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DuPont State Recreational Forest is participating in the NC Wildlife Commission’s Game Land Program. Hunting is by permit only. Seasons are established for deer, turkey and small game. Registered as North Carolina Game Lands, hunting is by lottery only. Deer is typically Friday and Saturday in season; turkey is typically Thursday, Friday and Sat-urday in season. No Sunday hunting.
Hikers and other forest visitors should wear hunter orange blaze or other bright colors on hunting days when using trails outside the hunting safety zones.
Go to www.ncwildlife.org for more detailed information. See Permit Hunt Opportunities in NC and also NC Regulation Digest.
For information on obtaining a permit or for questions regarding hunting regulations, contact the NC Wildlife Resources Commission at (919) 662-4370.
To report hunting violations call 1-800-662-7137.
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