New Opportunity for Senior Adult Hunters
New Opportunity for Senior Adult Hunters
10/19/2022 2:47:22 PM

MDWFP is excited to announce a new deer hunting opportunity for senior adults (age 65+) to participate in a senior-only WMA Draw Hunt! Applications will launch on the WMA Draw page on November 1, 2022, and close November 15, 2022. 


When will the hunt be: January 19-20, 2023

Where: Mahannah WMA and Phil Bryant WMA

What: Weapon of choice

How many people can apply with me: You can apply with one hunting partner. He or she must also be 65+. You will not be able to change your hunting partner once you have applied.

Can I bring anyone with me on the hunt: If you will not be bringing a hunting partner, you can bring one non-hunting* partner. 

How do I apply: You can apply by visiting the MDWFP Draw Application page (click here). To apply:

                 -> You must be 65+

                 -> You must have either a Senior Exempt License or a WMA User Permit

Will the roads will be open: Yes

What vehicles (trucks, ATVs, electric bikes, etc.) are allowed for this weekend: Vehicles are allowed on main roads and ATVs on ATV-only trails.

Will I be assigned a unit: No


*Non-Hunting partner - can be any age, must purchase a WMA user permit. There can only be two individuals per hunt. This can either be you and a hunting partner, or you and a non-hunting partner.

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