 3 - Dec 2 G 10 52 19.23% 14 4 8 2 14 64.29% 9
9 Blue Rvr Pkwy Zone 4 Nov 3 - Dec 2 G 10 87 11.49% 10 4 10 0 14 60.00% 6
10 Blue Springs Lake CP Nov 3 - 25 G 25 319 7.84% 29 9 23 7 39 75.86% 22
11 Fleming Park CP - West Nov 3 - 25 G 15 181 8.29% 16 8 12 6 26 75.00% 12
12 Fleming Park CP - East Oct 13 - 28 G 20 153 13.07% 20 6 16 2 24 55.00% 11
13 Landahl Park CP Nov 17 - Dec 9 G 25 100 25.00% 30 1 2 1 4 10.00% 3
14 Longview Lake CP Oct 20 - Nov 4 G 30 429 6.99% 32 7 22 3 32 71.88% 23
15 Longview Lake CP Dec 1 - 23 G 30 191 15.71% 31 0 9 1 10 29.03% 9
16 Monkey Mountain CP Oct 6 - 21 G 15 172 8.72% 16 1 4 4 9 43.75% 7
17 August A. Busch CA Sept 15 - 28 C 150 463 32.40% 151 12 17 4 33 19.21% 29
18 August A. Busch CA Oct 6 - 19 C 150 830 18.07% 150 1 12 4 17 10.67% 16
19 August A. Busch CA Dec 15 - 31 C 300 941 31.88% 303 7 11 6 24 7.59% 23
20 Bicentennial CA Oct 27 - Nov 9 C 35 178 19.66% 36 8 4 0 12 30.56% 11
21 Burr Oak Woods CNC Oct 29 - Nov 2 F 13 100 13.00% 16 3 6 2 11 56.25% 9
22 Burr Oak Woods CNC Nov 5 - 9 F 12 60 20.00% 13 0 1 1 2 15.38% 2
23 Buschwhacker Lake CA Sept 15 - Nov 9 B 100 265 37.74% 100 9 5 2 16 16.00% 16
24 Caney Mountain CA Dec 8 - 9 B 100 104 96.15% 102 5 2 2 9 7.84% 8
25 Columbia Bottom CA Nov 5 - 18 C 40 103 38.83% 41 4 2 1 7 14.63% 6
26 Columbia Bottom CA Dec 15 - 31 C 40 88 45.45% 41 1 1 0 2 4.88% 2
27 Forest 44 CA Oct 5 - 19 C 75 215 34.88% 79 3 9 1 13 13.92% 11
28 Forest 44 CA Dec 1 - 31 C 100 170 58.82% 100 2 6 0 8 6.00% 6
29 James A Reed WA Oct 20 - Nov 2 C 50 270 18.52% 50 4 10 2 16 26.00% 13
30 Klamberg Woods CA Nov 26 - 30 G 5 107 4.67% 5 0 5 0 5 40.00% 2
31 Marais Temps Clair CA Sept 15 - 24 B 20 10 100.00% 10 0 0 0 0 0.00% 0
32 Marais Temps Clair CA Oct 27 - Nov 4 B 20 44 45.45% 21 0 0 0 0 0.00% 0
33 Otter Slough CA Sept 15 - 30 C 15 51 29.41% 17 1 2 0 3 11.76% 2
34 Otter Slough CA Oct 6 - 21 C 15 41 36.59% 16 1 0 0 1 6.25% 1
35 Otter Slough CA Oct 27 - Nov 9 C 15 188 7.98% 15 5 5 2 12 60.00% 9
36 Otter Slough CA Nov 24 - Dec 9 C 15 89 16.85% 16 1 1 0 2 6.25% 1
37 Otter Slough CA Dec 29 - Jan 15 C 15 99 15.15% 18 0 2 0 2 5.56% 1
38 Peck Ranch CA Oct 20 - 22 B 200 463 43.20% 204 8 19 4 31 15.20% 31
39 Powder Valley CNC Nov 3 - 5 G 8 432 1.85% 9 2 2 0 4 22.22% 2
40 Rockwoods Range Nov 1 - 30 C 75 383 19.58% 75 12 5 0 17 20.00% 15
41 Rockwoods Range Dec 1 - 31 C 75 114 65.79% 75 1 2 1 4 4.00% 3
42 Rockwoods Reservation Nov 5 - 9 D 12 51 23.53% 13 2 4 3 9 53.85% 7
43 Rockwoods Reservation Nov 26 - 30 D 12 23 52.17% 13 1 4 0 5 30.77% 4
44 Rockwoods Reservation Dec 3 - 7 D 12 19 63.16% 15 0 0 1 1 6.67% 1
45 Runge CNC Nov 2 - 4 C 6 115 5.22% 6 3 4 1 8 66.67% 4
46 Weldon Spring CA Sept 15 - 28 C 150 135 100.00% 135 3 7 2 12 8.15% 11
47 Weldon Spring CA Oct 6 - 19 C 150 290 51.72% 154 7 15 0 22 12.99% 20
48 Weldon Spring CA Dec 15 - Jan 15 C 300 489 61.35% 301 6 8 4 18 5.32% 16
49 Whetstone Creek CA Oct 1 - Nov 4 C 75 1022 7.34% 75 14 11 2 27 28.00% 21
Muzzleloading or Cap & Ball Firearms Only  (9 hunts)
Hunt # Hunt Name Date Limit Quota Harvest
Number Applied Chance Actual Hunters Bucks Does Button Bucks Total Hunter Success  # successful hunters
9 Hunts: Total =  710 4167 17.04% 723 87 92 27 206 24.90% 180
50 Babler SP Dec 15 - 16 H 100 332 30.12% 100 0 32 6 38 29.00% 29
51 Caney Mountain CA Oct 20 - 21 B 200 553 36.17% 202 34 13 1 48 23.27% 47
52 Forest 44 CA (Restricted) Oct 22 - 23 B 5 10 50.00% 5 1 2 0 3 60.00% 3
53 Forest 44 CA Nov 5 - 6 C 30 315 9.52% 33 9 2 1 12 27.27% 9
54 Forest 44 CA Nov 12 - 13 C 30 67 44.78% 30 7 2 1 10 26.67% 8
55 James A Reed WA Nov 5 - 8 C 40 302 13.25% 40 10 11 4 25 42.50% 17
56 Mingo NWR Dec 1 - 2 C 80 1189 6.73% 82 3 14 2 19 19.51% 16
57 Peck Ranch CA Dec 8 - 9 B 200 949 21.07% 205 18 16 12 46 22.44% 46
58 Whetstone Creek CA Dec 3 - 5 B 25 450 5.56% 26 5 0 0 5 19.23% 5
Historic Methods  (7 hunts – muzzleloading or cap & ball firearms; longbow, recurve bow, compound bow, or crossbow)
Hunt # Hunt Name Date Limit Quota Harvest
Number Applied Chance Actual Hunters Bucks Does Button Bucks Total Hunter Success  # successful hunters
7 Hunts: Total =  410 1756 23.35% 394 25 67 18 110 25.38% 100
59 August A. Busch CA Nov 10 - 12 E 100 177 56.50% 101 0 25 5 30 25.74% 26
60 August A. Busch CA Nov 17 - 19 B 100 789 12.67% 101 17 3 1 21 26.73% 27
61 Bushwhacker Lake CA Dec 1 - 7 B 40 121 33.06% 40 3 11 1 15 37.50% 15
62 Bushwhacker Lake CA Dec 22 - 28 B 40 22 100.00% 22 0 1 0 1 4.55% 1
63 Davisdale CA Dec 5 - 7 E 30 55 54.55% 30 1 6 5 12 30.00% 9
64 Marais Temps Clair CA Jan 1 - 15 B 20 114 17.54% 20 0 0 1 1 5.00% 1
65 Pelican Island Nat. Area Nov 3 - 5 G 80 478 16.74% 80 4 21 5 30 26.25% 21
Shotguns  (2 hunts – with slugs only)
Hunt # Hunt Name Date Limit Quota Harvest
Number Applied Chance Actual Hunters Bucks Does Button Bucks Total Hunter Success  # successful hunters
2 Hunts: Total =  40 256 15.63% 44 1 2 1 4 9.09% 4
66 Columbia Bottom CA Nov 26 - Dec 2 B 20 168 11.90% 21 0 2 1 3 14.29% 3
67 Marais Temps Clair CA Oct 6 - 14 B 20 88 22.73% 23 1 0 0 1 4.35% 1
Firearms (14 hunts–centerfire, shotguns with slugs, air-powered guns only)
Hunt # Hunt Name Date Limit Quota Harvest
Number Applied Chance Actual Hunters Bucks Does Button Bucks Total Hunter Success  # successful hunters
14 Hunts: Total =  823 4374 18.82% 773 23 249 66 338 28.20% 218
81 Hunts: Grand Total =  4668 21476 21.74% 4663 300 767 192 1259 20.78% 969
68 Bennett Springs SP Dec 12 - 13 H 75 228 32.89% 77 2 17 1 20 20.78% 16
69 Clarence Cannon NWR Jan 5 - 6 D 12 726 1.65% 13 0 1 0 1 7.69% 1
70 Deer Ridge CA Nov 30 - Dec 2 A 100 39 100.00% 39 0 1 0 1 2.56% 1
71 Knob Noster SP Dec 8 - 9 H 100 664 15.06% 100 0 54 21 75 39.00% 39
72 Ha Ha Tonka SP Dec 15 - 16 H 75 261 28.74% 75 1 38 5 44 40.00% 30
73 Long Branch SP (Bee Trace) Dec 15 - 16 H 20 100 20.00% 23 1 19 4 24 47.83% 11
74 Montauk SP Dec 12 - 13 H 40 159 25.16% 40 0 9 1 10 17.50% 7
75 Pershing SP Dec 15 - 16 H 100 285 35.09% 100 1 57 14 72 45.00% 45
76 Pomme de Terre SP (Pittsburgh) Dec 15 - 16 H 10 65 15.38% 11 0 6 4 10 72.73% 8
77 Pomme de Terre SP (Hermitage) Dec 15 - 16 H 8 67 11.94% 9 0 9 4 13 22.22% 2
78 Shaw Nature Reserve Nov 30 - Dec 1 B 8 13 61.54% 8 0 0 0 0 0.00% 0
79 St. Joe SP Dec 15 - 16 H 75 872 8.60% 76 1 26 5 32 28.95% 22
80 Weldon Spring CA Nov 10 - 12 A 100 112 89.29% 100 0 7 7 14 14.00% 14
81 Weldon Spring CA Nov 17 - 19 B 100 783 12.77% 102 17 5 0 22 21.57% 22
Youth-Only Shotguns (2 hunts - with slugs only)
Hunt # Hunt Name Date Limit Quota Harvest
Number Applied Chance Actual Hunters Bucks Does Button Bucks Total Hunter Success  # successful hunters
2 Hunts: Total =  42 23 100.00% 23 1 1 0 2 8.70% 2
82 Burr Oak Woods CNC Oct 27 - 28 C 12 12 100.00% 12 1 1 0 2 16.67% 2
83 Columbia Bottoms CA Oct 27 - 28 B 30 11 100.00% 11 0 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Youth-Only Shotguns, Muzzleloaders, Cap & Ball (1 hunt)
Hunt # Hunt Name Date Limit Quota Harvest
Number Applied Chance Actual Hunters Bucks Does Button Bucks Total Hunter Success  # successful hunters
1 Hunts: Total =  10 14 71.43% 11 3 0 0 3 27.27% 3
84 Bushwhacker Lake CA Nov 17 - 18 B 10 14 71.43% 11 3 0 0 3 27.27% 3
Youth-Only Firearms  (8 hunts - centerfire, shotguns with slugs, air-powered guns only)
Hunt # Hunt Name Date Limit Quota Harvest
Number Applied Chance Actual Hunters Bucks Does Button Bucks Total Hunter Success  # successful hunters
8 Youth Firearms Hunts: Total =  300 555 54.05% 302 36 58 23 117 32.78% 99
11 Youth Hunts: Grand Total =  352 592 59.46% 336 40 59 23 122 30.95% 104
85 August A Busch CA Oct 27 - 28 B 60 94 63.83% 60 5 1 1 7 11.67% 7
86 Davisdale CA Oct 20 - 21 G 35 66 53.03% 35 2 26 8 36 62.86% 22
87 Mingo NWR Nov 3 - 4 B 40 128 31.25% 40 14 3 1 18 45.00% 18
88 Ozark National/Big Spring Oct 6 - 7 E 10 20 50.00% 10 0 6 2 8 70.00% 7
89 Peck Ranch CA Oct 6 - 7 B 65 124 52.42% 66 5 11 4 20 30.30% 20
90 Smithville Lake ML Dec 8 - 9 C 30 62 48.39% 30 4 8 5 17 46.67% 14
91 Weldon Spring CA Oct 27 - 28 B 60 61 100.00% 61 6 3 2 11 18.03% 11
Persons With Disabilities Firearms (2 hunts – centerfire, shotguns with slugs, air-powered guns only)
Hunt # Hunt Name Date Limit Quota Harvest
Number Applied Chance Actual Hunters Bucks Does Button Bucks Total Hunter Success  # successful hunters
2 Hunts: Total =  18 45 100.00% 18 11 7 2 20 61.11% 11
93 Hunts: Grand Total =  5038 22113 22.78% 5017 369 824 224 1417 21.61% 1084
92 Swan Lake NWR Nov 2 - 4 B 10 32 31.25% 10 8 5 1 14 90.00% 9
93 Bois D'Arc CA Oct 6 - 7 C 8 13 61.54% 8 3 2 1 6 25.00% 2

Limit Codes

  • A = 1 antlerless deer
  • B = 1 deer of either sex
  • C = 2 deer, but only 1 antlered
  • D = 2 deer, but only 1 antlered; must take and check-in antlerless deer before taking antlered deer
  • E = 2 antlerless deer
  • F = 3 deer, but only 1 antlered
  • G = 3 deer, but only 1 antlered; must take and check-in 1 antlerless deer before taking antlered deer
  • H = 3 deer, but only 1 antlered; must take and check-in 2 antlerless deer before taking antlered deer
  • I = 3 antlerless deer
  • J = 3 deer, but only 1 antlered which may not be harvested on the first day, also must take and check-in 2 antlerless deer before taking antlered deer
  • K = 1 antlered deer