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Canemount WMA Youth Deer 


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

Youth Deer Hunts:

  • Limited draw youth hunt open only to Mississippi residents fifteen (15) years of age or younger.
  • You must be drawn to hunt at Canemount WMA. Each drawn hunter will be able to bring 1 youth hunting guest.
  • This is a 2-day hunt (November 11 - 12).
  • Hunters will be selected through a random computer drawing.
  • 6 hunters will be selected for the 2-day hunt and randomly assigned to one of 6 designated hunt units.
  • Only 1 hunter will be assigned to each clearly marked hunt unit per hunt.
  • Each youth hunter must be in the presence and under the direct supervision of a licensed or exempt hunter at least twenty-one (21) years of age when hunting.
  • A licensed hunter supervising a child must hold a valid Mississippi resident hunting license and a WMA User Permit.

Application Instructions:

  • Applications will be accepted from August 1 - August 31.
  • Applicants may only apply once.
  • 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 License to apply for hunts.
  • Selected hunters must purchase a permit for $200.