Full-Time Wheelchair User Hunt


Every year, Tensas River NWR partners with  the Tensas River Refuge Association to put on a guided deer hunt for full-time wheelchair users.  This year's hunt will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019.

  • Application

    Please follow the link below to download an application.

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  • Process

    This season's hunt will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019.

    Applications should be mailed to the Refuge and are due by 4:00 pm on November 12, 2019.  The drawing will be held soon after and successful applicants will be notified.  

    Hunters must be a minimum of 8 years of age.   

    Participant eligibility requires all applicants must be full-time wheelchair-user and must provide a Louisiana Class I - Physically Challenged Hunters Permit received from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.   Here you can find LDWF's definition of a Class 1 Hunter and a copy of the application for a Physically Challenged Hunters Permit.