2012-13 hunting seasons

In Rappahannock County, the 2012-2013 hunting seasons are as follows (more information, including permit and check-in regulations, are online at dgif.virginia.gov/hunting/regulations).

Bear season

Archery: Oct 6-Nov. 16 statewide

Muzzleloader: Nov. 10-16 statewide

Firearms: Nov. 17-Jan. 5

Deer season

Early Archery: Oct. 6-Nov. 16 statewide

Early Muzzleloader: Nov. 3-16

Late Archery: Dec. 3-Jan. 5

Muzzleloader: Nov. 3-16

Firearms: Nov. 17-Jan. 5

Turkey season

Archery: Oct. 6-Nov. 10 statewide

Youth Fall Turkey Hunt Day: Oct. 20

Fall Firearms: Oct. 27-Nov. 9, Nov. 22, Dec. 3-29 and Jan. 12-26

Spring 2013 season: April 13-May 4 (a half hour before sunrise until noon) and May 6-18 (a half hour before sunrise to sunset)