Hunting seasons for wild turkey

Hunting dates are established based on the zone where hunting is permitted, the type of weapon used, the sex of the animal and its maturity.

Changes to the authorized periods and segments may be made at any time as required. It is your responsibility to abide by the terms and conditions in effect before you practice your activity.

Specifications on the hunting zones

In some zones, hunting may be prohibited in some territories

Hunting is permitted from half an hour before sunrise until midday. 

To find out what to do before, during and after hunting wild turkey, refer to the rules for this species.

2022-2023 Hunting seasons

Shotguns, muzzle-loading and breech-loading firearms, crossbow and bow

Zone where hunting is permittedAge and sex2022 hunting season2023  hunting season
3, 11, 12, 13, 15, 26, 27Bearded wild turkeyApril 29 to May 10, 2022April 28 to May 9, 2023
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10Bearded wild turkeyApril 29 to  May 23, 2022April 28 to May 22, 2023
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10Bearded or non-bearded wild turkeyOctober 22 to October 28, 2022October 28 to November 3,2023

Regulatory Information

Last update: February 23, 2023


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