Hunting In Iowa


Iowa while in Iowa there are not a wide variety of game animals, they make up for it with excellent deer, turkey and pheasant hunting. For Landowners there are is a very large number of hunters looking for lease opportunities and the state currently has less than three percent of land in public ownership.



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Below are some of the featured public hunting listings in the state of Iowa that are available on HLRBO as well as contact information for the Department of Natural Resources in Iowa should you have any questions about regulations or licensing.




Iowa Featured Listings


Wapello County IA - 500 Acres
94th Ave
Ottumwa, IA 52501

Wapello County, IA 500 acres. Open to food plots but will have to work around the CRP acres, and several have already been established. Farmer is also willing to sell back crop and leave some areas standing as additional food sources. Several Treestands already in place. Hunting lease available for up to 4 people for the 2019-2020 season. These properties are all 3 a great mix of thick bedding, big hardwood timber, CRP, and food sources. Plenty of deer sign, a quick walk will show you high deer density. Great options for both bow and gun seasons.
500 Acres



Guided Turkey Hunting IA
1433-1421 118th Ave
Indianola, IA 50125

Guided turkey hunt on private hunting land. Birds will be scouted and ready to hunt. I will personally hunt with you and guide you while hunting. Send me and email to see what fits best for schedule. 2 DAY WEEKEND HUNTS $600 per person for hunting + meals are included Lodging not included but I can help set lodging up for you. Ill pick you up where you stay and return you where you stay. Hunting, Turkey Hunting, Iowa, Iowa Turkey Hunting
100 Acres



326 a, tillable, timber, CRP
2142 177th St
Lowden, IA 52255

326 acres, roughly 250 tillable, 50 CRP, 26 timber. Ground is hills and valleys with the slopes mixed cropland and CRP for erosion control making it nearly ideal upland hunting. Located just north of the Townsend Wildlife Area and has many deer and Turkey
326 Acres



Iowa DNR Information


IA State DNR

Address: Wallace State Office Building
502 East 9th Street, 4th Floor
Des Moines, IA  50319-0034

Phone #: 515-725-8200
Website: http://www.iowadnr.gov/Hunting


Iowa Hunter Safety Course


Hunter safety courses are required in most states in order to purchase a hunting license. Follow the link below to take a certified hunter safety course online for Iowa.

Iowa Hunter Safety Course