A one-day wild turkey hunting opportunity for any youth and individuals who are non-ambulatory.
This hunting opportunity is only for youth aged 10 through 15 years and for non-ambulatory persons, the who use a wheelchair for mobility. The 2023 spring wild turkey hunting season for all other hunters will run from April 8 through May 6.
Young hunters must be accompanied by an adult (21 or older). Hunters aged 13 to 15 must have a valid Delaware junior hunting license and must have taken a Basic Hunter Safety course as well as a Delaware-approved turkey hunter safety course.
Adult companions must be licensed to hunt in Delaware (or exempt) and must have taken an approved turkey hunter safety class. Adult companions may not possess a firearm during the hunt. Young hunters must be of sufficient size and physical strength to safely handle a firearm.
The normal bag limits and regulations apply. All turkeys taken must be registered.
All state wildlife areas and state forests open for turkey hunting will be open for the Youth and Non-Ambulatory Turkey Hunt.