IMB Outfitters on FacebookIMB Outfitters on TwitterIMB Outfitters on YouTube
Toll Free: (866) 855-7063  
Phone: (660) 385-1800 

Trophy Deer Hunts in

Trophy Deer Hunts in

Trophy Deer Hunts in

Trophy Deer Hunts in




Ready to Go? Click Here and Book Your Hunt Now

Book Now

Or Call us Toll Free at


Missouri Bow Hunting

2012 Archery Deer and Turkey Hunting Regulations
Season dates:
• September 15-November 9, 2012
• November 21, 2012-January 15, 2013
Open statewide, antler-point restrictions apply in some counties, see map on antler-point restrictions in selected counties.
Shooting hours
• One-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset
Valid permits
• Resident or Nonresident Archer’s Hunting Permit
• Resident Landowner Archer’s Hunting Permit
• Resident or Nonresident Archery Antlerless Deer Hunting Permit
• Resident Landowner Archery Antlerless Deer Hunting Permit
Hunters may purchase and fill any number of Archery Antlerless Deer Hunting Permits during the archery deer season in all counties BUT: Butler, Carter, Dunklin, Iron, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Reynolds, Scott and Stoddard.

Season limit
• Two turkeys of either sex. Both may be taken on the same day.
• Using an archer’s hunting permit, two deer, which may be of either sex, provided that before Nov. 10, of the deer taken, only one may be antlered
• Using antlerless permits, any number of antlerless deer in counties where allowed.
Point to remember
• Archers hunting deer or turkey during the archery season may not be in possession of a firearm. Some exceptions apply (See the Wildlife Code).
Methods allowed
• Longbows, compound bows or recurve bows of any draw weight
• Atlatls, which are defined as a rod or narrow board-like device used to launch, through a throwing motion of the arm, a dart 5 to 8 feet long
• Hand-held string-releasing devices
• Illuminated sights, scopes and quickpoint sights
Methods prohibited
• A bow fastened to a stock or other device that maintains the bow in a drawn position
• Any sighting device that casts a beam of light on the game
• Use of dogs, bait, electronic calls, electronically activated calls or live decoys

darrin bradley

Back to the Hunting Articles