2017 Reminder: The deadline for applications for the spring turkey quota hunts is Jan. 18. Sign-ups must be done online or at any license agency; they cannot be mailed. The turkey quota hunt instruction sheet is also available at license agencies or online at the new TWRA license website https://gooutdoorstennessee.com.
The 2017 regular spring turkey season will run April 1 – May 14. The Statewide Youth-only Hunt (ages 6-16) will be March 25-26. The new bag limit for the youth hunt is one bearded bird PER DAY. The bag limit for the regular season is one bearded bird per day, not to exceed four per season. Turkeys taken on wildlife management area hunts are bonus birds.