2020 Small Game Seasons

Tennessee’s small game species includes squirrel (fox, red and gray), grouse, rabbit and quail. (Grouse hunting is prohibited west of Interstate 65.) No supplemental licenses are required to hunt small game, other than the general hunting license, except on wildlife management areas, if applicable.

SpeciesOpening DateClosing DateDaily Bag
SquirrelAugust 22February 2810
Spring SquirrelMay 8June 1310
GrouseOctober 10February 283
RabbitNovember 7February 285
QuailNovember 7February 286