The 2013 Archery Spring Turkey Season begins Saturday, April 6 and runs through May 19th.
Residents and non-residents may have one archery license.
The Firearms Spring Turkey Season will open April 13 and runs through May 19th. Licenses are available for select Prairie Units and the Black Hills Unit.
Licenses, and more information, for the Archery and Firearms Spring Turkey Seasons can be found here.
Hunters in Davison, Hanson, Clay, Lincoln and Union Counties should check the website or their license for starting dates in those areas.
Would you like to know more about these awesome birds? The Wild Turkeys of South Dakota, a 188 page, softcover edition, will give you information on ecology, management history and more. To purchase this book, click here.
Image courtesy South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks