Butterfield Trail State Recreation Area
Hunter Fact Sheet
2012 - 2013 Season
LOCATION: Butterfield Trail SRA is located 2 miles west and 1.5 miles south of Crescent City, in central Iroquois county. See Map.
DESCRIPTION: TOTAL ACRES: 142 HUNTABLE ACRES: 120OPEN DITCH: 3.0 TIMBERED ACRES: 120 WATER ACRES: 3
Butterfield Trail SRA is characterized by major habitat areas consisting of 100% forest and shrub land. Spring creek flows through the tract.
SEASONS, HOURS, LIMITS
|Squirrel||See Below||Statewide||Statewide Regulations|
|Deer (Bow)||See Below||Statewide||Statewide Regulations|
|Rail, Woodcock, Snipe||See Below||8 a.m - 4 pm||Statewide Regulations|
|Raccoon, Opossum, Fox, Coyote||See Below||Statewide||Free Site Permit Required|
|Furbearer Trapping||See Below||Statewide||Site Permit Required|
|Turkey (Spring)||See Below||Statewide||Statewide Regulations|
|Turkey (Spring) Youth||See Below||Statewide||Statewide Regulations|
|Turkey (Fall Archery)||See Below||Statewide||Statewide Regulations|
*** IN ALL CASES, ask site personnel about current regulations, special rules and site conditions.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Site Office at (815) 435-2218. For general information about hunting regulations and applications please click here.
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