Kansas City, Missouri Parks Managed Archery Deer Hunts

For the purpose of managing urban deer populations on park property, Missouri Department of Conservation in partnership with Kansas City, Missouri Parks and Recreation, will be offering a managed archery deer hunt at the following locations:

Tiffany Springs Park: November 4, 2013 – January 15, 2014
787 acre park located in Platte County
NW 88th Street and North Hampton Road just north of 152 HWY

River Front Park: November 4, 2013 – January 15, 2014
500 acre park located along the Missouri River in central Kansas City
River Front Road and N. Monroe Ave running east toward I-435

Hodge Park: November 4 – November 30, 2013
200 acres located in the Northland park
Corner of I-435 &152 HWY

Swope Park: November 4, 2013 – January 15, 2014
758 acres with the southeast KC park
Oakwood Rd from Oldham Rd,South of E. Gregory Blvd

Hidden Valley Park: November 4 – November 30, 2013
142 acres within the Northland park
NE Russell Rd & N Bennington

Little Blue Valley Park: November 4, 2013 – January 15, 2014
95 acre park located in eastern KC
Noland Rd & 75th Street.

Hunter Criteria
► Hunters must be Missouri residents.
► Hunters must be 16 years of age or older.
► Preference will be given to hunters who are Kansas City, Missouri residents.
► BOW HUNTER EDUCATION – CERTIFICATION IS REQUIRED (Not regular Hunter Ed.)
For current class schedule or to register: (816) 622-0900
Hunters are encouraged to harvest mature antlerless deer.
Please Note: Deer taken during this hunt will count toward regular season bag limit.
Application Period/Deadline: August 13 – September 13, 2013
Hunter Notification: October 1- 10, 2013 – only successfully drawn hunters will be notified.

To Apply: Each hunter may apply for only one of the four park hunts. You may still apply for a statewide managed hunt found in the Fall Deer and Turkey Guide.

Applications will be posted at MDC website from August 13, 2013 thru September 13, 2013
For more information call: (816) 759-7305 Ext:1130