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2014-2015 Hunting Hours table
Hunting hours are set by the Commission by the week for the hunting license year. However, in the interest of safety, hunters must
consider the effects weather and field conditions may have on positive target identification and a clear shot path. Obviously, taking a
risky shot is always a safety concern.
Legal hunting hours for all small and big game in Pennsylvania are from one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset.
Note the following exceptions:
1) During the regular antlered or antlered/antlerless deer seasons, it is unlawful to take or attempt to take other wild birds or mammals,
except game birds on regulated hunting grounds, migratory waterfowl and coyotes,* feral swine, wild boar and bears.
* Note: Outside of any big game season (deer, bear, elk or turkey), coyotes
may be taken with a hunting or furtaker license, and without wearing
Pennsylvania Meridian MaP
Hunting Hours Begin & End 4 Minutes
orange. During any big game season, coyotes may be taken while lawfully
Later for Each Meridian West of the 75th
hunting big game or with a furtaker license.
2) Raccoon, fox, coyote* and bobcat may be hunted any hour, day or night,
except during restricted periods in paragraph 1 (see furtaking section).
3) Striped skunk, opossum and weasel may be hunted any hour, day or
night.
4) Spring Gobbler Season: One-half hour before sunrise until noon on the
youth hunt day, and from the opening day of the regular season through
the third Saturday, and then from one-half hour before sunrise to one-half
hour after sunset for the remainder of the season.
5) Migratory birds (waterfowl, doves, woodcock, snipe, rails and gallinules)
may be hunted from one-half hour before sunrise until sunset, except during
the September resident Canada goose season, when Canada geese may be
hunted from one-half hour before sunrise until one-half hour after sunset.
6) The September segment of dove season hunting hours is 12 noon to
sunset (tentative depending on the USFWS).
Following are the hunting hours for small and big game, except for migratory game birds, which are set by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife
Service, and that hunting hours table can be found in the "Waterfowl/Migratory Game Birds" section in this Digest. Don't forget to add
the minutes from the Meridian Map to your starting and ending times.

Dates

June 29 - July 5
July 6 - 12
July 13 - 19
July 20 - 26
July 27 - Aug. 2
Aug. 3- 9
Aug. 10 - 16
Aug. 17 - 23
Aug. 24 - 30
Aug. 31 - Sept. 6
Sept. 7 - 13
Sept. 14 - 20
Sept. 21 - 27
Sept. 28 - Oct. 4
Oct. 5 - 11
Oct. 12 - 18
Oct. 19 - 25
Oct. 26- Nov. 1
Nov. 2 - 8 * Ends
Nov. 9 - 15
Nov. 16 - 22
Nov. 23 - 29
Nov. 30 - Dec. 6
Dec. 7 - 13
Dec. 14 - 20
Dec. 21 - 27
Dec. 28 - Jan. 3

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5:08
5:12
5:18
5:24
5:30
5:38
5:44
5:51
5:57
6:04
6:11
6:17
6:24
6:31
6:38
6:45
6:53
7:01
6:09
6:17
6:25
6:32
6:39
6:44
6:49
6:52
6:53

9:02
9:00
8:56
8:50
8:43
8:34
8:24
8:14
8:04
7:52
7:41
7:29
7:18
7:07
6:56
6:45
6:36
6:27
5:20
5:14
5:09
5:06
5:05
5:05
5:06
5:09
5:14

Dates

Jan. 4 - 10
Jan. 11 - 17
Jan. 18 - 24
Jan. 25 - 31
Feb. 1 - 7
Feb. 8 - 14
Feb. 15 - 21
Feb. 22 - 28
Mar. 1 - 7
Mar. 8 - 14 * Begins
Mar. 15 - 21
Mar. 22 - 28
Mar. 29 - Apr. 4
Apr. 5 - 11
Apr. 12 - 18
Apr. 19 - 25
Apr. 26 - May 2
May. 3 - 9
May 10 - 16
May 17 - 23
May 24 - 30
May 31 - June 6
June 7 - 13
June 14 - 20
June 21 - 27
June 28 - July 4

* Daylight Saving Time

Begin a.m. enD p.m.
6:53
6:51
6:49
6:44
6:38
6:31
6:22
6:13
6:03
6:52
6:41
6:30
6:18
6:07
5:56
5:46
5:36
5:27
5:20
5:13
5:08
5:04
5:02
5:01
5:02
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5:20
5:27
5:35
5:43
5:51
5:59
6:07
6:16
6:23
7:31
7:38
7:45
7:53
8:00
8:07
8:14
8:21
8:28
8:35
8:42
8:48
8:53
8:58
9:01
9:03
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