Oakland County Parks will be offering open archery and managed hunting opportunities starting on November 15. If you’re a deer hunter in Oakland County, get all of your equipment and call your friends. Addison Oaks County Park will be closed for managed hunting on the following days in 2013:
- November 15
- November 19
- November 21
- November 26
- December 10
- December 12
Please note that Addison Oaks – East will remain open during these days.
Active deer management is essential to maintaining deer populations at ecologically sustainable levels, to ensure the long-term health of natural communities within the parks. Find details about natural resource management on Destination Oakland.
It’s critical that hunters practice proper safety at all times when hunting. Deer hunting is a popular outdoor activity, one that is often shared with family and friends. Hunting requires you to be informed about how to hunt, being focused, skilled and patient. The most important safety tip is to be careful when deer hunting. Hunters who do not follow hunting safety tips put themselves and other innocent people at risk.
Additional information: Michigan Hunting Seasons and Licenses and Permits