Duck Hunting

duck hunting

Waterfowl hunting in North Carolina is in high demand by all hunters, and there is no shortage of duck hunting in Currituck County. Various habitats in and around the Currituck Sound, from open water territories to marsh estuaries and grassy flats, are home to several species of ducks.

North Carolina duck hunting allows for a long season during the winter months as long as one possesses a North Carolina hunting license and a duck stamp. Different species of duck that are common in the area include: teal, pintails, mallards, black ducks, blackheads, ruddy ducks, buffleheads, canvasbacks, and redheads.

To take full advantage of North Carolina waterfowl hunting environments, one should have a good set of waders and rain gear on hand. Warm clothes are also a must during the time of year that duck hunting is available in Currituck County.

Many hunters combine duck hunting with other waterfowl or deer hunting in North Carolina. By choosing a reputable guide, some quality decoys, and a trusty canine companion, duck hunting in North Carolina can be a rewarding and exhilarating waterfowl hunting experience.

Season Dates and Bag Limits provided by the NC Wildlife Resource Commission