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Texas Public Hunt System 2018 - 2019

CHAPARRAL WMA


$ 3.00 /adult
EXPIRED

Archery Endorsement (Type 135) is required.
Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline Expired: August 15, 2018 1 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Dec 04, 2018 – Dec 07, 2018
Dec 11, 2018 – Dec 14, 2018
BAG LIMIT
Three White-tailed Deer; Either Sex; Limit One Antlerless and Two Bucks OR Two Antlerless and One Buck; One buck must have an inside main beam spread wider than the ear tips with a minimum spread of at least 14 inches (Limit 1); or bucks must have 7 or less antler points with an inside main beam spread of at least 12 inches.
One Javelina; Either Sex
Unlimited Feral Hogs
Unlimited Coyotes
ONLY MEANS ALLOWED
All Archery Equipment
HUNT RESTRICTIONS
Antler Restrictions: One buck must have an inside main beam spread wider than the ear tips with a minimum spread of at least 14 inches (Limit 1); or bucks must have 7 or less antler points with an inside main beam spread of at least 12 inches.
HUNT METHOD
Compartment ; Hunters are encouraged to bring portable blinds.
BAITING
Allowed
PERMITS
Available: 80
Fee per adult: $ 130.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 8- 16
Adult minimum age: 17
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
LAST YEAR
Applications: 2115
Permits/Groups: 100
Success Rate: 19%
 
E-Postcard Multi-Species DOWNLOAD HUNT BROCHURE
$ 0.00 /adult
EXPIRED

All adult hunters must possess a current 2018-19 Annual Public Hunting Permit (APH) to apply. 6 Groups of up to 4 hunters each will selected, a total of 24 hunters may be selected based on annual harvest quota for antlerless deer. Each group will be assigned a hunt compartment. All legal firearm means are allowed (no archery or crossbow). Legal daylight shooting hours only (no night hunting). Baiting is allowed for deer and hogs. All hunters must attend a mandatory orientation at 11:00 am on the first day of the hunt period (Saturday). Stand-by positions may be available. For more information contact the WMA Field Office at 830/676-3413 or visit the Chaparral WMA Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ChaparralWMA.
Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline Expired: October 01, 2018 2018-2019 Annual Public Hunting Permit required to apply. 1 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Jan 12, 2019 – Jan 14, 2019
BAG LIMIT
One White-tailed Deer; Antlerless Only; Limit One Antlerless
Unlimited Feral Hogs
Unlimited Coyotes
Daily Quail Statewide bag and possession limits apply.
One Javelina; Either Sex
Unlimited Rabbits/Hares
MEANS NOT ALLOWED
All Archery Equipment
HUNT RESTRICTIONS
Hunter orange hat and vest is required at all times regardless of species hunted.
HUNT METHOD
Compartment ; Hunters are encouraged to bring portable blinds.
BAITING
Allowed
GROUPS
Available: 6
Fee per adult: $ 0.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 1- 16
Adult minimum age: 17
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
LAST YEAR
Applications: 2419
Permits/Groups: 6
Success Rate: 28%
 
E-Postcard Quail DOWNLOAD HUNT BROCHURE
$ 0.00 /adult
EXPIRED

All adult hunters must possess a current 2018-19 Annual Public Hunting Permit (APH) to apply. Two (2) groups of up to 4 hunters will be selected for each hunt period. Each group will be assigned a single compartment for the hunt period. All hunters must attend a mandatory orientation at 5:00 am on Saturday morning before the hunt. Stand-by positions may be available. For more information contact the WMA Field Office at 830/676-3413 or visit the Chaparral WMA Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ChaparralWMA.
Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline Expired: September 15, 2018 2018-2019 Annual Public Hunting Permit required to apply. 1 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Oct 27, 2018 – Oct 28, 2018
Dec 01, 2018 – Dec 02, 2018
Jan 05, 2019 – Jan 06, 2019
BAG LIMIT
Daily Quail Statewide bag and possession limits apply.
Unlimited Rabbits/Hares
ONLY MEANS ALLOWED
Shotguns with Birdshot
HUNT RESTRICTIONS
Shooting hours are 30 min. before sunrise to sunset. The hunt ends at sunset. Hunter orange hat and vest is required at all times during the hunt period.
HUNT METHOD
Compartment
BAITING
Not allowed
GROUPS
Available: 6
Fee per adult: $ 0.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 1- 16
Adult minimum age: 18
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
LAST YEAR
Applications: 1389
Permits/Groups: 10
Success Rate: 36%
 
Gun Deer - Either Sex DOWNLOAD HUNT BROCHURE
$ 3.00 /adult
EXPIRED

Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline Expired: September 15, 2018 1 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Dec 17, 2018 – Dec 21, 2018
BAG LIMIT
Two White-tailed Deer; Buck Only; One buck must have an inside main beam spread wider than the ear tips with a minimum spread of at least 14 inches (Limit 1); or bucks must have 7 or less antler points with an inside main beam spread of at least 12 inches.
Unlimited Feral Hogs
Unlimited Coyotes
HUNT RESTRICTIONS
Antler Restrictions: One buck must have an inside main beam spread wider than the ear tips with a minimum spread of at least 14 inches (Limit 1); or bucks must have 7 or less antler points with an inside main beam spread of at least 12 inches.
HUNT METHOD
Compartment ; Some permanent blinds are available. Hunters are encouraged bring portable blinds.
BAITING
Allowed
PERMITS
Available: 26
Fee per adult: $ 130.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 8- 16
Adult minimum age: 17
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
LAST YEAR
Applications: 4149
Permits/Groups: 26
Success Rate: 61%
 
Gun Deer - Management DOWNLOAD HUNT BROCHURE
$ 3.00 /adult
EXPIRED

Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline Expired: September 15, 2018 1 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Nov 27, 2018 – Nov 29, 2018
BAG LIMIT
Three White-tailed Deer; Either Sex; Limit One Antlerless and Two Bucks OR Two Antlerless and One Buck; Bucks must have 7 or less antler points and an inside main beam spread of at least 12 inches; or bucks must have at least one unbranched antler.
One Javelina; Either Sex
Unlimited Feral Hogs
Unlimited Coyotes
HUNT RESTRICTIONS
Antler Restrictions: Bucks must have 7 or less antler points and an inside main beam spread of at least 12 inches; or buck must have at least one unbranched antler.
HUNT METHOD
Compartment ; Hunters are encouraged to bring portable blinds.
BAITING
Allowed
PERMITS
Available: 26
Fee per adult: $ 80.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 8- 16
Adult minimum age: 17
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
LAST YEAR
Applications: 1659
Permits/Groups: 28
Success Rate: 43%
 
$ 3.00 /adult
EXPIRED

Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline Expired: August 15, 2018 1 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Feb 08, 2019 – Feb 10, 2019
Feb 22, 2019 – Feb 24, 2019
BAG LIMIT
One Javelina; Either Sex
Unlimited Feral Hogs
Unlimited Coyotes
HUNT METHOD
Compartment ; Hunters are encouraged to bring portable blinds.
BAITING
Allowed
PERMITS
Available: 80
Fee per adult: $ 80.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 8- 16
Adult minimum age: 17
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
LAST YEAR
Applications: 863
Permits/Groups: 80
Success Rate: 32%
 
Spring Turkey
$ 3.00 /adult
EXPIRED

Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline Expired: October 15, 2018 1 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Apr 09, 2019 – Apr 11, 2019
BAG LIMIT
One Turkey; Gobbler Only
Unlimited Feral Hogs
Unlimited Coyotes
ONLY MEANS ALLOWED
All Archery Equipment
Shotguns with Birdshot
HUNT RESTRICTIONS
Up to 4 hunters total. Standby positions may be available.
HUNT METHOD
Compartment ; Some permanent stands are available. Hunters are encouraged to bring portable blinds
BAITING
Not allowed
PERMITS
Available: 4
Fee per adult: $ 80.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 8- 16
Adult minimum age: 17
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
 
Youth Only Gun Deer - Antlerless/Spike DOWNLOAD HUNT BROCHURE
$ 0.00 /adult
EXPIRED

Adult Supervisor (at least 18 years old) required. Hunt period goes until end of legal shooting hours on the last scheduled hunt day.
Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline Expired: September 01, 2018 2 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Nov 03, 2018 – Nov 04, 2018
Nov 10, 2018 – Nov 11, 2018
Nov 17, 2018 – Nov 18, 2018
BAG LIMIT
One White-tailed Deer; Antlerless or Spike Buck
One Javelina; Either Sex
Unlimited Feral Hogs
Unlimited Coyotes
HUNT METHOD
Assigned Blind or Compartment ; Hunters are encouraged to bring portable blinds.
BAITING
Allowed
PERMITS
Available: 120
Fee per adult: $ 0.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 8- 16
Adult minimum age: 18
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
LAST YEAR
Applications: 531
Permits/Groups: 90
Success Rate: 23%
 
Youth Only Gun Deer - Either Sex DOWNLOAD HUNT BROCHURE
$ 0.00 /adult
EXPIRED

Adult Supervisor (at least 18 years old) required. Hunt goes until end of legal shooting time on the last day of the hunt period.
No standbys available.
Application Deadline Expired: August 15, 2018 2 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Dec 28, 2018 – Dec 31, 2018
BAG LIMIT
Two White-tailed Deer; Either Sex; Limit One Antlerless and One Buck
One Javelina; Either Sex
Unlimited Feral Hogs
Unlimited Coyotes
HUNT RESTRICTIONS
No standby positions are available.
HUNT METHOD
Compartment ; Hunters are encouraged to bring portable blinds.
BAITING
Allowed
PERMITS
Available: 24
Fee per adult: $ 0.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 8- 16
Adult minimum age: 18
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
LAST YEAR
Applications: 871
Permits/Groups: 24
Success Rate: 52%
 
Youth Only Javelina DOWNLOAD HUNT BROCHURE
$ 0.00 /adult
EXPIRED

Adult Supervisor (at least 18 years old) required. Hunt goes until end of legal shooting hours on the last day of the hunt period.
Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline Expired: October 15, 2018 2 – 4 people per application
HUNT DATES
Jan 26, 2019 – Jan 27, 2019
BAG LIMIT
One Javelina; Either Sex
Unlimited Feral Hogs
Unlimited Coyotes
HUNT METHOD
Assigned Blind or Compartment ; Hunters are encouraged to bring portable blinds.
BAITING
Allowed
PERMITS
Available: 40
Fee per adult: $ 0.00
Fee per youth: $ 0.00
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Youth ages: 8- 16
Adult minimum age: 18
Supervising adult minimum age: 18
LAST YEAR
Applications: 389
Permits/Groups: 40
Success Rate: 50%