• The managed hunt application is open on July 01, 2017 through July 31, 2017.
  • There are 3 steps to apply for a managed hunt.
    1. Click on the hunt number.
    2. Enter the conservation IDs for up to 6 hunters.
    3. Confirm your entry and obtain your confirmation number.
  • Note: Print out and retain your confirmation page for future reference. You will need this number to make review, change, or delete your managed hunt if needed.
  • Valid Permits: Valid Permits: Resident ($17) or Nonresident ($225) Managed Deer Hunting Permit only. One hunt for people with disabilities at Mark Twain Lake does not require a Managed Deer Hunting Permit, but all others require this permit.
  • Bag Limit: Refer to the Limit Code for each hunt. When you purchase your Managed Deer Hunting Permit you will receive permits to take the number of deer allowed at the hunt you are attending.
  • Hunter Quota: Refer to the Quota of each hunt for the number of hunters that will be drawn to participate in each hunt.
  • Youth: Must be at least 11 years old and hunter-education certified to participate in a managed hunt.
  • Review, Change, or Delete Your Application: Make changes to the hunt you selected, add or delete hunters to your party, or delete your Managed Hunt Application.

Select a Hunt Number

Archery without Atlatl or Crossbow (longbow, recurve bow, or compound bow only)

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
1 Fellows Lake

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Sept 15th at 6:30 PM ; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota.

09/23/2017 - 11/06/2017
G 35
2 Fellows Lake

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 9th at 6:30 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota.

11/18/2017 - 12/16/2017
G 25
3 Lake Springfield

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 16th at 6:30 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. This hunt has limited access. Majority of hunting units are most easily accessed by boat.

11/25/2017 - 01/03/2018
G 15
4 Springfield Conservation Nature Center

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Dec 2nd at 10:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

12/09/2017 - 12/11/2017
G 5

Archery without Atlatl (longbow, recurve bow, compound bow, or crossbow only)

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
5 Blue and Gray County Park

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

10/21/2017 - 11/05/2017
G 30
6 Blue River Parkway County Park Zone 1

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 14th at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

10/21/2017 - 11/05/2017
G 15
7 Blue River Parkway County Park Zone 2

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 14th at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

10/21/2017 - 11/05/2017
G 20
8 Blue River Parkway County Park Zone 3

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 14th at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

10/21/2017 - 11/05/2017
G 10
9 Blue River Parkway County Park Zone 4

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 14th at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

10/21/2017 - 11/05/2017
G 10
10 Blue Springs Lake County Park

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 21st at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

11/01/2017 - 11/30/2017
G 30
11 Fleming Park County Park -West

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Sept 23rd at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

09/30/2017 - 10/15/2017
G 20
12 Fleming Park County Park -East

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 7th at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

10/14/2017 - 10/29/2017
G 30
13 Landahl Park County Park

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 4th at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

11/18/2017 - 12/10/2017
G 25
14 Longview Lake County Park

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

10/21/2017 - 11/05/2017
G 40
15 Longview Lake County Park

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

12/02/2017 - 12/17/2017
G 40
16 Monkey Mountain County Park

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Participants must pay a $10 administrative fee to Jackson County. If chosen for this hunt, please call 816-503-4800 for fee deadlines. Atlatls are not an allowed method for hunts in Jackson County Parks.

10/07/2017 - 10/22/2017
G 20

Archery (longbow, recurve bow, compound bow, crossbow, or atlatl only)

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
17 August A. Busch Conservation Area

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. This is a high public use area and remains open for authorized activities such as dog training, field trials, small game hunting, hiking, fishing, and other uses.

09/15/2017 - 09/24/2017
C 150
18 August A. Busch Conservation Area

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. This is a high public use area and remains open for authorized activities such as dog training, field trials, small game hunting, hiking, fishing, and other uses.

10/07/2017 - 10/20/2017
C 150
19 August A. Busch Conservation Area

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. This is a high public use area and remains open for authorized activities such as dog training, field trials, small game hunting, hiking, fishing, and other uses.

12/15/2017 - 12/31/2017
C 300
20 Bicentennial Conservation Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 17th at 6:30 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

10/28/2017 - 11/10/2017
C 35
21 Burr Oak Woods Conservation Nature Center

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 29th at 6:30 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

10/30/2017 - 11/03/2017
F 13
22 Burr Oak Woods Conservation Nature Center

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 29th at 6:30 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/06/2017 - 11/10/2017
F 12
23 Burr Oak Woods Conservation Nature Center

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 29th at 6:30 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/13/2017 - 11/17/2017
F 11
24 Bushwhacker Lake Conservation Area

Antlered deer must have at least one antler with at least four points.

09/15/2017 - 11/10/2017
B 100
25 Caney Mountain Conservation Area 12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017
B 100
26 Columbia Bottom Conservation Area

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. The head with at least six inches (6") of neck attached from any deer harvested Nov 11-12 must be presented by the taker to a designated disease surveillance sampling station on the day taken.

11/06/2017 - 11/19/2017
C 40
27 Columbia Bottom Conservation Area

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota.

12/16/2017 - 12/31/2017
C 40
28 Forest 44 Conservation Area 10/06/2017 - 10/20/2017
C 75
29 Forest 44 Conservation Area 12/01/2017 - 12/31/2017
C 100
30 James A Reed Wildlife Area

Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota. Antlered deer must have at least one antler with at least four points.

10/21/2017 - 11/03/2017
C 50
31 Klamberg (Roger) Woods Conservation Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 6th at 10:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/07/2017 - 11/09/2017
G 5
32 Marais Temps Clair Conservation Area 09/15/2017 - 09/24/2017
B 20
33 Marais Temps Clair Conservation Area 10/28/2017 - 11/05/2017
B 20
34 Otter Slough Conservation Area 09/15/2017 - 09/30/2017
C 15
35 Otter Slough Conservation Area 10/07/2017 - 10/22/2017
C 15
36 Otter Slough Conservation Area 10/28/2017 - 11/10/2017
C 15
37 Otter Slough Conservation Area 11/25/2017 - 12/10/2017
C 15
38 Otter Slough Conservation Area 12/30/2017 - 01/15/2018
C 15
39 Peck Ranch Conservation Area

Antlered deer must have at least one antler with at least four points.

10/21/2017 - 10/23/2017
B 200
40 Powder Valley Conservation Nature Center

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 3rd at 3:00 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/04/2017 - 11/06/2017
G 8
41 Rockwoods Range

The head with at least six inches (6") of neck attached from any deer harvested Nov 11-12 must be presented by the taker to a designated disease surveillance sampling station on the day taken.

11/01/2017 - 11/30/2017
C 75
42 Rockwoods Range 12/01/2017 - 12/31/2017
C 75
43 Rockwoods Reservation

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 4th at 9:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/06/2017 - 11/10/2017
D 10
44 Rockwoods Reservation

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 4th at 9:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/13/2017 - 11/17/2017
D 10
45 Rockwoods Reservation

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 4th at 9:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/27/2017 - 12/01/2017
D 10
46 Runge Conservation Nature Center

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Dec 7th at 6:00 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters may take turkeys according to season limits on the archer's hunting permit prior to filling the managed deer hunt quota.

12/08/2017 - 12/10/2017
C 6
47 Weldon Spring Conservation Area 09/15/2017 - 09/24/2017
C 150
48 Weldon Spring Conservation Area 10/07/2017 - 10/20/2017
C 150
49 Weldon Spring Conservation Area 12/15/2017 - 01/15/2018
C 300
50 Whetstone Creek Conservation Area 10/01/2017 - 11/05/2017
C 50

Muzzleloading or Cap-and-Ball Firearms Only (In-lines and scopes are allowed)

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
51 Caney Mountain Conservation Area 10/21/2017 - 10/22/2017
B 200
52 Current River State Park

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Dec 22nd; those who do not attend are disqualified.

12/23/2017 - 12/27/2017
B 18
53 Current River State Park

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Dec 28th; those who do not attend are disqualified.

12/29/2017 - 01/02/2018
B 18
54 Forest 44 Conservation Area (Jay Henges Range Restricted Portion)

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Sept 25th at 2:00 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Only first-time deer hunters 18 years of age and older who have never Telechecked a deer are eligible. Hunters will be accompanied by a mentor during the hunt.

10/23/2017 - 10/24/2017
B 5
55 Forest 44 Conservation Area 11/06/2017 - 11/07/2017
C 30
56 Forest 44 Conservation Area 11/13/2017 - 11/14/2017
C 30
57 James A Reed Wildlife Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 6th at 5:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Antlered deer must have at least one antler with at least four points.

11/06/2017 - 11/09/2017
C 40
58 Mingo National Wildlife Refuge

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Dec 1st at 8 AM, 9AM, 12 PM or 6 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

12/02/2017 - 12/03/2017
C 80
59 Peck Ranch Conservation Area

Antlered deer must have at least one antler with at least four points.

12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017
B 200

Historic Methods (muzzleloader and cap-and-ball firearms, long bow, recurve bow, compound bow, crossbow, or atlatl only; in-lines and scopes are allowed)

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
60 August A. Busch Conservation Area

The head with at least six inches (6") of neck attached from any deer harvested Nov 11-12 must be presented by the taker to a designated disease surveillance sampling station on the day taken. This is a high public use area and remains open for authorized activities such as dog training, field trials, small game hunting, hiking, fishing, and other uses.

11/11/2017 - 11/13/2017
E 100
61 August A. Busch Conservation Area

This is a high public use area and remains open for authorized activities such as dog training, field trials, small game hunting, hiking, fishing, and other uses.

11/18/2017 - 11/20/2017
B 100
62 Bushwhacker Lake Conservation Area

Antlered deer must have at least one antler with at least four points.

12/02/2017 - 12/08/2017
B 50
63 Bushwhacker Lake Conservation Area

Antlered deer must have at least one antler with at least four points.

12/23/2017 - 12/29/2017
B 50
64 Marais Temps Clair Conservation Area 01/01/2018 - 01/15/2018
B 20
65 Davisdale Conservation Area 12/05/2017 - 12/07/2017
E 30
66 Pelican Island Natural Area 11/04/2017 - 11/06/2017
G 80

Shotguns (with slugs only)

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
67 Columbia Bottom Conservation Area 11/27/2017 - 12/03/2017
B 20
68 Marais Temps Clair Conservation Area 10/07/2017 - 10/15/2017
B 20

Firearms (centerfire, shotguns with slugs, or air-powered guns only)

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
69 Clarence Cannon National Wildlife Refuge

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Jan 6th at 5:30 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Antlered deer must have at least one antler with at least four points.

01/06/2018 - 01/07/2018
D 12
70 Knob Noster State Park 12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017
H 100
71 Mark Twain State Park

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Dec 8th; those who do not attend are disqualified.

12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017
H 60
72 Shaw Nature Reserve

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Sept 9th at 9:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Only women 16 years of age and older who have never Telechecked a deer may apply. This hunt includes spending the night in deer camp. Hunters will be accompanied by a mentor during the hunt.

11/17/2017 - 11/18/2017
B 8
73 Weldon Spring Conservation Area

The head with at least six inches (6") of neck attached from any deer harvested Nov 11-12 must be presented by the taker to a designated disease surveillance sampling station on the day taken.

11/11/2017 - 11/13/2017
A 100
74 Weldon Spring Conservation Area 11/18/2017 - 11/20/2017
B 100
75 Whetstone Creek Conservation Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 19th at 5:00 PM or Nov 20th at 5:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/20/2017 - 11/22/2017
D 25

Youth-Only Shotguns (with slugs only) Youth must be at least 11 years old and hunter-education certified to hunt in a managed youth deer hunt.

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
76 Burr Oak Woods Conservation Nature Center

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 21st at 9:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017
C 12
77 Columbia Bottom Conservation Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 14th at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017
B 30

Youth-only Shotguns (slugs only), Muzzleloading or Cap-and-Ball Firearms Only (in-lines and scopes are allowed). Youth must be at least 11 years old and hunter-education certified to hunt in a managed youth deer hunt.

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
78 Bushwhacker Lake Conservation Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 17th at 7:00 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Antlered deer do not have to have at least one antler with at least four points.

11/18/2017 - 11/19/2017
B 10

Youth-Only Firearms (centerfire, shotguns with slugs, air-powered guns only) Youth must be at least 11 years old and hunter-education certified to hunt in a managed youth deer hunt.

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
79 August A. Busch Conservation Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 14th at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.This is a high public use area and remains open for authorized activities such as dog training, field trials, small game hunting, hiking, fishing, and other uses.

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017
B 60
80 Current River State Park

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 10th 6-7PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/11/2017 - 11/15/2017
B 10
81 Current River State Park

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 17th 6-7PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/18/2017 - 11/21/2017
B 10
82 Davisdale Conservation Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 20th at 4:00 PM or Oct 21st at 5:30 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

10/21/2017 - 10/22/2017
G 35
83 Mingo National Wildlife Refuge

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 14th at 12:00 PM or Nov 3rd at 6:00 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

11/04/2017 - 11/05/2017
B 40
84 Ozark National Scenic Riverways - Big Spring Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 6th anytime between 5:00 and 6:00 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

10/07/2017 - 10/08/2017
E 10
85 Peck Ranch Conservation Area 10/14/2017 - 10/15/2017
B 65
86 Smithville Lake Management Lands

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Dec 8th at 5:30 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017
C 30
87 Weldon Spring Conservation Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 14th at 8:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

10/28/2017 - 10/29/2017
B 60

People with Disabilities - Firearms (centerfire, shotguns with slugs, air-powered guns only)

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
88 Swan Lake National Wildlife Refuge

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Nov 3rd at 11:00 AM; those who do not attend are disqualified. Hunters who require an assistant must provide one.

11/03/2017 - 11/05/2017
B 10

People with Disabilities - Historic Methods (muzzleloader and cap-and-ball firearms, long bow, recurve bow, compound bow, crossbow, or atlatl only; in-lines and scopes are allowed)

HUNT NO LOCATION INFORMATION DATE LIMIT QUOTA
89 Bois D'Arc Conservation Area

Hunters must attend a pre-hunt orientation on Oct 5th at 1:00 PM; those who do not attend are disqualified.

10/07/2017 - 10/08/2017
C 8

Limit Code