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CWD Check Stations are in effect for 2022 Firearm Deer Seasons

Goode’s Woods Nature Preserve

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Site Characteristics

Site Specific Regulations

  • All statewide hunting regulations apply at site unless noted hereafter.
  • Permits and parking pass issued via a public drawing at the site office. Application period is March 1-30, with the drawing the first week day in April.
  • Use Hunt Planner to find hunting seasons open at this site.
  • Hunters may leave stands unattended during the week they are hunting. All stands must be labeled with name, address and telephone number.
  • Species-specific rules:


  • Archery
    • An antlerless deer must be harvested prior to the harvest of an antlered deer.
    • One hunter will be allocated per week.


  • Turkey hunting not permitted.


  • Waterfowl hunting not permitted.


  • Squirrel/rabbit hunting not permitted.

Upland Birds

  • Upland bird hunting not permitted.


  • Furbearer hunting or trapping not permitted.