2024-2025 Hunting Season Information Pond Creek NWR

Hunting is an important wildlife management tool that the National Refuge System recognizes as a healthy, traditional outdoor pastime, deeply rooted in America’s heritage. It also happens to be a popular activity on the refuge enjoyed by local residents and out of town visitors.  Refer to the Refuge’s Public Use Regulations for specific seasons and regulations as they are updated annually.

Deer and Turkey Quota Hunt applications and all payments must be processed online.

All applicants are subject to a $5.00 non-refundable application fee for quota hunts. Successful applicants will be charged an additional $15.00 per permit fee. 

Applications are accepted during the month of January for Turkey Hunts and August for Deer Hunts. 

Visit our Permit Sale Website powered by RecAccess to learn more, apply for and purchase permits. https://pondcreek.recaccess.com/