Law Enforcement

Cross Creeks is open to hunting during specific refuge seasons for the following species: squirrel, white-tailed deer, wild turkey, and resident Canada goose. Hunters may only take coyote and beaver incidental to a scheduled refuge hunt for the species listed in our brochure with any weapon legal for that hunt.

No taking of turtles, crawfish or bullfrogs on refuge.

Hunting is permitted on various portions of Cross Creeks National Wildlife Refuge with the exception of those areas marked “Closed” on the map or by “Closed Area” signs on refuge lands or waters. Applicable Federal and State law and regulations apply. Mobility impaired hunters can contact the refuge office for accessible areas.

Please see our Hunting and Fishing Brochure for a complete list of regulations.