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2019 Free Youth Deer Hunt Registration

Monday, October 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

2019 Free youth deer hunt registration is underway to win the chance to record first harvest. Youth between the ages of 10-16, who are hunter safety certified and who have never harvested a deer, are eligible to win a spot. The TWRA will host the hunt in conjunction with the opening day of the 2019 Tennessee Young Sportsman Deer Hunt on Saturday, Oct. 26. A total of 30 young hunters will be selected to participate. A Friday night cookout will be held. Sites will be available for those who wish to camp (participants must provide their own camping gear). Breakfast and lunch will also be provided Saturday.  TWRA will hold a drawing and the winners will be notified by Oct. 18. Interested hunters may complete an application and mail it to the following address: Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, Youth Deer Hunt Giveaway, 5107 Edmondson Pike, Nashville, TN 37211. All applications must be received by Oct. 15. For more information or to receive an application, contact Donald Hosse, TWRA Outreach Program Coordinator at Don.Hosse@tn.gov or (615) 781-6541. Applications are also available on TWRA’s website at www.tnwildlife.org.