Special Youth Deer Hunt to be held at Hueston Woods | Environment
COLLEGE CORNER, OH (FOX19) - Young deer hunters will be able to take advantage of a permit only Youth Deer Hunt at Hueston Woods State Park during the 2011 youth deer gun season. Hunters 17 years of age and younger, accompanied by a non-hunting adult, are eligible to apply to hunt specified zones within the park on November 19, 2011.
Registration for the drawing gets underway Saturday, November 5, 2011 beginning at 2:00p.m. The drawing will be held promptly at 3:00p.m. at the Hueston Woods State Park Office located at 6301 Park Office Rd., College Corner 45003. Driving directions may be obtained from the park at (513) 523-6347. Interested hunters may contact the Wildlife District Five Headquarters at (937) 372-9261, or Rush Run Wildlife Area at (513) 726-6795. All youth hunt information is posted at www.wildohio.com.
The non-hunting adult that will be accompanying the youth hunter on the hunt must enter the drawing. The permit will be issued in the adult’s name. If drawn, the youth hunter must purchase an Ohio hunting license and youth deer permit.
The youth must hunt with a non-hunting adult within the zones specified on the permit. All other rules and regulations must be followed. The permit is transferable; however, Rush Run Wildlife Area (513) 726-6795 must be notified of any changes prior to the hunt.
The permit only hunt will occur on November 19, 2011. Hunting hours are ½ hour before sunrise to sunset.
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