Upcoming Texas Hunting Season for McMullen County

White-tailed Deer

Archery Only: Sept. 30-Nov. 3, 2017. No permit required to hunt antlerless deer unless MLD permits have been issued for the property.
Bag Limit: 5 deer, no more than 3 bucks, all seasons combined.

General Season: Nov. 4, 2017-Jan. 22, 2018.
No permit required to hunt antlerless deer unless MLDP antlerless permits have been issued for the tract of land.

Special Late General Season: Jan. 22-Feb. 4, 2018 (antlerless and spike bucks only).

Special Youth-Only Season: Early open season: Oct. 28-29, 2017. Late open season: Jan. 8-21, 2018.
Bag limits, provision for the take of antlerless deer, and special requirements of the county, shall be as specified for the first 2 days of the general open season.
Licensed hunters 16 years of age or younger may hunt deer by any lawful means during this season.

Turkey

The annual bag limit for turkey, in the aggregate for all counties, is four (4), no more than one of which may be an Eastern turkey.

Fall: Open season: Nov. 4, 2017-Jan. 21, 2018 Bag Limit: 4 turkeys, gobblers or bearded hens.

Archery Only: Sept. 30-Nov. 3, 2017.

Special youth-only (general) fall turkey season: Oct. 28-29, 2017 Only licensed hunters 16 years of age or younger may hunt turkey during this season. Bag limit as specified by the general fall turkey season.

Spring:

Rio Grande turkey: Open season: Mar. 17-Apr. 29, 2018 (Gobblers and bearded hens).

Special Youth-Only (Rio Grande turkey): Open season: Mar. 10-11, 2018 and May 5-6, 2018.

Javelina

No closed season. Bag Limit: 2 per license year.

Quail

Statewide: Open season: Oct. 27, 2012-Feb. 24, 2013. Daily bag limit: 15 Possession limit: 45