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Crossett Experimental Forest WMA

2017-18 Deer

Deer Archery: Sept. 23, 2017-Feb. 28, 2018.
Deer Muzzleloader: Oct. 21-29 and Dec. 29-31, 2017.
WMA Deer Bag Limit: Six deer, no more than two bucks, which may include:

  • Two bucks with archery or muzzleloader,
  • Six does with archery and muzzleloader combined.

Deer Notes:

  • Three-point rule.
  • No dogs.
2017 Crow

Sept. 1, 2017-Feb. 19, 2018. Open Thursdays through Mondays. No limit.

2017 Quail

Nov. 1, 2017-Feb. 4, 2018. Daily limit - 6, possession limit -12. Bird dogs allowed. 

2017 Rabbit

Sept. 1, 2017-Feb. 28, 2018. Daily limit - 8, possession limit - 16. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts.

2017 Squirrel

May 15, 2017-Feb. 28, 2018. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts. Daily limit - 12, possession limit - 48.

2017 Turkey

Youth Hunt: April 8-9, 2017. Two bearded turkeys, no more than one jake. Firearms Hunt: April 10-25, 2017. Two bearded turkeys, no jakes (youths may take one jake as part of their statewide seasonal limit).

Notes
  • Free permit is required to hunt on the area and is available after Aug.1 from the Southern Research Station. USDA Forest Service, P.O. Box 3516, Monticello, AR 71656-3516, or from the headquarters of the Crossett Experimental Forest.
  • Refer to USDA Forest Service website for more information.
Ownership

USDA Forest Service

Phone

877-367-3559

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