Fort Campbell - Hunting, Fishing, and Environmental Recreation Permits


PERMIT SALES:

2021-2022 Hunting, Fishing, and Environmental Recreation validations and permit sales will begin Monday 1 March 2021.  Individuals must first purchase appropriate state license(s) from either Kentucky or Tennessee and complete the validation processes to become eligible for a Fort Campbell permit.

VALIDATIONS:

All individuals wishing to hunt must have proof of hunter safety certification at time of validation.

Individuals that do not possess a valid DoD ID Card must complete a criminal background check.  This background check must be completed annually.  Background checks expire every year on 28 February.

Below is a list of individuals that do not need an annual criminal background check:

1.) Active Duty Military
2.) Retired Military with valid DoD ID Card
3.) DoD Employees with valid DoD ID Card

All other individuals must receive clearance from Physical Security prior to obtaining validation or permit(s) from Fort Campbell Fish and Wildlife.

All individuals must create an iSportsman account prior to validation. Click here to make an account.

Below are descriptions of each validation:

VALIDATION

QUALIFICATION

2021 Military Community (Hunting)

All individuals that possess a DoD ID Card. Must show proof of hunter education certification and TN or KY hunting license.. VA Cards do not qualify as DoD ID Cards.

Do not need criminal background check.

2021 E1-E4 (Hunting)

All Active Duty personnel ranked E1-E4 that wish to hunt. Must show proof of hunter education certification and TN or KY hunting license.

Do not need criminal background check.

2021 DAV – Exempt

Disabled American Veterans that possess a KY or TN state DAV license. Need criminal background check if they do not possess a DoD ID Card. VA Cards do not qualify as DoD ID Cards.

2021 DAV Hunting – Nonexempt

Disabled American Veterans that show proof from VA that do not possess KY or TN state DAV license. Must show proof of hunter education certification and TN or KY hunting license. Need criminal background check if they do not possess a DoD ID Card. VA Cards do not qualify as DoD ID Cards.

2021 Civilian (Hunting)

All individuals that do not possess a DoD ID Card. Must have valid criminal background check from Fort Campbell Physical Security. Must show proof of hunter education certification and TN or KY hunting license.

2021 Youth Hunting – Exempt

Individuals 17 years old or younger that wish to hunt at time of permit purchase. Must show proof of hunter education certification and TN or KY hunting license if required.

2021 Handicapped Hunter

Individuals that possess state issued handicapped parking placard and documentation or state issued license plate and proof of registration.

2021 Exempt Fishing and Recreation

All individuals that are exempt from purchasing Fort Campbell permits due to status (Youth, DAV Exempt and E1-E4).

2021 Nonexempt Fishing and Recreation

All individuals not exempt from purchasing Fort Campbell permits due to status.

 

PERMITS:

All permits must be purchased through iSportsman using debit/credit card.

All permit sales are final.

Fort Campbell Hunting, Fishing, and Environmental Recreation permits:
(All permits expire 28 February, annually)

PERMIT

DESCRIPTION

PRICE

Active Duty On Leave (Fish/Rec)

For Active Duty Soldiers on leave with state exemption wishing to participate in fishing and environmental recreation (no hunting).

Valid for 5 day increments. Must be renewed according to leave papers.

 

FREE with state waiver

Active Duty On Leave (Hunting)

For Active Duty Soldiers on leave with state exemption wishing to participate in hunting, fishing, and environmental recreation.

Valid for 5 day increments. Must be renewed according to leave papers.

 

FREE with state waiver

E1-E4 Hunting Permit

Permits hunting of all authorized species on Fort Campbell for Active Duty soldiers ranked E1-E4. Hunters must possess appropriate KY or TN state licenses according to pursued species. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and check with state requirements prior to hunting on Fort Campbell with this permit.

FREE

Sportsman - Active Duty

Permits all hunting and fishing activities on Fort Campbell.  Individuals must have appropriate KY and TN state hunting/fishing licenses specific to pursued species prior to using this permit on Fort Campbell. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and KY/TN state regulations for more information.

$60.00

Sportsman - DoD

Permits all hunting and fishing activities on Fort Campbell. Individuals must have appropriate KY and TN state hunting/fishing licenses specific to pursued species prior to using this permit on Fort Campbell. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and KY/TN state regulations for more information.

$60.00

Sportsman - Civilians

Permits all hunting and fishing activities on Fort Campbell. Individuals must have appropriate KY and TN state hunting/fishing licenses specific to pursued species prior to using this permit on Fort Campbell. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and KY/TN state regulations for more information.

$60.00

DAV Sportsman - Exempt

Permits all hunting and fishing activities on Fort Campbell. Individuals must have appropriate KY and TN state hunting/fishing licenses specific to pursued species prior to using this permit on Fort Campbell. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and KY/TN state regulations for more information.

Provides access to handicap hunting areas.

 

FREE with TN or KY DAV License

DAV Sportsman - Nonexempt

Permits all hunting and fishing activities on Fort Campbell. Individuals must have appropriate KY and TN state hunting/fishing licenses specific to pursued species prior to using this permit on Fort Campbell. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and KY/TN state regulations for more information.

Provides access to handicap hunting areas.

 

$60.00

Youth Sportsman - Active Duty

Permits all hunting and fishing activities on Fort Campbell. Individuals must have appropriate KY and TN state hunting/fishing licenses specific to pursued species prior to using this permit on Fort Campbell. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and KY/TN state regulations for more information.

FREE

Youth Sportsman - DoD

Permits all hunting and fishing activities on Fort Campbell. Individuals must have appropriate KY and TN state hunting/fishing licenses specific to pursued species prior to using this permit on Fort Campbell. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and KY/TN state regulations for more information.

FREE

Youth Sportsman - DAV

Permits all hunting and fishing activities on Fort Campbell. Individuals must have appropriate KY and TN state hunting/fishing licenses specific to pursued species prior to using this permit on Fort Campbell. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and KY/TN state regulations for more information.

Does not include access to handicap hunting areas. Youth must accompany a DAV adult into a handicap hunting area.

FREE

Youth Sportsman - Civilian

Permits all hunting and fishing activities on Fort Campbell. Individuals must have appropriate KY and TN state hunting/fishing licenses specific to pursued species prior to using this permit on Fort Campbell. See CAM-Regulation 200-4 and KY/TN state regulations for more information.

FREE

Annual Deer - Active Duty

Permits deer hunting and game scouting.

$35.00

Annual Deer - DAV Nonexempt

Permits deer hunting and game scouting.

$35.00

Annual Deer - DoD

Permits deer hunting and game scouting.

$35.00

Annual Deer - Civilian

Permits deer hunting and game scouting.

$35.00

Annual Turkey - Active Duty

Permits turkey hunting and game scouting only.

$35.00

Annual Turkey - DAV Nonexempt

Permits turkey hunting and game scouting only.

$35.00

Annual Turkey - DoD

Permits turkey hunting and game scouting only.

$35.00

Annual Turkey - Civilians

Permits turkey hunting and game scouting only.

$35.00

Small Game - Active Duty

Permits small game hunting (including coyote/bobcat) and game scouting.

$25.00

Small Game - DAV Nonexempt

Permits small game hunting (including coyote/bobcat) and game scouting.

$25.00

Small Game - DoD

Permits small game hunting (including coyote/bobcat) and game scouting.

$25.00

Small Game - Civilian

Permits small game hunting (including coyote/bobcat) and game scouting.

$25.00

One Day Hunting - Active Duty

Permits all authorized hunting and game scouting for one day only.

$10.00

One Day Hunting - DAV Nonexempt

Permits all authorized hunting and game scouting for one day only.

$10.00

One Day Hunting - DoD

Permits all authorized hunting and game scouting for one day only.

$10.00

One Day Hunting - Civilian

Permits all authorized hunting and game scouting for one day only.

$10.00

Handicapped Area Access Permit

Provides access to handicap hunting areas.

Must obtain appropriate Fort Campbell hunting permit in conjunction with this free access permit.

 

FREE to those qualified, see validations table for Handicapped Hunter Validation.

Fishing - Exempt

Permits fishing for all individuals exempt from purchasing Fort Campbell permits due to status (Youth, DAV Exempt, and E1-E4).

FREE

Fishing - Nonexempt

Permits annual fishing for all individuals not exempt from purchasing Fort Campbell permits due to status.

$20.00

One Day Fishing

Permits fishing for one day only.

$5.00

One Day Environmental Recreation

Permits general environmanetal recreation activities for one day only.

$5.00

Environmental Recreation - Exempt

Permits general environmental recreation activities only.  (Youth and DAV Exempt).

FREE

Environmental Recreation - Nonexempt

Permits general environmental recreation activities only.

$20.00

 

Fort Campbell Fish & Wildlife Office:
Directorate of Public Works
Environmental Division, Conservation Branch
Fish and Wildlife Program

Fort Campbell, Kentucky 42223

Contact Information:
General Information (270) 798-9824
Report Violators: (931) 472-8730
Report UXO Dial: (270) 798-3001
For Emergencies Dial: 911