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The TWRA has set the following permanent opening dates for certain game.

  • Deer
    • Archery: Fourth Saturday in September
    • Gun: Saturday before Thanksgiving
    • Muzzleloader: Third Saturday before Thanksgiving
    • Young Sportsman: Last Saturday in October
  • Grouse: Second Saturday in October
  • Quail: First Saturday in November
  • Rabbit: First Saturday in November
  • Squirrel: Fourth Saturday in August

For more specific information and to get the dates for other game species, refer to the current Tennessee Hunting & Trapping Guide.