2013 Elk hunt permits to be auctioned on eBay – WRCBtv.com

NASHVILLE (AP) - The fifth permit for participation in Tennessee's fifth managed elk hunt will be awarded to the successful bidder in an eBay auction to be held from July 18-28. Proceeds from the auction benefit the state's elk restoration … [Read more...]

Turkey hunt numbers see big jump | The Tennessean

By Mike Organ The harvest for opening weekend of the spring turkey-hunting season in Tennessee was significantly larger than last year. The spring season opened last Saturday, and by the end of the day Sunday a total of 8,367 birds were killed, … [Read more...]

Fishing’s big rig: Lure catches on fast, but stirs controversy » The Commercial Appeal

By Bryan Brasher Bobby Wilson, chief of fisheries for the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, will be traveling to Shreveport, La., next month for the annual Bassmaster Classic on the Red River. He won't be competing. As much he enjoys … [Read more...]

Winter Musky Hunting in Tennessee- WFN.com

Mark Bilbrey While bass fishing in a small lake last summer my wife and I made an amazing discovery. We witnessed something that has not been seen in a Tennessee lake in many years. As we paddled our canoe to the back of a creek we saw some … [Read more...]

Elk hunter will take only a bow to woods | The Tennessean

Deputy Bob Burns' jurisdiction doesn't reach Tennessee, but he laid down the law when it came to deciding on the primitive hunting method his younger brother Greg will use in the state's second managed elk hunt. Greg will rely only on a … [Read more...]

Tenn. Turkey Season Kicks Off With Kids Only – Chattanoogan.com

The statewide young sportsman hunt March 27-28 will launch the spring turkey hunting season in Tennessee. The regular season will begin the next week, Saturday April 3 and will continue through Sunday, May 16.The young sportsman hunt is growing in … [Read more...]

Big-game hunting close to home | The Times Daily | Florence, AL

Kentucky, Tennessee now open to elk hunting By Dennis Sherer Staff Writer The last time Jeff Patterson went elk hunting, he spent 25 hours behind the wheel driving to the Rocky Mountains. He hopes to be able to go elk hunting this fall or … [Read more...]

Brasher: Elk hunt on target to be good thing, someday : Outdoors : Memphis Commercial Appeal

By Bryan Brasher Contact, Memphis Commercial Appeal Sunday, January 25, 2009 For many West Tennesseans, the idea of our state holding an elk hunting season is kind of sore subject. Here's how they see it: TENNESSEE ELK SEASON It was … [Read more...]

Tennessee Elk Hunt is Official – Chattanoogan.com

Elk Hunt Applications to be accepted beginning April 1 by Richard Simms The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Commission approved to allow Tennessee’s first elk hunt among its business today at the January meeting held at Reelfoot Lake State … [Read more...]

TWRA prepares for Tennessee’s first elk hunting season

By GEORGE THWAITES KINGSPORT — The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency continues to make preparations for the state’s first elk hunting season in 2009. The status of the state’s elk restoration project was one of the issues covered during the … [Read more...]