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Vermillion Highlands Research Recreation & WMA Hunting Information

This information applies only to the Vermillion Highlands Research Recreation and WMA NOT the Vermillion River WMA/AMA. Please refer to the Vermillion River Complex reference map below for approximate WMA/AMA boundaries.



2017 Spring Turkey Hunting

2017 Fall Turkey Hunting

NOTE: The WMA is NOT OPEN to Fall Turkey Hunting for 2017

2016 Special Deer Hunts

Shotgun Hunt (Hunt # 925)

Dates: November 5th through November 18th, 2016

Muzzleloader Hunt (Hunt # 944)

Dates: November 26th through December 11th, 2016

Shotgun and Muzzleloader special deer hunt applications will be handled through the Electronic Licensing System (ELS)

Archery Hunt (Hunt # 975)

Dates: September 17th through October 28th and December 12th through 31st, 2016.

See the Archery Hunt Application for details on applying for this hunt

 2016/2017 Late Season Pheasant and Goose Hunting

2017 Fox/Coyote Hunt

Update: As of 12/8/2016 we reached the cap of 30 permits and we are no longer accepting applications for the 2017 hunt. The application for the 2018 hunt will be posted on this website during the week of July 18, 2017.



Vermillion River Complex Map This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. (8 MB)

More Information:

Vermillion Highlands WMA Web page

Call the local Wildlife Area Office at 651-322-4643 with any questions.