When is Hunting Season In Iowa

Deer

Youth: September 21 to October 6

Disabled hunter: September 21 to October 6 2019

Archery: October 1 to December 6 and December 23 to January 10 2020

Muzzleloader: October 12 to October 20 and December 23 to January 10

Shotgun: December 7 to December 11 and December 14 to December 22

Non-resident: December 24 to January 2

Turkey

Fall gun/bow: October 14 to December 6

Fall archery: October 1 to December 6 and December 23 to January 10

Small Game

Bobwhite quail: October 26 to January 31

Cottontail rabbit: August 31 to February 28

Squirrel: August 31 to January 31 2020

Pigeon: open all year

More information on state website.