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Special Waterfowl Hunt Dates For Patoka Lake

Last updated on Thursday, September 26, 2013

(PATOKA LAKE) - Patoka Lake’s Eastern and Allen Creek waterfowl resting areas will be open for hunting and boat traffic on the dates listed below:

The Eastern WRA (upstream of Wall's boat ramp) and Allen Creek WRA (west finger of Little Patoka area) will be open for hunting one-half hour before sunrise to sunset. Non-toxic shot is required by law.

Sycamore Creek WRA is closed to waterfowl hunting at all times and to boat traffic Nov. 1-Jan. 31.

Patoka is in Indiana's south zone for waterfowl hunting. Season dates are Nov. 2-10 and Nov.30-Jan. 19 for ducks. Goose season dates are Nov. 2-12 and Nov. 30-Jan. 31. The youth waterfowl hunting weekend is Oct. 26-27.

Hunters are required to use the self-service hunter check stations daily.

For more information, call the Patoka Lake office between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. at (812) 685-2464.

Patoka Lake (stateparks.IN.gov/2953.htm) is at 3084 N. Dillard Road, Birdseye, IN 47513.

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