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Texas Public Hunt System 2019 - 2020

MATAGORDA ISLAND WMA

Gun Deer - Either Sex Download Hunt Brochure
$3.00 /adult

Standby applicants must register at the check station on the island at 10:00 am. Hunters are responsible for their own boat transportation to and from the island.
Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline: September 15, 2019 1 – 4 people per application
Hunt Dates
Nov 18, 2019 – Nov 20, 2019
Dec 02, 2019 – Dec 04, 2019
Bag Limit
Unlimited
Hunt Method
Assigned Blind ; Hunters will be taken to and from blinds by Department staff.
Baiting
Not allowed
Permits
Available: 40
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: 879
Permits/Groups: 40
Success Rate: 68%
 
Youth Only Gun Deer - Either Sex Download Hunt Brochure
$0.00 /adult

Adult Supervisor (at least 18 years old) required. Standby applicants must register at the check station on the island at 10:00 am. Hunters are responsible for their own boat transportation to and from the island.
Standbys may be available. Please call area to confirm.
Application Deadline: September 01, 2019 2 – 4 people per application
Hunt Dates
Dec 14, 2019 – Dec 16, 2019
Dec 28, 2019 – Dec 30, 2019
Bag Limit
Unlimited
Hunt Method
Assigned Blind ; Hunters will be taken to and from blinds by Department staff.
Baiting
Not 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: 76
Permits/Groups: 24
Success Rate: 42%