Ohio Hunting Seasons Dates (Updated)

Welcome to the Ohio Hunting Seasons page. Updated US Hunting Seasons for 2019-2020.

As part of our comprehensive guide to US Hunting Seasons By State on this page you will find out "When Is Hunting Season for Ohio?"

There is also general information on the different hunting seasons for a wide range of wild game species. You will find links to the relevant State Authority so you can make sure you have all the correct legal obligations in place before you start your hunt.

The Ohio hunting season Provides the hunter with opportunities to hunt Deer, Turkey, Hogs, Coyote plus a wide range of other small game and game birds.

IMPORTANT. All care has been taking in preparing this hunting season information for you. Please check the relevant State Authority's Website for further information and any changes to current US Hunting Season Regulations. We have provided a link to each States hunting season website for your convenience.

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Deer Hunting Season
Hog Hunting Season

Ohio Deer Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2019-2020*

Firearms

Dec 2 - Dec 8 & Dec 21 -22

Muzzleloader

Jan 4 - Jan 7 (2020)

Bow

Sept 28 - Feb 2

Firearms (Youth)

Nov 23 -24

* Season dates may vary by zone. Please check the relevant State Authority Website.

Ohio Turkey Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2019-2020*

Spring 

Apr 20 - May 31 (2020)

Fall

Oct 12 - Dec 1

Spring (Youth)

Apr 18 -19

* Season dates may vary by zone. Please check the relevant State Authority Website.

Ohio Small Game Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2019-2020*

Hogs

Open All Year

Coyote

Open All Year

Fox (Red & Gray)

Nov 10 - Jan 31

Raccoon & Opossum

Nov 10 - Jan 31

Cottontail Rabbit

Nov 1 - Feb 29

Squirrel

Sept 1 - Jan 31

* Season dates may vary by zone. Please check the relevant State Authority Website.

Ohio Game Bird Hunting Season

Hunting Category

Hunting Season 2019-2020*

Pheasant

Nov 1 - Jan 11

Quail

Nov 1 - Dec 1

Ruffed Grouse

Oct 12 - Jan 31

Ducks

Oct 12 -27 & Nov 9 - Dec 22

Canada Geese

Oct 19 -Nov 3 & Nov 16 - Dec 29

* Season dates may vary by zone. Please check the relevant State Authority Website.

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