Texas Hunting

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

Government Lands: 5%

9,035,860 acres

Private Lands: 95%

162,865,736 acres

Texas

Hunting Seasons

Deer

Total whitetail deer Boone and Crockett records for Texas: 675

Total mule deer Boone and Crockett records for Texas: 24

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Archery Endorsement

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $7

Archery Whitetail Deer Draw Application

Resident: $3 | Nonresident: $3

Archery Whitetail Deer Draw Permit

Resident: $80 | Nonresident: $80

Archery Mule Deer Draw Application

Resident: $3 | Nonresident: $3

Archery Mule Deer Draw Permit

Resident: $130 | Nonresident: $130

Whitetail Deer Draw Application

Resident: $3 | Nonresident: $3

Whitetail Deer Draw Permit

Resident: $130 | Nonresident: $130

Mule Deer Draw Application

Resident: $3 | Nonresident: $3

Mule Deer Draw Permit

Resident: $130 | Nonresident: $130

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Pronghorn

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Pronghorn Draw Application

Landowners signature required for application.

Resident: $3 | Nonresident: $3

Pronghorn Draw Permit

Cost is free. Landowners or land managers are able to obtain permits. Hunters can reach out to landowners regarding available permits through pronghorn lease list.

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Hog

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Alligator

Hunt Zones

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Non-resident Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $132

Non-resident 5 Day Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $48

Reptile Endorsement

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $10

Alligator Draw Application

Resident: $3 | Nonresident: $3

Alligator Draw Permit

Resident: $80 | Nonresident: $80

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Turkey

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Non-resident Spring Turkey License

Nonresident: $126

Archery Endorsement

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $7

Upland Game Bird Endorsement

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $7

Spring Turkey Draw Application

Resident: $3 | Nonresident: $3

Spring Turkey Draw Permit

Resident: $80 | Nonresident: $80

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Coyote

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Bobcat

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Pheasant

Hunt Zones

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Non-resident Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $132

Non-resident 5 Day Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $48

Upland Game Bird Endorsement

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $7

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Quail

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Non-resident Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $132

Non-resident 5 Day Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $48

Upland Game Bird Endorsement

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $7

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Duck

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Non-resident Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $132

Non-resident 5 Day Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $48

Texas Migratory Game Bird Endorsement

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $7

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Federal Migratory Bird Stamp

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $25

Goose

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Non-resident Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $132

Non-resident 5 Day Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $48

Texas Migratory Game Bird Endorsement

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $7

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Federal Migratory Bird Stamp

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $25

Dove

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Non-resident Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $132

Non-resident 5 Day Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $48

Texas Migratory Game Bird Endorsement

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $7

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Upland Bird

Hunt Zones

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Non-resident Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $132

Non-resident 5 Day Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $48

Upland Game Bird Endorsement

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $7

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Javelina

Hunt Zones

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Non-resident Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $132

Non-resident 5 Day Special Hunting License

Nonresident: $48

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Rabbit

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Crane

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Hunting License

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $315

Youth Hunting License

For ages under 17.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315

Senior Hunting License

For ages 65 and older.

Resident: $7 | Nonresident: $315