Nashville, TN – The application period deadline is nearing for the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency 2022 Spring Turkey Quota Hunts. Applications will be accepted until 11:59pm CT on January 12th.
Applications can be made online at gooutdoorstennessee.com, or at a TWRA license agent, or TWRA regional office.
Youth hunters (ages 6-16 by the date of the hunt) may submit one application for the regular quota hunt and one application for the youth-only quota hunt.
A permit fee will not be charged to Annual Sportsman (Type 004), Lifetime Sportsman (Types 402-405) license holders or seniors with an Annual Senior Sportsman License (Type 167). For all other license holders, the cost is $12.00 per permit plus any additional fees.
The 2022 statewide spring turkey season is April 2nd-May 15th. The statewide Young Sportsman Hunt is March 26th-27th. For the counties in the Mississippi Alluvial Valley (MAV) Unit consisting of Dyer County, Lake County, Lauderdale County, Shelby County, and Tipton County, and Giles County, Lawrence County, Lincoln County, and Wayne County in southern Middle Tennessee is April 16th-May 15th. The Young Sportsman Hunt in those areas is April 9th-10th.
Hunt Code Area Date Quota
01 Chuck Swan State Forest Mar. 24-26 150
02 Chuck Swan State Forest Mar. 31-Apr. 2 150
03 Chuck Swan State Forest Apr. 7-9 150
04 Chuck Swan State Forest Apr. 14-16 150
05 Chuck Swan State Forest Apr. 21-23 150
06 Happy Hollow Apr. 2-5 50
07 Happy Hollow Apr. 16-19 50
08 Oak Ridge Apr. 9-10 225
09 Oak Ridge Apr. 23-24 225
10 Yuchi Refuge Mar. 18-20 10
11 Yuchi Refuge Apr. 1-3 10
12 Yuchi Refuge Apr. 8-10 10
13 Yuchi Refuge Apr. 29-May 1 10
Area Date Quota
Tellico West Mar. 26-27 5
Tellico West Apr. 23-24 5
Tellico (McGhee Carson Unit) Mar. 26-27 5
Tellico (McGhee Carson Unit) Apr. 23-24 5
Yuchi Refuge Mar. 12-13 15