Missouri Hunting

Everything you need to plan your hunting trips, from maps to regulations and beyond.

Government Lands: 8%

3,580,011 acres

Private Lands: 92%

41,032,593 acres

Missouri

Hunting Seasons

Deer

Total whitetail deer Boone and Crockett records for Missouri: 805

Deer have certain antler restrictions. Depends on county. There is a map of counties where there are restrictions.

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Firearms Any-Deer Hunting Permit

For one antlered or antlerless deer statewide during firearms deer season.

Resident: $17 | Nonresident: $265

Youth Firearms Any-Deer Hunting Permit

For one antlered or antlerless deer statewide during firearms deer season. Age 6-15.

Resident: $8.50 | Nonresident: $8.50

Firearms Antlerless Deer Hunting Permit

For one antlerless deer during firearms deer season in selected areas.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $25

Youth Firearms Antlerless Deer Hunting Permit

For one antlerless deer during firearms deer season in selected areas. Age 6-15.

Resident: $3.50 | Nonresident: $3.50

Managed Deer Hunting Permit

For deer during a prescribed managed hunt. Valid for the number of deer allowed by the managed hunt.

Resident: $17 | Nonresident: $265

Youth Managed Deer Hunting Permit

For deer during a prescribed managed hunt. Valid for the number of deer allowed by the managed hunt. Ae 6-15.

Resident: $8.50 | Nonresident: $8.50

Archer’s Hunting Permit

For two deer and two turkeys during archery deer and turkey season, for small game during prescribed seasons, and to sell furbearers taken by hunting.

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $265

Youth Archer’s Hunting Permit

For two deer and two turkeys during archery deer and turkey season, for small game during prescribed seasons, and to sell furbearers taken by hunting.

Resident: $9.50 | Nonresident: $9.50

Archery Antlerless Deer Hunting Permit

For one antlerless deer during archery deer season in open counties. See map on Page 22. These may be purchased in any number.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $25

Youth Archery Antlerless Deer Hunting Permit

For one antlerless deer during archery deer season in open counties. See map on Page 22. These may be purchased in any number. Age 6-15

Resident: $3.50 | Nonresident: $3.50

Licensed Hunting Preserve Hunting Permit

Available only at licensed hunting preserves.

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $10

Three-Day Licensed Hunting Preserve Hunting Permit

Same as Licensed Hunting Preserve Hunting Permit, but good for three consecutive days only.

Resident: $5 | Nonresident: $5

Turkey

Total NWTF turkey records for Missouri: 695

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Archer’s Hunting Permit

For two deer and two turkeys during archery deer and turkey season, for small game during prescribed seasons, and to sell furbearers taken by hunting.

Resident: $19 | Nonresident: $265

Youth Archer’s Hunting Permit

For two deer and two turkeys during archery deer and turkey season, for small game during prescribed seasons, and to sell furbearers taken by hunting. Age 6-15.

Resident: $9.50 | Nonresident: $9.50

Fall Firearms Turkey Hunting Permit

For two turkeys during fall firearms turkey season.

Resident: $13 | Nonresident: $130

Youth Fall Firearms Turkey Hunting Permit

For two turkeys during fall firearms turkey season. Age 6-15.

Resident: $6.50 | Nonresident: $6.50

Spring Turkey Hunting Permit

Resident: $17 | Nonresident: $224

Youth Spring Turkey Hunting Permit

Age 6-15.

Resident: $8.50 | Nonresident: $8.50

Coyote

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting Permit

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $94

Daily Small Game Hunting Permit

Nonresident: $14

Bobcat

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting Permit

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $94

Daily Small Game Hunting Permit

Nonresident: $14

Fox

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting Permit

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $94

Daily Small Game Hunting Permit

Nonresident: $14

Pheasant

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting Permit

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $94

Daily Small Game Hunting Permit

Nonresident: $14

Licensed Hunting Preserve Hunting Permit

Available only at licensed hunting preserves.

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $10

Three-Day Licensed Hunting Preserve Hunting Permit

Same as Licensed Hunting Preserve Hunting Permit, but good for three consecutive days only.

Resident: $5 | Nonresident: $5

Quail

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting Permit

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $94

Daily Small Game Hunting Permit

Nonresident: $14

Licensed Hunting Preserve Hunting Permit

Available only at licensed hunting preserves.

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $10

Three-Day Licensed Hunting Preserve Hunting Permit

Same as Licensed Hunting Preserve Hunting Permit, but good for three consecutive days only.

Resident: $5 | Nonresident: $5

Duck

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting Permit

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $94

Daily Small Game Hunting Permit

Nonresident: $14

Migratory Bird Hunting Permit

Required of all residents and non residents, including landowners, who are 16 years of age or older.

Resident: $6 | Nonresident: $6

Federal Duck Stamp

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $25

Goose

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting Permit

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $94

Daily Small Game Hunting Permit

Nonresident: $14

Migratory Bird Hunting Permit

Required of all residents and non residents, including landowners, who are 16 years of age or older.

Resident: $6 | Nonresident: $6

Federal Duck Stamp

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $25

Conservation Order Permit

To pursue, take, possess, and transport snow, blue, or Ross’s geese during the Conservation Order. Required of all nonresidents 16 years of age or older. This is the only permit needed to hunt light geese during the Conservation Order.

Resident: $5 | Nonresident: $47

Dove

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting Permit

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $94

Daily Small Game Hunting Permit

Nonresident: $14

Migratory Bird Hunting Permit

Required of all residents and non residents, including landowners, who are 16 years of age or older.

Resident: $6 | Nonresident: $6