Updated as of 4/6/2020 - “MUZZLELOADING RIFLE AND MUZZLELOADING SHOTGUN means a primitive weapon that is loaded exclusively from the muzzle and has a permanent breech plug. When the plug is removed the gun is rendered inoperable, or incapable of firing modern-day ammunition. Deer may only be hunted with a muzzleloader that is .38 caliber or larger."
OHIO MUZZLELOADER HUNTING SEASONS
Muzzleloader Deer Hunts
|Season||Bag Limit||Season Dates||Notes|
|Muzzleloader||See Regs||Jan 4th - Jan 7th||See County Regs For Bag Limits & Other Restrictions|
OHIO MUZZLELOADER HUNTING SEASON REGULATIONS
- Muzzleloaders must load from the muzzle only
- Muzzleloaders must have a permanent breech plug
- Muzzleloaders are incapable of firing modern ammunition
- Muzzleloaders must be .38 caliber or larger for deer hunting
This information is subject to change, for more information visit: Ohio Hunting Regulations
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