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Canemount WMA Youth Permited Turkey 

For detailed information about the Canemount Drawing please see the "Canemount Turkey Draw Hunts" page.

Youth Turkey Hunts:

  • Limited draw hunts at Canemount WMA are open ONLY to Mississippi residents who are fifteen (15) years of age or younger.
  • You must be drawn to hunt at Canemount WMA.
  • 5 youth hunters will be selected for the 2-day hunt March 9 - 10.
  • Hunters will be selected through a random computer drawing
  • Drawn hunters will be randomly assigned to one Hunt Unit.
  • Hunters apply as individuals
  • Each youth hunter must be in the presence and under the direct supervision of a licensed or exempt hunter at least twenty-one (21) years of age when hunting.
  • A licensed hunter supervising a child must hold a valid Mississippi license and a WMA User Permit.
  • Hunting permits are non-refundable and non-transferable
  • Bag Limit will be 1 gobbler per youth hunter.

Application Instructions:

  • Applications will be accepted from January 15 - February 15.
  • Applicants may only apply once.
  • Applicants must provide a valid e-mail address when applying and will be notified by e-mail if drawn.
  • Applicants must have a valid MS Resident WMA User Permit or a Lifetime Hunting License to apply for this hunt.
  • Selected hunters must purchase a permit for $200. The timeline for payment will be 48 hours from receipt of email notification.