Kansas Public Hunting Program Offers Private Land Experience
PRATT, KS – -(Ammoland.com)- Kansas hunters who primarily rely on public land access to pursue their quarry will soon have the opportunity to apply for special hunts around the state that offer high-quality, limited-access experiences.
Special hunts occur on private lands, as well as wildlife areas, state parks, federal lands, and city or county-owned properties not normally hunted. The result is that lucky hunter who draws enjoys almost exclusive access and greater harvest rates.
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s Special Hunts program provides hundreds of such hunts each fall, and there’s no charge.
All hunters have to do is apply, and a random computer drawing will be conducted approximately one week after the deadline to determine who is selected.
Beginning July 14, 2018, hunters may submit applications. The deadline to apply for First Draw Hunts (hunts occurring in September and October) is 9 a.m., Aug. 6, 2018, and the deadline to apply for Second Draw Hunts (hunts occurring in November, December, January, and February) is 9 a.m., Sept. 24, 2018.
Any resident or nonresident hunter may apply. When applying online, hunters will select hunts by species, date, and category, and hunt types include …Read the Rest