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Canemount WMA Gun Deer 

For detailed information about the Canemount Drawing please see the "Canemount Deer Draw Hunt Procedures" page.

All Deer Hunts:

  • Limited draw hunts at Canemount WMA are open ONLY to Mississippi resident license holders and exempt residents. You must be 16 years of age or older to apply.
  • You must be drawn to hunt at Canemount WMA. No guests allowed, but for applicants 21 years old or older, one youth, aged 15 years old or younger, may accompany or hunt with a permitted hunter.
  • All hunts are 3-day hunts (Friday - Sunday or Monday - Wednesday).
  • Hunters will be selected through a random computer drawing.
  • 12 hunters will be selected for each 3-day hunt and randomly assigned to one of 6 designated hunt units.
  • Only 2 hunters will be assigned to each clearly marked hunt unit per hunt.

Application Instructions:

  • Applications will be accepted from August 1 - August 31. Applicants may only apply once for each hunt.
  • Hunters must provide a valid e-mail address when applying and will be notified by e-mail if drawn.
  • Applicants MUST have a valid MS Resident WMA User Permit or Lifetime Hunting Licence to apply for hunts.
  • Selected hunters must purchase a permit for $300.