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Kansas Bird Hunting

Seasons Span September 15 – 
January 31, 2017

Kansas Bird Hunting

 

Resident License Fees:
$27.50

Non-Resident License Fees:
$97.50

Special Permits:
Prairie Chicken Permit $2.50

Purchase License Online

Visit State DNR Website

*prior to hunting, always verify all local rules and regulations with the appropriate state agencies because these laws are continually changing and are often area specific
Ring-Necked Pheasant

Kansas Ring-Necked Pheasant Season

November 12 – January 31, 2017

Limits: 4 per day

Bobwhite Quail

Kansas Bobwhite Quail Season

November 12 – January 31, 2017

Limits: 8 per day

Prairie Chicken

Kansas Prairie Chicken Season

East and Northwest: September 15 – October 15, 2016 and November 19 – January 31, 2017

Limits: 2 per day

*Closed in Southwest

Elkhorn Ranch North Dakota

Hunting in the Shadow of Roosevelt

When I hunt in North Dakota, my thoughts often drift to Teddy Roosevelt’s days at Elkhorn Ranch — He named his Dakota home for a pair of locked elk skulls he found at the site. Today, centrally located within the million acres of the Little Missouri National Grasslands, Elkhorn is a great place to visit … Read more

Brian Koch
Alaska Mountains

The Alaska Standoff

Alaska and I are at odds. I’m here to take her birds. She’s not giving them up easily. I’m to earn them one vertical foot at a time until she has determined that sufficient  toll has been collected. She’s happy to show amazing places, jaw-dropping beauty, an abundance of nature viewing unrivaled anywhere else in … Read more

Brian Koch
Late Season Bobwhite

3000 Miles for One Bird

The sun is dipping into the horizon and the thermometer reads 19° when the dogs and I return to the truck after hunting the final day of upland season in Kansas. A quick check of the fitness band reveals I’ve hiked over 12 miles in eight inches of new snowfall. The dogs never stopped hunting … Read more

Brian Koch