2016 Turkey Hunting Schedules
Shooting hours are one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset.
Area A: March 26 - April 24*
Area B: March 26 - April 17*
Area C: March 26 - April 10*
Youth & Physically Challenged Hunt (Areas A , B , and C on private land only): March 19-20
*Seasons Open in Areas A, B and C, on private lands only. See separate WMA and Federal
Lands Schedules for season dates on those areas.
*For more details on the 2015 turkey season, refer to the 2015-2016 Louisiana Hunting Regulations .
2016 Turkey Hunting - National Wildlife Refuge Schedules
National Wildlife Refuges (Contact U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for information regarding NWR hunts):
• Bogue Chitto NWR: March 19-20 (Youth Only) and March 26 - April 17.
• Lake Ophelia NWR: March 19 (Youth Only) and March 26 - April 10.
• Tensas NWR: March 19-20 (Youth Only), March 26 - April 10.
• Upper Ouachita NWR: March 19 (Youth Lottery Only).