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Stay up-to-date on operations adjustments and temporary closure of TPWD offices, state parks, recreation facilities and water access points due to COVID-19. Please follow guidance from local authorities, Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services.


Gene Howe WMA - W.A. "Pat" Murphy Unit: Rules

Phone: (806) 323-8642
Canadian, TX 79014

Contact: James B. Baker

Dates Open: Open year round, except closed for Special Permit hunts.

Registration is required.

General Access

Permits Required

Visitors 17 years of age and older must possess an Annual Public Hunting (APH) Permit, Limited Public Use (LPU) Permit or Texas Conservation Passport (TCP).