JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Conservation Commission along with the Missouri Department of Conservation released the 2020 schedule for turkey and deer-hunting.

Fall turkey hunting for Spring and Fall 2020:

  • Spring Youth Portion: April 4, 5
  • Regular Spring Turkey Season: April 20 — May 10
  • Fall Firearms Turkey Season: Oct. 1 – 31

Archery deer and turkey hunting for 2020 – 2021:

Sept. 15 — Nov. 13 and Nov. 25 — Jan. 15, 2021

Firearms deer hunting for 2020 – 2021:

  • Firearms Deer Early Youth Portion: Oct. 31 – Nov. 1
  • Firearms Deer November Portion: Nov. 14 – 24
  • Firearms Deer Late Youth Portion: Nov. 27 – 29
  • Firearms Deer Antlerless Portion: Dec. 4 – 6
  • Firearms Deer Alternative Methods Portion: Dec. 26 – Jan. 5, 2021

Missouri deer hunters harvested 10,543 deer during the antlerless portion of the fall firearms deer season in 2019. Overall, 267,337 deer were harvested in 2019.

More information including regulations and permits are available here.