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Apply for Drawn Hunts

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Tom Behrens has over 50 years experience in fishing and hunting across the United States. Much of this time was spent in Oklahoma and Texas where he became very familiar with the outdoor opportunities in these states. You may contact him by email at: tomdoglover29@aol.com




The first application deadlines are August 1. Application deadlines are on the 1st and 15th of each month. Drawings are usually held the following business day. E-Postcard Hunts and US Forest Service Antlerless Deer Permits requiring a 2018-19 Annual Public Hunting Permit to apply will be available beginning August 15.

Highlights


Premium Private Lands Dove Hunts – quality dove hunts with a reputable hunting outfitter on private land. New properties have been added this year in Bell and Ellis Counties.
New Hunt Areas – including hunts available at Palmetto State Park and the newly acquired Powderhorn WMA
Youth Only (age 8-16) hunt categories have no application or permit fees


How it Works


- Browse hunts by category or location.
- Use your Customer ID as your identifier.
- Apply online up to 11:59 p.m. Central Time on the deadline date.
- Apply multiple times in the same category.
- The application fee is $0, $3 or $10, depending on the hunt.
- After you apply, you can check your drawing status at any time.
- If you are drawn for a hunt, an $80 or $130 permit fee is required for most hunts. Some hunts have no permit fees.


Questions? Contact TPWD at hunt@tpwd.texas.gov.


Photo: Courtesy TPWD


 




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Possum Kingdom Lake Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Rain Likely

Hi: 36

Tuesday Night

Slight Chance Rain

Lo: 30

Wednesday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 58

Wednesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 37

Thursday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 58

Thursday Night

Slight Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 43

Friday

Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 57

Friday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 50


Possum Kingdom Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 2/19: 998.99 (-0.01)



Possum Kingdom Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Feb. 13)

Water fairly clear; 47–59 degrees; 0.05’ high. Black bass are slow on jigs and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair on live minnows. White bass are fair to good on slabs. Striped bass are fair on live shad. Catfish are fair on live and cut bait.