Washington Rabbit Season Information

In Washington, there are specific hunting seasons for different types of rabbits. Here are the details:

  • Cottontail Rabbit and Snowshoe Hare Season:

    • Hunting Start Date: September 1
    • Hunting End Date: March 15
    • Note: During this season, there is a bag limit of 5 cottontail rabbits or snowshoe hares, straight or mixed bag. The possession limit is 15 cottontails or snowshoe hares, straight or mixed bag.
  • Jackrabbit Season:

    • Hunting Start Date: Closed statewide
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